Books tagged: vancouver

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Before The Road Came
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Sixty years ago, Britannia was the home of the largest copper mine in the British Empire. Several thousand people lived in its two main communities: The Townsite and The Beach. It was a scant 50 miles from Vancouver, but was accessible only boat. Before The Road Came is a story about life in that isolated mining camp, during WW2.
Healthy or Else
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Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A speculative satire about the health care industries assuming dictatorial powers in a recognizable near future society. Healthy or Else tells the story of one family's brush with the health care regime and what happens to these good people. The trends are in play; the future may not be as far away as you think.
Cruising the Inside Passage Alaska
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is the story of a couples cruise through the Inside Passage from Vancouver to Alaska on the cruise ship, Radiance of the Seas. It describes the ship, their onboard activities, meals, their shore excursions and provides useful tips about making this popular cruise one of your best ever. It ends in Vancouver and Vancouver Island and a stay at the legendary Empress Hotel and Butchart Gardens
The Year We Finally Solved Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 54,620. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The global economy is in tatters not because of humanity’s faults but because of its accomplishment. The country of Shan Won, a small island state off the coast of China, has cured all of our ills, and like a black hole, a piercing singularity of perfection, it’s sucking the world dry of its stability and leadership and power.
Downhill Rush
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
At a new ski resort in B.C.’s Coast Mountains, Kylie Michaelson is desperately seeking her sister, last seen with a Russian playboy who may be involved in human trafficking. Reluctantly, Kylie accepts the help of a failed lawyer/ski bum. But how can she trust him when he’s clearly got dark secrets, she’s already falling for him, and the people they’re hunting together have started hunting them?
Lydia Lassila Jump
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 79,970. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Lydia Lassila Jump is a story about mind, body and a fighting spirit. It is journey of self discovery, self belief and battles to overcome injury and setbacks. It’s about commitment and the dedication required to reach the top and win Olympic Gold.
Aiden's Arrival: Honor Before Gold
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,430. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Dreams of another life; or reality? Aiden struggles to honor the legacy of his very young physical self, while dealing with memories of a tragedy that seem impossible to reconcile. At the same time, Aiden has been thrust into a public role in the Winter Games with extraordinary expectations for any boy his age. What challenges must Aiden confront? Can Aiden find the courage to meet this reality?
Rook: Allie's War Episodes 1-4
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Series: Allie's War, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 153,870. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Allie Taylor wears a tattooed H on her arm, like all humans in San Francisco. In her version of a gritty, modern-day Earth, human explorers discover a second race called seers, creatures with magical powers who look a lot like humans. Now seers live mostly as slaves and a sexy, bossy, ex-Nazi seer tells Allie she got tagged wrong, and belongs with him. For fans of The Matrix and Sarah Conner.
The Road Much Traveled
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Living in Vancouver in the summer of '73 was easy. So much so, that Mark McCloud was reluctant to leave the Canadian city for a long hitchhiking sojourn across the continent. However, September was drawing near and educational obligations in New York City necessitated the young man's departure. This short story details the young traveler's first leg of the journey, a day that he will never forget.
Judas Kiss
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,120. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Deena Hunter, rising-star Assistant Deputy Warden, investigates a death everyone says is a suicide. Events conspire against her and send her into the arms of her police contact, the one man she let get away for all the right reasons – reasons that haunt him to this day. Being alone in a prison is always dangerous and Deena’s search for the truth endangers not only herself, but everyone she loves.