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  • Mi'kmaw Grammar of Father Pacifique
    John Hewson

    John Hewson, Professor Emeritus, Memorial University of Newfoundland, is a scholar of national and international reputation in several branches of linguistics, complemented by more than 14 books, 140-plus published papers and reviews, and nearly 100 papers to learned societies.

  • Ashes of My Dreams
    Stella Shepard

    Stella Shepard of Prince Edward Island developed a passion for reading and writing in childhood that followed her throughout life. Her stories have been published in four of the Chicken Soup for the Soul books, Atlantic newspapers, and magazines. Stella is a journalist, a life-long learner, and a photographer. She is a mother and a… Read More »

  • Cassie Deveaux
    Cassie Deveaux

    Cassie Deveaux Cohoon was born in the Acadian village Chéticamp. Her Acadian heritage goes back to the early days of Grand Pré on her father’s side and Beaubassin (now Amherst) on her mother’s. Her first novel, Severine, told the story of a fictitious heroine of Acadia…. Read More »

  • Jeanne Dugas of Acadia
    Cassie Deveaux Cohoon

    Cassie Deveaux Cohoon was born in the Acadian village Chéticamp. Her Acadian heritage goes back to the early days of Grand Pré on her father’s side and Beaubassin (now Amherst) on her mother’s. Her first novel, Severine, told the story of a fictitious heroine of Acadia…. Read More »

  • Kevin S. MacLeod
    Kevin S. MacLeod

    Kevin MacLeod was born in North Sydney, Nova Scotia and raised on a dairy farm on nearby Boularderie Island. He studied at Boston University and Carleton University, where he received Bachelors and Masters degrees. He worked for the Department of the Secretary of State for twenty-two years, and the author of A Crown of Maples…. Read More »

  • D. Scott MacDonald
    D. Scott MacDonald

    D. Scott MacDonald is a native of Charlottetown, attended West Kent School, Queen Charlotte High and Prince of Wales College. His early career was in banking anf ro the last 25 years he was an in-house accountant for various firms. Although recently retired, Scott is actively involved in Zion Presbyterian Church and the Seniors Active… Read More »

  • Your're Flying, Baby
    Christina Gaudet

    Christina Gaudetis an illustrator of children’s stories. When not drawing, Christina writes young adult fantasy and dreams of living in a castle. For now, she happily spends her time exploring the dunes and red cliffs of Prince Edward Island…. Read More »

  • Acadian Women of Prince Edward Island
    Jacinthe Laforest

    Jacinthe Laforest has been the editor and principal journalist of the Acadian weekly newspaper La Voix Acadienne since 1988. Over the past three decades she has interviewed hundreds of Island Acadians. She is the author of the official French version of the Acadian national hymn Ave Maris Stella. She has contributed to a number of… Read More »

  • Harmony Wagner
    Harmony Wagner

    Harmony Wagner is a writer, director and award winning filmmaker based in Prince Edward Island, Canada. She wrote several episodes of The Big Comfy Couch. Her short film Queen of the Crows broadcast on CBC and screened at numerous festivals including Telefilm Canada’s Not Short On Talent program at the Cannes Film Festival. Kooperman, her… Read More »