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Fiction » Historical » Canada
On A Stormy Primeval Shore: Canadian Historical Brides by Diane Scott Lewis & N.M. Bell
Series: Canadian Historical Brides, New Brunswick · Canadian Historical Brides. Price: $7.99 $3.20 USD. (60% off!) Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In 1784, Englishwoman Amelia Latimer sails to the new colony of New Brunswick in faraway Canada. She’s to marry a man chosen by her soldier father. Amelia is repulsed by her betrothed, refuses to marry, then meets the handsome Acadian trader, Gilbert, a man beneath her in status.
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.
Fred's Funeral by Sandy Day
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 Grasping Root by Margaret Pinard
Series: Remnants. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Book 2 of Remnants opens with the MacLeans recovering from Gillan's death and working to become part of the community in the Nova Scotia wilderness. Muirne is moving toward marriage but confronted with a series of obstacles to the union, Neil works to win justice for their father's death but secretly feels lost, and all five of them suffer from the expulsion from Scotland in their different ways.
A Kind Word by John T Peters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,780. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A Kind Word - historical fiction - the main gold rush years were from 1860 to 1900 from California to the Klondike and Alaska although dreamers still search for gold even to the present day. There wasn't any one stereotypical gold seeker. A few succumbed and settled down along the way, others died in the attempt. A small number took what had been discarded and found a priceless treasure.
Hammering the Blade by Frank Rockland
Price: $5.99 $2.40 USD. (60% off!) Words: 99,550. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
The Canadians are being hammered on two fronts. At home, Sir Robert Borden's government is rocked by scandals. The CEF finally enters the trenches. Nothing prepares Captain Llewellyn for the battle at Ypres. Gunner Ryan is helpless as artillery shells are in short supply. Nurse Lonsdale is overwhelmed by the wounded and the dying. As the hammer falls, the blade is being tempered into cold steel.
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.
Chaudière Falls - A Novel of Dramatized History by David Mulholland
Price: $9.99 $4.00 USD. (60% off!) Words: 270,160. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The characters in Chaudière Falls, both fictional and historical, tell the story of how Ottawa, Ontario, became the capital of Canada. This “novel of dramatized history” begins in March 1800, when Philemon Wright, a farmer from Woburn, Massachusetts, arrives in Hull Township, and it ends in September 1860, when Queen Victoria’s son lays the cornerstone for Canada’s Parliament Buildings in Ottawa.
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.
Barkerville Beginnings: Canadian Historical Brides by A.M. Westerling
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.
Those Who Dare To Dream: A Young Man's War by Leif Gregersen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » Canada
This book for young adults follows a teenager as he deals with the harsh realities of life during the second world war. When we first meet the main character, he is stuck in a small coal mining town in Alberta, Canada and it seems there is little hope that he will ever escape it. Time and circumstance makes him run away to lie about his age and fight in the Canadian army in world war two.
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. (Free!) 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.
The Physics of Love by Donna Schlachter
Price: $4.99 $2.00 USD. (60% off!) Words: 76,310. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017 by PLS Bookworks. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Biographical
Where the past, the present, and the future collide. A woman looking for love in all the wrong places. A boy looking for a forever family. The man who found both.
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.
Yut Di: One Earth by E.H.K. Ho
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This saga recounts the adventures of a Chinese merchant, Cheung & his son, Wing during their journey to Canada in the 1880's. En route, they meet a Rabbi,Nathan, & his daughter, Louisa, who becomes infatuated with Wing after he saves her life. This historical romance novel chronicles the hardships & challenges experienced by the early Chinese immigrants to Canada & the United States.
Tales Our Enemies Tell by Dan Biggs
Price: $5.99 $2.40 USD. (60% off!) Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the late 1800s, Jesuit missionaries working in North-Central British Columbia recorded the oral histories of the Yinka Dene people. Based on one of these histories, Tales Our Enemies Tell is the story of the aging Hadintel, chief of the village of Chinlac, who in self-defense unknowingly kills the only son of the Silquotin dennza.
The Lost Patrol by John Holt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Can men overcome their darkest nature and most compelling fears in this life, even if this struggle ultimately leads to their deaths? The wildly spectacular Arctic north of Canada is the setting for The Lost Patrol, a page from history Four men were led by Royal Northwest Mounted Police Inspector Francis J. Fitzgerald as they attempted to deliver annual reports and mail to the district office....