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Of Lion Paw and Tiger Jaw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Humans may not be the only animals who crave freedom. In these stories, we enter the minds of thirteen wild creatures and the people interacting with them. No anthropomorphizing here--these beasts may be sentient, but they do not think like us. Whether we encounter an eagle nervous about an approaching photographer or a tiger aching to kill a deer, we step through these pages into an alien world.
Alien Corn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Emigrating at 40 from Urban Scotland to the Canadian Prairies in 1978, with a wife, four kids and a dream, brought the challenges of the New World. A sequel to `Strathalmond`.
My Journey with Carli
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this story, the author shares his personal experiences during his many visits with Carli Ward, a 25-year-old woman with Asperger’s Syndrome, who had been diagnosed with terminal cancer. The author covers his emotional first meeting with Carli through to her eventual death eight months later, adding details of her background and life story.
Neil Young: Don't Be Denied - The Canadian Years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Don't Be Denied charts Neil Young's formative years, from his high school days in Winnipeg, Manitoba through his adventures in Toronto's Yorkville district to his ultimate successes with Buffalo Springfield, Crazy Horse, Crosby Stills Nash and Young, and as a solo performer. When asked by biographer John Einarson why so little is known of his Canadian years, Young replied, "No one ever asked me!"
The Official Guide to Being a Winnipeg Cheapskate
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by SpeakFree Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Let's face it: Winnipeggers are cheap... and we're damn proud of our thriftiness. There is so much emphasis on living a Hollywood lifestyle that the appreciation of hard-earned money is easily forgotten. On the Canadian Prairies we value what we make and each of us comes up with ways to cut corners and save pennies.
Gold, Common Sense and Myrrh: A Christmas Collection
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Gold, Common Sense and Myrrh is a collection of ten short stories that take place on Christmas Eve. Readers will travel around the world, learning about the traditions in different nations. The stories point people to the birth of Christ. Start a family tradition by reading one story each night in the ten days prior to Christmas.
The writing of God Opens Doors - Kisemanitow Peyohtena Iskwahtem
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Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Paperback edition by Angelique Merasty Levac, artist, business woman, and mother, who contemplated telling the story about her unique life for some time now. She is comfortable and successful in the modern world and thrives in her Christian walk and in her art and her business but her story begins with citizenship in an ancient world. She believes God opened the door for her to change her life.
Oh! Canada!
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 128,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
An American's three-month road trip through ten provinces of Canada and two territories. The adventures experienced, the wonders I saw and the people I met. I wanted to have fun and explore the country, but once I got there and took a good look around I realized there was much more there than scenery. The book relates the beauty of Canada and her people. I haven't met friendlier people anywhere.
The Weeping Woman
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Series: Mendenhall Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Kate Williams doesn’t do vacations well. She likes her job as chief of police in tiny Mendenhall, Manitoba. But her niece, the chef, is working too hard, and Kate decides a week by the beach in Gimli is just the ticket. Once they get to the cottage on the lake, however, she discovers something weird going on. And then her niece starts behaving strangely…
Finding Gloria - Special Edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,800. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Author Marianne Curtis reveals her own personal, heart-wrenching, and, ultimately, inspiring story in Finding Gloria. Her past is laid bare in achingly honest detail, and her willingness to share her story with resonate with readers everywhere.