The stories in this book were written by Mel Lively with the assistance of his tutor, Kim Hutchison. Mel joined the Workplace Education program at his workplace and is learning to read and write. These stories, mostly set in the 1960s, are from his years of working in the woods.
Learners and tutors may want to read Mel's Story as part of a literacy or upgrading program. Most of the stories in this book are at Levels II and III of the Nova Scotia Adult Learning Program.