Books tagged: vancouver

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The Lost Mine Murders
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Series: The Klondike Era Mysteries, Book Two. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,970. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by Three Cedars Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An infant sold into slavery. A legendary lost gold mine. A murdered client. It’s December, 1899 and gentleman/adventurer John Lansdowne Granville has given his word to return the child to her mother. Tension sizzles as Granville and Emily race against time and implacable enemies to catch the killers and find the little girl in this fast-paced sequel to The Silk Train Murder.
Kamehameha and Vancouver, Rendezvous in Paradise
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The relationship between King Kamehameha I and British Captain George Vancouver set the course of history for the Hawaiian people after European contact. The alliance had enormous benefit to them both. In February 1794 they met at Kealakekua Bay. Author Jack Kelly employs extensive research, oral history and local lore to weave a fresh and enlightening perspective on Hawaiian history.
With All My Might
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1966, a three-year-old girl makes the journey from an orphanage in Pakistan to a diplomat’s house in the Netherlands. This is the fresh and candid memoir of international activist, author, and speaker, Gabriella van Rij.
Alaskan Cruising Guide 2011
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Alaskan Cruise is arguably one of the world's most visually exciting travel opportunities. This guide provides answers to some of your Alaskan cruising questions and some tips to help you enjoy your once in a lifetime experience. This guide contains full color images.
The best laid plans: journeying around Western Canada
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,140. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The Best Laid Plans is a valuable guide to Western Canada and an entertaining and humorous piece of travel writing. It gives useful tips but it contains more than that. It is full of interesting people, wildlife encounters, strange eating experiences, sudden plan changes, little-known facts, all written in a humorous and engaging style. Great for travellers or for those who like a good story.
Rioting for Morons: A Delinquent's Guide to Post Riot Remorse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Wow, the aftermath of game 7 was crazzzzy! Now you need to know a few things, and soon. Like, how do I get pepper spray out of my Canucks jersey? When my child grows up, how will I tell them that they were conceived in the middle of Granville Street during a riot? Answers to these questions, and many more, can all be found in the official Vancouver 2011, Rioting Guide for Morons!
Self-Disenfranchised
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011 by Blank Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
His streak of ill fortune dragging onward, Raghbir Jin is left with nothing to gain in Canada – and nothing to lose abroad. No plans, little money and a burning desire for forward motion, Raghbir flees the Great White North on a cynic vagabondage: 32,710 km to indulge both his journalistic career and his insatiable wanderlust, right down to the Argentine tip of South America.
The Ashes of Her Shelter
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Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Ashes of Her Shelter is a lyrical novel, with "home" as a strong motif, about the bond between sisters, told from the unreliable viewpoint of an activist, Christine, who loves with a twisted loyalty her conventional sister Leigh-Anne. Christine by accident leads Leigh-Anne into danger and fails to protect her from bad relationships with men. The novel shows the West Coast in the 70s and 80s.
Con Toda Mi Fuerza
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,790. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mi historia es única, las emociones no lo son. Que tendrá eco en muchos ...
A Spark of Courage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Emma doesn’t know that leaving her old life behind and starting a new life would hurt so much emotionally or physically. She struggles when she finds herself alone in an old house with little money and very little time. Will Emma find the courage to take the first step into a new future? One woman's inspiring story of courage when life seems so unfair.