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Lampedusa by Steven Price

by Edith Cody-Rice When we think of the word Lampedusa today. many of us instantly conjure up the image of rescued migrants who have launched...

Local author publishes book about 32-year RCMP career

We've received this news about a book published by Bill Adams, a retired RCMP superintendent who has made Almonte his home with his wife...

Murdered Midas by Charlotte Gray

by Edith Cody-Rice  When we were young, many of us got the idea, through osmosis, that Canadian history was boring: no civil wars or wars...

Night of Power by Anar Ali

by Edith Cody-Rice  Night of Power takes its name from the evening during Ramadan when the effect of prayers to Allah are increased a thousand...

The Mosquito by Timothy C. Winegard

by Edith Cody-Rice Canadian native Dr. Timothy Winegard is an historian and political science professor at Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction, Colorado. Educated at...

‘Into the Planet’ author Jill Heinerth describes cave exploration

by Brent Eades Recently I heard an enthralling interview on NPR with Jill Heinerth, a leading figure in the rarefied and dangerous world of cave...

Horizon by Barry Lopez

by Edith Cody-Rice I chose this book because many years ago, in the 1980's I read Barry Lopez' award winning Arctic Dreams, without question the...

Oven to Table by Jan Scott

by Edith Cody-Rice  Oven to Table takes simplicity seriously. All the offerings in this cookbook of over 100 recipes use one cooking pot: a sheet...

‘The Colors of All the Cattle’ by Alexander McCall Smith

by Edith Cody-Rice  The Colors of All the Cattle is the latest in the series of Alexander McCall Smith's No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency. This...

Paris Echo by Sebastian Faulks

by Edith Cody-Rice Paris Echo is the latest offering of the extraordinary writer Sebastian Faulks. I remember being absolutely absorbed and astonished by his Birdsong,...

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Lampedusa by Steven Price

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