Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 3 to 6
- Grade: p to 1
From antlers and bakeapples to yarn and a zest for life, Dawn Baker has created a unique alphabet book using words and places commonly associated with Newfoundland and Labrador culture, language, and geography.?xml:namespace prefix="o" ns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
Readers will explore barrens and icebergs, taste Jam Jams and toutons, watch puffins and whales, and much, much more.
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.