Merilyn Simonds is and award-winning journalist and the author of 11 books in several genres, including The Convict Lover, The Lion in the Room Next Door and, most recently, The Holding, a novel in which the land plays a role as a central character.
Last updated: June 2008
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Home to the first exiles who struggled back to Nova Scotia after the expulsion, Clare remains a bastion of Acadian culture
A cannon fired nearly five centuries ago echoes in gun debates today
Percentage of households owning guns