Non-Fiction

  • Fat-Back & Molasses

    Fat-back & Molasses is a collection of favourite old recipes from Newfoundland & Labrador. In addition to the homespun recipes, this book contains sketches and stories that also give a deep insight into the culture...

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  • E.J. Pratt: The Truant Years 1882-1927

    E.J. Pratt (1882-1964) is generally recognized as the leading Canadian poet of his generation. Moreover, as Marshall McLuhan observed in1958, Pratt was, in his personal and social life, 'a one-man creator of a climate...

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  • E.J. Pratt: The Master Years 1927-1964

    The Master Years, recalls the later life of Canada's best-known poets. Dr. Pitt picks up the story where he left off at the end of Pratt's early life showcased in The Truant Years.

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  • We Go A-Fishing

    We Go A-Fishing is a collection of personal recollections by former fishermen of Change Islands, Newfoundland, related in their own words with a minimum of editing. Collected and edited by Arthur R. Scammell....

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  • Nightingale of the North

    The opera patrons and critics of the world in the late eighteen hundreds knew Newfoundland's prima donna Georgina Ann Stirling as Mademoiselle Toulinguet. The Newfoundland public called her Twillingate Stirling...

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  • The Angry Seas

    The Angry Seas is the gripping story of the men of Newfoundland and Labrador: legends of the land and sea, who battled the chilly North Atlantic in their struggle for survival. It is a tale of strange occurrences...

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  • The Enemy On Our Doorstep

    Bell Islander Steve Neary was 17 years old when U-boats attacked shipping off Bell Island. He witnessed the brutal aftermath first hand. He provides a riveting account of the attacks using reports of the people...

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  • Jackman

    At the height of the devastating October gale of 1867, a small schooner, the Sea Clipper, was driven onto a reef at Spotted Island, Labrador. Already seriously damaged from an earlier collision with another schooner,...

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  • S’posin’ I Dies In D’Dory

    S'posin' I Dies In D' Dory tells the true story of Harbour Buffet and the hardships and suffering of its residents who survived on inadequate amounts of food during the Depression. Victor Butler survived as a...

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