70194 Results
70194 Results
The affair —Steel, Danielle, author.
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2021

When Rose McCarthy's staff at Mode magazine pitches a cover shoot with Hollywood's hottest young actress, the actress's sizzling affair with a bestselling French author is exposed. The author happens to be Rose's son-in-...

A dangerous peace —Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
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Spring 1937. On a ship bound for England, Maisie realizes she isn't yet ready to return. Just days after disembarking in dangerous Gibraltar, she becomes entangled in a murder case and is pulled deeper into political int...

Waiting for Joe —Birdsell, Sandra, 1942-, author
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2011
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Joe Beaudry and his wife Laurie are on the lam in a stolen motorhome, after losing their home and business and sticking Joe's father in a nursing home. Joe wants to get to Ft. McMurray where he hopes to find work, but wh...

Neighbors [a novel] —Steel, Danielle, author.
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2021

Meredith White was one of Hollywood's most recognizable faces. But a personal tragedy cut her acting career short and alienated her from her family. For the last fifteen years, Meredith has been living alone in San Franc...

Viola Desmond's Canada a history of blacks and racial segregation in the promised land —Reynolds, Graham, 1944- author.
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2018
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In 1946, a Black Halifax businesswoman, Viola Desmond, was wrongfully arrested for sitting in a white's-only section of a movie theatre in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. In 2010, sixty-four years later, the Nova Scotia govern...

A dangerous inheritance [a novel of Tudor rivals and the secret of the Tower] —Weir, Alison, 1951-
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2013
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The year is 1562. Lady Catherine Grey, cousin of Elizabeth I, has just been arrested along with her husband Edward. Their crime is to have secretly married and produced a child who might threaten the Queen's title. Alone...

A cowherd in paradise from China to Canada —Wong, May Q., 1955-
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2021
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Examines the lives of Wong Guey Dang and Jiang Tew Thloo who were forced to live apart for twenty-five years because of Canada's exlusionary immigration laws. 2012.

Unflinching —Mitic, Jody, author.
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2016
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Elite sniper Jody Mitic loved being a soldier. His candid memoir follows his personal journey into the Canadian military, through sniper training, and firefights in Afghanistan, culminating on the fateful night when he s...

Seeking the fabled city : the Canadian Jewish experience —Levine, Allan, 1956- author.
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2021
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Relying on an abundance of primary sources and first-hand documentation and interviews, Levine chronicles the successes and failures, the obstacles overcome and those not conquered, of a historic journey and the people w...

They call me George the untold story of black train porters and the birth of modern Canada —Foster, Cecil, 1954- author.
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2020
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"A historical work of non-fiction that chronicles the little-known stories of black railway porters-the so-called "Pullmen" of the Canadian rail lines. The actions and spirit of these men helped define Canada as a nation...

Three weeks in Quebec City the meeting that made Canada —Moore, Christopher, 1950- author.
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2016
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In 1864, thirty-three delegates from five provincial legislatures came to Quebec City to pursue the idea of uniting all the provinces of British North America. The American Civil War, not yet over, encouraged the small a...

Song of a nation : the untold story of Canada's national anthem —Harris, Robert, 1948- author, narrator.
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2021
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Calixa Lavallée, the French Canadian composer of "O Canada," has a compelling, almost unbelievable personal story. He left home at 12 and worked as a blackface minstrel, travelling throughout the United States for more ...

A number of things stories of Canada told through fifty objects —Urquhart, Jane.
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2017
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For Canada's 150th birthday, Urquhart chooses 50 Canadian objects and weaves a rich and surprising narrative that speaks to our collective experience as a nation. The fifty artifacts range from a Nobel Peace Prize medal,...

Grey eyes —Busch, Frank Christopher, 1978-, author.
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2017
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In a world without time walks a chosen few who hold an ancient power: the Grey Eyes. The Grey Eyes use their magic to maintain harmony and keep evil at bay. With only one elderly Grey-Eye left in the village of the Nehiy...

Vinyl Cafe turns the page —McLean, Stuart, 1948-2017, author.
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2016
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A brand new collection of Vinyl Cafe stories featuring Dave and Morley. Dave and Morley are growing older, Steph and Sam are growing up. Moving out and moving on. Dave and Morley's marriage has mellowed and deepened like...

Blanket toss under midnight sun portraits of everyday life in eight Indigenous communities —Seesequasis, Paul, author.
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2020
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A revelatory portrait of eight Indigenous communities from across North America, shown through never-before-published archival photographs - a gorgeous extension of Paul Seesequasis's popular social media project. The na...

Now you know Canada 150 years of fascinating facts —Lennox, Doug, author.
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2018
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Just in time for Canada's 150th birthday is this collection of the best in Canadian questions and answers, covering history, famous Canadians, sports, word origins, geography, and everything in between. In these pages, y...

Seven fallen feathers racism, death, and hard truths in a northern city —Talaga, Tanya, author.
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2018
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"Over the span of ten years, seven high school students died in Thunder Bay, Ontario. The seven were hundreds of miles away from their families, forced to leave their reserve because there was no high school there for th...

Lament for Bonnie : a mystery —Emery, Anne, author
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2017
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Twelve-year-old Bonnie MacDonald--the beloved stepdancing, fiddling youngest member of Cape Breton's famed Clan Donnie band--vanishes after a family party. There was no stranger spotted lurking around, but no one thinks ...

Wings of courage a lifetime of triumph over adversity —Hamilton, Neil R. (Neil Rae), 1920-
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2003
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Hamilton, a long-time employee of the CNIB, recalls growing up in Saskatchewan and his time as a pilot and instructor in World War Two. After losing most of his sight in the war Hamilton returned to Canada to recuperate ...

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