Media Reviews of The Suitcase and the Jar




The Suitcase and the Jar on the BC Bestseller list its first week of publication!





Vancouver Sun “Moving, harrowing and redemptive, it’s a journey that’s well-worth taking.”



CBC News, September 23, 2018




The Province’s Top 5 Recommended books to read this Fall.





BCBooklook “We gravitate to memoir for inspiration. In The Suitcase and the Jar, readers will find a quiet and comforting whisper, one that reminds us that, “If I could do this, I could do anything”. It is a devastating, poetic, and ultimately beautiful meditation on living after loss.”




Journey Woman, March 2023: Grief and Solo Travel: A Mother’s Memoir to Heal Her Heart

North Shore News: Mother fulfills daughter’s dying wish to keep traveling

49th Shelf’s Books of the Year: Nonfiction

All Lit Up by Shazia Hafiz Ramji: Women Write About the Blues

The Nelson Daily