Gorgeous illustrations and a fun story line work together to introduce young readers to a traditional Newfoundland instrument.
It brushes over a range of serious topics, like immigration, mining history, geology and acceptance, without settling for too long on any of it — because more than anything, Lukins places her emphasis on telling an exciting tale.
Atlantic Canada has an abundance of Christmas traditions to share and stories to tell
On Poppy’s Beach
written by Susan Pynn Taylor, illustrated by David Sturge
$12.95, paperback, 32 pp.
Tuckamore Books, October 2014