MEDIA - HOW YOU CAN HELP
world watches the heartbreaking stories of Syrian refugees, the question
from many Canadians is what they can do to help. What about a Soup for
Syria Community Challenge? Soup for Syria: Recipes to Celebrate
Our Shared Humanity by Barbara Abdeni Massaad (9781566560894
Publishing) is now available.
for Syria website - http://soupforsyria.com gives you all the information you need about this great world wide
fund raising project. Included,
is the list of contributing chefs and media stories about the
making of the book. As well,
here is an order form (http://soupforsyria.com/pdf/soup-for-syria-order-form-canada.pdf)
that you can use to order individual copies, or you are encouraged to
support your local bookstores.
AWARD WINNERS and NOMINEES and NOTABLE
Lord Grizzly (Buckskin Man Tales) by Frederick Manfred
University of Nebraska Press) has one of the original
books novels of Hugh Glass's life the become the award winning motion
picture The Revenant.
passing of David Bowie. David Bowie's Low by Hugh Wilcken
Bloomsbury 331/3 series) takes a critical look at
his album, Low. Enchanting David Bowie:
Space/Time/Body/Memory by Toija Cinque (9781628923032
was reviewed in the LA Review of Books -
If Bowie, ever the chameleon, is
in the habit of leaving aesthetic corpses behind, the goal of Enchanting
Bowie is to dissect them. The volume is organized around four thematic
concepts: space, time, body, and memory
This may sound disconcerting
to Bowiephiles and
musicologists, but the end result is actually quite impressive. Bowies
performance becomes a supple text that can be endlessly reinterpreted.
Frame: A Retrospective by Mark Cohen (9781477303726
of Texas Press) has been named one of the Best Photography
books for 2015 by The Wall Street Journal.
Don't Die: Giving Up Vic Chestnutt by Kristin Hersh
University of Texas Press) has been
named one of Rolling Stone's Top 10 Music Books, as well as named
as one the No Depression's Best Music Books 2015.
This Strange Wilderness: The Life and Art of John James Audubon
by Nancy Plain (9780803248847
University of Nebraska Press) was the
national Outdoor Book Award winner for Children's Books 2015, and
nominated for Young Adult Library Services Association Award for
Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults 2016.
Jerusalem Interrupted: Modernity and Colonial Transformation
1917-Present edited by Lena Jayyusi (9781566567879
Publishing) has been named the winner in the Memoir category
2015 by Palestine Book Awards.
Yucatan: Recipes from a Culinary Expedition (9780292735811) by
David Sterling (University
of Texas Press) has been awarded the most prestigious
2015 James Beard Foundation Cookbook of the
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander (9781595586438
The New Press)
has been selected by Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, for his
on-line book club.
RECOMMENDATIONS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
The Heal Your Gut Cookbook:
Nutrient-Dense Recipes for Intestinal Health Using the GAPS Diet
by Hilary Boynton and Mary G Brackett (9781603585613
Green Publishing) is a must-have for anyone following the GAPS Diet.
Also available, the book that
started it all - Gut and Psychology Syndrome by Natasha Campbell-McBride (9780954852023).
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