Author Maureen Haddock's latest book, With Love, From Iraq, tells the story of Wajid and Maysoon Toma. Wajid and Maysoon are successful, happy Canadians who came to Saskatoon from Iraq with no money, no knowledge of English, and three small children. Wajid is a skilled hair stylist and had owned his own business, in Iraq, at the age of fourteen. The book offers the reader a love story, an escape story, and a recipe for becoming Canadian.
On October 24, 2016, John Gormley interviewed Maureen, Maysoon, and Wajid about the process of writing this book and the story that the Tomas lived. It was a delightful morning.
With Love, From Iraq: A true story of hope, perseverance, and becoming Canadian was...read more
On January 6, 2017, author Maureen Haddock featured her third book, With Love, From Iraq in B...read more
Author Maureen Haddock's latest book, With Love, From Iraq, tells the story of ...read more