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Lianne Lavoie
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It's been great having the time to write reviews again on this little break from my college courses. But I don't want my blog to hibernate again when school starts back up in September! So I'm hoping to have as many reviews as possible written and ready to ...
It's been great having the time to write reviews again on this little break from my college courses. But I don't want my blog to hibernate again when school starts back up in September! So I'm hoping to have as many reviews as possible written and ready to publish, to make keeping the blog going ...
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The Faceless One by Mark Onspaugh
Title: The Faceless One Author: Mark Onspaugh Publication Date: October 28, 2013 Length: approx. 410 pages (ebook) When an archaeological dig in Alaska unearths an ancient mask, an evil god called the faceless one is unleashed. While he can't reach full pow...
Title: The Faceless One Author: Mark Onspaugh Publication Date: October 28, 2013. Length: approx. 410 pages (ebook) When an archaeological dig in Alaska unearths an ancient mask, an evil god called the faceless one is unleashed. While he can't reach full power until someone puts on the mask, ...
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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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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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Dancing in My Nuddy-Pants by Louise Rennison
Title: Dancing in My Nuddy-Pants (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson #4) Author: Louise Rennison Publication Date: 2002 Length: 214 pages Warning: This is a review of the fourth book in the series, and may therefore contain spoilers from earlier books. My revi...
Title: Dancing in My Nuddy-Pants (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson #4) Author: Louise Rennison Publication Date: 2002. Length: 214 pages. Warning: This is a review of the fourth book in the series, and may therefore contain spoilers from earlier books. My review of the first book is here.
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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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Education
  • 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.
Work
Occupation
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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Currently
Winnipeg
Previously
Winnipeg - Winnipeg