Radio Segment: Police Procedurals

Radio Segment: Police Procedurals

I recorded my last ‘summer’ book segment for the CBC this past week, so I wanted to focus on a popular genre that lots of people get excited about: the police procedural. ¬†Aside from mistakenly referring to the author+book title as the title of the first...
Book Review: Little Deaths by Emma Flint

Book Review: Little Deaths by Emma Flint

Clearly I am some sort of masochist because I picked up Little Deaths by Emma Flint knowing it was a book based on the real-life murders of two small children. Did I think this was going to be an easy book to read? Of course not, yet I read it anyway because my...
Radio Segment: Police Procedurals

Radio Segment: Bleak and Bleaker

My latest segment for the CBC focused on memoirs, two in particular. You can listen to it here. Bleaker House by Nell Stevens (which Smokey has read and adored) and You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me by Sherman Alexie. After listening to the recording just now,...
Video Review: Waking Lions by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

Video Review: Waking Lions by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

So onto my next video review. The book I review below is called Waking Lions by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, and I picked it up because of the premise-it’s timely and unique. It’s also a translation, which prompted me to read it because I love exploring books...