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Out of Control by Sarah Alderson - review

'It is fast-paced, super addictive and it feels like you've just watched a movie'<p>Wow, I did not expect to be hooked when I started to read Out of Control. It is fast-paced, super addictive and it feels like you've just watched a movie. I really enjoyed the mystery that was present in the book and I …

City of Bones

• <b>Author:</b> Cassandra Clare<p>Discover this first installment of the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and “prepare to be hooked” (<i>Entertainment Weekly</i>).<p>When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder -- much …

The Book Thief

• <b>Author:</b> Markus Zusak<p><b>DON’T MISS BRIDGE OF CLAY, MARKUS ZUSAK’S FIRST NOVEL SINCE THE BOOK THIEF.</b> <b><br>The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul.</b> <i><br>When Death has a story to tell, you</i> …

The Hunger Games

• <b>Author:</b> Suzanne Collins<p>The book no one can stop talking about . . . In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one …

Delirium

• <b>Author:</b> Lauren Oliver<p>Lauren Oliver's powerful New York Times bestselling novel Delirium—the first in a dystopian trilogy—presents a world as terrifying as George Orwell's 1984 and a romance as true as Romeo & Juliet.<p>In an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the …

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green - review

'I despise the way The Fault in Our Stars has been made into an acronym. There is even a #TFIOS'<p>This is a gripping and captivating novel that I enjoyed reading very much. The characters were believable and interesting, and I found there was a lot of symbolism and depth in the book too, which …

Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan - review

This book is about a kid named Percy who has been in a lot of schools because he gets in to a lot of problems. In this new school everything changes when Percy goes on a trip to a place where they tell you about Greek myths and there he starts noticing weird things.<p>A teacher takes him to a room …

11 Incredible Canopy Beds That Will Make You Feel Like Royalty

What's more luxe than a canopy bed? Nothing.<p>What's more luxe than a canopy bed? Nothing. These chic designs will make you want to rethink your own room.

Kurt Cobain's Hometown Celebrated His Birthday With A Terrible Statue Of Him Crying

"We should have done this a whole heckuva long time ago," said the Aberdeen mayor.

Kurt Cobain

Book series fashions heroes of yesteryear into relatable role models for today's kids

Amelia Earhart and Abraham Lincoln: both of these historical greats are known for what they accomplished as adults, but what happened during their …

British Man Reunites With Good Samaritan Who Talked Him Out Of Suicide Attempt In 2008

Earlier this month, a man from the U.K. named Jonny Benjamin started a social media campaign called #FindMike to track down the stranger who convinced him not to end his life in 2008.<p>This week, Benjamin found "Mike," whose real name is Neil Laybourn, according to Rethink Mental Illness, the …

Parents | HuffPost Canada

Momjo Two creative mamas on a mission to rediscover their mojo<p>Jillian Roberts Child psychologist, associate professor of educational psychology at …

Mean Parent Confessions: My Kids Eat What I Serve or They Don't Eat at All

<i>First appeared on Food Riot, by Amanda Nelson</i><p>What I'm about to say will remove me from the Hip Parent Club and place me firmly in the Old-Fashioned Parent Club along with dads who wear khaki shorts with white socks and sneakers and moms who require their children to say "yes, ma'am," so prepare …

Wave of popularity for cosmetic surgery on female genitalia worries some critics

A major Canadian medical organization has issued guidelines calling into question an unusual yet increasingly popular trend in cosmetic surgery: …

John Stamos, Bob Saget And Dave Coulier Haven't Changed Much Since 'Full House'

"Full House" fans are in for a treat this Sunday. During the Super Bowl, John Stamos, Bob Saget and Dave Coulier will reunite for an Oikos yogurt commercial.<p>While promoting Oikos on Wednesday (Jan. 29) in New York City, Stamos, Saget, and Coulier chatted with HuffPost TV about "Full House" …

Anna Kendrick Tells Newcastle Beer to 'Suck It' in Anti-Super Bowl Ad

Looks like Anna Kendrick won't be adding "Super Bowl commercial star" to her resume anytime soon — or maybe she can?<p>The Oscar-nominated actress stars …

It wasn't always wine, roses and 'Wall Street' for Leonardo DiCaprio

Driving to Silver Lake the other day to visit his father,<p>Leonardo DiCapriopassed through the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Western Avenue, the neighborhood where he spent the first nine years of his life. Back then, DiCaprio says, he'd be in the car, riding to and from school, and see …

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Video: Stargazing in the Canadian Rockies

Jack Fusco captured more than 2,000 photos during the 2013 Jasper Dark Sky Festival in Canada, in order to create this timelapse video.<p>Jack Fusco, …

Chicken Dinners: Chicken in a Pot (Poule au Pot) With Potatoes and Squash

This classic French dish has all the makings of a carefree winter evening spent warming yourself up with a good, flavorful chicken and a bottle (or two) of full bodied wine. <i>Poule au Pot</i> (chicken in a pot) is all about keeping it rustic and making it easy on the cook. Tuck the bird, seasonings, and …

Referee takes puck to face in Sabres-Coyotes game

National Hockey League referee Trevor Hanson's black-and-white pinstriped uniform may have had some extra colouring on it Thursday thanks to a scary …

Toronto mayor defends Bieber after new charge, but not his music | Reuters

TORONTO (Reuters) - Justin Bieber has run afoul of police in both Canada and the United States in just one week, but the teenage pop star has at least one defender who knows something about negative attention: fellow Canadian and Toronto Mayor Rob Ford.<p>Toronto Mayor Rob Ford reacts during a budget …

In double legal trouble, Bieber tests positive for pot, meds | Reuters

TORONTO/MIAMI BEACH (Reuters) - Teen pop star Justin Bieber, facing charges in the United States and Canada, had pot and anti-anxiety medication in his system when arrested in Florida last week but told police his mother “takes care” of his prescriptions, according to official reports released …

Recycled Shipping Containers Become Homes for the Needy

A social housing development in Vancouver is the first in Canada to utilize shipping containers as building materials. The Alexander Street Project …

Harry Styles Flashes His Bare Butt While Peeing In Sir Mix-A-Lot's Bushes

Harry Styles is letting it all hang out!<p>In Nov. 2013, someone tweeted a photo of the One Direction singer peeing in a row of bushes -- Tony the Tiger style. Somehow, the photo has only recently gained traction on the web.<p><b>Click Here To See Styles' Bare Bottom</b><p>On Sunday (Jan. 26), Styles tweeted a …

Photographer Captures Extreme Weather Conditions in Stunning Detail

You are going to come up with nothing less than spectacular with your camera, if you happen to be a storm chaser. That is a given fact. Storm …

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iPad Air now available in Canada

Apple’s newest iPad is now on sale via the Apple Online Store. Currently all versions show it’ll be “Available to ship: Within 24 hours.” Here are …

'You’re blaming the victim': Contentious discussions of campus rape pit sexes against each other

In the days since the latest in a string of reported sexual assaults at the University of British Columbia, posters have cropped up across campus: …