Island Characters, Vol. 2 (Includes tax)
Eddy Quinn grew up surrounded by folk music and natural born storytellers near Cardigan, PEI. Songs and yarns were shared across the table of Island kitchens as often as farm labour was traded between neighbours. Eddy’s love of stories and his affection for the people he encounters is evident in his second book, Island Characters Volume 2.
The book is a collection of 52 short stories and is a follow-up to his popular first release. The book shines a light on the personalities of some notable Islanders who, in Eddy’s words, “Each, in their own way, made significant contributions to life on Prince Edward Island.” From Bobby Fraser, the man on the cover who was renowned for his wrestling match with a bear, to a “not so popular” high school teacher to a famous local fiddler with an affinity for telling ghost stories, the Island characters in this book will provide the readers with an authentic slice of Island life.