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Supercat vs the Chip Thief —Willis, Jeanne.

The first hilarious book in a super new series by bestselling author and queen of comedy, Jeanne Willis. Meet Tiger - an ordinary, tubby tabby cat. But Tiger has a secret! Just one lick of a toxic sock and he transforms ...

Quesadillas —Villalobos, Juan Pablo, 1973-

A riotous tall tale set in the hills of Cerro de la Chingada and narrated by young Orestes, whose perennial concern, despite his family crippling poverty, is wresting his daily share of his mothers quesadillas from his s...

To make a farm

"Explores the lives of five young people who have decided to become small-scale farmers [in Neustadt, Ontario and Minnedosa, Manitoba], despite having no backgrounds in this demanding profession. They face daily challeng...

The commodore's barge is alongside —Braithwaite, Max.
DAISY Sound Recording
2003
Availability: 1 of 1

A young boy, eager for adventure, joins the war to get away from home and the depression. The "war", as embodied by the "ship" Porpoise, a converted garage, gives him more than he bargained for as one misadventure follow...

When the world was new —Schubiger, Jürg, 1936-

A Collection of humourous short stories.

The secret of the northern lights —Kinsella, W. P.
DAISY Sound Recording
2003
Availability: 1 of 1

Twelve new stories which continue the tale of Silas Ermineskin. Silas is now an apprentice medicine man and begins to learn inside information about the people he works with. He passes on this information to the reader i...

Isle of dogs —Cornwell, Patricia Daniels.

Chaos breaks loose when the governor of Virginia orders speed traps on all streets and highways. The eccentric island of Tangier, 14 miles off the coast, responds by declaring war on the state. Judy Hammer, newly install...

The ghost library —Melling, David.

The ghost library is a room full of empty shelves where the ghosts go to listen to stories borrowed from unsuspecting children - until they try to borrow a book from Bo...Bo unable to let her book go travels with the gho...

For the children —Joe, Rita, 1932-2007.

With the young person in mind, these strong, clear and encouraging, down-to-earth and often humourous poems tell stories of Mi'kmaw life, and of the concrete and spiritual world of the determined and courageous Rita Joe....

O'Reilly on advertising —O'Reilly, Terry.
Book On CD
2006
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Features the world's greatest ads from Australia, Britain, Canada and the U.S. and tells the stories behind them. This is a look at the history of advertising, how ads have changed, what is acceptable and how social norm...

Drumming from within : tales of hope and faith from Canada's North —Lavoie, Sylvain, 1947-

"Archbishop Sylvain Lavoie's territory covers some of the most rugged and sparse geography in Canada. The diocese of Keewatin-The Pas spans 144,000 square kilometres in northern Saskatchewan and Manitoba, as well as a c...

Captain America. Red, white & blue
Graphic Novel
2007
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A collection of top comic-book creators from around the globe presents a series of uniquely personal visions of the heroic icon that is Captain America! Red,White & Blue roams between the humourous and the serious, the ...

Whisky : a very peculiar history —Macdonald, Fiona, 1958-

Quirky and humourous look at the history, development and evolution of whisky, from its humble roots in the monasteries to the drinks cabinets of the world. Features fascinating facts, bizarre stories and fun illustratio...

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