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Author Helen Cleary Escott shares the dark, yet touching, motivation behind her latest creation, Operation Wormwood
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Helen Cleary Escott is known for her Blog I’m Funny Like That. Later turned into a book of the same name, Escott seemed to take her light-hearted thoughts on the mundane and captured them

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The magic of Bowring Park and the famed Peter Pan statue are brought to life in Christine Gordon Manley’s children’s book, The Secret of Bowring Park
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There’s magic in Bowring Park, and also quite a few secrets. 
So goes the enchanting children’s story by Mount Pearl native and Cornwall,

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Karen Silver entertains and educates with her Newfoundland centered children’s series, Come On We Goes
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When avid writer and journalist Karen Silver decided to write a children’s book, she knew she wanted to do something different. Not the carbon copied, parodied Doctor Seuss knockoff or paint-by-numbers toddler 10 pager,

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Decorated Newfoundland author Kevin Major dives head on into the crime fiction genre with his newest work, One For The Rock, one that may inspire a series. 
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Best-selling author Kevin Major is no stranger to a challenge. He has plied his trade at countless genres across the writing medium

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By: Danette Dooley
Author, professor and historian, Gerhard Bassler aims to show Newfoundlanders and Labradorians a forgotten, but significant part of their history with his new works. 
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People who bought Gerhard Bassler’s book Escape Hatch will want to pick up his latest release Develop or Perish (Flanker Press 2017).

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By: Amy Cleary
Visual artist Dawn Baker visits Fogo, showcasing how the most valuable commodities of any place go well beyond the scenery
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Dawn Baker is a visual artist and an admitted child enthusiast. She’d have to be considering she’s been a children’s book author and illustrator since 1992. 

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By: Jason Sheppard
Newfoundland’s Jason Oakley is the creator behind a new character aimed at capturing children’s hearts
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Jason Oakley, originally from Newfoundland, moved to Toronto five years ago away from his nephews. When it came time to get them a gift for special occasions, Oakley never knew what

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Frank Gronich’s extraordinary life – from immigrant without a home to senior crown prosecutor in Newfoundland and Labrador – is as inspiring as is it unbelievable
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Perseverance is defined by the Oxford English Dictionary as “persistence in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success.”
Never has a

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