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Heritage House Humour!

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  • Age: 15
  • Grade: 10
tagged: Leacock, humour, humorous
This growing list of bestselling and award-winning humour writing from Heritage House is sure to put a smile on every reader's face!

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Never Shoot a Stampede Queen

A Rookie Reporter in the Cariboo

by Mark Leiren-Young
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 15
  • Grade: 10
tagged: personal memoirs

Winner of the 2009 Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour


The cops wanted to shoot me, my bosses thought I was a Bolshevik, and a local lawyer warned me that some people I was writing about might try to test the strength of my skull with a steel pipe. What more could any young reporter hope for from his first real job?


The night Mark Leiren-Young dro …