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Diane Carmel Léger

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ISBN: 9782897500702

L’Acadie en Baratte

  Author:   Diane Carmel Léger  
  Artist :   Raynald Basque    
  Publisher:  Bouton d’or Acadie

Nico tours the Maritimes with his grandmother in her vintage Westphalia. With eagerness and imagination, Nico is ready for adventure and so is his “memere”. Their camping trip, which takes them to Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick, becomes a whimsical discovery tour of contemporary Acadian communities and history.

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ISBN associated with this title:9782897500702
Item BA0054
PublisherBouton d’or Acadie
Published onJuly 17 2018
Language fre
Pages 80
Format Paperback
Dimensions7.75(in) x 5.5(in)
Shipping weight250(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
For twenty years, Diane Carmel Léger lived in Victoria, British Columbia, where she taught French Immersion and wrote books in both French and English.Yet, it was her homesickness for the Maritimes that led her to writing over 25 years ago. Diane is now living near her native village of Memramcook which was called la-butte-à-Pétard before the deportation of 1755. Her first book, La butte à Pétard, is an Acadian bestseller.

Raynald Basque is a well-known Acadian visual artist, born in Tracadie, New Brunswick, and presently residing in Caraquet. A very imaginative and wonderful storyteller, he is inspired by Canadian history and his own childhood. His paintings are sought after by private collectors, historical museums, and Acadian landmarks. This is his first illustrated book.