Our October 2013 Savvy Reader Book Club Pick was The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion, the feel-good hit of The Rosie Project is a classic screwball romance about a handsome but awkward genetics professor and the woman who is totally wrong for him.
The Orenda, by Joseph Boyden. A visceral portrait of life at a crossroads, The Orenda opens with a brutal massacre and the kidnapping of the young Iroquois Snow Falls, a spirited girl with a special gift.
"Miriam Toews is beloved for her irresistible voice, for mingling laughter and heartwrenching poignancy like no other writer. In her most passionate novel yet, she brings us the riveting story of two sisters, and a love that illuminates life.
In a small prairie school in Connie Flood helps a backward student, Michael Graves, learn how to read. Observing them and darkening their lives is the principal, Parley Burns, whose strange… read more at Kobo.
David And Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, And The Art Of Battling Giants