Books tagged: canadian novel

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Paris in April
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by John McClure. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Canada's greatest military disaster gave rise to Canada's greatest love affair. A biracial romance during the second world war, centered around Canadian participation in the Battle of Dieppe , the largest military disaster in Canadian history, an Essex County white boy, Aiken Day, and one great looking black gal, Paris Chase.
Shirts and Skins
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A remarkable debut novel from Jeffrey Luscombe—a compelling series of linked stories of a young man’s coming-out, coming-of-age, and coming-to-terms with his family and fate.
Daffodil Dancing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,990. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Social anxiety is turning Alison into a recluse and her friend Terri is having difficulty working for her sister-in-law in the family's store franchising operation. The two buy a store franchise for themselves and with a lot of hard work turn it into the fast-growing Canadian chain's flagship store. But that is just the beginning of Alison's fight to free herself from fear..
Fate and Angus McGrath
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Marilyn refuses to bestow the traditional but unlucky McGrath first name on either of her sons. Her brother-in-law is not so superstitious. His child's journey, through childhood ADHD and adolescent rebellion, teen prostitution and drug addiction, rehabilitation and relapse, to eventual maturity and a too-early death, continually surfaces to impact on the lives of the family.
The Family History
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Holly traces her family history through census records and finds her imagination captured by glimpses into her ancestors’ lives in the crowded Thames-side streets and alleys. Early death. Bereavement. Single parenthood. Children. Life. All the parallels between her twenty-first century bereaved Canadian family and its mid-Victorian London counterpart help her to accept her own losses and move on.