Two books have a tremendous amount of information about the history of Coldbrook.  One book is Pioneer Development of Coldbrook by Ward, Laurie T. Published by Prospect Publishing, Kings County, NS, Canada, 1996. The second book is Memories of Coldbrook Nova Scotia. Marie Bishop writes about her early years in Coldbrook with write-ups on 50 Coldbrook families with 356 pictures and maps in 270 pages.