Monthly Archives: June 2011

Book V. Movie: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

With the final installment of the Harry Potter movie franchise coming out, we thought it would be fun to revisit the phenomenon with a special edition series of Harry Potter Book v Movie columns. Name of Book: Harry Potter and … Continue reading

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Review: Water for Elephants

Name of Book: Water for Elephants By: Sara Gruen Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill Copyright Date: 2006 Number of Pages: 335 (hardbook) Format: Fiction Reason for Reading: mother-in-law recommended it and lent it to me from her Kindle Rating: … Continue reading

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Blast from the Past

Whether you’re a novice or expert at Indian cooking, you’re bound to love this thick cookbook that just bursts with flavour. Raghavan Iyer describes his first attempt at cooking with the generic American spice called “curry powder,” and his subsequent … Continue reading

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