Discover the North
Wildwood Book PresentationFort St. John May 29, 2018 7:00pm
Join Saskatchewan author Elinor Florence as she presents her new novel Wildwood, set in the Peace River country. It tells the story of a single mother from the city whospends one year living in an abandoned off-the-grid farmhouse in order to claim her inheritance. With grim determination, Molly teaches herself the basic pioneer skills, but her greatest perils come from the brutal wilderness. Only the journal written by her great-aunt, the land’s original homesteader, inspires her to struggle on. Using old photographs, Elinor will present a one-hour slide show describing her historical research and telling some interesting anecdotes. Free admission. Donations welcome. Books can be purchased through the museum gift shop and signed by the author. Call 250-787-0430 for more information.