Just out in time for Christmas is North Oyster Historical Society’s Pioneer Cookbook. Compiled by Irene Hawthornthwaite and many volunteers, the book features snippets of family history and over 300 recipes from the community. The book sells for $17, with proceeds going back to the society.
Another book on local history is Farms and Folks, A History of Cedar, packed with photos and 354 pages. This book sells for $30, with all proceeds to the Cedar Heritage Centre.
If you have not got a copy yet, you will want to add 85 Grams: The Story of Art Williams – Drug Czar by Daryl Ashby. Just $19.95 at your local bookstore.