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Island Year: Finding Nova Scotia
As they neared retirement, Greg Brown and his wife Anne gave up their life in the U.S. to settle on a windswept Nova Scotia island inhabited by wild sheep and deer, where harbour seals sing in the fog and an old lighthouse still keeps watch over the North Atlantic. Island Year: Finding Nova Scotia tells the story of the surprises, challenges and discoveries of their first ...more
Hardcover, 207 pages
Published by Pottersfield Press
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Author Greg Brown and his wife leave their fast- paced life in the U.S. and immigrate to Canada. where they buy and renovate a home on McNutt's Island off the coast of Nova Scotia. They long for a siimpler life. There they share their life with semi-wild sheep, deer; make friends with the local people, merchants and lobstermen. Its quite a change for these city folks but they are determined to make a go of it. It's an interesting read for anyone who wants to read what its like to live off the gr ...more