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(BLOG TOUR) Book Review: Solomon’s Ring by Mary Jennifer Payne

I received an ARC in exchange for an honest review. Summary (From Goodreads) Twin sisters Jade and Jasmine are finally together after a five-year separation, but there’s no time to enjoy the reunion. As Seers, the sisters are being hunted by demons spilling through the rift, and the city is on high alert against terrorist… Continue reading (BLOG TOUR) Book Review: Solomon’s Ring by Mary Jennifer Payne

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Book Review: Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City by Tanya Malaga

Format/Device: ebook (Kobo Aura H2O Edition 2) Current Price: $15.19 CAD Genre/Themes: Non-Fiction, Cultural (Canada), History, Racism, Death, Sadness, Police Relations Summary (From Goodreads) In 1966, twelve-year-old Chanie Wenjack froze to death on the railway tracks after running away from residential school. An inquest was called and four recommendations were made to prevent another tragedy. None… Continue reading Book Review: Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City by Tanya Malaga

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Book Review: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Format/Device: ebook (Kobo Aura H2O Edition 2) Current Price: $9.99 CAD Genre/Themes: Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Humour, Cultural Summary (From Goodreads) When New Yorker Rachel Chu agrees to spend the summer in Singapore with her boyfriend, Nicholas Young, she envisions a humble family home and quality time with the man she hopes to marry. But Nick has… Continue reading Book Review: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

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Book Review: Blood on Snow by Jo Nesbø

Format/Device: ebook (Kobo Aura H2O Edition 2) Current Price: $4.99 CAD Genre/Themes: Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Love Summary (From Goodreads) Olav lives the lonely life of a fixer. When you ‘fix’ people for a living – terminally – it’s hard to get close to anyone. Now he’s finally met the woman of his dreams. But there are… Continue reading Book Review: Blood on Snow by Jo Nesbø

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Book Review: Rose & Poe by Jack Todd

Format/Device: ebook (Kobo Aura H2O Edition 2) Current Price: $11.99 CAD Genre/Themes: Fiction, Retelling, Shakespeare, Love Summary (From Goodreads): Set in mythical Belle Coeur County in a time not too far from our own, Rose & Poe gloriously re-imagines Shakespeare’s The Tempest from the point of view of Caliban and his mother. Rose and her giant, simple… Continue reading Book Review: Rose & Poe by Jack Todd

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Book Review: The Break by Katherena Vermette

Format: ebook (Kobo Aura H2O Edition 2) Current Price: $13.59 CAD Genre/Themes: Fiction, Cultural, Canadian, Violence, Family Summary (From Goodreads) When Stella, a young Métis mother, looks out her window one evening and spots someone in trouble on the Break — a barren field on an isolated strip of land outside her house — she calls the… Continue reading Book Review: The Break by Katherena Vermette

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Book Review: Scarborough by Catherine Hernandez

Format: ebook (Kobo Touch) Price: $9.89 CAD Genre/Themes: Fiction, Diverse, LGBTQ, Family Summary (From Goodreads) Scarborough is a low-income, culturally diverse neighborhood east of Toronto, the fourth largest city in North America; like many inner city communities, it suffers under the weight of poverty, drugs, crime, and urban blight. Scarborough the novel employs a multitude of voices… Continue reading Book Review: Scarborough by Catherine Hernandez