Ten years ago, I had the strange privilege of co-authoring Atlantic Canada’s 100 Greatest Books. Great Atlantic Canadian books just keep coming. So, 10 years later, I’m again pondering the East Coast’s best books.
The Atlantic Book Awards Society (ABAS) has released its schedule of free events featuring this year’s shortlisted authors and illustrators, taking place in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick from May 30 to June 6
These gentle poems touch on many subjects including carpentry, eggs, Italian songs, trees and other green things; they ponder the mystery of death and dichotomy as matter-of-factly as a pretty bunch of flowers might nod to the setting sun