Monthly Archives: May 2012

GOOD NEWS FOR VANCOUVER BOOK LOVERS

  If you live in Vancouver and are an avid reader, chances are you’ve spent many a blissful hour perusing the shelves of one of the many Book Warehouse locations scattered throughout the city. With a wide range of new books at bargain prices, it has long been a favourite book shopping destination. A couple of months ago the news… Read more »

WHAT THE @#$% ARE YOU READING?

  You may or may not have seen the article in US News last week about whether or not Young Adult books should have some sort of rating system on them. This discussion is largely centred around a study that was done revealing that much fiction intended for a youth audience contains profanity to various degrees. Some concerned consumers (and… Read more »

BOOK SERIES REVIEW | THE HUNGER GAMES TRILOGY – SUZANNE COLLINS

(Please note: Because this review covers a trilogy of books, it required spoilers. Please read at your own risk!) I came late to the Hunger Games. I am one of those who watched the movie – then figured maybe I’d give the books a go. But once I got started, I proceeded to zip through all three of them in… Read more »