At Ocean's Edge is based on the actual Cantwell family who lived at Cape Spear in 1861. It follows the dramatic events of two ships, which were anchored off Cape Spear whereby one broke apart on the rocks the next day.
About the authors
Susan Chalker Browne is an award-winning writer, journalist and teacher. Hey Freddy! Itâ??s Canadaâ??s Birthday is her eighth book for children. Her other books include Marconiâ??s Secret, The Amazing Adventures of Captain Bob Bartlett, At Oceanâ??s Edge, The Land of a Thousand Whales and her most recent, Freddyâ??s Day at the Races. Her books Thomas Doucet â?? Hero of Plaisance and Goodness Gracious, Gulliver Mulligan were each named Canadian Childrenâ??s Book Centre â??Our Choiceâ? selections.
Illustrator Mel D’Souza is a writer/cartoonist for Downhomer Magazine and has illustrated several children’s books.
Other titles by Susan Chalker Browne
Mother of the Regiment and Other Remarkable Women of Newfoundland and Labrador
The Story of the Basilica of St. John the Baptist
The Secret Life of a Funny Girl
Freddy's Hockey Hero
Hey Freddy! It's Canada's Birthday
Freddy's Day at the Races
Land of a Thousand Whales, The
Hero of Plainsance, The