Nonfiction » Travel » By region » North America » Canada

Sub-categories: British Columbia | Atlantic provinces (NB, NF, NS, & PE) | Ontario | Nunavut, Yukon, & Northwest Territories | General | Quebec | Prairie provinces (Alberta, Manitoba, & Saskatchewan) 
Positively Canadian: A Fun Guide to Canadian Language, Culture and History
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,400. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
Want to know more about this great country of Canada? Want to improve your English as you “share a conversation” with the author? Then this book is for you! The informal writing style makes it utterly readable and delightfully entertaining.
View from the Deck: Recollections of the 10th Annual Voyage of the CGS C.D. Howe, 1959
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
View from the Deck is a personal account of the adventures of an 18-year-old on the CGS C.D. Howe—a hospital ship equipped to meet the medical needs of the Inuit (Eskimo) during an era defined by a high incidence of tuberculosis, the Cold War and a changing way of life— and those who sailed with her during the summer of 1959.
Women Who Lived and Loved North of 60
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,100. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Adventuresome women travel to Canada's northland for their own adventure or with a beau or husband being transferred or wanting to start a business. They face some dangers and loneliness but also a strong sense of belonging in a community they are all building together.
Same Road Different Tracks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,250. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Into a colourful description of a modern-day trip by car from Vancouver to Toronto—exploring themes such as Canadian history and Aboriginal culture—the author inserts a series of flashbacks telling a parallel story about his journey from Canada to India and arrival in Japan in 1972 and his nine-year stint as an ordained Zen monk.
Footpaths and Fishing Boats : Growing Up in Nipper's Harbour
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 33,320. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Memoirs: girl growing up in remote Newfoundland fishing port, 1950s-1960s, Canada
Beyond the Main
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,700. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Up close and personal, the Powell River region has special meaning to those who explore it in their off-road vehicles. In the spirit of remote living and recreation off the beaten track, we journey to places only accessible by machines fit for rough terrain.
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake: Canoeing the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson & Snowdrift Rivers in Northern Canada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Franklin, Oops, Mud & Cupcake is an engaging account of four canoe trips in northern Canada written by outdoor author and adventurer Michael D. Pitt. Michael's intimate writing style brings you "into the canoe" as he and his wife Kathleen discover the strength, challenges and self-reliance that come from absolute isolation. The trips are down the Coppermine, Seal, Anderson and Snowdrift rivers.
Victoria Travel Guide–The West Coast Experience (2014 Edition)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This guide is your essential planning and trip tool for must see and do activities in Victoria from marine adventures to afternoon tea. eBook format is perfect for computers, tablets, iPhones and smart phones. This guide is packed with links and information on Victoria including the attractions you can't afford to miss. ***Newly updated for 2014, includes bonus marine adventure discount.***
Dog Team to Dawson: A Quest for the Cosmic Bannock and Other Yukon Stories
Series: Yukon books by Bruce Batchelor. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Dog Team to Dawson" is a nostalgic collection of four true Yukon stories written by bestselling author Bruce Batchelor. The title story is the account of two young people travelling by dog team, tackling a long-abandoned Gold Rush era route. This book is the prequel to "Nine Dog Winter", providing readers of that classic account with earlier adventures into the heart and soul of Canada's North.
Canadian Rockies with Kids
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
The Canadian Rockies are full of spectacular mountains and at least as many rewarding experiences for your family. Yet snow-capped peaks are only the tip of the Rockies’ iceberg, in terms of the many rewarding experiences the region has to offer. This is a land of grizzly bears, gold prospectors, badlands and buffalo jumps. It’s a place where cowboys, railway tycoons and native warriors have all l
Toronto Streets Book!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
De Grassi Street. Avenue Road. Bloor Street. Kipling Road. Brown's Line. Yonge Street: Take the “Toronto Streets Book!” on an informative, fun, and joyful romp along the roadways & byways of Toronto, North America's best-kept secret. With 2.7 million people, Toronto's the 5th largest North American city, following Mexico City, NYC, LA, & Chicago. Read. Enjoy. Have fun. Tell everyone!
Dancing Through History: In Search of the Stories That Define Canada
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,120. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Some people travel to discover a country’s architecture; others to sample its cuisine, or experience its nature. For author Lori Henry, travel is a way to discover a country's dances.
The Budget Traveller's Guide to Accommodations on Vancouver Island, Canada
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,390. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Budget, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This well organized, fact based guide reviews 34 budget accommodations on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands. Using a standard format, it describes the features and costs of each place in terms that allow the reader to make easy comparisons and informed choices. The guide differentiates itself from all others because it includes more than 420 high resolution, colour pictures.
Cabin Number 5
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,120. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home design, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Cabins float in a cut-off fjord of British Columbia’s south coast, where mountains drop into the sea and lifestyles focus on self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. One man tackles an on-going dream to construct a floating cabin on Powell Lake, from the water up – not his first, but his finest. A study of the people and places of coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea.
Canada - When The Lights Go Out
Price: Free! Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Touring Ontario and parts of Quebec in Canada provide a life experience that is not easily forgotten - particularly when you are caught up in a blackout the likes of which North America hasn't seen before. This is a light hearted diary style entry of the daily events as they occurred. Think of Bill Bryson and his quirky take, but mix in with that, a healthy dose of female ditziness.
Farther Up the Strait
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Boating and survival off the grid in coastal British Columbia, where mountains drop into the sea and people practice self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Destinations on the Strait of Georgia, with contrarian views of the people and places of coastal British Columbia. A follow-up book to the original 'Up the Strait,' which constitutes a set of two books that can be read in either order.
The best laid plans: journeying around Western Canada
Price: Free! Words: 77,140. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The Best Laid Plans is a valuable guide to Western Canada and an entertaining and humorous piece of travel writing. It gives useful tips but it contains more than that. It is full of interesting people, wildlife encounters, strange eating experiences, sudden plan changes, little-known facts, all written in a humorous and engaging style. Great for travellers or for those who like a good story.
Farther Up the Main
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Coastal British Columbia from Jervis Inlet to Desolation Sound serves as the backdrop for stories of quadding, hiking, and survival. Tales from remote areas where people are isolated from the bustle of the surrounding world. Stories for the stout of heart and those who crave wilderness adventure. A follow-up book to the original 'Up the Main.'
Up the Winter Trail
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Winter in coastal British Columbia is supernatural. Off-road riding on quad and motorcycle, with emphasis on the people and local geography. Hiking and survival off the grid in coastal BC, where mountains drop into the sea and individuals possess self-reliance and a different sense of purpose. Winter hiking adventures in the Powell River area, including numerous photos and maps.
Up the Main
Series: Coastal British Columbia Travel Memoirs · Off the Grid Living. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,490. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Off-road riding on quads and motorcycles in the region surrounding Powell River, BC. From Desolation Sound to Jervis Inlet, coastal British Columbia at its best. Canadian stories about the Sunshine Coast, focusing on quad destinations and the people who ride. Off-the-grid lifestyles are explored by the author of the series 'Coastal British Columbia Stories.'