Top 10 Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll Books

There are three themes in literature that have been a source of endless fascination for readers beyond a certain age, and I bet you can guess what they are: Sex, Drugs, and Rock and Roll. Characteristically, the expression “sex, drugs, and rock ‘n roll” conjures visions of youthful rebellion and hedonism, or fame and fortune, […]

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Bookmarks: November 2nd Edition

1. This week started with a bang, as the Scotiabank Giller Prize Gala was held in Toronto on Tuesday night. The Giller Prize is Canada’s most prestigious  literary award for fiction, akin to the Oscars in the film world, only better because the winner receives $50,000! The jury for this year’s Giller included Irish author […]

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Top 10 Musical Memoirs

What’s cooler than books and music? Books about music. Books by musicians. There is nothing like a juicy rock ‘n’ roll memoir to rev up your weekend reading and inspire you to get out there and make some noise of your own! Lucky for us savvy readers, many legendary musician have put pen to paper and recorded their story. From scandalous backstage antics to artistic revelations and everything in between, these musical memoirs take readers behind-the-scenes like never before.

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