[Reading] ➿ Five Pennies: A Prairie Boy's Story By Irene Morck – Heartforum.co.uk From the trips to the general store to battles with bedbugs and falling cows, Five Pennies brings to life the experiences of a boy growing up in the early west Filled with details about pioneer life, From the trips to the general A Prairie Kindle Ð store to battles with bedbugs and falling cows, Five Pennies brings to life the experiences of a boy growing up in the early west Filled with details about pioneer life, each story gives insight into the difficulties, challenges, and joys faced by families building a new home on a rugged, new land Young Archie s observations offer a different perspective on that life, one tinged by a child s wonder Five Pennies: MOBI :Ä and sense of adventure These heartwarming stories about Christmas pageants, starting school, summer jobs, and the exciting potential of owning five pennies were told to author Irene Morck by her father She has captured the spirit and humour of his memories and brought them together in this entertaining collection.
Irene Morck was born in St A Prairie Kindle Ð John, New Brunswick She has lived in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, and the Caribbean Her BSc Honours in Biochemistry is from the University of Alberta her teaching certificate from the University of Calgary Irene taught science at boys schools in Barbados and Jamaica She did two years of biochemistry research at the University of the West IndiesIrene now lives with her husband, Mogens Nielsen, on their farm near Spruce View, Alberta, Five Pennies: MOBI :Ä where they raise hay and grain Irene is also involved in substitute teaching and freelance photography she has sold photos for travel posters, magazines, and calendars Irene and Mogens love trail riding their mules in the mountains, traveling, learning Spanish, snorkeling, hiking, and cross country skiing.
- 163 pages
- Five Pennies: A Prairie Boy's Story
- Irene Morck
- 13 October 2017 Irene Morck