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Writing: May 2013 Archives

Mattie's Story - Author Margaret Westlie

MargaretWestlieMS.jpg"Mattie's Story" details a year in the life of Mattie Cameron, a decendant of the original Selkirk Settlers who came to PEI in 1803. The inspiration for the story came from the Margaret Westlie's great, great grandparents. She launched the book this week at the Confederation Centre Library.

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Literary Awards - Lori Mayne and Jennifer Tasker

LiteraryAwards.jpgThe 26th annual Cox and Palmer Literary Awards deadline is on May 31st. Lori Mayne, co-ordinator of this year's celebration and Jennifer Tasker, winner from last year's awards dropped into the studio. For more information visit peiwritersguild.com.

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Brenda Jones - Atlantic Book Awards Nomination

BrendaJonesMainstreet.jpgBrenda Jones is an Island artist. Her illustrations in the book "I is For Island" have been nominated for the Lillian Shepherd Award for Excellence in Illustration at the Atlantic Book Awards. She dropped by the Mainstreet studio.

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