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Hi! I’m Anne.

I’m a reader,
and dedicated bookworm.

As a critic I’ve got a steady supply of books to enjoy and discuss, so I share my bookish thoughts with just about anyone who will listen.

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Book Review: Are You Ready to Be Lucky? by Rosemary Nixon

Rosemary Nixon is a well-known figure in the Calgary literary scene, so I've been eager to something of hers  for awhile. Her last novel Kalila didn't appeal to me because of the heart-wrenching subject, so when a book of linked short stories labelled 'humorous' came...

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Book Review: Joseph Anton by Salman Rushdie

Wowee, this is a big book full of gossip, sex, death plots, celebrity name-dropping and life or death situations. Is this the latest Janet Evanovich hot off the shelves? No, it's the 600 page memoir of the very literary Salman Rushdie . Not familiar with the name?...

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Book Review: Cataract City by Craig Davidson

What's better than reading a book you really like? Meeting the author who wrote that book and telling him in person that you really liked his book. What's better than telling an author in person that you really liked his book? Telling a group of book-lovers in person...

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