Books published by Formac Publishing Company


Birchtown and the Black Loyalist Experience

Formac Publishing Company | May 31, 2019 | 88 pages
This book chronicles experiences of African Americans who were part of the influx of Loyalist refugees from the American Revolution. The Black Loyalists were both freed and enslaved Black Americans who had joined the British side. For their loyalty, they were evacuated by the British Navy to Nova... More Info

My River

Formac Publishing Company | September 25, 2018 | 96 pages
Stella Bowles was a Grade 6 Nova Scotia student when she turned environmental activist to campaign against sewage pipes draining straight into the LaHave River. This is the inspirational first person account of Stella's Grade 6 science fair project which caught the eyes of the media, the public and... More Info

50 Things to See on the Moon

Formac Publishing Company | April 30, 2019 | 80 pages
Have you always wanted to explore the Moon like Neil Armstrong or the eleven other astronauts who have walked on its surface? You can tour the Moon from your own backyard with a small telescope or binoculars. This book will point you to the Sea of Tranquility (the landing spot for Apollo 11) and... More Info

Morgan's Got Game

Formac Publishing Company | April 1, 2018 | 96 pages
Morgan is left out of the loop when everyone begins bringing their Robogamer Z7s to school, linking up online with one another and playing at recess and lunch. Even Aldeen, the Godzilla of Grade Three, has one. But when the other kids start to suspect that Aldeen is faking her gaming, Morgan has to... More Info

The Teen Sex Trade

Formac Publishing Company | September 1, 2017 | 192 pages
Jade Brooks grew up like any other kid — she played with friends, lovingly teased and was teased by her siblings, and excelled at school. It wasn't until she was removed from her family at age 11 that she felt something was wrong. Growing up between two of Halifax's predominantly black... More Info

Rose Murray's A-Z Vegetable Cookbook

Formac Publishing Company | June 8, 2015 | 176 pages
Here's a must-have for all home cooks and food lovers! The 250+ recipes in this collection show the incredible range of tasty vegetables available from Canada's farmers' fields, gardens, markets, and stores. There are delicious vegetable mains, like Curried Harvest Vegetables with Lentils and... More Info

They Called Me Chocolate Rocket

Formac Publishing Company | October 3, 2014 | 272 pages
In the ultra-competitive junior hockey leagues in the early 1960s, a young man could tolerate nearly anything that helped him stand out from the hordes of other prospects, so John Paris, Jr. did just that. The African-Canadian from Nova Scotia dazzled and dominated on the ice -- often facing racism... More Info

Think Again, Robyn

Formac Publishing Company Limited | March 1, 2013 | 64 pages
Robyn befriends unpopular Shelly. When he father wins tickets to a hockey game, she becomes popular.  More Info

Morgan Gets Cracking

Formac Publishing Company Limited | April 1, 2013 | 64 pages
A new kid at school teases Aldeen, the Queen of Mean, and gets away with it.  More Info