Sheilagh O’Leary and Rhonda Pelley spent two summers travelling
from Bonavista Bay to the Great Northern Peninsula and to the
communities of the south coast. The women they interviewed shared
unique life stories filled with hard work, love, heartbreak, and
family. Island Maid documents, with photos and words, the thoughts
and lives of these women. It is also the chronicle of a journey, a
feminist road-trip taken during one of the most tumultuous... more...