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Traveling North America: Boston, Halifax, and L'Anse aux Meadows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
This photo-based tour includes over 80 pictures of Boston, Halifax, and the Viking settlement at L'Anse aux Meadows. Featured locations include sites significant to the American Revolution and history in Boston, Citadel Hill and Fort George in Halifax, and the Viking settlement at L'Anse aux Meadows.
Sounds That Angels Make
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Inspirational
During World War II a desperate struggle took place in the skies over Europe to free the people from an oppressive Nazi regime bent on murder and conquest. This story tells the tale of one man who fought in those skies nearly losing his life had it not been for his personal angel. Inspired by a remarkable true story of a Halifax bomber tail gunner who survived being shot down seven times.
The Break: Tales From a Revolution - Nova-Scotia
Series: Tales From a Revolution. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Brief Candle Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Susannah Mills is trying to put the pieces of her shattered life back together after she and her father flee their erstwhile neighbors in rebellious Massachusetts.When the American War of Independence visits the safe haven they have found in Nova Scotia, she must rely on her inner strength and help from new friends to keep her skin in one piece.
Halifax Ghost Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Can we ever really know for sure that ghosts exist? There have been too many sightings and reports of ghostlike phenomena to be dismiss. Maritime Canada, famous for its folklore has no shortage of ghost stories.When reading these tales, keep in mind that folklore is most often passed down from generation to generation,Take these stories for what they are and enjoy them.
A Murder of Scarecrows
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A small eastern community becomes over-run by a growing army of scarecrows. This short story of approximately 8000 words was inspired by an actual legend from the Nova Scotia community of Necum Teuch.
Titanic - My Touch With History
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Read about the amazing and touching experiences of Edith Brown Haisman and Michel Navratil. The two Titanic survivors stories were shared with Gerry MacPherson, storyteller and tour director, when in 1996 they visited the largest Titanic victim burial site in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Pirate Trials: Hung by the Neck Until Dead
Series: Pirate Trials, Book 2. Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Second in the series of Pirate Trials from news reports of the days and actual trial documents. NOTE: This is not a pirate romance novel or a Johnny Depp adventure of fantasy and make believe, but the details and drama from first person confessions and details of the charges against real pirates. This is not Hollywood.
Treading Water
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Maggie discovers something in her daughter Abby's diary that gives her cause to worry -- and reason to hop on a plane to join them at their grandmother's in Nova Scotia. There, she runs into an old boyfriend who raises emotions and questions that Maggie hadn't thought about since she left more than 16 years ago. Abby too learns things about her mother, and both are pulled back to the past.
Halifax Long Weekend Complete Travel Guide
Series: Long Weekend Complete Travel Guides, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Our unique travel guide offers complete planning information for your long weekend getaway along with detailed itineraries that can be customized to your travel destination. The itineraries will help you to make proper planning for your trip, so that you can cover all the must see places. The travel guide also provides a detailed cost breakdown of your trip that helps you plan your trip finances.
The Human Novel, Part 1: Black Snow.
You set the price! Words: 54,730. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Black Snow is a passionate love story set in the 1917 Halifax Explosion. It follows Tommy Joyce, a soldier just back from the brutal trenches of Europe's Great War, in his search for his wife Evie after a massive explosion destroys their city. She is missing in the rubble - and missing with her is their unborn child and the explosive secret that could destroy their lives.