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Winners of 2014 Heritage and History Book Awards announced

Winners of 2014 Heritage and History Book Awards announced

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Paul Bowdring and Jennifer Morgan each took home an Award on Tuesday night at the 2014 Heritage and History Book Awards Ceremony. Bowdring won the Fiction Award for The Stranger’s Gallery (Nimbus Publishing). Morgan won the Children’s/Young Adult Literature Award for Almost Home: The Sinking of the SS Caribou (Breakwater Books). Each award came with a $250 cash prize. Sponsored by the Historic Sites Association of…

2014 Heritage and History Book Awards shortlists announced 

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Short lists for the 2014 Heritage and History Book Awards were released today in St. John’s. The Heritage and History Book Awards are given to works that exemplify excellence in the interpretation of the history and heritage of Newfoundland and Labrador. Alternating between works of fiction and children’s/young adult literature in even years, and non-fiction and poetry in alternate years, the shortlists are selected from among…

Ida Linehan Young reads from No Turning Back in St. John’s

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Ida Linehan Young will be signings copies of her memoir, No Turning Back: Surviving the Linehan Family Tragedy on Saturday, November 15th from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Chapters, Kenmount Road, St. John’s, Newfoundland. About the book: On a June night in 1980, the Linehan household in North Harbour went up in flames. In moments the fire consumed the family’s ordinary, loving lives and innocent, human faith that…

Island Kitchen cookbook signing with Chopped Canada champion Chef Mark McCrowe in St. John’s NL

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Chopped Canada champion Chef Mark McCrowe and photographer Sasha Okshevsky will be signings copies of their cookbook, Island Kitchen: An Ode to Newfoundland on Saturday, November 15th from 1-3 p.m. at Chapters, Kenmount Road, St. John’s, Newfoundland. About the book: Chef Mark McCrowe has teamed up with fellow chef and photographer Sasha Okshevsky to present Island Kitchen: An Ode to Newfoundland. This unique cookbook will document Newfoundland’s…