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True North Favourite: Mortimer

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This is my all-time favourite children's book by our very own Canadian author, Robert Munsch.

Poetry London Contest 2nd place winner John Fooks

Poetry London Contest 2nd place winner is John Fooks.

Poetry London Contest 1st place winner Jack Williams

The Poetry London Contest 1st place winner is Jack Williams. Jack Williams is a graduate of London Central Secondary School who is currently attending Queen’s University.

April is National Poetry Month!

national poetry month

The winning poems in Poetry London’s 8th Annual Poetry Contest are now on display at London Public Library as part of National Poetry Month celebrations.

True North Favourite: Inuusiq

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One of my favourite albums is "Inuusiq" by The Jerry Cans, a Canadian Band from Nunavut.

True North Favourite: Live in London

loenard cohen

Who could be more Canadian and more man-of-the-world than Leonard Cohen? I love the rich layers of complex imagery in his brilliantly poetic and philosophical song lyrics

True North Favourite: The Paper Bag Princess

 

paper bag princess

You just can't go wrong with Robert Munsch's books. They never fail to produce a smile or a chuckle but Paper bag Princess is my all time favourite and I'm proud that such a funny great author is Canadian to boot!

True North Favourite: Navy

Navy by Blaine Wiseman

This informative, non fiction title provides a broad introduction into the career of a Navy sailor.

The great Atlantic Canada bucket list: one-of-a-kind travel experiences

This past year my husband and I (and our dog, José) drove from London, ON to Jasper, AB and experienced the beauty of Northern Ontario, the Prairies, the Badlands, and of course, the breath-taking Rockies