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Must-See Holiday Classics

By Robin “I don’t know what to say, but its Christmas, and we’re all in misery.” — National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, 1989. As a child, Christmastime, was anything but miserable for me. My two-week vacation from school was spent listening to my parents’ Christmas LPs (I’m dating myself),...

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Book Review: Eye of Minds

Eye of Minds by James Dashner My rating for this book: 5 stars out of 5 If you’re looking for an unsual plot twist, this book is perfect. Three gamers find their way to stop another gamer from stealing bodies. This book is great for people who don’t...

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Winter Wonderland at the Winnipeg Public Library

By Irina Znamirowski December is here — meaning it’s time to get pumped for the holidays! Regardless of what you celebrate, this time of year just feels extra special, and school is coming to an end! In just 2 weeks we will all be out of school, and have a well deserved, hopefully...

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Books to Binge Read!

By Julianna With the snow finally here and temperatures dropping, it can be very uninviting out there. What better time to stay inside and curl up with a great series and binge read? Binge reading can be a positive thing in the right doses. It’s exciting to follow...

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Throwback Thursday!

by Ashlin D. Have you ever noticed how we criticize the fashions and ways of the recent past relentlessly, but within a few more years adore them once again? No? Just think back to the early 2000s. Yeah, many of us are not proud of our fashion choices,...

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Your Post Comic Con Fandom Survival Guide

by Laura, So, what do I do now? Your post-C4 fandom survival guide Halloween has come and gone, another C4 (Central Canada Comic Con) is in the history books. Sure, you may have your many varied purchases splayed out around you, your room may be filled with various...

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Fantastic Fairy Tales

by Terri, I love a good fairy tale. Fairy tale movies and TV shows are everywhere, Once Upon a Time (so good), Ever After (love this movie), the new live action Beauty and the Beast (can’t wait) to be released in 2017, and so many more. Even better...