Posts Tagged ‘Canada’

His Whole Life by Elizabeth Hay

 Source: Free review copy received from publisher Five words from the blurb: boy, dog, family, Ontario, journey Elizabeth Hay is an […]

The Mountain and the Valley by Ernest Buckler

 Source: Personal Copy Five words from the blurb: boy, family, world, awakening, growth The Mountain and the Valley is a […]

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Five words from the blurb: Alaskan, wilderness, snow, girl, magical The Snow Child is a magical little book. It manages […]

Good to a Fault – Marina Endicott

  Winner of 2009 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Canada and the Caribbean, Finalist for 2008 Giller Prize. Good to a Fault follows […]

Red Dog, Red Dog – Patrick Lane

 Long listed for the 2008 Giller Prize Red Dog, Red Dog has intrigued me for a while. A few people were […]

Canada Reads 2010

A guest post written by Lija from The Writer’s Pet, who recently emigrated from Canada to the UK. My home country’s population […]