Book Title: A Thousand Dreams: Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside & The Fight For Its Future Author: Larry Campbell, Neil Boyd & Lori Culbert Published: 2009 Pages: 291 Category: nonfiction: Canadian politics; nonfiction: BC Politics As some of you may have noticed, the city of Vancouver is playing host to the Olympic Winter Games this February, and … Continue reading Book 7: A Thousand Dreams
Book Title: Canada & Other Matters of Opinion Author: Rex Murphy Published: 2009 Pages: 329 Category: Non-Fiction: Canadian politics, nonfiction: politics It took me quite a while to get through this fifth book in my attempt at 52 this year. I even read another book entirely between the first & second thirds of reading this … Continue reading Book 5: Canada & Other Matters of Opinion
Book Title: What Is Stephen Harper Reading? Author: Yann Martel Published: 2009 Pages: 228 Category: Non-Fiction: Canadian politics, Non-Fiction: Epistolary Review: I mentioned this book to one of my favourite little old ladies who comes into work, we always chat – she grew up very near the Castle that I went to for first year … Continue reading Book 2: What Is Stephen Harper Reading?