Canadian humour writer, Roderick Urquhart, who spent 40 years in the newspaper industry as reporter and editor, relays his really funny stories of those times. Rod also looks at his many adventures being a young man in northern Ontario. It includes chapters on fishing and camping in the wilderness. There's also some rather humourous looks at life in Newmarket, Ontario, just north of Toronto in Canada. This is a book of short chapters, easy to read, that is a don't miss novel!
|Publisher:||Stone's Throw Publications|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.35(d)|
About the Author
Roderick Urquhart is an accomplished Editor and former newspaper reporter. Roderick spent 40 years in the newspaper industry in Canada, winning many Canada-wide and Ontario-wide awards for his writing. While in newspapers, he was a renown columnist. His two books -- Talk Turkey With Urqey and also Tales For The Outhouse contain many short, but concise and quite humourous stories, in a column format. It's an above average written account of Roderick's life from his early days in newspapers to his many adventures in the Canadian north. Roderick had many funny things happen to him in the early days of his newspaper career. Now retired, Roderick has come up with these two funny books. They are both a must read!