David is delighted to be spending two weeks of his summer vacation with his cousins Richard and Heather in Little Heart’s Ease. One day while exploring the seashore, the trio comes across a mysterious cave opening. A glow up ahead catches their attention, and they make their way in to investigate. What they find on the other side is a step back in time, complete with a beautiful Irish princess, an infamous sea captain, pirates, a chase through rough seas, and a love story! Join David, Richard, and Heather as they travel through history on a Newfoundland adventure!
About the author
Dawn Baker has been a visual artist and children’s writer since 1992. A graduate of Memorial University with a Bachelor of Education and a certificate in library studies, she served on the board of directors of The Rooms from 2006 until 2019. In 2015, Dawn served as a juror for the Governor General’s Literary Awards and toured Ontario as part of TD Canadian Children’s Book Week. East Coast Counting is the twelfth book that she has published with Flanker Press.