Book picks as published in the March 21, 2018 St. Albert Gazette. For more great reads, check here.
Precious Cargo : my year driving the kids on school bus 3077
By Craig Davidson
Davidson tells the story of one year in his life – driving a school bus full of special-needs kids. He shows us how his evolving relationship with the kids on that bus, each of them struggling physically as well as emotionally and socially, slowly but surely changed his life along with the lives of the precious cargo in his care. A Canada Reads 2018 contender.
Forgiveness : a gift from my grandparents
By Mark Sakamoto
Forgiveness intertwines the stories of Ralph MacLean and the Sakamotos as the Second World War rips their lives and their humanity out of their grasp. Despite facing such enormous transgressions against them, the two families learned to forgive. Without the depth of their forgiveness, this book’s author would never have existed. A Canada Reads 2018 contender.