bookreviewsBook Review Archives

  • Memoir offers Intimate Look at writer’s near-death, Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record F9 of the Record May 2, 2009
    (Contact author for copy of review)
  • Reading with an eye to the kitchen, Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record D8 of the Record March 21, 2009
    (Contact author for copy of review)

 

Jailbird Kid, Waterloo Region Record Etcetera Section 2010/08/06
(Contact author for copy of review)

Jak’s Story, Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record online version
(Contact author for copy of review)

McInerney’s short stories are not for the faint of heart, Simon & Schuster Book Reviews
(Contact author for copy of review)

Anniversary cruise ended as Katrina began to blow, The Waterloo Region Record D9 August 8, 2009
(Contact author for copy of review)

Party days end suddenly for Shanghai sisters, The Waterloo Region Record D9 August 29, 2009 (Contact author for copy of full review)

Say Hello to Phineas, Book review of Amphibian, debut novel by Eastern Canada author Carla Gunn, The Waterloo Region Record C02 August 15, 2009

Kathy’s on a breakaway to find herself, The Waterloo Region Record F09 September 19, 2009 (Contact author for copy of full review)

Rex Murphy makes no Apologies for his Opinions, Waterloo Region Record, Life Section C09 of the Record November 14, 2009 (Contact author for copy of review)

Page-turners for the chef, Waterloo Region Record C4 of Etcetera 2009/11/23
(Contact author for copy of review)

Animal Expert Tells her life Story, Waterloo Region Record C7 2010/03/27
(Contact author for copy of review)

A girl looks in the mirror and sees someone else, Waterloo Region Record online version 2010/04/03 and Guelph Mercury online version 2010/04/02
(Contact author for copy of review)

Book Review: Lily in the Snow, Waterloo Region Record (online and print format) online version Waterloo Region Record 2010/04/30
(Contact author for copy of review)

Free as a Bird review, Bloom blog online — type into search Free as a Bird 2010/05/07

Year of Finding Memory–A Review of Judy Fong Bates memoir, The Waterloo Region Record Online 05/08/2010
(Contact author for copy of review)

C’mon Papa, Bloom blog (associated with Bloorview in Toronto) online May 26, 2010

Review of It is a Teen’s World, Ontario College of Teachers Professionally Speaking online link 2010/05/31

Sister’s cancer battle sends teen on voyage of discovery, Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record online 2010/06/04

C’mon Papa, Waterloo Region Record Etcetera Section 2010/06/19

Healthy Eating Cookbook review, Waterloo Region Record and Guelph Mercury online 2010/06/25

Recipes for Healthy Eating, Waterloo Region Record and Guelph Mercury online version 2010/06/27

Would You (a review of Marthe Jocelyn’s book) Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record online version 2010/10/08

Books for Young Adults: Growing up Ivy, Waterloo Region Record online and in ETCETERA section 2010 October 2

Choose your voice resource kit, Professionally Speaking–go to link, click Resources and scroll down to the review (9th in list) online version Fall, 2010

A Review of Me and Death–An Afterlife Adventure by Richard Scrimger, Waterloo Region Record, Online version, November 6, 2010

Just a touch of Fantasy, Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record online link 2010/11/20

Review of Books that Start with B by Vicki VanSickle, online Waterloo Region Record Jan. 29, 2011 Etc Cetera Section–books Jan. 29, 2011

Lucy Unstrung–A review, Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record online version 2011/02/04

Dogfight: A Love Story, Guelph Mercury / Waterloo Region Record online version February 11, 2011

Review Eric Walter’s Book Shaken, Guelph Mercury and Waterloo Region Record online version 02/18/2011

NounSense (A review), Professionally Speaking (a magazine for Ontario teachers) 53-54 and online March, 2011

Review of Random, Waterloo Region Record and Guelph Mercury online version 2011/03/19

Tim Wynne-Jones’ book Rex Zero, Waterloo Region Record online version, April 2, 2011

Packed with Urban Lingo, Waterloo Region Record and Guelph Mercury online 2011/05/14

Review of Saving Arm Pit, Waterloo Region Record and Guelph Mercury online version, June 18, 2011

Review of book Tyranny, Professionally Speaking (Professional magazine for teachers in Ontario) online version, also on page 72 September, 2011

Books for young adults: Testify, by Valerie Sherrard, Waterloo Region Record and Guelph Mercury online version 2011/11/19