Ta-dah! A surprise for the holidays…

November 2017

We’ve been hinting about a surprise coming from NQ – and here it is!
A special issue, created as part of the Canada 150 commemorations has gone to print. All subscribers will receive it with their winter magazine, and it will also be available for sale at the upcoming Christmas Craft Fair, and select retail locations. It’s full of all kinds of writing and stories and illustrations – colour us excited 🙂 Also, we can’t help but think it would make a lovely stocking stuffer for all of those hard to buy for folks! (Cover design: Vanessa Stockley, Granite Studios)

Thirteen Ways of Looking at an Iceberg

BY Matthew Hollett

I’VE BEEN READING After Icebergs with a Painter, Rev. Louis L. Noble’s imaginative travelogue from a voyage around Newfoundland in 1859. It’s like following a jet-setting paparazzo’s Instagram – except instead of celebrity photos, it’s full of nineteenth-century prose portraits of icebergs.

Opulence and Gravy

BY Heidi Wicks

From under the Plexiglas dome inside The Hotel Newfoundland, the outside sky is a navy velvet blanket bedazzled with stars. The Courtyard, an ecosphere bursting with a bouquet of chlorine…