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Journalling with Soul

Journalling with Soul
Susan Doiron

Susan Doiron, an Island author and counselling therapist has published a new book, Journalling with Soul. The book launch will occur January 31 at 7 pm at the Cornwall Public Library.

Journalling with Soul is the third publication in Susan’s Finding Blue Beach Glass personal and vocational development series. She is passionate about helping people discover who they
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A gift of Island poetry: Beth Janzen

Curated by Deirdre Kessler 

GHOSTS

They stood looking out
from every line
and nothing spoke to them.

They whispered to each other
and let their eyes roll up.
They ate the alphabet.

The trees budded, leafed, and coloured
The seasons passed unsung

The snake chewed a little more
of its tail each day until it disappeared.

It was so dark.

I waited and watched the trees.

Tonight the blossoms fall
like
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Love for Montgomery

Love for Montgomery

In L.M. Montgomery’s beloved Anne of Green Gables, the Avery Scholarship was an object of fierce competition between Anne Shirley and Gilbert Blythe.

The Avery Award is a very real, new award at UPEI, established in appreciation of the legacy of Montgomery, and its very first recipient is Michaela Wipond, a third-year English major from Calgary, Alberta.

Wipond first fell in love with the writings
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Veritas Acadie en vente

La Société internationale Veritas Acadie (la SIVA) fait savoir que la 6e édition (152 pages) de sa revue “Veritas Acadie” est actuellement disponible aux points de vente suivants: à Miscouche au Musée acadien de l’Î.-P.-É., à Summerside au Centre Belle-Alliance et au Centre Eptek et à Charlottetown à la librairie Bookmark et à la Beaconsfield Historic House. Info: chouetteacadienne.siva @gmail.com.

Some Weather We’re Having

The 2018 PEI weather trivia calendar

UPEI’s Climate Research Lab has launched the 2018 edition of its PEI weather trivia calendar. “Some Weather We’re Having!” is available for sale at Bookmark in the Confederation Court Mall, Murphy’s Pharmacies in the Charlottetown area, or at the UPEI Climate Research Lab on campus.

Co-authored by Don Jardine and Dr. Adam Fenech, the weather trivia
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Redefining 'Realistic'

Redefining 'Realistic'
Shift your perspective. Seize your potential. Own your story.
Heather Moyse

Having grown up on Prince Edward Island, Heather Moyse never imagined she would be in a position to motivate and empower other people to achieve their potential. With perspective, drive and determination, Heather has pushed herself in ways she never thought possible. From two-time Olympic gold medalist to World Rugby Hall
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The Back Settlement

The Back Settlement
Margaret A. Westlie

Prince Edward Island author Margaret A. Westlie has announced the launch of her latest novel, The Back Settlement, at 1 pm on December 2, at the Montague Rotary Library.

Westlie is the author of severa; novels set on Prince Edward Island: her Scottish Pioneers (formerly Selkirk Stories) novels (Mattie’s StoryAnna’s Secret, and An Irregular Marriage) and her
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Frank Jadis

Frank Jadis
A Mi’kmaq from the John Jadis Clan, Mi’kmaq Chief of Lennox Island, 1948-52, 1962-64
Barbara Jadis-Bruised Head

A new family history of a prominent Island Mi’kmaq family has just been published, Frank Jadis: A Mi’kmaq from the John Jadis Clan, Mi’kmaq Chief of Lennox Island, 1948-52, 1962-64.

Frank Jadis (1908-1986) was the Chief of Lennox Island Band on PEI for six years—1948-52 and 1962-64.
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Owen Connolly: The Making of a Legacy 1820–2016

Owen Connolly: The Making of a Legacy 1820–2016
Leonard Cusack

From 1888 to 2016 on PEI, the Owen Connolly Estate has funded approximately $3 million to help thousands of Island students of Irish Catholic heritage gain a higher education, and achieve career success. A new book, Owen Connolly: The Making of a Legacy 1820-2016, by historian Leonard Cusack, is the remarkable rags-to-riches story of the man who created this legacy, and the people
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A History of Mount Stewart: Illustrated & Extended Edition

A History of Mount Stewart: Illustrated & Extended Edition
Frank Pigot and the Hillsoborough River Association

On December 4 from 7 to 9 pm at Beaconsfield’s Carriage House on the corner of West and Kent Street, the Hillsborough River Association will launch A History of Mount Stewart: Illustrated & Extended Edition’s A History of Mount Stewart: Illustrated & Extended Edition in Charlottetown. Profits from its sales will be invested in the
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