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CUSHING, a Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,000. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This novel, based on actual events, follows the lives of James and Annabelle Wallace and their four daughters. Their triumphs and tragedies are interwoven with the town of Cushing, Quebec itself, and are set against the backdrop of a momentous period in Canadian history, 1850-1934.
The Left Behind Bride, Nova Scotia
Series: Canadian Historical Brides · Canadian Historical Brides, Nova Scotia. Price: $7.99 $3.20 USD. (60% off!) Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maggie Conrad’s husband of ten days is sent overseas in WW1 and never comes home. A second suitor is lost at sea in Nova Scotia’s August Gale. Turning thirty, and on her own, she resolves to make a life for her herself and her younger brother, Ivan.
The White Passage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 165,270. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sent away to recover from the horrors of putting down civilian insurrection, Kate Allen’s journey takes her far beyond the limits of the future into the distant past where her fate seems inexplicably entangled with that of the doomed 1845 Franklin Expedition.
The Big Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,960. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 1 review)
Samantha Wilder can smell a story and she’s determined to sniff out one that will make her a star reporter. Thousands of dollars in Yukon gold dust are passing through the trusted hands of the North West Mounted Police. Surely they aren’t all as honest as their reputation, she surmises, and sets out on a journey that will bring her acclaim, just not the variety she envisioned.
Lily's Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 287,940. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lily’s Story tells the tale of a remarkable pioneer woman, born in the backwoods of Ontario in 1840. Lily’s struggle to survive and grow and discover her place in the scheme of things is complicated by the travail of frontier living, and the impact of historical events themselves. Lily’s Story is part history and part fable, with historical personages and a bizarre gallery of local characters.
True Gold
Series: Time in Yellowstone, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Stowaway. When Karin Myre, a Norwegian seamstress's assistant, catches the excitement of the Klondike Gold Rush, she decides to head north, but how? Impulsively, she sneaks on board one of the ships in Seattle's harbor only to find herself trapped in the hold. But her rescue from the captain and a fate worse than death by a determined young prospector begins her honest search for true gold.
Envy the Wind
Series: Canadian Historical Brides · Canadian Historical Brides, Prince Edward Island. Price: $3.99 $1.60 USD. (60% off!) Words: 92,270. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Grace MacKinnon’s widowhood promises little but a life of drudgery under her father-in-law’s oppressive rule. When quiet rebellion turns to opportunity, she books passage on an Atlantic steamer only to face near disaster in Halifax harbour.
Duelling in a New World
Price: $3.99 $1.60 USD. (60% off!) Words: 79,110. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 1 review)
John White is a barrister trapped in a disastrous marriage. In 1792, he breaks loose and strikes out for a new life over the sea, leaving Marianne and his children in England. As Upper Canada’s first Attorney-General, he confronts the conflicts of the early parliament. He pushes through a bill abolishing the import of slaves—long before Britain or America
Mentioned In Dispatches
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.
Raging Nightmare
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.
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 3 - West to the Wall
Series: The Canadian Civil War, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
This third book in the series mixes accounts of early explorations in west and attempts to reach the Pacific through the “Wall” of Rocky Mountains, with an ongoing description of the breakdown of Canada into northern and southern sections.
The Amazing Adventures of Cholly Blake
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 1 review)
A newspaper’s grossly overblown account of a Great Lakes ‘sinking’ dramatically changes a humble sailor’s life in 1879 -- and turns him into a Canadian hero. The fantastical exploits of Cholly Blake include piracy, duels, treasure-hunting, a thrilling raft voyage, terror in a runaway balloon, visits to a vile “sweating den” -- and they nearly trigger an accidental "war" with the United States.
The Good Servant
Price: Free! Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(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.
Bombproof
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.
Barkerville Beginnings: Canadian Historical Brides
Series: Canadian Historical Brides, British Columbia · Canadian Historical Brides, British Columbia. Price: $3.99 $1.60 USD. (60% off!) Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Faced with financial ruin and the loss of her good name, Rose Chadwick decides to make a new start for herself and her young daughter Hannah in the rough and tumble gold rush town of Barkerville, British Columbia. However, making a new life is not so easy when it’s built on lies. And, long suppressed emotions within her are stirred when she meets a handsome young Englishman.
Fred's Funeral
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Fred Sadler just died of old age. It’s 1986, seventy years after he marched off to WWI. Fred's ghost hovers near the ceiling. To Fred’s dismay, the arrangement of his funeral falls to his sister-in-law, Viola. As she dominates the remembrance of Fred, he agonizes over his inability to set the record straight. Fred’s memories clash with Viola’s version as the family gathers to pay their respects.
The Last Avro Arrow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(3.00 from 1 review)
Mercenary and terrorist Sal Berringer selects targets in Ontario, Canada, duping the RCAF and leaving his real target unprotected. The only one standing in his way is rogue pilot Harry Kincaid flying an Avro Arrow, the last of its kind. What is Berringer's real target? Can Harry stop him with a fifty year old Interceptor?
Where the River Narrows
Series: Canadian Historical Brides, Quebec · Canadian Historical Brides. Price: $7.99 $3.20 USD. (60% off!) Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
For many Loyalists during the American War for Independence, the perilous journey to Canada is just the beginning of a long and arduous struggle to find a new home and a new life amid the upheavals of war and separation, death and privation. For Elisabeth Van Alen, it also means finding new strength and the will to survive in a new country.
The Crater Mountain Sasquatch Legend
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 57,450. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
High upon the peak of Crater Mountain lives a Legend. Something lurks in the wild. It's large and hairy, walking on two legs like a man, but definitely not a man. It's a savage creature… A Sasquatch! Re-trace the steps of one of history’s mightiest legends, the Sasquatch. Standing a monstrous, fourteen feet tall and weighing nine hundred pounds, Gurchukk is looking for you.
What Lies Behind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(2.00 from 1 review)
Behind the clouds of dementia, Lillian holds memories of a life that her granddaughter Lisa could never imagine. Lillian kept her extraordinary life a secret, retreating into a lonely, bitter existence. Curious about her grandmother's mysterious past, Lisa unearths a long-buried secret that may finally bring the truth to light.

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