Books written by Mayann Francis


Mayann's Train Ride

Nimbus Publishing (CN) | September 24, 2015 | 32 pages
Nine-year-old Mayann and her family are traveling from Cape Breton to New York City by train. Everything is exciting to young Mayann, but most exciting is the chance to show off her new purse When the family arrives in big, bustling NYC, Mayann visits with relatives, goes to the zoo and rides the... More Info

Mayann Francis

Nimbus Publishing (CN) | July 5, 2019 | 216 pages
When Mayann Francis was named Nova Scotia's first Black lieutenant-governor, she wondered if the community would accept her. Francis was born just three months after businesswoman Viola Desmond was arrested for sitting in a whites-only section of a movie theatre in New Glasgow. Had enough changed?... More Info