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Where Pines And Maples Grow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
In celebration of Canada150, a collection of eight authors from Pictou County, Nova Scotia had a mission: write an approximately 2000 word story with the theme "Maple". Each thought it a daunting task but far surpassed their expectations - will they surpass yours?
Energized
Pre-release—available December 8, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: Canadian English. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
"Energized" centres around the importance of family. Josh McConnell, Bob's grandson, overcomes obstacles and finds meaningful employment, while strengthening his family ties and persevering in the face of overwhelming difficulties. Along the journey, he learns fascinating tid-bits about Canadian history and politics.
The Factory Challenge
Pre-release—available December 8, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: Canadian English. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical
In "The Factory Challenge," Bob McConnell discovers that gaining wealth does not satisfy his longings. His resourcefulness and entrepreneurial drive lead him and his family to dream big. This historical work reads like a memoir and is sure to inspire you!
Into the Mouth of the Kraken
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 133,880. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Kathleen O'Malley, a professor of history at the University of Victoria, sets off on a jog, she finds herself transported in time to 1576 in the Elizabethan era. Angry shouts of "the traveller" go up as she is spotted. Francis Drake, trapped in the spirit world of the Songhees, has chosen Kathleen, the traveller, to go back in time...
The Case of the Broken Heart
Price: Free! Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » Canadian, Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A smooth talking American evangelist is building a church in a small town outside Vancouver and drops dead in the middle of a sermon. Many people who know and serve him have a motive to kill him. Was it murder or heart disease?
The Purest Treasure - The Homicide Files (A Lincoln Munroe Novella, #2)
Series: The Homicide Files - Lincoln Munroe Novellas, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When a body washes up on shore near a popular beach town, it isn't the cause of death that catches the attention of Detective Lincoln Munroe, it's something the victim had in his pocket: a British gold coin dated 1798. In Lincoln's mind, there is only one possible source: a barrel of gold lost to the waters of Lake Erie during the War of 1812.
Rails & Rooms - A Timeless Canadian Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » History » North America
From Halifax to Victoria, clear across Canada, Dave Preston rode the rails, exploring what was once the most popular mode of transport in the country. Days and nights spent rollicking across the amazing and diverse geography of Canada were punctuated by stays at some of the country's oldest and most prestigious hotels; those built by the railway companies to entice the most affluent of travellers.
Rare Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,900. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
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"A brilliant sci-fi thriller right down to the last nano-particle...So far, the best read I have had in 2012." - TBR topbookreviewers.com "...the suspense, high-tech intrigue and writing style of the author is very Crichton-like. A great page-turner with fascinating information about the "rare earth" gold rush our planet, and universe, are beginning to witness." - The Word is Out
Ayne
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,930. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Writers AMuse Me. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Blake Calder returns to Greenoch, where he was stationed during the start of WWII, looking for some answers. While he tries to find the internal strength to face those answers, he recalls his time in the war, the events leading up to it, and how his war ended.
A Difficult Passage
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » American
Life on the Canadian prairies in the 1930s and 40s had special challenges. The Great Depression drove Fred Stone from early retirement back to the farm with his young wife and two sons: Fred Jr. and Stan. Poverty, vicious winds, blistering to frigid temperatures, and dust storms ravaged the prairies. Crops failed. Then came an unpredictable change in circumstances. Things got immeasurably worse!