Chair and Christmas Tree

Seven days, 7 books


Just seven days remain in the lead-up to Christmas! If you’re looking for gift ideas or something to read while snuggled next to the tree, here are seven books to help you count down to the big day.

Stormy sky with tree

Forces of nature


In the Atlantic Provinces, we’re acutely aware of the natural world that surrounds us. Our East Coast weather and wilderness can be beautiful, enigmatic, infuriating, and sometimes downright terrifying, so it’s no small wonder that it figures heavily in our region’s books. Here’s a sampling of recent local books with a focus on Mother Nature. Sea glass artist Teri Hall shares her passion for the beautiful…

Christmas greenery

5 festive Atlantic books to celebrate the holiday season


The holidays are full of traditions, particularly here in Atlantic Canada. From gift-giving and Santa Claus parades to time with family and friends, the magic of the season creates a perfect backdrop for stories remembered and shared. This collection of holiday reads from across the region are guaranteed to put you in the holiday spirit as you reminisce about holidays past and discover new-to-you celebrations.  …