December 5, 2019

This week, I am sharing a reading log, a look at writer work/life balance, a way to look at the problems in your drafts, and an examination of the words we love.

November 29, 2019

This week on Around the Web, I’m sharing podcast recommendations from Electric Lit, some thoughts on reading as kids from the Guardian, a bookish gift guide from Book Riot, and an author’s experience throwing a novel shower from LitHub.

November 21, 2019

This week, I’ve got a book list, some recipes to help you cook like Emily Dickinson, a look at Toronto Reference Library’s Arthur Conan Doyle room, and some tips for doing readings.

July 12, 2019

And here we are at the end of the week again. Welcome back to Around the Web, folks. If you’re looking for some quick weekend reading, it’s all right here.

Read on for some bookish facts, publishing advice, and a fun language quiz.

Anne of Green Gables Facts

How much do y...

July 5, 2019

Hello all, and welcome back to Around the Web, our weekly round up of bookish content from across the internet. This week, we’ve got lots of writing advice, plus a few other things you might find interesting.

Read on and then let us know what fun stuff you’ve come acros...

July 2, 2019

While the weather in Ontario has just started to match the calendar, we cannot believe Summer is here! To celebrate its arrival, we’ve put together our Ultimate Summer Reading List. Even if the sun is shining, young readers can always squeeze in some more time for a go...

June 28, 2019

This week, we're sharing a creative types test, a look at YA controversies, some Canadian books to read, and more!

June 21, 2019

TGIF. Not just because the weekend’s just about here and the weather’s actually started to match the season, but also because I get to share some cools stuff from around the web!


This week I’ve got a map of Odysseus’s travels, some rejection letters sent to famous auth...

June 14, 2019

TGIF, readers! I’ve been on the road this week, so all my reading has been squeezed between visits with family or relegated to the late evening or early morning. But fear not! I’ve still had time to find some things to share with you.

An Uncertain Book Lover

I sometimes...

June 10, 2019

It happens whenever ordinary small talk slips into the novel. "I have a new book coming out," I say.

"Really? What’s it called?"

"The End Note," I reply.

"What’s it about?"

There’s the inevitable break in eye contact, the embarrassed pause, my mouth wrinkling into aborted...

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