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The M Word: Conversations about Motherhood
edited by Kerry Clare

May 2014 Fernie Fix
The M Word edited by Kerry Clare
The Gifted by Gail Bowen
April 2014 Fernie Fix
The Gifted by Gail Bowen
Tripping the World Fantastic by Glenn Dixon
March 2014 Fernie Fix
Tripping the World Fantastic
The Blue Light Project by Timothy Taylor
February 2014 Fernie Fix
The Blue Light Project by Timothy Taylor
How Poetry Saved My Life by Amber Dawn
January 2014 Fernie Fix
How Poetry Saved My Life by Amber Dawn
The Lonely End of the Rink: Confessions of a Reluctant Goalie by Grant Lawrence
December 2013 Fernie Fix
The Lonely End of the Rink by Grant Lawrence
Clearwater by Kim McCullough, Loggers' Daughters by Maureen Brownlee & Short Peaks by Jerry Auld
November 2013 Fernie Fix
Launched!
Up and Down by Terry Fallis
October 2013 Fernie Fix
Up and Down by Terry Fallis
The Miracles of Ordinary Men by Amanda Leduc
September 2013 Fernie Fix
The Miracles of Ordinary Men by Amanda Leduc
Hard Ass by Sharon McCartney
August 2013 Fernie Fix
Hard Ass by Sharon McCartney
The Fernie Heritage Library
July 2013 Fernie Fix
Fernie Heritage Library
The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison
June 2013 - Reviewed by Angie for Quill & Quire
The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison
Childhood Under Seige by Joel Bakan
June 2013 Fernie Fix
Childhood Under Siege by Joel Bakan
Rosina, The Midwife by Jessica Kluthe
May 2013 Fernie Fix
Rosina, The Midwife by Jessica Kluthe
Project Bookmark Canada
Angie Abdou
Project Bookmark Canada
Drunk Mom a memoir by Jowita Bydlowska
April 2013 Fernie Fix
Drunk Mom by Jowita Bydlowska
Flip Turn a novel by Paula Eisenstein
Reviewed for the Sports Literature Association
Flip Turn by Paula Eisenstein
Baring It For Books
Bare It For Books, a 2014 Calendar featuring Canadian authors of which Angie is one (Miss January), is the brainchild of Allegra Young, a classical music producer, and Amanda Leduc, an author. Read more here.
Angie Abdou - Baring It For Books
The Five Hole Stories by Dave Bidini
March 2013 Fernie Fix
The Five Hole Stories by Dave Bidini
Death's Last Run: A Clare Vengel Undercover Novel
by Robin Spand

February 2013 Fernie Fix
Death's Last Run by Robin Spand
Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese
January 2013 Fernie Fix
Indian Horse by Richard Wagamese
Desperately Seeking Susans edited by Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang
December 2012 Fernie Fix
Desperately Seeking Susans edited by Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang
The Next Big Thing Interview
November 2012
Bull Head by John Vigna
November 2012 Fernie Fix
Bull Head by John Vigna
Gold by Chris Cleave
October 2012 Fernie Fix
Gold by Chris Cleave
Swimming Studies by Leanne Shapton
September 2012 Fernie Fix
Swimming Studies by Leanne Shapton
Sweet Devilry by Yi-Mei Tsiang
August 2012 Fernie Fix
Sweet Devilry by Yi-Mei Tsiang
The Dead Are More Visible by Steven Heighton
July 2012 Fernie Fix
The Dead Are More Visible
Refereeing Identity by Michael Buma
Reviewed for the Sports Literature Association
Refereeing Identity by Michael Buma
The Measure of a Man: The Story of a Father, a Son, and a Suit by JJ Lee
June 2012 Fernie Fix
The Measure of a Man by JJ Lee
Twenty Miles by Cara Hedley
May 2012 Fernie Fix
Twenty Miles
The Little Shadows by Marina Endicott
April 2012 Fernie Fix
The Little Shadows by Marina Endicott
Workbook: Memos & Dispatches on Writing by Steven Heighton
March 2012 Fernie Fix
Work Book by Steven Heighton
Tide Road by Valerie Compton & Kalila by Rosemary Nixon
February 2012 Fernie Fix
Tide Road and Kalila
Some of my 2011 reading highlights…
January 2012 Fernie Fix
Happy Anniversary to the Fix!
Happy Anniversary to the Fix!
December 2011 Fernie Fix
Happy Anniversary to the Fix!
Georges Laraque
Reviewed for the Sports Literature Association
Georges Laraque: The Story of the NHL's Unlikeliest Tough Guy
The Boy by Betty Jane Hegerat
November 2011 Fernie Fix
The Boy
For and Against by Sharon McCartney
October 2011 Fernie Fix
For and Against by Sharon McCartney
Far to Go by Alison Pick
September 2011 Fernie Fix
Monoceros by Suzette Mayr
Monoceros by Suzette Mayr
August 2011 Fernie Fix
Monoceros by Suzette Mayr
Turning Left to the Ladies by Kate Braid
July 2011 Fernie Fix
Turning Left to the Ladies by Kate Braid
Open Arms by Marina Endicott
June 2011 Fernie Fix
Open Arms by Marina Endicott
Before I Wake by Robert J Wiersema
April 2011 Fernie Fix
Before I Wake by Robert J Wiersema
Unless by Carol Shields
March 2011 Fernie Fix
Unless by Carol Shields
Snowdrift by Lisa McGonigle
February 2011 Fernie Fix
Snowdrift by Lisa McGonigle
An Open Door in the Landscape by Elisabeth Harvor
January 2011 Fernie Fix
An Open Door in the Landscape
Christmas 2010 Recommendations
Available at Polar Peek Books & Treasures

December 2010 Fernie Fix
Light Lifting by Alexander MacLeod
Here and Gone: New & Selected Poemsby Don Johnson
November 2010 Fernie Fix
Here and Gone: New and Selected Poems by Don Johnson
Every Lost Country by Steven Heighton
October 2010 Fernie Fix
Every Lost Country by Steven Heighton
   
Come, Thou Tortoise by Jessica Grant
September 2010 Fernie Fix
Come, Thou Tortoise by Jessica Grant
In Search of Powder by Jeremy Evans
Reviewed for the Sports Literature Association
Now is the Winter
Hooker & Brown by Jerry Auld
August 2010 Fernie Fix
Patient Frame by Steven Heighton
Patient Frame by Steven Heighton
July 2010 Fernie Fix
Patient Frame by Steven Heighton
Swimming by Nicola Keegan
June 2010 Fernie Fix
Swimming by Nicola Keegan
Too Bad: Sketches Toward a Self-Portrait by Robert Kroetsch
May 2010 Fernie Fix
Too Bad by Robert Kroetsch
Now is the Winter by Jamie Dopp & Richard Harrison
Reviewed for the Sports Literature Association
Now is the Winter
Cantilevered Songs by John Lent
April 2010 Fernie Fix
Cantilevered Songs
Vanishing and Other Stories by Deborah Willis
March 2010 Fernie Fix
Vanishing and Other Stories
Widows of Hamilton House by Christina Penner
February 2010 Fernie Fix
Widows of Hamilton House
The Raven’s Gift: A Scientist, A Shaman, and Their Remarkable Journey through the Siberian Wilderness by Jon Turk
January 2010 Fernie Fix
The Raven's Gift by Jon Turk
Island Lake Lodge: The Cookbook
by Keith Liggett

December 2009 Fernie Fix
Island Lake Lodge: The Cookbook
Good to a Fault by Marina Endicott
November 2009 Fernie Fix
Good to a Fault by Marina Endicott
Grizzly Heart: Living Without Fear Among the Grizzlies of Kamchatka by Charlie Russell & Maureen Enns
October 2009 Fernie Fix
Grizzly Heart by Charlie Russell
Red Berry Review, Volume 1 Issue 1
September 2009 Fernie Fix
Red Berry Review, Volume 1 Issue 1
Midnight Hockey by Bill Gaston
August 2009 Fernie Fix
Midnight Hockey by Bill Gaston
The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek by Sid Marty
July 2009 Fernie Fix
The Black Grizzly of Whiskey Creek
The Good Body by Bill Gaston
June 2009 Fernie Fix
The Good Body
I Live Here by Mia Kirshner, J.B. MacKinnon, Paul Shoebridge, and Michael Simons
May 2009 Fernie Fix
I Live Here
Earth After Rain by Sheri Benning
April 2009 Fernie Fix
Earth After Rain by Sheri Benning
Cold Oceans by Jon Turk
March 2009 Fernie Fix
Cold Oceans by Jon Turk
The Weekender Effect by Robert William Sandford
February 2009 Fernie Fix
The Weekender Effect
Running by Keith Maillard
January 2009 Fernie Fix
Running
Abundance: a conversation between Robert Kroetsch and John Lent
December 2008 Fernie Fix
Abundance
Sage Island by Samantha Warwick
November 2008 Fernie Fix
Sage Island
Fatal Tide by David Leach
October 2008 Fernie Fix
Fatal Tide
Wonderfull by William Neil Scott
September 2008 Fernie Fix
Wonderfull
King Leary by Paul Quarrington
August 2008 Fernie Fix
King Leary
   
The Self-Completing Tree by Dorothy Livesay
July 2008 Fernie Fix
The Self-Completing Tree
The Book of Stanley by Todd Babiak
June 2008 Fernie Fix
The Book of Stanley
The Small Mountain Community in Crisis: Downhill Slide by Hal Clifford
May 2008 Fernie Fix
Downhill Slide
Seeing Green: Wolf Tree by Alison Calder
April 2008 (Green) Fernie Fix
Wolf Tree
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