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5 Books for Young Adults


The last day of school and summer vacation are just around the corner. But this being Atlantic Canada, we’re sure to get as many rainy days as we are sunny ones. Here’s a list of 5 YA novels to add to your summer reading lists you can enjoy rain or shine. Check out the links for more on the authors!   Prisoner of Warren, Andreas Oertel. Warren Webb’s father decides…

5 Atlantic books with love


With Valentine’s Day smack in the middle and temperatures that make cuddling seem like the best plan, February is often viewed as the month of love. But love doesn’t have to solely be romantic love — it could be love of family, love of food, love of home, love of language, and so on. These Atlantic books remind us that (even in the depths of winter) there…

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5 Atlantic Canadian history books for young readers


Sharing Atlantic Canadian history with young readers is a great idea year-round, but even more so today on Family Literacy Day. These books provide engaging glimpses into our storied past. There is everything from folktales and rhymes to stories of survival, triumph and new beginnings. Here are some recent books that highlight Atlantic Canadian history: A lilting Celtic folktale: Wow Wow and Haw Haw by George…