From the Publisher
A Doyle Reader is a lively collection of personal memories and commentaries from well-known Newfoundland writer and broadcaster Marjorie Doyle. Musings on growing up in St. John?s and pointed commentary on Newfoundland''s Confederation with Canada. Writings on the province''s culture, heritage, and music. A travelogue of an English teacher abroad. Connecting them all is Doyle?s distinctive voice: patriotic, passionate, and relentlessly funny. Marjorie Doyle?s award-winning work has appeared in the Globe and Mail, St. John''s Telegram, National Post, and many other newspapers, journals, and literary magazines. Her voice has been frequently heard on CBC-Radio, as commentator, guest, and longtime host of That Time of the Night. She lives in her native St. John?s.