Books tagged: newfoundland

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Letters from Labrador
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,270. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
At twenty-five, Patricia moved from Britain to Canada to work in northern Labrador as a midwife. How does one live an extraordinary life only to forget it?
Footpaths and Fishing Boats : Growing Up in Nipper's Harbour
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,320. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Memoirs: girl growing up in remote Newfoundland fishing port, 1950s-1960s, Canada
Clapp's Rock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
At 24, Neil Godwin, newly hatched from Oxford, is back home in Newfoundland and ready to govern. But Premier Percy Clapp, cunning, pernicious and charming who brought him into the political fold to destroy him puts him through his paces in corruption, cruelty and betrayal. But the dirtiest trick of all is stripping Neil of his idealism. Raw and bawdy, this cunning satire is a classic primer.
Christmas Wishes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Luke is single and free, but Kara feels trapped in a spark-less marriage. The two have a lot riding on their last minute travel plans, but the unpredictable Newfoundland winter weather is conspiring to keep them grounded. In the magical season of love and hope, find out if wishes really can come true.
The Best Kind: A Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Funny and poignant, The Best Kind charts the triumphs and heartaches of a motley cast of Newfoundland women you won’t soon forget. A story of family secrets and the redemptive power of memory and forgiveness that will leave you laughing and crying in equal measure.
Sisters of Avalon
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 99,870. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In Sisters of Avalon domestic conflicts and family secrets drive a narrative that is constantly swelling and building in intensity like the stormy waves of the North Atlantic that crash against the rocky shores of Bridgett’s Cove, Newfoundland.
Following the Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 219,050. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Author Doug Sanderson takes you along on a sailing trip that spans two years. He abandons his job in Seattle and purchases a Formosa 46 in Florida. After a frantic couple of months getting the boat ready, Doug sets sail for whatever adventures await him. His trip includes Florida, The Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, Chesapeake Bay, New England, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland.
Newfie, Come Home!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Comedy, Screenplays » Romance
Newfie Gord McDougall's dad fails comically in a suicide attempt. Gord misunderstands his father's advice about "go big or go home." Gord is bound and determined to make his family proud ... by killing himself.
Doctor on the Rock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,710. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by Catherine A. MacKenzie. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
DOCTOR ON THE ROCK recounts the experiences of Christian Belcourt, a doctor in Ferryland, Newfoundland, from 1959 to 1962, during the early days of outreach medicine. The book also covers his childhood, future visits to the island as a radiologist, and his last visit as a tourist.
The Banks of Newfoundland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 176,630. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Daniel and Charlie, a pair of young men from Newfoundland, head off to fight in the Great War. Follow the exploits of the Newfoundland Regiment, and the impact that the war has on the lives of the young men who took up arms.