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It began an an inventory of toys!

It began an an inventory of toys!

Posted by Michelle Porter on 2018 Nov 26th

Writer Bernice Morgan had been thinking about the toys that were important to her when she was a girl, toys that defined her childhood in St. John’s.“I started trying to recall every toy I could remem … read more
Not Just A Ghost Story

Not Just A Ghost Story

Posted by Michelle Porter on 2018 Oct 12th

The Ferryland Visitor isn’t just a ghost story, says author Charis Cotter. It’s also a story about a family facing a tough, cold winter, a family hoping that when spring comes they’ll be a bit better … read more
The Poetry of Tyrants

The Poetry of Tyrants

Posted by Michelle Porter on 2018 Oct 4th

Bad poetry? Probably written by a tyrant or villain, according to Andy Jones, author of Jack and the Green Man, the first chapter book in his Jack tales series. “The Green Man is that kind of powerful … read more
In Farmers' Times

In Farmers' Times

Posted by Michelle Porter on 2018 Sep 28th

The illustrations in Jack and the Green Man offer a rare glimpse of a visual style that was part of southeastern Europe before the Former Yugoslavia fell apart, before the war and the fall of communis … read more