Name of Book: She Dreams of Sable Island
Year Published: 2019
Words and Pictures by: Briana Corr Scott
What is the main topic of the book?:
The first book by painter and poet, Briana Corr Scott, She Dreams of Sable Island: a Paper Doll Book is a beautifully illustrated story written as a lyrical poem. If you’re from Nova Scotia, chances are you’ve heard of the dream-like island in the Atlantic Ocean, 100km from Halifax. Filled with facts on wildlife native to the East Coast’s very own Sable island, this book explores an untouched landscape through a child’s imagination. The beautiful watercolor illustrations extend to a paper doll set complete with a Sable Island horse to continue island adventures into your playtime.
The detailed illustrations throughout the book with facts and information on Sable Island, make for not only a wonderful narrative but a great opportunity to learn about an East Coast treasure!