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Seven reasons to visit Toronto now

Toronto can sometimes feel like it's second or third fiddle to Canada's other major cities. It isn't as pretty as its West Coast cousin Vancouver, and it doesn't have the same <i>je ne sais quoi</i> as Montréal. But with the attention brought by the Pan American Games in 2015, more people are thinking of …

Toronto Film Festival: Stunning movie star portraits

Ten books to read in October

Nine films to watch in October

London Film Festival: Films to watch

Film Festivals

The Husband's Secret

• <b>Author:</b> Liane Moriarty<p><b>“A novel that’s perfect for vacation reading.” —People</b><p><b>“It’s a knowing, touching, and entertaining page-turner. What a wonderful writer—smart, wise, funny.” —Anne Lamott</b><p><b>"The Husband's Secret is so good, you won't be able to keep it to yourself." —USA Today</b><p><b>“Shocking, complex and</b> …

The Goldfinch

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Tartt<p>WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE<p>"<i>The Goldfinch</i> is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind....Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fiction."--Stephen King, <i>The New</i> …

The Giver

• <b>Author:</b> Lois Lowry<p>Twelve-year-old Jonas lives in a seemingly ideal world. Not until he is given his life assignment as the Receiver does he begin to understand the dark secrets behind this fragile community. This ebook includes a sample chapter of GATHERING BLUE.<p>Aug 01, 1994 – Winner of the 1994 …

Brain on Fire

• <b>Author:</b> Susannah Cahalan<p>An award-winning memoir and instant <i>New York Times</i> bestseller that goes far beyond its riveting medical mystery, <i>Brain on Fire</i> is the powerful account of one woman’s struggle to recapture her identity.<p>When twenty-four-year-old Susannah Cahalan woke up alone in a hospital room, …

Unbreakable

• <b>Author:</b> Rebecca Shea<p>USA Today Best Seller <br>This is the first book in the Unbreakable series.<p>Jessica Harper is the epitome of perfection. She’s a good daughter, makes excellent grades, and always strays on the safe side of life. The last thing she thought would ever happen was falling in love with …

Nine films to watch in July

¿Un duro día de trabajo y tienes que salir esta noche? No temas, vas a estar estupenda

Seguro que en muchísimas ocasiones os habéis enfrentado a un <b>compromiso ineludible</b> después de un duro día de trabajo. Puede incluso que cuando lo …

Consigue unas piernas estilizadas y lúcelas con un mini-vestido en la alfombra roja

¿Quién ha dicho que en un evento sólo podemos ir de largo? Muchas de las celebrities han optado por mini-vestidos enseñando pierna y han sabido dejar …

Get a Red Carpet Body for the Oscars With This Workout

When stars get ready to walk the red carpet—which they're prepping to do right now for the Oscars this weekend!—that means plenty of gym time and trainers aplenty.<p>The rest of us may not have those kinds of resources at our disposal (and, OK, may not be on a red carpet any time soon), but Anja …

The 10 best new books to read

Inspiration: Bloggers\' Christmas Outfits

Terminamos la primera semana navideña <b>inspirándonos en los estilismos de fiesta de las bloggers más populares de la red.</b><p>¿Queréis saber qué <i>looks</i> <b>han</b> …

Flores y más flores: Esta temporada el clásico de las flores nos sorprende reinventándose y jugando con texturas, colores y estampados que en otras temporadas no pudimos apreciar con claridad. La combinación poco casual con cuadros, flores en tercera dimensión e interacciones con metalizados, son algunas de las propuestas que traen las grandes firmas como Mulberry, House of Holland y Moschino nos ofrecen para inspirarnos.

Writers and critics on the best books of 2013

Best books of 2013,Best books of the year,Best books,Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie,William Boyd,Fiction,Art and design,Biography,Essays,History,Literary criticism,Politics,Poetry,Science and nature,Society,Stage,Thrillers,Books,Culture,Bill Bryson,Eleanor Catton,Shami Chakrabarti,Jim Crace,Roddy …

4 Ways to Make Your Workout Shorter (Without Working Out Less!)

How much time do you spend at the gym? If you're looking to cut those minutes down—like so many of us are—Bay Club vice president of fitness and certified personal trainer Jennifer Beaton has some tips for you. After all, she says, "Almost everyone could benefit from getting a more effective …

Revlon Parfumerie Scented Nail Polish

Brands have introduced scented nail polish in the past, but usually it's marketed to a customer who may still secretly love her scratch 'n' sniff sticker collection (I had the biggest collection ever. Who else? The popcorn one smelled amazing!). But Revlon is betting it can get a more sophisticated …

3 Skinny Chocolate and Peanut Butter Snacks

In addition to Aviation History Month, National Model Railroad Month, and National Sleep Comfort Month—all of which I'm <i>sure</i> you will be celebrating!—November <i>also</i> means its National Peanut Butter Lovers Month.<p>And peanut butter can be a healthy addition to any diet—provided you're not allergic, …

James Blake gana el Mercury Prize 2013

Esta noche se ha concedido el premio Mercury Prize de 2013, el más prestigioso que se concede en Reino Unido. El premio acaba de ser otorgado a James …

El pacto (Casaderas 2)

• <b>Autor:</b> Catherine Bybee<p><b>El candidato a gobernador de California Carter Billings necesita una mujer con quien casarse para aparentar que ha sentado la cabeza. Eliza Havens es la candidata perfecta, pero no parece estar dispuesta a sellar el pacto.</b><p><b>Carter Billings</b>: Con su pelo rubio ceniza y su …

Ensaladas

• <b>Autor:</b> Eduardo Casalins<p>LAS ENSALADAS son recomendadas para una alimentación más sana y cuentan con la ventaja de que son rápidas de preparar y rebosan de sabores y colores, lo que las hace ideales para abrir cualquier menú, pudiendo convertirse, también, en un exquisito plato principal. Este libro …