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You're Some Crooked
by Necie

You're Some Crooked by Necie

Price: CDN$12.95

Book Description
In her sixth book for childre Necie introduces readers to fun and quirky saying you will not hear anywhere else but here in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Necie is a hugely talented writer and illustrator who grew up in St. Bernard's, Fortune Bay. She is passionate about this province's culture and hopes to bring the stories and traditions of the past alive, and to inspire children to love an embrace its unique heritage tthough her books.

Sample text from "You're Some Crooked"

Did you ever play an Ugly Stick?
Have you worn warm wooly Vamps?
Did you ever have a Mug Up?
Has a Mummer ever played a tune for you?

Discover interesting words and things to do that you will only find in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Learn some fun and quirky sayings that you will not hear anywhere else. You might even spot a Crooked cat!

If the weatherís kind of foggy
And the ground is extra soggy

And all the air is sort of gray
You really canít see far away

It feels like rain is going to pour
But itís just mist and nothing more


About the Author
Necieís love of outport Newfoundland comes from her wonderful memories of being raised in St. Bernardís, Fortune Bay. Growing up, she was part of a large and extended family, and happily spent her entire childhood in this small town.

She is passionate about this provinceís culture and hopes to bring the stories and traditions of the past alive, and to inspire children to love and embrace its unique heritage through her books.

Necie currently lives with her husband, children, and pets in Paradise, Newfoundland, and is working on her next children's book.

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