• The Thursday Book Beat: Booktubers & YA Authors Team Up For Anthology

    The Thursday Book Beat: Booktubers & YA Authors Team Up For Anthology0

    • May 5, 2016

    This week, I’ll be filling in on the book beat and tackling the book news of the last few days. Bloomsbury is putting together an anthology that pairs a booktuber with a young adult author. The booktuber will provide a prompt for a story that the author will write from the perspective of a famous villain.

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  • The Thursday Book Beat: Hugo Award Nominations Are Causing a Hullabaloo

    The Thursday Book Beat: Hugo Award Nominations Are Causing a Hullabaloo0

    • April 28, 2016

    Spring’s finally arrived in Toronto, and with it, some great new book news for everyone! Potterheads might not be getting an eighth novel in the Harry Potter series, but J.K. Rowling seems committed to giving her fans new material to devour. She announced that Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them wouldn’t just be available

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  • The Thursday Book Beat: All the World’s a Birthday Card for the Bard

    The Thursday Book Beat: All the World’s a Birthday Card for the Bard0

    • April 21, 2016

    We’re taking a step back into history today on the Beat, which is appropriate as it’s also the week of William Shakespeare’s 452nd birthday! Celebrations are ongoing in Britain and elsewhere to honour his life and work. I suppose this gives me an excuse to rewatch my favourite production of a Shakespeare play, Much Ado

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