Book Talk March

Revisiting the classics is always fun. Remember the first picture book you read? The first novel? A book can truly capture your soul as a young child and spark your imagination. I love returning to the classics for inspiration and feel-good stories that never go out of style. My top picks: Charlotte’s Web and Black … Continue reading Book Talk March

Keeping it Fresh

A little while ago, one of the members of the North York Writers invited me to blog on this site.  I wondered what I could possibly contribute – I’m not a writer after all but an amateur musician and a librarian! I understand that you begin a sentence with a capital letter and end it … Continue reading Keeping it Fresh

Book Talk February

Books-to-film: there seems to be a veritable explosion of books being made into movies these days. In fact, many films that recently received Oscar nominations were based on books, including War Horse, Hugo and Tinker Tanker Soldier Spy (the latter for best actor, Gary Oldman). My book-to-film pick is We Need to Talk About Kevin … Continue reading Book Talk February