Monthly Archives: November 2014
When my husband gave me this novel by Barbara Gowdy for my birthday one year, I thought he was nuts. There was no way I was going to like a story told from the point of view of an elephant. But he got it right. It is a really interesting novel and was nominated for a Scotiabank Giller Prize in 1998. Give it a try!
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While teenagers these days might choose sides like Team Jacob vs Team Edward (Twilight movies), I remember trying to decide who was cuter with Wham!, George Michael or Andrew Ridgeley. I was a fan of Andrew, although it was George who went on to have a more successful career.
Watch this live performance in 1984 – can you say Maimi Vice outfit or what?
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