Category Archives: Author from Newfoundland

Sidewalk Flowers By Jon Arno Lawson and Sydney Smith (63)

This is a picture book like no other than I have ever read. And readers of my blog know that I read and review a LOT of picture books for kids. This picture book is unique in that the story … Continue reading

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Newfoundland: Journey into a lost nation by Michael Crummey and Greg Locke (62)

This is another book by Michael Crummey!  I decided to go on a Crummey binge….LOL.  I just love his writing.  It is so melodic and it could pass for music lyrics. This book is no different. It is about Newfoundland–a … Continue reading

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After Many Years L. M. Montgomery (58)

This book is a special collector’s item.  If you are a L. M. Montgomery fan, like I am, this book is a must read and must have in your library. L. M. Montgomery had a thrilling writing career that included … Continue reading

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My Canada: An Illustrated Atlas (228)

This is an endearing book for kids that is informative and inspiring. And it is just in time for our 150th Birthday! This is a book that all readers, even adults, will learn a lot about the different provinces in … Continue reading

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Today I Learned It Was You By Edward Riche (212)

This is another story that is right out of my genre reading. However, it is a book that was recommended to me by one of the librarians. So, I decided to try it out, and I was very happy I … Continue reading

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The Town That Drowned by Riel Nason (85)

This is a novel the likes of which I never read. There are so many different emotions that I had while reading it. I always like to read books in a genre that I am not used to in order … Continue reading

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Hard Light (15)

This is a wonderful book on life in Labrador and Newfoundland. We learn how basic, yet how great life was half a century ago on the East Coast. Here is a world of hard toil and cold weather. The stories … Continue reading

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