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Lianne Lavoie
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July 2015 Wrap-Up
Here's a summary of my book-related activity for July. It was my first full month with no homework in over two years! It was wonderful to have more time to read, and to catch up on some blogging activities. I've already scheduled a few posts, and I'm hoping...
Here's a summary of my book-related activity for July. It was my first full month with no homework in over two years! It was wonderful to have more time to read, and to catch up on some blogging activities. I've already scheduled a few posts, and I'm hoping to write enough by the end of August ...
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The Book of David by Anonymous
Title: The Book of David Author: Anonymous Publication Date: June 2014 Length: 272 pages Following the tradition of Go Ask Alice, The Book of David is written as if it were the diary of David, a gay teen living in the American South. When Jon moves to town,...
Title: The Book of David Author: Anonymous Publication Date: June 2014. Length: 272 pages. Following the tradition of Go Ask Alice, The Book of David is written as if it were the diary of David, a gay teen living in the American South. When Jon moves to town, the attraction between him and David ...
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High Summer Read-a-Thon Update Post - July 20-26, 2015
It's time for some lovely, relaxed reading time! I said when I signed up that my goal would be to read three books. As it happens, I'm in the middle of three books right now (which isn't my usual reading style, but just kind of happened): Righteous Fury by ...
It's time for some lovely, relaxed reading time! I said when I signed up that my goal would be to read three books. As it happens, I'm in the middle of three books right now (which isn't my usual reading style, but just kind of happened): Righteous Fury by Markus Heitz (a novel), Winnipeg 1912 ...
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High Summer Read-a-Thon - July 20-26, 2015
This July and August are the first bit of time in two years when I haven't had homework. And I'm way behind on my reading so far this year because of the aforementioned homework. What does that mean? It's time for a read-a-thon!!! Seasons of Reading hosts f...
This July and August are the first bit of time in two years when I haven't had homework. And I'm way behind on my reading so far this year because of the aforementioned homework. What does that mean? It's time for a read-a-thon!!! Seasons of Reading hosts four of these week-long read-a-thons ...
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Read-a-Thon Hours 13 - 20: 17:00 - 3:00
Currently reading: The Babysitter by R.L. Stine Pages read since my last update: 366 Total pages so far: 785 Other than a brief accidental nap around 1:00 am, I'm still going! So far today I've read two Animorphs books and one teen novel, and I'm already ha...
Currently reading: The Babysitter by R.L. Stine Pages read since my last update: 366. Total pages so far: 785. Other than a brief accidental nap around 1:00 am, I'm still going! So far today I've read two Animorphs books and one teen novel, and I'm already halfway through The Babysitter.
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High Summer Read-a-Thon Wrap-Up
This read-a-thon was exactly what I needed right now. Sometimes when you're used to being so busy, it can be hard to force yourself to relax and just enjoy some reading when you do have time. The High Summer Read-a-Thon this year came at just the right time...
This read-a-thon was exactly what I needed right now. Sometimes when you're used to being so busy, it can be hard to force yourself to relax and just enjoy some reading when you do have time. The High Summer Read-a-Thon this year came at just the right time to force me to chill out. :) ...
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Century Rain by Alastair Reynolds
Title: Century Rain Author: Alastair Reynolds Publication Date: 2004 Length: 530 pages Century Rain starts off with two separate plots, which later come together. Verity Auger is an archaeologist, studying the remains of an Earth destroyed by the nanocaust....
Title: Century Rain Author: Alastair Reynolds Publication Date: 2004. Length: 530 pages. Century Rain starts off with two separate plots, which later come together. Verity Auger is an archaeologist, studying the remains of an Earth destroyed by the nanocaust. She is recruited for a secret ...
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9th Annual Canadian Book Challenge
It's time for the 9th Annual Canadian Book Challenge ! I participated in the 6th and 7th challenges (not successfully) and missed the 8th. In that time, reading Canadian books has become a more important priority for me. The main obstacle is the huge number...
It's time for the 9th Annual Canadian Book Challenge! I participated in the 6th and 7th challenges (not successfully) and missed the 8th. In that time, reading Canadian books has become a more important priority for me. The main obstacle is the huge number of American books I already have on my ...
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It's time to sign up for the next cemetery challenge! This one focuses on getting all those cemetery profiles connected to the global tree.
The Global Cemeteries Project creates a huge number of high-quality, sourced profiles. However, a lot of them ... I'll do my best to answer to them!
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Read-a-Thon Hours 21 -24: 3:00 - 7:00
Currently reading: Beach Party by R.L. Stine Pages read since last update: 190 Total pages read: 975 The Babysitter was so good! I am LOVING these old Point Horror books by R.L. Stine! A lot of people seem to find them cheesy but I honestly find the suspens...
Currently reading: Beach Party by R.L. Stine Pages read since last update: 190. Total pages read: 975. The Babysitter was so good! I am LOVING these old Point Horror books by R.L. Stine! A lot of people seem to find them cheesy but I honestly find the suspense in them terrifying!
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Read-a-Thon Hours 11 and 12: 17:00 - 19:00
Currently reading: Pink by Lili Wilkinson Pages read since last update: 106 Total pages read so far: 419 Back in the swing of things! Nothing much else to report for these hours. I should be done my second book in a couple of hours.
Currently reading: Pink by Lili Wilkinson Pages read since last update: 106. Total pages read so far: 419. Back in the swing of things! Nothing much else to report for these hours. I should be done my second book in a couple of hours. Posted by Lianne Lavoie at 7:16 PM · Email ThisBlogThis!
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  • Red River College
    Library and Information Technology, 2013 - present
  • University of Manitoba
    Computer Science, 2006 - 2010
  • Transcona Collegiate Institute
    High School, 2002 - 2006
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Introduction
I enjoy dancing and reading. I love Star Trek, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and Charmed. I blog about genealogy and books (on two separate blogs). I'm a cyclist. I'm a computer scientist, with a minor in philosophy. Languages I hope to learn fluently include French, German, American Sign Language, and Esperanto.
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Library Tech Student
Employment
  • WikiTree
    User Group Coordinator, 2012 - present
  • Safeway Inc.
    Fuel Station Attendant, 2013 - present
  • Zywave
    Quality Assurance Analyst, 2011 - 2012
  • Tipping Canoe
    Web Developer, 2009 - 2010
  • Cereal Research Centre
    Java Application Developer, 2009 - 2009
  • Extra Foods
    Produce Clerk, 2005 - 2010
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Winnipeg
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Winnipeg - Winnipeg