Books tagged: manitoba

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A Storied Winnipeg: Fables and Local Legends
Price: $3.30 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Alternative history
This collection is about the tension between the taut grasp and thrust that is the largest city in Manitoba, its nodes of the two universities, the vortex that draws us, the lodestone of our ungovernable attraction and wary repulsion. A city of extremes, Winnipeg is only slowly coming into words, and those words are abrupt and sprawling, glittering and soiled, ecstatic and forlorn.
Living in Ashton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Lost in the immense sweep of the prairie, the people of Ashton live a simpler life. Defined by a main street with a post office and a grocer, a rink and the police station, Ashton is bounded by the dump to the south, where the Frisians live, and to the north farmer Lohmer owns a spread so vast that the town registry has lost count of his holdings, and from the east come the storms.
The Untethered Woman
Series: Mendenhall Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
When a hit-and-run accident injures her mother, Police Chief Kate Williams rushes home to Quebec to be with her family. Once there, she discovers that there’s more to the “accident” than meets the eye. Now she will do whatever she needs to do to figure out who wanted to hurt her mother, and why.
An Unkindness of Ravens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
What happens when you ask a group of writers in Northern Manitoba to delve into the deepest, darkest recesses of their minds to produce works of weird fiction for your Winter reading entertainment? They write spooky stories & pulse-pounding poems... and write them very, very well. Writers aged 10 years to 18+, more mature work at back of ebook. eBook design: Yawhann Chong. Cover: Jasmine Blair
Brock and Becca - Chill Out In Churchill
Series: Brock and Becca Discover Canada. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Canada / General
Brock and Becca traveled to Churchill, Manitoba on the shore of Hudson Bay. It is the polar bear capital of the world. Brock and Becca went on a dog sled ride, and Brock went out onto the tundra in a buggy with his dad where he saw at least a dozen polar bears. Your children will learn about Canada while being entertained with interesting and exciting stories in the Brock and Becca series.
A Discreet Betrayal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,270. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Emma met Stephan through an online dating service. After dating two years, she discovers a secret double life. Discover the lengths one woman will go to discover the truth, while putting her life on the line to protect those she loves.
Kirk's Landing
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00)
Big city undercover cop, with the power of invisibility, gets his cover blown in Toronto and is sent to head up a RCMP detachment in a supposedly quiet small town in Manitoba near a First Nations reserve. He soon finds that Kirk’s Landing has a lot more going on under the surface that he had anticipated, including corruption at the mill, murder, and an evil spirit.
Finding Gloria - Special Edition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,800. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Author Marianne Curtis reveals her own personal, heart-wrenching, and, ultimately, inspiring story in Finding Gloria. Her past is laid bare in achingly honest detail, and her willingness to share her story with resonate with readers everywhere.
The Weeping Woman
Series: Mendenhall Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
Kate Williams doesn’t do vacations well. She likes her job as chief of police in tiny Mendenhall, Manitoba. But her niece, the chef, is working too hard, and Kate decides a week by the beach in Gimli is just the ticket. Once they get to the cottage on the lake, however, she discovers something weird going on. And then her niece starts behaving strangely…
Oh! Canada!
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 128,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
An American's three-month road trip through ten provinces of Canada and two territories. The adventures experienced, the wonders I saw and the people I met. I wanted to have fun and explore the country, but once I got there and took a good look around I realized there was much more there than scenery. The book relates the beauty of Canada and her people. I haven't met friendlier people anywhere.