You could find out who's a finalist for a BC Book Prize this year.
I've mentioned this before, but it's been awhile, and you could always catch up on what Stephen Harper might be reading.
Finally, here's the link to a friend's blog, Get Rid of One Thing a Day. She's bound and determined to get rid of—you guessed it—at least one thing a day, every day this year. You can cheer her on in her endeavors and you might even see something that catches your eye.