what i’m reading: braiding sweetgrass

Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer (2015) This was a required novel for one of my courses this past Winter semester and I am very glad I had the pleasure of reading this book during my undergraduate career. I read this book everywhere: on the bus during my commute to campus, at work while on…

the book every canadian should read

Wenjack, by Joseph Boyden (2016) Wenjack is a powerful story that sheds light on the mistreatment of First Nations children taken to residential schools. I acquired this book through a book swap with my good friend Lauren. For the month of December we traded books by our favourite authors. I lent her The Heart Goes…

what I’m reading: the bear

The Bear, by Claire Cameron (2014) I recently picked up this book from a thrift store in preparation for a series of long drives. I am not sure what about this book caught my attention, however, I am glad it did as it was a great read for a not-so-busy weekend. The Bear is a…