non-fiction writers

Book Review
Aug 25, 2011

Stopping sex violence in schools

Jessica Rose
Hey, Shorty! is a must read book for parents, educators and young boys and girls who live the reality of an often unsafe and oppressive public school culture.
Book Review
Jul 28, 2011
This Dangerous Place

Betty Krawczyk's story

Betty Krawczyk
While imprisoned for Contempt of Court in the spring of 2003, Betty Krawczyk searched for understanding into her own actions before the Supreme Court of British Columbia.
Book Review
Jul 21, 2011
Yoga for a World Out of Balance

Can yoga help change the world?

Zainab Amadahy
Stone makes a compelling case for how being the change you seek, honouring all life on the planet as well as thinking, speaking and acting with peaceful intent are key to social change.
Book Review
May 12, 2011

James Loney: 118 days in Iraq

Matthew Behrens
James Loney's new book provides a glimpse into the fear, boredom, hunger and unknowing that dominated his daily existence while captive in Iraq for 118 days.
Book Review
Apr 22, 2011

Veganize it!

Jessica Rose
Part two of this series features books that make it easier for home cooks to embrace a vegan lifestyle and give readers the confidence to create meatless versions of their favourite recipes.
Book Review
Apr 28, 2011

Eugene Forsey: Canada's maverick senator

Helen Forsey
In this excerpt, writer and activist Helen Forsey remembers her father, senator, constitutional expert and rabble rouser, Eugene.
Book Review
Mar 31, 2011

Are corporations corrupting Canadian children?

Trevor Norris and Gavin Fridell
In his new book, Dr. Trevor Norris explores the impact of consumerism on politics and education and charts the increasing presence of commercialism in schools.
Book Review
Mar 24, 2011

Speaking out for Omar Khadr

Janet Newbury
Romeo Dallaire's book sheds light on the plight of the child soldier and why we need to speak out for Omar Khadr.
Book Review
Mar 18, 2011

How corporate tax breaks hurt humanity

Joan Baxter
Treasure Islands is a jaw-dropper of an expose of how the moneyed elites use offshore to hide and grow their wealth and of how this affects the rest of humanity.

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