Browsing Category

books

  • Girl Unwrapped
    books

    Girl Unwrapped

    I adored Girl Unwrapped by Gabriella Goliger. It’s a rich piece of text about a young Jewish girl, Toni Goldblatt, growing up in 1960s Quebec. She’s torn in different directions by her…

  • Embroideries
    books

    Embroideries

      Graphic novels delight me, but I actually haven’t read very many. I of course read the Scott Pilgrim series (so good) — my boyfriend and I actually dressed as Scott…

  • Cannery Row
    books

    Cannery Row

      Cannery Row is by one of my favourite (maybe top 10?) authors, John Steinbeck. Dude knows how to write about disenfranchised, impoverished people and migrant workers of the Great Depression.…