12002 Results
12002 Results
The sacred shore —Oke, Janette, 1935-
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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In Acadia two young mothers, one British and one French, have become good friends, despite the enmity between their peoples. The French woman's baby girl becomes critically ill. Since the British woman has access to medi...

The Russländer —Birdsell, Sandra, 1942-
DAISY Sound Recording
2001
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Katherine (Katya) Vogt is now an old woman living in Winnipeg, but the story of how she and her family came to Canada begins in Russia in 1910, on a wealthy Mennonite estate. Here they lived in a world bounded by the pro...

Justice Hall —King, Laurie R.
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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Five years after working with Ali and Mahmoud Hazr in Palestine, Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell are shocked when they meet the brothers again in England. Instead of Arabs, their friends are really British aristocrats, ...

Calico road —Jacobs, Anna.
DAISY Sound Recording
2015
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Calico Road runs through a tiny Lancashire hamlet up on the edge of the moors, miles from anywhere. Its folk are an independent breed - and in 1827 they are a thorn in the side of the vicious mill owner in the valley bel...

East of Eden —Steinbeck, John.
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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The masterpiece of Steinbeck's later years, East of Eden is the powerful and vastly ambitious novel that is both a family saga and a modern retelling of the book of Genesis.

Women of the silk —Tsukiyama, Gail.
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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Story goes back to rural China in 1926, where a group of women forge a sisterhood amidst the reeling machines that reverberate and clamour in a vast silk factory from dawn til dusk. Leading the first strike the village h...

The settlers —Long, William Stuart.
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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Now pardoned, with a land grant, beautiful Jenny Taggart struggles to make a new life for herself and her young son in N.S.W. Torn by betrayal and loss, and inflamed by love, she is sustained by her dream of better thing...

Happyland a history of the "dirty thirties" in Saskatchewan, 1914-1937 —McManus, Curtis R., 1972-
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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'Dirty Thirties' is the sobriquet commonly applied to the agricultural crisis in the drylands of southern Saskatchewan in Canada that coincided with the Great Depression. This title contends that the 'Dirty Thirties' act...

My sister's child —Andrews, Lyn.
DAISY Sound Recording
2004
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A fire destroys the modest coal haulage business their father Jack has built, leaving Jack broken and his family wondering how they will survive.

Emily Climbs —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
DAISY Sound Recording
2012
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Emily leaves New Moon Farm to live with her stern Aunt Ruth so she can go to school in Shrewsbury, but she finds it hard to feel at home in her new surroundings.

Our Polly —Jacobs, Anna.
DAISY Sound Recording
2015
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Little Billy is the light of Polly's life - it's for her son's sake that she puts up with an unkind mother-in-law and an isolated farm. Then Billy is knocked down by a car, his father killed attempting to save his life a...

Return to harmony —Oke, Janette, 1935-
DAISY Sound Recording
2015
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Jodie Harland and Bethan Keane had little in common before the plight of a homeless dog brought them together, but from that day on the two young girls were bound together as best friends.

Corrigan Legacy —Jacobs, Anna.
DAISY Sound Recording
2015
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Meet the Corrigans. Childless Maeve, rich and successful, is dying of cancer. She wants to leave her business empire to one of the offspring of her two estranged brothers, Des and Leo. But which young relative should she...

Lost in the barrens —Mowat, Farley, 1921-
DAISY Sound Recording
2016
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The book tells of boys in their late teens: one white boy who has recently lost his parents, and one Indian boy from the Cree tribe of the same age. The boys embark on a mission to relieve the starvation of a neighbourin...

Emily's quest —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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Emily Starr and Teddy Kent have been friends since childhood, and as Teddy is about to leave to further his education as an artist, Emily believes that their friendship is blossoming into something more. On his last nigh...

Angel promises fulfilled 1988-1989 —Ripplinger, Henry.
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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Camilla had just discovered that Jenny is her birth mother and on her death bed in the care home. Even Father Engelmann had been astonished to learn that the Jenny he had been seeing in the care home was the same young g...

The uncommon appeal of clouds —McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948-
DAISY Sound Recording
2015
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Investigating the theft of a valuable painting that was supposed to be donated to the Scottish National Gallery, Isabel harbors a growing suspicion that the thieves may be close to the painting's wealthy owner.

Kissed a sad goodbye —Crombie, Deborah.
DAISY Sound Recording
2008
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Crombie weaves a tale of two boys who become allies, then friends, in a story of trust and betrayal whose repercussions echo across six decades.

Storm of the century the Regina tornado of 1912 —Bingaman, Sandra, 1944-
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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A history of the worst tornado to have struck Canada in terms of property damage and the loss of life. It happened in Regina, Saskatchewan, on June 30, 1912, moving through the city and just past the provincial Parliamen...

Garment of shadows a novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes —King, Laurie R.
DAISY Sound Recording
2015
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Waking up in Morocco with no memory of her identity, Mary Russell is enmeshed in the political and military uprisings of Europe, while Sherlock Holmes taps the assistance of T. E. Lawrence to restore Mary's memory and pr...

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