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Fiction » Historical » Canada
Witty Carly's Wishes by C L Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,750. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Historical » Canada
"Witty Carly's Wishes" is a historical fiction novel based loosely on a true story. It is a heart warming and unforgettable story about a determined, young girl who experiences fun, happiness, tragedy, disaster, ridicule, pride and humility throughout her childhood, arousing the reader's emotions. Enjoy your walk with Carly as her wishes are fulfilled.
Echo of the Whip-poor-Will by Don Hayward
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Don Hayard's memories of his early life in High Falls Ontario on the Spanish river framed as a fictional return to the disappeared town sometime in the early 2000s. The span of memory is from about 1948 to 1961.
Oak Island The Adventure Begins by R. P. Deiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,290. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Oak Island is the greatest mystery ever devised. There are many theories regarding Oak Island and what transpired there. Pirate treasure, Shakespeare’s manuscripts, Marie Antoinette’s jewels and Templar treasure. I’ve followed Oak Island ever since the Reader’s Digest article in the nineteen sixties. Join me on this great adventure and learn the truth about the Oak Island mystery!
Not Exactly a War Hero: The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Mondou by Ray Verdon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,230. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » General
Zombies in Canada are historical fact, unlike the rest of the world, where they are Hollywood fiction. Seventy years ago, there were 157,841 zombies. One such zombie had a name: Alfred Mondou. Mondou was pursued for years through Canada’s three solitudes by the police, the military, and bounty hunters, and during his ordeal went through more heroics than Indiana Jones and Robin Hood together.
The Ruby Glass Mugs by Guy Bonnetta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,680. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The Ruby Glass Mugs is a must read for fans of Canadian historic fiction. It follows a family in Oshawa Ontario through the years between the 1910 and the 1986 passing of Halley's Comet. The period began with great optimism but tragic events changed the trajectory of their lives. It was a very different world that their great-great-grandchildren lived in when Halley's passed again in 1986
The Coldest December- a Short Story Collection to Remember the Halifax Explosion by Quarter Castle Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,350. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Quarter Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Historical » Canada
On December 6, 2017, Nova Scotia will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. More than 2,000 people were killed and another 9,000 were injured from the largest man-made explosion of its time. To pay tribute to the victims, survivors and heroes who emerged from the disaster, Quarter Castle Publishing gathered a collection of fictional short stories connected to the Explosion.
Emma's Ghost by Kat Karpenko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,570. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Romance » Adult
In Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, Laura discovers love letters dated 1918, in her deceased grandmother’s house. Visitations by the resident spirit drive her to write the story of the lovers, Emma and Andrew, who met in Halifax after the largest man-made explosion in history before Hiroshima. What happened to them and Laura has unexpected resolutions in an action-packed, historical tale.
The Misadventures of Captain Stobo by Ron Pearse
Price: Free! Words: 31,910. Language: British English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The misadventures of Captain Stobo describe the mishaps and exploits of a British soldier, drawn from his memoirs, who fought in the Battle of Quebec in 1775.
A New Scottish Colony in Canada by Carl Stewart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,470. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Follow the exploits of the Stewart Family as they begin a new life in a strange and hostile land. Read about places well known today which were native trading posts back then.
Break In The Wind by Deborah Tadema
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,650. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
If Grant and Lucas Sievers don't stop Dusty Blackman and his gang from smuggling guns to the Americans, war will start. Will the beautiful Winda help Lucas? Would Dusty's wife, Carrie, prove to be too much of a distraction for Grant? Find out in this book.
Shadow of Vimy by David McColl
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 89,380. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Thomas Kirby is an officer in the Canadian Army serving in the trenches of World War I. When a dangerous German prisoner escapes with information on the upcoming Canadian offensive at Vimy Ridge, Kirby must hunt him down before he escapes, knowing that if he does so, the fate of the entire battle will hang in the balance.
Mentioned In Dispatches by P. L. Wytka
Series: Third Battalion Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
The sequel to BOMBPROOF and the second in the Third Battalion Trilogy.
The Blue Dress by Dave Riese
Price: Free! Words: 35,100. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
A series of three short stories introducing Rebecca, a Canadian teenager, living in Montreal in the 1940s. In the title short story, Rebecca receives a second-hand blue dress as a gift. When she is forced to give up her hand-made needlepoint pillow in return, she finds a way to exact a fitting revenge for the adults’ betrayal. The stories are a prequel to the novel Echo from Mount Royal.
Bombproof by P. L. Wytka
Series: Third Battalion Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure(5.00 from 2 reviews)
One year on the Western Front through the eyes of a First World War Canadian infantry platoon.
Isobel: A Romance of the Northern Trail by James Oliver Curwood
Series: O'Ronin Rye Collection. You set the price! Words: 62,760. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Canada
O'Ronin Rye always brings you the very latest in yesterday’s Westerns. William MacVeigh, a jilted Mountie, nurses a broken heart while maintaining law and order in the frozen north. While his Mountie cabin-mate is pining for his woman and quite literally dying of loneliness. For many long, dark months, they have had only each other for company, and one of them may not make it until the thaw.
Minor Corruption by Don Gutteridge
Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In Toronto 1839, an abortion goes tragically wrong, killing a 15-year-old maid in the household of the distinguished Baldwin family, enveloping them in a scandal that has political implications for the union of two British colonies, Ontario and Quebec. Accused of raping a minor and causing her death is a beloved Baldwin uncle. Marc Edwards has the challenge of his career in finding the truth.
Raging Nightmare by Carol Marlene Smith
Series: The Dream, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,350. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
It's 1935 and new teacher Alice Dunbar is in her first year in a one-room school. She has given her heart to Raymond Sweet, a young fisherman. Life is turbulent in the fishing village on the shores of Northern Nova Scotia.After three children, trouble multiplies when raging storms blow up the Atlantic and threaten to change the young and once again pregnant Alice's life forever.
Sailing Uncharted Waters, Volume 1 by Nan Creaghan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Nan Virginia Colwell was born and lived her growing up years during the 30s, 40s and 50s in a small town in northern New Brunswick, Canada. Those were difficult years for a young girl, living in conflict with race and religion, poverty, and issues dealing with the growth of a sleeping giant suddenly awakening from a devastating war that changed morals, faith and too much money too soon.
Discovered Courage by Tom Van Walleghem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,970. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Tom and his friends never knew just how cruel Jimmy Barnes, the class bully, could be until he targets Tom’s favorite teacher, a First World War veteran. Trying to come to grips with what they witnessed causes Tom to explore his own family’s connection to World War One. But what Tom discovers is as shocking to him as Jimmy’s prank.
Woods Runner, Massacre at Schenectady by Rejean Giguere
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Huron Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » USA
A fast paced, vivid fictionalized depiction of a little-known historical event that tied together the sometimes violent history of Canada and the United States.