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Hummingbird Hawk Moth

31293262-L.jpgWe had a call from a listener in Green's Harbour this week about a humming bird visiting her yard.  Then another caller suggested that it might actually be a moth that looks just like a humming bird.  Nancy Brace managed to take a picture of her visitor, and sure enough, it's an exquisite moth.  Today Ramona Dearing is joined by entomologist Barry Hicks to tell us more about the cunning little creature. 

 

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Crosstalk: NL summer books We're asking which books from NL you'd recommend as great summer reading.  Ramona's guest is Pat Parsons, joining us from Gander.  She's the Manager for the Central Division of the Nfld and Labrador Public Libraries, and was also on the jury for this year's Winterset Writing award.  They take your calls.

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Some picks from Pat Parsons,  Manager for the Central Division of the Nfld and Labrador Public Libraries:


Captain Kean's Secret- - T.C. Badcock
Cast They Bread- Sylvia Collins
The Rossiter File- Thomas Rendell Curran
Sea Folk-  Jim Wellma
Baggage- Jill Sooley
Braco- Lesleyanne Ryan
Every Little Thing- Chad Pelley
Badger Redemption- Judy Ricketts
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