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Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an inspiring and often harrowing account of Jill Homer's record-breaking, 2,740-mile mountain bike ride from Canada to Mexico along the Great Divide. The book follows the thrilling adventure, grueling physical challenges, and emotional turmoil of an ordinary person trying to do something extraordinary.
The Ultimate Evil Electronic Chapbook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
a truly deviant electronic chapbook for the real underground scene. Electronic chapbooks The Falls' Prophet The False Prophet & Sometimes you love to kill people compiled together for ultimate evil.
Series: The Raven Saga, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
After the inexplicable disappearance of Lilly Taylor's parents, she has no choice but to move to Canada where she unravels some frightening yet intriguing family secrets... Raven is a fantasy novel for children and young adults set in the beautiful province of British Columbia.
The Road Between
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child living on the Alberta prairies during the 1930s and 1940s, Florence Bell traveled between the influence of three cultures: English morals and manners of her family working as missionaries on the Blackfoot Reserve, her Indian neighbors emerging from their tribal past, and the Canadian people striving for independence. Dust, the Great Depression, and World War II added other dimensions.
Bound by Loyalty - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 1
Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 119,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Nancy and Dan's friendship begins in 1900 in a Victoria BC orphanage. Tracing their lives for the next 20 years, Whittle writes with such passion and sensitivity, using actual events, facts, characters, and locations that his readers find it difficult to discern fact from fiction. Fans describe this series as awesome, entertaining, a refreshing change, and wonderfully educational for all ages.
Loyalty's Reward - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 2
Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 147,740. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
With the beginning of WW1, Nancy and Dan find their plans temporarily altered as Meg and Jeb become special friends. Meanwhile, Dan fights off pressure to enlist in the army due to other commitments. Nancy discovers the war effort is beckoning as Seattle friends provide her with an exciting opportunity.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,340. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Nina's father is accussed of setting an explosion at a chemical plant that kills over 100 people. But, seventeen year old Nina doesn't believe he did it. What she discovers about her father will shake her to her very core.
Loyalty's Haven - Victoria Chronicles Trilogy, Book 3
Series: Victoria Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 116,530. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
In the final chapter of this popular family saga, new challenges await as Nancy continues her charity work in Victoria. In 1918 as the war comes to an end, tragedy strikes in the form of the deadly Spanish Influenza Epidemic. Whittle's extensive research dispels any thoughts that the Pacific Northwest was not affected by this dreaded disease - then happy news boosts morale in the Brown household.
Cage of Bone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Ronnie Campbell thinks she’s handling her sister Katherine’s suicide just fine. But it’s hard living in the shadow of a dead girl, especially one who had it all: popularity, good looks and a promising future. Even though she tries to hide it, Ronnie is lost and struggles to find out why her seemingly perfect sister would take such a drastic step.
The Arts
Price: Free! Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In an uninhibited, candid style reminiscent of Bukowski, Albion Burridge's debut novel takes a cynical and often humorous look at the role of the modern day University student. Balancing somewhere between nihilism and realism, Burridge's un-self-assured self traverses the educational minefield with ease, finding self-abusive pleasures in alcohol, drugs, and women.