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Wind At My Back - Something From Nothing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
FAT'S BEEN BITTEN - BY THE ACTING BUG. ALLOWED to participate when a travelling stage show comes to New Bedford, Fat is dazzled by the footlights and now has ears only for the applause of an adoring audience. He thinks he's found his calling - until Grandmother Bailey finds out about his plans, of course.
Wind At My Back - Nerves of Steel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
IT'S JUST NOT FAIR. HUB'S GOOD AT EVERYTHING - including all the sports that Fat finds impossible. So when Max Sutton, the local schoolteacher, puts together an athletic team to compete for the Fall Fair's Human Pyramid Contest, Hub naturally is right in the thick of things. But as the pyramid nears completion, everyone realizes someone Fat's size is just what the team needs.
Road to Avonlea - But When She Was Bad ...
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,550. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHEN SARA STANLEY AND JO PITTS MEET, FELIX KING DOES a double take. “You two could be twins!” he says. But Felix’s innocent observation brings a mischievous glint to Sara’s eyes. Desperate to escape the clutches of her overbearing Aunt Hetty, Sara convinces Jo, a streetwise orphan, to switch places with her.
Road to Avonlea - Aunt Hetty's Ordeal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
AUNT HETTY - MISS KING TO HER WELL-BEHAVED students — is out to prove herself the very best schoolmarm Avonlea has ever known. To accomplish her goal, she has determined to make a model student of poor, uneducated Gus Pike. But Gus, as it turns out, puts not only her teaching skills to the test, but her compassion as well.
Moonlit Days and Nights
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Crime Writers of Canada winner for best first novel. Welcome to Toronto in the naughty eighteen nineties with its glorious opera houses, sumptuous brothels, underworld gangs, and drugs galore. Follow the adventure of Reginald Ravencroft - the rustic dreamer from Balls Falls as he heads off to Toronto on a mission of revenge involving burglaries, kidnapping, murder and a good deal of shopping.
Road to Avonlea - Friends and Relations
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHILE THE LADIES GO INTO TOWN FOR AN AUCTION AND the men set off for a day of ice-fishing, Sara and her cousin Felicity King are left to mind the children. But the pleasant day is nearly ruined when petty arguments break out over past wrongs. It is not until Aunt Abigail’s little boy goes missing that the family is drawn back together in desperate search to find him before it’s too late.
Road to Avonlea - Story Girl Earns Her Name
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
AFTER MISTAKENLY HELPING A CON MAN TO RUN OFF with the proceeds from a Magic Lantern show, which were intended for donation to the school library, a remorseful Sara takes it upon herself to raise the money again, launching one disastrous scheme after another — until she comes upon the idea of her own Magic Lantern show.
Adèle: wilderness bride. A story of New France
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Escaping from a bad marriage is challenging in any age. It was fraught with danger in 17th century New France when a runaway bride could expect censure from society and Church, even if she found an honest way of earning a living.
Road to Avonlea - Nothing Endures But Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,570. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHAT WOULD AVONLEA BE LIKE WITHOUT SARA STANLEY? The King family certainly doesn’t want to find out.
Wind At My Back - My Dog Pal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
IT'S A DREAM COME TRUE FOR HUB AND FAT: THEY HAVE been entrusted to "dog-sit" Pal, the town's beloved collie, Grandmother Bailey even agreed! But trouble starts brewing when Pal is accused of terrorizing the next-door neighbor's prize-winning chickens. And things go from bad to worse when Grandmother Bailey's purse disappears and guess who looks like the culprit? Pal, of course.
Road to Avonlea - Old Quarrels, Old Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
AFTER MORE THAN THIRTY YEARS, WHO SHOULD RETURN to Avonlea but Aunt Hetty’s old flame, Romney Penhallow — and it seems he’s back to win her heart again! As the whole town cheerfully observes Romney’s wooing, the fortress of Hetty’s pride seems to be crumbling. Could Avonlea’s prim and proper schoolmarm really be falling in love?
Road to Avonlea - Song of the Night
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHEN SARA AND HER KING COUSINS GO EXPLORING THE old, run-down Lloyd mansion – and discover the reclusive Old Miss Lloyd within – Sara makes it her mission to discover the secrets behind Old Lady Lloyd’s lonely, reclusive life.
Sarah Ballenden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,440. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » Canada
She was the chatelaine, the mistress of the Hudson's Bay Company's officers' mess at Upper Fort Garry in Rupert's Land, Canada in the mid-19th Century. And she was native born. To some of the Europeans at the post it was an intolerable situation.
Allies: The Trial
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,250. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Historical » Canada
When the Taliban kidnap a team of archaeologists in Afghanistan, Colonels Phil Sambrook and Kurt Richter lead a task force of American, Canadian and Australian special forces to their rescue. The mission leads them to a court martial and a terrorist attack in Australia The novel explores the make-up and personality of its principal characters; both military and civilian and their opponents.
Using Toonies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Historical » Canada
An American journalist's roadtrip to Toronto to start a new job writing travel articles for Canada's largest newspaper soon spirals out of control into a frantic quest to understand what the hell a Quebec separatist is before it's too late.
Road to Avonlea - Malcolm and the Baby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
AN ORPHANED BABY SETS THE TOWN OF AVONLEA TOPSY-turvy. As Aunt Hetty and Rachel Lynde squabble over the infant, Sara and Felicity secretly take matters into their own hands — surely, a baby left on the doorstep is just what newlyweds Aunt Abigail and Uncle Malcolm really need!
Road to Avonlea - The Ties That Bind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,410. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
SARA STANLEY'S EYES SPARKLE WITH DELIGHT AS SHE discovers her Aunt Olivia's secret plans to elope with Jasper Dale.
Road to Avonlea - Family Rivalry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
THE RETURN OF ROGER KING - WORLD FAMOUS geologist – turns the King farm topsy-turvy with excitement. But a boyhood feud between Roger and brother Alec wreaks havoc on the homecoming, and sparks begin to fly – not just between cousins Felix and Andrew as well.
Road to Avonlea - Of Corsets and Secrets and True True Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
RACHEL LYNDE'S TOOTHACHE, WHICH SHE FIRMLY believes will kill her, soon becomes the least of her woes, as Marilla offers Green Gables as home to two adorable but rambunctious orphans. To make matters even worse, intrepid journalist Olivia King, with Sara's assistance, uncovers a youthful romance that Rachel has kept secret for over 25 years!
The Copper Shield
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,980. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A 1779 discovery journey takes Captain Tristan Cárdenes, twenty-one soldiers, a friar, and eight horses, to the coast of British Columbia. Their charge: travel inland for forty days and determine occupation of indigenous peoples, their numbers, strengths and wealth, and claim the land for Spain. A shipwreck leaves Cárdenes, three men, and three horses stranded. Now they must find a way back home.