Well, it’s been a bit since I’ve written a review here, but I must say life has been busy between a new job, kids, and my husband being away for his work. However, I recently came across a book that I just had to review. I was in a bookstore (nothing new there),...
Book publisher seeks soldiers to share their storiesNew book explores the great contribution and loss Newfoundland experienced during the War of 1812The Little Flower Shop by the SeaMiss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar ChildrenNew book notes accomplishments of Canadian women during the Second World War
After the highly successful publication of his book “Unflinching: The Making of a Canadian Sniper,” veteran and Canadian military icon Jody Mitic is back at it again. This time, however, he is working on a book that compiles the stories of fellow soldiers. To make this book, “Canadian Soldier Stories” a success, Mitic is currently seeking...Read more
Armed with his passion for the War of 1812 and desire to uncover Newfoundland’s role in the war, first-time author, Gordon Jones’ s book: Defending the Inland Shores: Newfoundland in the War of 1812 was released this past December. It all started when Jones and his wife were on vacation in Newfoundland several years ago. During...Read more
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children By Ransome Riggs Given that the movie will soon be released, I decided that this would be the perfect time to write a review about Ransom Riggs’ Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children. I am of the opinion that the book is almost always better than the movie. That being said,...Read more
Over the next week, in recognition of International Women's Day, Canadian Military Family Magazine will be profiling women in the military community who are making the most of their lives by making a difference in our community in various ways. To kick off the week of articles we are featuring author Sherry Pringle and her book...Read more