Jungle Jim and Jungle Jen in the African Rainforest is the second in a series of children’s illustrated chapter books by Ottawa’s Jennifer J. Bergin. In this tale you’ll join Jim, Jen, and their new friends on a comical adventure deep in the jungles of Congo, Africa. ISBN: 978-1-45259-706-5
Ottawa’s Joanne Lécuyer, author and owner of Topsy Books, has released two new chapter books. My Friend Merlin is the story of a druid boy named Merlin who shows a young Prince Arthur that magic can be used for good.
A sequel to The Witch, the Cat and the Egg (published 2009), The Witch, the Cat and the Water Dragon tells the story of Juliane, who is a witch and a guide to the magical Forest of Ennyar. See www.topsybooks.com.
As Ottawa-based psychotherapist and author Cathy Lumsden see it, in the 21st century people are craving a level of emotional intimacy never before imagined by previous generations. It’s easy to fall in love, however staying in love has never been taught, she points out. Whether you are single or in a relationship, her book The Best Advice Your Mother Never Gave You provides fresh insights and ideas. It can be purchased through Cathy Lumsden (Adlerian Centre), www.thebestadviceyourmothernevergaveyou.com, or Amazon.