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Share your remembrance

Share your remembrance

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Thank you to all who shared their remembrances with us on Facebook. It was wonderful to hear your stories of family and Remembrance Day gatherings. Kathleen Yeats McCawley will receive the package of books pictured above. *** Remembrance Day is a time to reflect on the past and think about those who donned a uniform for our country. This year, we’re asking you to share your…

Two CBU Press books to be launched at Scottish Mod next month

Two CBU Press books to be launched at Scottish Mod next month

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Two new books from Cape Breton University Press will see their first light in Scotland next month, part of the Highland Homecoming and Royal National Mod (Mòd Nàiseanta Rìoghail), Inverness, October 10-18. Cape Breton and Nova Scotia have close ties with the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, in no small part due to thousands of Gaelic-speaking migrant Scots. Bolstering its list of Celtic- and Gaelic-centred titles,…

Atlantic entries make Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards shortlists

Atlantic entries make Canadian Children’s Book Centre Awards shortlists

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre (CCBC) announced the shortlists for their annual awards, including a number of Atlantic Canadian authors. “The nominated books exemplify some of the very best work by Canadian authors and illustrators. The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is proud to share these titles and the juries’ notes with you,” said a release from the CCBC The Stowaway written by Halifax, NS-based author Meghan…