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A Very Merry 150th Birthday to Alice in Wonderland

A Very Merry 150th Birthday to Alice in Wonderland

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland may be known for un-birthdays but today it celebrates a very un-un-birthday and turns 150 years old! In celebration of the book, I decided to give it a read for the first time (review to come) and do some research into this extremely quotable children’s classic. Did you know: Author Lewis Carroll’s real name … Continue reading

Happy Holidays from Bookish Notions

Happy Holidays from Bookish Notions

Whether you are traveling far or staying close to home this holiday season, may you be safe, warm and happy. Wishing you and your families all the best in the new year. And, as always, happy reading. ~Danielle

The Cure for a Book Slump

The Cure for a Book Slump

Do you ever find yourself in a book slump, a period where you just can’t summon the energy to pick up a book and start reading? I tend to fall into one every January. I’m not sure whether it’s dealing with the craziness of the holidays or the weather or what that makes me so lethargic … Continue reading

TFIOS Trailer is Out!

TFIOS Trailer is Out!

Why is June so far away? The Fault in Our Stars movie trailer already has me in tears—what the heck am I going to do in the theatres?! I’m going to need a dozen boxes of tissues to mop up all the ugly crying I’m sure to do. It looks so beautiful! If you haven’t … Continue reading

Season’s Greetings!

Season’s Greetings!

Season’s Greetings to you and your families this holiday season! Sorry my well-wishes are a bit belated but I was one of the many in Toronto in the dark last weekend due to the ice storm.  I hope everyone is keeping safe and warm over the holidays, especially those still without power in Ontario. Snuggle up … Continue reading

Bookish Notions Turns 2!

Bookish Notions Turns 2!

Happy Blogoversary to me! *sing-song voice* Yep, two years ago today I posted my first-ever blog post. Last year, to celebrate I took a walk down memory lane and looked at the books and people who encouraged my love of reading. Then Boyfriend surprised me with this delicious treat: A lot has happened since that … Continue reading

Ontario Blogger Meet-Up Book Swap

Ontario Blogger Meet-Up Book Swap

Hello, fellow Ontario book bloggers! I have some books that are up for grabs for anyone who is signed up for the Ontario Blogger Meet-Up on November 2nd. If there is a book in the list below you want to read, just leave me a comment with your first name, the name of your blog … Continue reading