Latest "Moogie Moose" Kid's Book Released

  • Downhome Magazine
  • Posted: Aug 18, 2010 8:53 AM
04/30/10 - Join Moogie Moose, Figgy Ruff and the rest of their furry, fun-loving friends as they set out to explore the fascinating creatures that live under the sea in Melanie Maher's latest book, Moogie Moose & Friends: Atlantic Ocean Adventures.

Young readers will learn about whales, dolphins, sharks, sculpins and many other ocean dwellers in this entertaining and educational book. The book is the third in a children's series that explores Newfoundland and Labrador.

Moogie Moose & Friends: Atlantic Ocean Adventures is a 24-page book with bright and beautiful illustrations by Amanda Rees, a graduate of College of the North Atlantic Visual Arts Program. As the illustrator for book three of Moogie Moose & Friends, Rees has indulged both her love of nature and cartooning.

Melanie Maher is a graduate of Memorial University of Newfoundland. She has a unique interest in Newfoundland history, culture and heritage, and through her series of Moogie Moose books, has shared her knowledge and love of the province's wild animals and places with children throughout the province.

Moogie Moose & Friends: Atlantic Ocean Adventures is published by James Lane Publishing and distributed by Downhome Inc. The book is currently available at Downhome Shoppe and Gallery, online at, and in Downhome- supplied stores across Newfoundland.