Time to... DIY Nova Scotia

Time to... DIY Nova Scotia

Time to get creative, Nova Scotia! These books are perfect for creating and learning new skills. From slang to Canadian facts there is something in here for Nova Scotian.

The Nova Scotia Book of Lists

Humans are obsessed with lists. We have our shopping lists and our list of things to do. We also have lists of the Top Ten Movies, Top Ten Songs, Top Ten Books, Top Ten Places to Eat, Top News Stories of the Year and so on and so on. But what about Nova Scotia? In The Nova Scotia Book of Lists, seasoned author Vernon Oickle compiles a collection of lists on anything you can think of about Nova Scotia.

The Bluenosers’ Book of Slang

Nova Scotia is blessed with a rich language. It is literally littered with words and expressions that vary from county to county, and town to town. From a dog's breakfast, to blowin' a gale, bed lunch, giv'er, fill yer boots, dough funkers, back-ass-wards and right some good, Nova Scotia Slang will introduce you to a whole new language.

Don’t Panic

Ibbotson has worked quickly and diligently in the face of this global financial crisis to provide readers in Canada, the US, and UK with a collection of thoughtful responses to, and practical advice for, their most pressing concerns.

Memoir Conversations and Craft

The best memoirs are maps of the heart and mind, and Marjorie Simmins invites you to explore the map of your own life. Here are the probing questions and dynamic writing ideas, coupled with inspirational interviews with best-selling memoirists, to light your own imagination afire.

Canada Quiz

There's something here for everyone--from the born and bred Canadian to the visitor wanting to know more about this great country. In no particular order, and with easy and difficult questions intermixed, these 75 quizzes are sure to appeal to all ages and knowledge levels.

Atlantic Salmon Flies

Conveniently organized into four sections — bombers and dry flies, bugs, streamers, and wet flies — this rich compendium includes colour photographs of flawlessly tied specimens complemented by detailed lists of materials. Biographical notes on each tier and a brief history of the art of fly tying round out the volume.

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