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True Gold
By M. M. Justus
Series: Time in Yellowstone, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 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.
What Lies Behind
By Cynthia Hill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(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.
Canada Died?
By Piso Mojado
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I was one of the people who used those Canadian slugs as currency for years before I realized one day that they weren't American nickels. They look and feel like American nickels, but then I read the inscription on one of them: "Canada, 1867-2008". I was shocked and deeply saddened.
Moonrakers at Peace and War
By Brooke Broadbent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Navigating between fact and fiction and constantly seeking to uncover truth, Moonrakers recounts the story of immigrants from Wiltshire England to Canada and the United States in the 19th and 20th centuries as they encounter the forces governing their lives whether they are political, religious, economic, legal or social.
Olivier de la Beauregard
By Lionel Lizee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Françoise, an only child, in the 1660's, finds love with Olivier,whose promise to wed her on completion of his military tour does not occur. She seeks to find him in New France, relying upon the King's girls program to pay her passage and dowry. She must marry within three months. Pierre Baudin, contrary to the law prohibiting Huguenots coming, meets her there. He had snuck him into the colony.
Godfrey: Book One
By Adrien Leduc
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.
Anne of Green Gables - The Official Movie Adaptation
By Kevin Sullivan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
The little redheaded girl with the big imagination - and an even bigger heart - arrives in sedate Avonlea and the misadventures begin!
Moonlit Days and Nights
By D.H. Toole
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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.
The Good Servant
By Adrien Leduc
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.
Road to Avonlea - Vows of SIlence
By Gail Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHEN ALEC KING PRESENTS HIS WIFE, JANET, WITH A COMB that belonged to his great Aunt, Janet hopes to put the unsightly heirloom away forever. But her daughter, Felicity, has a different plan. Felicity borrows the comb to impress her friends – and then loses it.
Road to Avonlea - Old Quarrels, Old Love
By Heather Conkie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: 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 - Family Rivalry
By Gail Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: 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 - Friends and Relations
By Heather Conkie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: 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 - A Dark and Stormy Night
By Gail Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHEN THE BEAUTIFUL AND MYSTERIOUS AMANDA STONE gives Gus Pike a bag of priceless jewels to hide, his instincts - and hear - tell him he's helping a friend. But Amanda Stone is not a friend, she's a jewelry thief who is looking to double-cross her partner, Robert Rutherford - an use the lovesick Gus to help her.
Road to Avonlea - Double Trouble
By Marlene Matthews
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,030. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
WHEN SARA STANLEY AND JO PITTS CHANGED PLACES, SARA didn't count on Jo's criminal past. Unable to convince her captors that she is not Jo Pitts, Sara finds herself locked in a shack, let out only to pick pockets on the mainland docks.
Road to Avonlea - But When She Was Bad ...
By Marlene Matthews
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,550. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: 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 - Felix and Blackie
By Heather Conkie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
FELIX'S DELIVERY, WRITES SARA STANLEY, FINISHING UP THE fancy painted sign marks the opening of her cousin Felix’s new after-school business.
Road to Avonlea - The Ties That Bind
By Heather Conkie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,410. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: 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 - Misfits and Miracles
By Linda Zwicker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,910. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A NEW SCHOOL MANDATE HAS ALL THE AVONLEA KIDS OUT of the schoolhouse door and onto the ice - including Sara Stanley. However, the townsfolk's love of hockey is quickly surpassed by a variety of feuds and spats between just about everyone, all of which will be settled in one exciting game.
Road to Avonlea - It's Just a Stage
By Amy Jo Cooper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
AVONLEA IS STAR-STRUCK WHEN PIGEON PLUMTREE, world-renowned actress and Sara’s cousin, sweeps into town. But the stars are crossed as pig farmer Par Frewen tries to win Pigeon’s heart instead of Theodora Dixon’s, making Sara a confused Cupid. How will the curtain come down on Avonlea’s longest running romance?