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in #82 Winter 2016/Features/History/Nonfiction by

The environment has played a central role in the history of Prince Edward Island

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Wheaton’s poems surround the reader like a forest

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The Unlit Path Behind the House Margo Wheaton

Wheaton’s words strip away the flimsy coverings of everyday life to reveal the heartaches common to all.

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The latest addition to McGill-Queen’s History of Religion series

in #78 Summer 2015/History/People/Reviews by
The Canny Scot: Archbishop James Morrison of Antigonish Peter Ludlow McGill-Queen’s University Press

The Canny Scot: Archbishop James Morrison of Antigonish
by Peter Ludlow
$34.95, paperback, 352 pp.
McGill-Queen’s University Press, March 2015

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Award season begins: Atlantic Book Awards short list

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Last night the Atlantic Book Awards announced this year’s short list at the Halifax Central Library. Jon Tattrie  led a discussion with Valerie Compton, Alexander MacLeod and Ami MacKay called “Writers in Conversation”.  Shandi Mitchell’s Dalhousie University Creative Writing students opened the event with readings of their best short fiction from their final senior workshop. Congratulations to all the shortlisted publishers and authors! Democracy 250 Atlantic Book Award for Historical Writing Perished:  The 1914 Newfoundland Sealing Disaster Author:  Jenny Higgins Publisher: Boulder Publications Something of a Pleasant Paradise:  Comparing Rural…

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Finding her voice

in #77 Holiday/History/Columns by

Women’s personalities and achievements are often overlooked and effaced if the “official” history. Joan Sullivan highlights 3 books in which historical women tell their own tales

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Essays illuminate Anne of Green Gables’ time-tested popularity

in #73 Fall 2013/Non-fiction/People by

Anne Around the World: L.M. Montgomery and Her Classic
edited by Jane Ledwell and Jean Mitchell
$29.95, paperback, 302 pp.
McGill-Queen’s University Press
May 2013

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Bio depicts New Brunswick entrepreneur Harrison McCain

in #75 Spring 2014/Non-fiction/Reviews by

Harrison McCain: Single-Minded Purpose
by Donald J. Savoie
$29.95, hardcover, 338 pp.
McGill-Queen’s University Press, November 2013

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