Category Books

Congratulations, Edmonton Public Library

2014 Gale/LJ Library of the Year: Edmonton Public Library, Transformed by Teamwork. For 101 years, Alberta‚Äôs Edmonton Public Library (EPL) has galvanized its ever-growing city. From its beginnings above a meat and liquor store in 1913 to its current configuration as a massive, team-driven enterprise, EPL has served as a pioneering gathering place, connecting people […]

Library Sale Loot [May]

Oh, hello-hello! I’m not going to bore anyone with excuses on why exactly I haven’t been posting here. I’ve been having one of the worst reading slumps in years, but I’ve been very productive in my other projects too. So in other words, my priorities have shifted at some point a couple of month ago […]

Liebster Award!

I was nominated by Cleo from Classical Carousel for a Liebster Award, which is a great way for us smaller scale bloggers to stay connected. Thank you Cleo, I am honoured and very happy to participate in this wonderful tradition. The Rules: Thank the blogger that nominated you and link back to their blog. Display […]

Novel: Storm Front [The Dresden Files #1]

Author: Jim Butcher, 2000 Genre: Mystery, Urban Fantasy Format: Ebook, 229 pages Here I go again – starting a new series. I’m not quite sure when The Dresden Files first caught my attention, but I think it was around the time the thirteenth novel came out and graced front displays of every book store. Something […]

Novel: A Feast for Crows [A Song of Ice and Fire #4]

Author: George R. R. Martin, 2005 Genre: Low Fantasy Format: Hardcover, 775 pages It looks like I’m posting here at the same rate as George releases his books. Jokes aside, I actually couldn’t wait to write down my thoughts on the forth instalment of my favourite series. I just finished the book last weekend and, […]

“The Terror” Giveaway Results

The giveaway closed last night. I received a total of five comments on my post about it, so I think everyone had a fair chance to win one of my favourite books. I used a random number generator at to pick a winner, and without further ado, the winner of this giveaway is… Cleo […]

Library Sale Loot [February] + Giveaway

I’m so very excited for today’s post! Yesterday I visited a local library sale and scored some really great books. I have to say this one was one of the most successful sales for me yet. But enough with introductions, because I cannot wait to how you what I brought home with me. Grab a […]