Posts for January, 2010

January 24, 2010

Books, Books the magical papery substance!

All my money seems to have evaporated from my account this week.

In unrelated news, there’s a fantastic sale on at Kidsbooks in Vancouver.

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January 12, 2010


Eep! My ticket’s for the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s production of Mahler’s epic Symphony of a Thousand Voices (or Symphony of a Thousand! as the ticket exclaims) have arrived. I’m so excited…
… To buy a new dress.
Me and Mahler have had a rocky relationship. It all began in 2001, when my roommate (a huge Mahler fan) [...]

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January 11, 2010

Miss Corene’s Best of 2009

This was a great year for YA fiction. There were high highs (ie my nightmares about The Hunger Games) and bitter disappointments (Death in the Air I am glaring with an eyebrow raised in your direction). And despite the fact that my “To Read” pile is taller than my “Read” pile (Grad School is time [...]

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January 2, 2010

A Happy 2010

Hope that everyone had a wonderful New Year’s and that 2010 be full of strong tea, good books and a robust internet connection!


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