Sale proceeds benefit the Elaine Taylor Thomas Journalism scholarship at SAIT Polytechnic, Calgary, Alberta.
A beautifully and lovingly executed chronicle, this family history traces the lives and times of a Canadian farm family’s ancestors through the ages and to the far corners of the world.
"What a legacy you have created! I absolutely loved the detailed stories, the format with side panels of information and the great photos. The grades four and five students will definitely use this as a resource as they research how pioneers overcame obstacles and persevered to make new lives as Canadians."
–Loretta Stabler, Millarville, Alberta
"You really need to take a bow with Promises to Keep because in all the years I’ve known Bob, this is the first book he has ever read from cover to cover. He talked about it and read me parts over the phone. He said when I read this book, it would change my life because I’ll understand what’s really important in life."
–Judy Taylor, Nanton, Alberta
"I never expected such a wide-ranging and scholarly book – beautifully laid out too! It’s very impressive."
–Mary Gage, State College, PA
"The book is marvelous!"
–Teresa Kennedy, Laundry Cottage. Froxfield Green, Petersfield, Hampshire, England
"I have just finished your wonderful book and shed more than a few tears. What a beautiful tribute!"
–Carolyn Neely, Schulenburg, Texas