Adrien Leduc

Biography

Originally from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Adrien Leduc makes his home in Victoria, British Columbia. A graduate of Carleton University (BA '10), Adrien is an avid fan of Canadian history and hopes to write many more books in his lifetime.

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Books

The Dumnonian Hoard: Rosenberg Twins Adventure #1
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Price: Free! Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
Fourteen year old Sarah Rosenberg and her twin brother Joshua are spending the summer in France on an archaeological expedition with their Uncle Marty. However, what begins as a relaxing and fun-filled vacation quickly becomes a dangerous and harrowing adventure when the twins cross paths with a pair of ruthless antique smugglers. Will the twins find the treasure they seek before it's too late?
My Friend Ron or My Brush With The Men Going Their Own Way Movement
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Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ron is...Ron is Ron. He's thirty-four, works as a parking attendant, and he's sworn off women. A member of the Men Going Their Own Way Movement, Ron is determined to include me. Trouble is, I have a girlfriend.
Big Girls Don't Get The Happy Ending
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Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Twenty-eight year old Jamie is a Big Girl. Hindered by her weight, Jamie struggles under the stigma of obesity. Watching the skinnier, pretty girls around her get the happy endings they want, Jamie is well aware that Big Girls don't get the happy ending.
Godfrey: Trouble From Toronto
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Price: Free! Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Spring 1927. Godfrey and Antoinette are officially an item. That doesn't stop the suave and debonair Eddie Ryerson though. Back from Toronto for a visit, Eddie has his eye on the young women of Wainwright – and Antoinette is in his sights. Meanwhile, Antonia is having a real dilemma getting her choice of treasurer elected for the Wainwright Catholic Women's League and Isaac loses a dear friend.
Godfrey: Book Four
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Price: Free! Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
It's 1926 and everything is pretty much the same in small town Wainwright. Except Godfrey's met a girl. And not just any girl - Antoinette - the pretty brunette from Saint Dominique, Quebec. Only trouble is, she's Henri's baby sister.
Godfrey: Book Three
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Price: Free! Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
1925. It's the height of the twenties and Godfrey Leduc's small farm is prospering. Trouble brews though in the form of Joe Campbell, the town drunk, and a blizzard that catches Godfrey by surprise. Ripe with the humdrum of small town life - gossip, church, Sunday dinners, and talk at the barbershop - Godfrey: Book Three is an entertaining read from start to finish.
Garlic Girls
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Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
All is well at first, when Tina and her mom relocate to Templeton, Maine from California. School, work. That friendly, small town vibe. Everyone knows everyone. But Templeton has a history. A history that doesn't want to be discovered.
The Lady Of The Lighthouse
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Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A family trip to the Aransas Pass Lighthouse turns spooky. *This story is family appropriate.
Dreams Of Andalusia (Three Short Stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(1) In "Abdul bin Rashid", Alessandro Fuentealba reflects on his time spent among the Moors and under the tutelage of the scholarly Abdul bin Rashid. (2) "The Dancing Girls Of Leon" looks at the lives of four young Andalusian women serving as dancing girls in a royal manor house. (3) In "The Andalusian Armband", brother-sister duo, Kevin and Julie unearth a thousand year old treasure.
The Viking Wars (Carthal Chronicles Book #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 47,030. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An epic fantasy novel filled with action, romance, suspense, and intrigue.
Godfrey: Book Two
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Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
In this second book of the Godfrey series, twenty-one year old Godfrey Leduc must endure the many trials and tribulations of starting life in a new land. Learning English. Getting to know the members of the community. Surviving the harsh winters. A poignant and heartfelt, semi-biographical work, Godfrey: Book Two allows readers to experience early Canadian farm life first hand.
Back To The Bronze Age
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Price: Free! Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The year is 2048 and Liristan has declared war on the Allied powers. Racing to uncover a deep-rooted political conspiracy before it's too late, nineteen year old, rookie M.P. Jonathan Tremblay and Legislative Assistant Alexandra Sinclair must navigate the dangerous game of politics to stay ahead - and stay alive.
Godfrey: Book One
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Price: Free! Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The year is 1920 and Godfrey Leduc has a difficult decision to make. Stay on the family farm in rural Quebec or make the move out West and start his own? Family, love, and a bit of humour set against the backdrop of post-WWI Canada make this semi-biographical work an entertaining read for all ages.
Moshe
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Price: Free! Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Ottawa. 1949. Moshe Silverstein doesn't quite fit in. A Type 1 diabetic and one of the only Jewish students at school, the diminutive eleven year old has few friends and is tormented on a daily basis. With the help of a classmate and a former Golden Gloves boxer, Moshe gains the confidence to confront his tormentors and win back his dream.
The Good Servant
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Price: Free! Words: 38,790. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kingston, Canada. 1842. The Good Servant tells the tale of the Hutchinson's, a prominent English family, and Ernest Caldwell, the man who serves them. The Hutchinson's spectacular fall from grace, coupled with the riveting and suspenseful drama of the daily goings-on of their househould make this historical thriller a fast-paced and exciting read that will keep you captivated until the very end.
A Place To Call Home
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Price: Free! Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
After a harrowing escape from a bad foster home, Ron and Sarah find themselves on the streets of Toronto. Alone, and with nowhere to go, they seek refuge at a charitable shelter. Yet when the truth catches up to them, their luck runs out and the foster siblings find themselves back where they started. Will Ron and Sarah ever find a place to call home?

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Smashwords book reviews by Adrien Leduc

  • Rise Above on Oct. 23, 2012

    Wow. Just wow. Incredible descriptions. Smooth, fast-flowing, near flawless writing. Love AM Kirkby's style!