Fogo: My Favourite Corner of the Earth Book Launch

Keith is a young boy living on the picturesque island of Fogo, Newfoundland. Over one special summer, he gets to know an old family friend who is in Fogo as an artist-in-residence. This friendship teaches Keith to look at his home with new eyes.

Fogo: My Favourite Corner of the Earth will be officially launched with the following events:

Tuesday, May 29, 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm  – Fogo Island Public Library – Book signing and reading with Dawn Baker. Everyone is welcome to attend!

Wednesday, May 30, – Dawn will be reading to the elementary students at Fogo Island Central Academy and signing copies of the book.

Cluster Weekend of Book Signings in St. John’s will be as follows:

Friday, June 8
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Costco
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Coles, Avalon Mall

Saturday, June 9
10:00 am – 12:00 noon – Costco
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm – Chapters
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm – Coles, Village Shopping Centre

Dawn Baker has now sold over 100,000 copies of her books! Fogo: My Favoutrite Corner of the Earth will delight children and adults the same  with this sweet story and colourful illustrations, as they learn about Fogo and the artists that visit. Dawn has included a glossary to help readers learn more about Fogo, including words and phrases that are used in this book.

For further information, please call Flanker Press at (709) 739-4477 ext # 22 ( 1-866-739-4420 ) or visit the Flanker Press website at