Aug 23 - Best picture book for older readers
Linda O’Keeffe – Shoes: A Celebration of Pumps, Sandals, Slippers & More, 1996
A fantastic picture book of shoes. I bought it years ago at the Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto.
Aug 24 - Whose life: best biography / autobiography
Gregory Levey – Shut up, I’m Talking, 2008
A humorous memoir of a young Canadian university graduate who unexpectedly landed a job as a speechwriter for the Israeli delegation to the United Nations.