Creatures of the Rock: A Veterinarian’s Adventures in Newfoundland

McGrath, Peacock take home 2015 Newfoundland & Labrador Book Awards

McGrath, Peacock take home 2015 Newfoundland & Labrador Book Awards

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In a ceremony at Government House in St. John’s Wednesday afternoon, poet Carmelita McGrath was named winner of the E.J. Pratt Award for Escape Velocity published by Goose Lane Editions. Retired veterinarian Andrew Peacock won the Newfoundland and Labrador Book Award for Non-Fiction with his debut book Creatures of the Rock:A Veterinarian’s Adventures in Newfoundland published by Doubleday Canada. The wins represent a first for both well-established…

Meet Dr. Andrew Peacock, author of Creatures of the Rock, in St. John’s

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Meet Dr. Andrew Peacock, author of Creatures of the Rock: A Veterinarian’s Adventures in Newfoundland, at Chapter’s in St. John’s on Sat. Nov. 29, 2014 at 2 pm. About the author:  Andrew Peacock was born in Toronto and raised in the town of Kapuskasing in northern Ontario. After finishing degrees in biology at Trent University and veterinary medicine at the University of Guelph he moved with his wife to the…