Local author, Kevin Sommer, will be hosting an official book launch and author talk on February 20, at the Vermilion Public Library from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Called, ‘A Shattered New Start,’ Sommer’s fictional book takes place in a high school setting and takes a serious look at bullying, anger, suicide, rivalry, friendship, and support.
“As a teacher, this is one of my favourite books on the topic of bullying. It allows you to see it from the multiple perspectives and reminds
Author, Dion Manastyrski, travelled through Vermilion on September 11, sharing his book, ‘Prairie Sunset: A Story of Change’. The fine art book shines a spotlight on the past 150 years of rural prairie history, and includes Manastyrski’s photography from across Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba, as well as government archives, and quotes from over 70 prairie people.
“I’ve never seen anything like this book and in 2003, I began making eight trips across the three prairie pr