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Book Bites: News and Views for October 2

#BannedBooksWeek display fr Lacey Timberland Library shows reasons for challenges to titles: https://t.co/0xwAzTHoBzpic.twitter.com/4rHdE6cz0y — amightygirl (@amightygirl) October 1, 2015   Banned Books Week (September 27 – October 3) celebrated the freedom to read with a special focus this year on the children’s books that are disproportionately the targets of challenges and bans. We took a… Read More »

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Book Bites: News and Views for September 25

#PotterItForward Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home pic.twitter.com/rPAM6Ib7xP — Jess Malfoy ⚯͛ (@jess_malfoy105) September 13, 2015   Goodreads released its picks for fall’s biggest books, and according to The Daily Beast, it includes some much buzzed-about titles as well as some interesting books that are flying further under the radar. Kate Morton,… Read More »

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Book Bites: News and Views for September 18

  Friends, fans, and publishers celebrated the launch of Karma Brown’s Come Away With Me at the Spoke Club in Toronto on September 16. Officially released on August 25, Brown’s powerful debut follows a young woman on international adventure she and her husband try to readjust to life following a tragedy. * It’s awards season!… Read More »

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Giller Prize Longlist Announced

Well, my to-be-read pile just got quite a bit higher. The longlist for the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize (known colloquially as the Giller) for Canadian fiction was announced this week, and it includes a pretty diverse company of writers, styles and publishers. The twelve titles include previously-nominated authors, a few newbies and an almost equal… Read More »

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