Linda Rosenbaum and Peter Dean


The Essential Toronto Island Guide

Visitors can find out where to go and what to do on Toronto Island

Price: $ 14.95 Order Now

92-page fully illustrated guidebook to Toronto Island
(including Toronto Island Park and the Toronto Island Community).

Included in The Essential Toronto Island Guide are:
useful maps to help you get around the Island
* a quick reference guide to attractions and services (including bike and boat rentals, restaurants, and island B&B’s)
* special places of interest for families, athletes, nature lovers and the romantically inclined;
winterthumbnail.jpg * two unique, self-guided walking tours: one of Centre Island and another for the Island community on Ward’s Island
* info on where to go and what to do in winter
* points of interest about Island history
* over 100 photographs, past and present
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* little-known facts and stories about Island life and history

answers to frequently asked questions about living on the Island

Written by two long-time island residents:

Linda Rosenbaum
lives with her husband Robin and their two children on Toronto Island, where she has lived for over 30 years. As an avid birdwatcher, canoeist and bicyclist, Linda knows all corners of the Island and takes great pleasure in sharing the wonders of what she considers to be a very special place.
Peter Dean
, also an Island resident for over 30 years, lives with his wife Penny, has raised two daughters (and several dogs and cats) on the Island in their extensively renovated “cottage” overlooking Lake Ontario. Peter has always been active in the Island’s political affairs and takes particular interest in researching and writing about Island homes.

To order a copy of The Essential Island Guide, send a cheque for $ 14.95 to:

4 Nottawa Avenue
Toronto, Ontario  M5J 2C8

or call Linda Rosenbaum @ 416 203 1038

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