Our podcast team is tackling a bit of a different topic this month. We are super excited to be reading and discussing some of this year’s book nominees for the 2020 Manitoba Young Reader’s Choice Awards (MYRCA) We will be reading and presenting a book report on the following: Coop the Great by Larry Verstraete…

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Can you believe it’s December already? “Inconceivable!” This month we thought we’d tackle a fan favourite, The Princess Bride by William Goldman. Seen the movie, but never read the book? Here’s your chance to read “my favorite book in all the world, though I have never read it.” Please let us know what you think. Here…

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Today we’re discussing Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut One of the world’s great antiwar books, centering on the infamous World War II firebombing of Dresden, it’s the result of what Vonnegut describes as a twenty-three-year struggle to write a book about what he witnessed as an American prisoner of war. It combines science fiction, autobiography, humour,…

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