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By Gary Collins

ISBN-10: 1771170409

ISBN-13: 9781771170406

one of the bays, inlets, and groups of the province, writer Gary Collins has earned a seat on the head of the desk as Newfoundland and Labrador's favorite storyteller. Now, with six books less than his belt, the “Story guy” from Hare Bay is able to let you know somewhat approximately himself. The stories that make up this quantity are wallet of stories taken from diary entries he recorded through the 40 years he spent as a woodsman. starting along with his early life, Gary Collins retraces his first steps as a boy starting to be up in Bonavista North within the Nineteen Fifties, whilst his father, whom he idolized, taught him the abilities of an outdoorsman and the way to be a pace-setter of men.

These twenty-two tales are an affidavit of the hardiness of fellows who paintings amid leaf and bough, and a tribute to the decision of the wild that pulls those hunters, trappers, and woodcutters—family males all—back to “the ridge.” an afternoon at the Ridge is Gary Collins’s 7th booklet and his first simply autobiographical work.

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