CBC First Ever Book Awards For Canadian Authors

I’m sorry, but they need to rethink the title of the award: Golden Beaver. This is a certificate given to the winner of a “Bookie”. The categories are also odd, like ‘Best Scene” and “Best Relationship” CBC Books created this monumental award named the Bookies, their first book club award *ever*, and I suppose no … Read more

Sad News-Brian Jacques, Author of Redwall Series Passes Away

I used to see his titles on the shelves all the time, and whenever I saw an illustration of what looked to me like a ferret–I would get excited. Of course, the animal was either a weasel or stoat, and unfortunately evil, but nonetheless I was happy the ferret relatives were getting press. It is … Read more