Tag Archives: canadian literature

Book Beginnings on Friday

Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted at Rose City Reader.  It’s really simple:  Share the first sentence of the book you are currently reading and what it means to you. My beginning this week is from The Emperor … Continue reading

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A Fine Balance and My Connection to Oprah

A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry Published:  1995 by McClelland & Stewart Source:  Purchased   After pulling A Fine Balance off of my bookshelf to re-read it for the first time in many years, I am thrilled to say that it … Continue reading

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