Spring-Inspired Reads

Forget spring cleaning, we’ll be spring reading this season! As Spring approaches after one chilly winter, here are ten of our favourite reads, new and old, to read with your littles and brighten up your September days. Flower Power Labradors by Allison Langton Flower Power Labradors! Come with me to shake their paws. Black and … More Spring-Inspired Reads

The Value of Bookshops

For some time local businesses have found themselves diminishing thanks to large shopping chains and online retailers. Local bookshops are no exception to the rule. In Stranger Things season three, town members protest against the ’80s consumerist shift to the one-stop-shop and cultural sphere: the shiny new shopping centre. These days, shopping centres have been … More The Value of Bookshops

The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give “What’s the point of having a voice if you’re going to be silent?” Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when Starr is the only witness to the fatal shooting of her … More The Hate U Give