Strange Nova Scotia
Vernon Oickle & Julie Anne Babin
Strange Nova Scotia is a fun and, yes, STRANGE romp through this strange land. From Nova Scotia's connection to why the White House is painted white, to the famed Shag Harbour UFO incident and the possible landing of Prince Henry Sinclair at Chedabucto Bay on June 2, 1398, this book will amuse and intrigue you on every page. From one of the province's best-known folklorists and the wit of a budding young illustrator comes this instant classic. Welcome to Strange Nova Scotia.
Julie Anne Babin grew up in Liverpool, Nova Scotia. After graduating high school as valedictorian, she went on to earn her Bachelor of Arts from Dalhousie University and her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (NSCAD). Julie then returned to her home town of Liverpool to establish ADJA Studio and Gallery. In 2014, she became proprietor of the Welcome Matte Frame Shoppe, adding custom framing to her resume. Vernon Oickle is an international award winning journalist, editor and writer with 33 years experience working in newspapers. He is the author of more than 20 books, including Red Sky at Night and bestselling series One Crow. He continues to reside in Liverpool where he was born and raised.