It's back to school this week, so it seems like a good time to post about this event I attended in the summer. A friend (Jennifer Butler) of my friend (Allison) published her first book "Boom & Bust: The Resilient Women of Historic Telegraph Cove." Her book launch was held at the Book Warehouse on… Continue reading Book Launch
You know I love cross stitch, right? Well, I love cross stitch! Here are a few bookmarks that I've made. They're so quick and easy to do. Mmm, popsicles. And a trio of dancers, for Shawna. And some cacti, because they're prickly but cute.
You know I love me some audio books, right? I have quickly been making my way through the Hamish Macbeth series, by MC Beaton. I just love it! And I'm reading some other mystery series too: Flavia de Luce, Daisy Dalrymple, Mrs. Jeffries, Harry Dresden, Clare Fergusson and Russ van Alstyne, Betsy Devonshire - and… Continue reading More audio books
I love libraries. I love reading! I've never really grown out of using my local library. This weekend I went down to the Vancouver Public Library, where they were having a book sale. I also checked out their new rooftop patio. I got a bunch of cool books! All of this was $8. And look,… Continue reading VPL
Last week I stopped into the Theatre and Film Department at UBC, where one of the professors was having a book sale. Jerry Wasserman has retired and was selling his old books, scripts, and posters, to start a student scholarship in his name. I admired some old posters but didn't get any for myself. I… Continue reading Theatre Posters