Book completed – book launched

Hollis Hiscock

Amidst a healthy feast of soups, stews, breads, desserts and other delightful food, about 200 gathered at St. George’s St. Catharines to help the Reverend Martha Tatarnic launch her first book, The Living Diet.

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The lineups were long as Martha autographed copies of The Living Diet at St. George’s St. Catharines. Photos: Allison Lynn and Hollis Hiscock

Martha described the evening of April 26 as one that “will go down in my personal history as one of the most incredible nights of friendship, food and celebration”.

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As Martha began to speak the audience rewarded her with a standing ovation as they celebrated the publication of her book. Photos: Allison Lynn and Hollis Hiscock

The two hour event enabled buyers to get their books autographed by Martha, listen as she described the story which led to the writing of her book, meet people from a wide geographical area who came to be part of the milestone event and be entertained throughout by stirring and uplifting music.

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While Martha signed books and people enjoyed food and conversation, Scott McLeod, Ainsley Colburn and Brian Kerley of Tracadie Cross provided stirring, uplifting music. Photos: Allison Lynn and Hollis Hiscock

“Fittingly the book launch was an embodiment of joyful eating,” is how Martha summed up the occasion.

For more information, go to marthatatarnic.ca