Stephen Fry Reading Harry Potter Will Change Your Life

Around this time last year, two of my girlfriends mentioned that they were listening to audiobook recordings of Harry Potter. I was blown away by the very notion of such a thing. I read Harry Potter obsessively from the ages of 10 to 18 and then hardly touched the series for nearly seven years. However, last … Continue reading Stephen Fry Reading Harry Potter Will Change Your Life

Jane Eyre and the Power of Ambition

For the past year, I've volunteered as Literature for Life's media relations coordinator and have since fallen in love with the organization. Literature for Life is a local Toronto charity that works with marginalized young moms in the city to help them build literacy skills through its reading circles program. The organization also recently launched a blog on … Continue reading Jane Eyre and the Power of Ambition

Sheryl Sandberg’s Best Advice: Don’t Leave Before You Leave

You have probably heard some of the buzz around Sheryl Sandberg's powerful book: Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead. Sheryl Sandberg is the COO of Facebook, a former executive at Google, a Harvard grad, Florida-native who loves business, women and family. Her NY Times bestseller offers practical advice and insight applicable to … Continue reading Sheryl Sandberg’s Best Advice: Don’t Leave Before You Leave