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By Heather Holditch Only once have I seen someone read a Kobo — or any other digital reader— on the bus. Granted, that was a few months ago, and now that Chapters is selling digital readers in store they might become more popular, however, digital readers have always struck me as a little strange. The […]
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… It’s The Word On The Street 2010 contesting! Woo-hoo. We have an office full of books and other prizing that is calling out for a good home. Who will be the lucky winners this year? It could be… YOU! In the next five weeks leading up to […]
It’s official! August marks the launch of Adopt an Author 2010. Since Aug. 4, we have already had 14 adoptions, an overwhelming response! Adopt an Author is a chance for The Word On The Street Toronto to both raise money for the festival and promote the many fabulous authors attending this year. It also allows […]
Riding the subway or bus, I have seen a wide array of reading material. Surprisingly, I’ve noticed a fair number of epic tomes: Anna Karinina, The Lord of the Rings, and even a 600+ page Milton Berle biography (in hard cover no doubt). In my books, any reading is good reading, and if you are […]