NEIL w YOUNG / N W YOUNG
Coles - Lynden Park Mall in Brantford is carrying my novel.
Posted: May 13, 2017


Coles at Lynden Park Mall in Brantford is now carrying my novel The Summer Garden and the Song.

Where to purchase Neil's albums and songs
Posted: Jan 14, 2017


Neil's albums and songs are available on iTunes and on cdbaby.com.

You can also purchase Neil's acclaimed music and his new novels all in one convenient place on his "store" page on the Cavern of Dreams Publishing website: http://ow.ly/FAtg302o0cX



Neil's Related Domains
Posted: Jan 14, 2017


Neil's related domains include: RestlessWindRecords.com, KickingHorseMusic.com, BearCreekMusic.com, TheSummerGardenandtheSong.com, TheFineArtofLiving.com and others.




2016 Golden Kayak Awards
Posted: Jan 18, 2017


In January 2017, Neil was honoured to receive the IAIA (International Academy of Independent Artists) Golden Kayak Award for 2016 Best Classic and Progressive Rock Song - "Fire On The Water", from his third CD album, Old Memories.

It was Neil's second IAIA Golden Kayak award in the last ten years, the first Golden Kayak was for Best Country Song 2007 - "The Cowboy Song", from his debut CD album No Looking Back.

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THOSE WERE THE DAYS CD Album Available Now
Posted: Dec 25, 2016


Neil's 4th studio album (his 2nd album released in 2016), THOSE WERE THE DAYS was released December 23, 2016.

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The album was the culmination of a dream that had its beginning in the 1950's when Neil was going to high school and was a budding musician and songwriter in his own right, although it was not until decades later that he had the opportunity to give himself room to let that light begin to shine.

WARNING: THE ALBUM CONTAINS CONTAGIOUS ROCK 'n' ROLL MUSIC


Book 2 -THE SUMMER GARDEN AND THE SONG AVAILABLE NOW
Posted: Dec 25, 2016


Book 2 - THE SUMMER GARDEN AND THE SONG: HARVEST was released on November 24, 2016 and is available from the publisher Cavern of Dreams Publishing at http://shop.cavernofdreams.com/product-category/n-w-young/, OR from Neil at (N.W. Young / Neil w Young). Neil would be happy to personalize and autograph your copy.

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Books 1 and 2 of The Summer Garden and the Song, a realistic fiction love story, circa 1959, is a coming of age saga set in and around the fictional village of Haddon Junction in Norfolk County - the heartland of Southwestern Ontario at the time.

It is a story of loves gained, loves lost, and loves unconditional - Mick Neilson's story - The Summer Garden ... The Circle of Life ... Harvest ... and the Song.

Book 2, The Summer Garden and the Song: Harvest continues Mick Neilson's story.

Readers will enjoy the countless cameos of tobacco harvest and related events, music, people and places from the era.


OLD MEMORIES CD Album Released
Posted: Dec 25, 2016


Neil's 3rd studio album OLD MEMORIES was released June 26, 2016. The album and songs are available on iTunes, CDBaby.com and at CavernOfDreams.com.

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"Music coloured and shaped by the wonderfully free and inspiring times, experiences and memories of living and loving my teen years through the legendary 1950's Country Rockabilly era and the dawning of Rock and Roll." Neil w Young


Book 1 - THE SUMMER GARDEN AND THE SONG AVAILABLE NOW
Posted: July 22, 2016



Book 1 of Neil's long anticipated two-book novel, a love story, The Summer Garden and the Song: The Circle of Life. (See further below)

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Book 1, The Summer Garden and the Song: The Circle of Life
is now available and may be purchased from the publisher at http://shop.cavernofdreams.com/product-category/n-w-young/, OR from Neil at (N.W. Young / Neil w Young). Neil would be happy to personalize and autograph your copy.

Anyone wishing to order a personalized and autographed Book 1, The Summer Garden and the Song: The Circle of Life direct from Neil can message him here on the Contact tab and he will provide a PayPal link where payment can be made by credit card or from a PayPal account - OR, if you would rather, you can send an international money order to N. W. Young, P.O. Box 386, Paris, Ontario, Canada N3L 3T5 for the cost of the book plus the appropriate postage shipping cost to your country/area.

Postage to addresses in the continental U.S.A. - $12.50 (U.S. $)
Postage to addresses in Canada - $13.50 (CAD $)
Postage to addresses in Europe - $14.50 (U.S. $ - 6 to 8 weeks delivery) or $29.50 (U.S. $ - air mail)
Postage to Australia / New Zealand - $15.00 (U.S. $ - 6 to 8 weeks delivery) or $32.00 (U.S. $ - air mail)

Book 1 is also available on Amazon.ca and Amazon.com. It is also available locally at Green Heron Books, 47 Grand River St N, Paris, Ontario N3L 2M3. Call Green Heron Books at (519) 442-1822 to inquire if copies are currently in stock.


Book 2, The Summer Garden and the Song: Harvest will be available in November.


Neil was honoured to be added to the Laurier Alumni Authors website:
http://www.laurieralumni.ca/s/1681/15/social.aspx?sid=1681&gid=2&pgid=837&cid=3330&ecid=3330&crid=0&calpgid=61&calcid=1242

Saturday, July 23, 2016, Neil will be at the Paris Craft & Vendor Market, Special Events Hall at the Paris Fairgrounds, Paris, Ontario through most of the day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., to autograph copies of Book 1, The Summer Garden and the Song: The Circle of Life, as well as copies of his CDs NO LOOKING BACK, WHAT DIFFERENCE WILL IT MAKE and OLD MEMORIES which are now also available on the Cavern of Dreams website

NEW to the Cavern of Dreams Publishing online store! Music by Neil w Young , otherwise known as Paris, ON author N.W. Young, of the epic two-book love story, The Summer Garden and The Song: The Circle of Life and The Summer Garden and The Song: Harvest. Now you can get Neil's acclaimed country music and his novels all in one convenient place:
http://ow.ly/FAtg302o0cX


BUY NEIL'S CD's at
http://shop.cavernofdreams.com/product-category/n-w-young/neil-w-young-music/



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The Haldimand Press, March 6, 2015 article re Neil's scheduled performance on March 19, 2015 in Hagersville, Ontario


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Paris Star - October 30, 2012


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Brant News - September 27, 2012


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Paris Star - September 13, 2012


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Burford Times - September 12, 2012


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Burford Times - November 10, 2011


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Old Autos - November 15, 2010


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Delhi News-Record - July 23, 2008


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Burford Times - April 23, 2008


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Paris Star, April 11, 2007


Neil's epic 2-book love story - The Summer Garden and the Song
Posted: Jan 14, 2017


NEW to the Cavern of Dreams Publishing online store! Music by Neil w Young , otherwise known as Paris, ON author N.W. Young, of the epic two-book love story, The Summer Garden and The Song: The Circle of Life and The Summer Garden and The Song: Harvest.

Neil was honoured to be added to the Laurier Alumni Authors website:
http://www.laurieralumni.ca/s/1681/15/social.aspx?sid=1681&gid=2&pgid=837&cid=3330&ecid=3330&crid=0&calpgid=61&calcid=1242



Akademia Music Award for Best Country Rockabilly Song
Posted: Jan 17, 2017


Neil was honoured to be receive the award for Best Country Rockabilly Song in October 2015 for his song, Hot Rod Star from the Los Angeles based The Akademia Music Awards.

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2015 Golden Kayak Awards
Posted: Feb 21, 2016


Neil was nominated for Best Country Song in the 2015 Golden Kayak Awards for his song, Shining White Eyes from his sophomore CD album What Difference Will It Make.

2012 Hamilton Music Awards
Posted: Feb 21, 2016


Neil was honoured to be a nominee at the 2012 Hamilton Music Awards for Alt/Country Recording of the Year for his album What Difference Will It Make released in July 2012.

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2008 Hamilton Music Awards
Posted: Feb 21, 2016


Neil was honoured to be a nominee in the 2008 Hamilton Music Awards for New Country Recording of the Year for his debut album No Looking Back released in August 2007.

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2008 Golden Kayak Awards
Posted: Jan 16, 2017


Neil was the recipient of the Golden Kayak in the 2008 IAIA (International Academy of Independent Artists) Awards for Best Country Song 2007 - "The Cowboy Song".

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