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In Shadow: A Novel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Clover’s got two choices: remain an outcast in the small town where she’s lived her whole life, or move clear across the country like her prodigal stepbrother Mason. Clover is forever paying for her father’s sins at home, but leaving is unimaginable. When Mason comes home for their sister’s wedding, his presence reignites Clover’s past. Even in dreams, there’s no escaping a hungry shadow...
The Family History
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Holly traces her family history through census records and finds her imagination captured by glimpses into her ancestors’ lives in the crowded Thames-side streets and alleys. Early death. Bereavement. Single parenthood. Children. Life. All the parallels between her twenty-first century bereaved Canadian family and its mid-Victorian London counterpart help her to accept her own losses and move on.
Fate and Angus McGrath
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Marilyn refuses to bestow the traditional but unlucky McGrath first name on either of her sons. Her brother-in-law is not so superstitious. His child's journey, through childhood ADHD and adolescent rebellion, teen prostitution and drug addiction, rehabilitation and relapse, to eventual maturity and a too-early death, continually surfaces to impact on the lives of the family.
Daffodil Dancing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,990. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Social anxiety is turning Alison into a recluse and her friend Terri is having difficulty working for her sister-in-law in the family's store franchising operation. The two buy a store franchise for themselves and with a lot of hard work turn it into the fast-growing Canadian chain's flagship store. But that is just the beginning of Alison's fight to free herself from fear..
Shirts and Skins
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,470. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Chelsea Station Editions. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Coming of age
A remarkable debut novel from Jeffrey Luscombe—a compelling series of linked stories of a young man’s coming-out, coming-of-age, and coming-to-terms with his family and fate.
Paris in April
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by John McClure. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Canada's greatest military disaster gave rise to Canada's greatest love affair. A biracial romance during the second world war, centered around Canadian participation in the Battle of Dieppe , the largest military disaster in Canadian history, an Essex County white boy, Aiken Day, and one great looking black gal, Paris Chase.