Posted in October 2012

Book Review: The Evolution of Mara Dyer

Book Review: The Evolution of Mara Dyer

Picking up right where The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer left off, Michelle Hodkin’s latest book in the series follows Mara as she tries to navigate life in an outpatient psychiatric program. Threatened by Jude every turn she takes, Mara is terrified for her life. Unfortunately, no one except for Noah believes Mara’s claims that Jude … Continue reading

Book Review: Thirteen Reasons Why

Book Review: Thirteen Reasons Why

About two weeks ago I came home from work to find my Facebook wall completely flooded with links and articles about the death of a Vancouver teen named Amanda Todd. Bullied at school and on the Internet, Amanda made the tragic choice to take her own life. My blood literally ran cold and goosebumps covered … Continue reading

So you want to go to library school?

So you want to go to library school?

This article was originally posted on the blog Snow Drop Dreams as part of Ontario Library Week! Chrystal asked me to write up a posting on what it was like completing my Masters in Library and Information Science….so here it is! Maybe I’m biased, but I have to say that I think Librarianship is probably … Continue reading

A Video Review of The Fault in Our Stars

I’m sure Nerdfighters have already seen this video (as John Green shared it on his Tumblr page), but for those of you who haven’t and loved reading The Fault in Our Stars then check it out! It is probably one of the funniest book reviews I’ve ever seen! Warning: the review contains spoilers so don’t … Continue reading

Bachelor Canada Rant: Episode Two

Bachelor Canada Rant: Episode Two

My plan for tonight was to work on an essay for my final graduate course, but of course as soon as 9:30 hit I was instantly distracted by Bachelor Canada! As annoyed as I’ve been by the past few seasons of the Bachelor and Bachlorette, I continue to tune in because the pure idiocy of … Continue reading

Book Review: The Diviners

Book Review: The Diviners

Libba Bray fans prepare yourself! The Diviners is a thrilling, bone chilling read that will keep you turning the pages well into the night! When Evie moves to New York City to live with her uncle, curator of The Museum of American Folklore, Superstition and the Occult, the last thing she expects is to be … Continue reading

My Currently Crazy Life…

This post is first and foremost an apology! I won’t lie…I’ve been neglecting my blog shamelessly over the past two weeks. I promise there is a good reason though! You see…I got a job! Last Wednesday I was hired by one of my local school boards as a casual library technician! Basically, its like being … Continue reading

Book Review: Drama

Book Review: Drama

Ever since she saw the musical Les Miserables when she was a kid, Callie has been obsessed with the theatre! If it wasn’t for the fact that she has a terrible singing voice, she would be auditioning to take the lead role in her school production of Moon Over Mississippi. Instead, Callie is more then … Continue reading