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The Secret Manuscript
Price: Free! Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Secret Manuscript is a riveting tale about a broken human spirit triumphing in the face of adversity, by any means necessary.
Rising: Stories of the 2013 Alberta Flood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Examining one of the largest natural disasters in Canadian history as never before—through the eyes of the people it directly affected—Taylor Lambert's literary journalism book Rising puts a human face on a catastrophe while exploring the history of Calgary and southern Alberta. One quarter of the author's proceeds benefit The Calgary Foundation's Flood Rebuilding Fund.
The Beaver Dam
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Tall, skinny and small-town teenager Josh Hughes changes his life and the life of his entire family one evening when he decides to befriend his sister-by-adoption, Teresa. What follows is a quiet coming of age along with huge explosions of scandal in the small Canadian backcountry town of Horton, Edmonton.
Riders On The Storm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
The plan is simple, the reward large. It should go off without a hitch. But nothing is ever easy in the Rockies.
Within These Bonds
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 70,160. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Will Evelyn be able to find her way to a better life? Or will her hopes be shattered once again when all is not what it seems. In the 1930’s, men carved out their realm on parcels of land on the Alberta frontier. With their wives and families, they coped with poverty, hard work and loneliness.
Godfrey: Trouble From Toronto
Price: Free! Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Spring 1927. Godfrey and Antoinette are officially an item. That doesn't stop the suave and debonair Eddie Ryerson though. Back from Toronto for a visit, Eddie has his eye on the young women of Wainwright – and Antoinette is in his sights. Meanwhile, Antonia is having a real dilemma getting her choice of treasurer elected for the Wainwright Catholic Women's League and Isaac loses a dear friend.
See You In Geneva
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A short story about letting go of love
Leading U: Inspirational Stories from UAlberta Alumni & Students
Price: Free! Words: 53,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Leading U assembles the stories of incredible University of Alberta alumni and students. Whether it's Randy Boissonnault, Brad Ferguson, Amy Shostak or Ashlyn Bernier, Leading U shares the on-campus experiences and reflections of the university's distinguished leaders. For incoming students looking to make their own mark on campus, this is a must-read.
West Canada - Photos of Alberta and BC
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This photo book contains over two hundreds photos of West Canada (two provinces Alberta and British Columbia). It shows the stunning beautify from the coast cities Vancouver and Victoria to the Rocky Mountain towns Jasper, Banff and Canmore.
Floods In Alberta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Nonfiction » History » North America
A non-comprehensive collection of poetry inspired from the floods that much of Alberta experienced in the summer of 2013. Written by an Albertan affected by the flooding.