Review: Bleaker House

I’ll admit that an ad convinced me to buy Bleaker House. I’ve definitely got a thing for memoirs about people putting themselves through hardship, and this one’s about writing so I had to go for it. Summary Nell Stevens was determined to write a novel. So when the opportunity to travel… Continue Reading Review: Bleaker House

Review: This One Summer

I picked up This One Summer in Fredericton while I was on (an impromptu) vacation. I’d seen it praised on social media and heard that Jillian and Mariko Tamaki were redefining the genre, at it won a GG,  so I figured it’d be good. Plus, it seemed particularly fitting for a… Continue Reading Review: This One Summer

Happy New Year!

2015 was an eventful year for me. I received my English degree, traveled to Europe, lived in New York for six weeks while learning all about publishing (and growing my book collection considerably). I visited family in New Brunswick, started a new job in Ottawa, and started this blog. It… Continue Reading Happy New Year!