Once Upon an Island Author:David Conover Once Upon An Island is the true story of a young couple who did buy their dream island! David and Jeanne Conover bought Wallace Island in the Canadian Gulf Islands in the 1940's with a dream of building a summer vacation resort. The book retells their adventures and misadventures, their comic failures and satisfying successes.
Anyone who has toured the Gulf Islands on the east coast of Vancouver Island knows the beauty of this chain ... and probably wanted to own one. This is exactly what happened to David Conover and his wife Jeanne.