In this book featuring bright and beautiful illustrations, Gary and his family experience an unforgettable holiday on the picturesque island of Newfoundland. Join them as they travel from Port aux Basques on the west coast to St. John’s on the east. Whales, ponies, beaches, Vikings, and so much more await you in Around Newfoundland!
Along the journey, visit Gros Morne National Park, L’Anse aux Meadows, the Insectarium near Deer Lake, the Salmonid Interpretation Centre, a powwow in Conne River, Cobb’s Pond Park, Twillingate, Eastport Beach, Bonavista Lighthouse, Jelly Bean Row houses, The Rooms, the Johnson GEO Centre, and Signal Hill.
Colorful landscapes and bright illustrations are eye catching and provide a realistic portrayal of all the attractions the province has to offer. Children can learn about the island of Newfoundland, parents/teachers can use this as a teaching tool, and family vacations can easily be inspired by this book. It would make a wonderful additional to any child’s bookshelf.-- Edwards Book Club --
A sweet story about two families who travel around the island together, and the friendship hat builds between two boys along the journey.-- Northeast Avalon Times --