An Open Letter to Toronto City Council: My Response to Mayor Ford’s Derogatory Comment

  Last week I found myself unexpectedly in the centre of yet another Rob Ford controversy. I have received a lot of feedback, both positive and negative, after sharing the video clip that started it all. Below is the content of a letter that I will be sending, along with copies of my book, to members … Continue reading An Open Letter to Toronto City Council: My Response to Mayor Ford’s Derogatory Comment

B is C in French

Well, not really, but the French title of my book Words That Start With B is C comme Catastrophe. Pretty neat! The French edition will be available this fall. You can pre-order it here.

See you at OLA!

This week is the annual Ontario Library Assoication super conference, a magical four day event that I have always wanted to attend. I would practically salivate when my librarian friends would recount their adventures at OLA and now I get to go! So naturally there is a province wide snow "alert." It's going to take a … Continue reading See you at OLA!

B is for Blogs

Words That Start With B has been getting some blog love lately! Rob Ford may be the new mayor of Toronto*, but I am still finding reasons to smile. Here are three: A few weeks back, I did this interview with the lovely and charming Rachelle Delaney, author of the award-winning The Ship of Lost Souls and … Continue reading B is for Blogs