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Time Meddlers
Series: Time Meddlers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Canada / General
One of Canada's top scientists has discovered the secret to time travel. But something has gone horribly wrong . . . . After moving to a new city, Sarah Sachs encounters a mysterious boy who is somehow connected to his father's creation. They uncover an unusual device in a secret laboratory—a device that throws them far from the modern city of Ottawa into the forest-matted land of the 1600’s.
Waiting for Closure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,290. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » General
Having purchased her new condo downtown, Jaime Elsnor is desperate to close on the sale of two properties. Too bad it's not happening. ISBN: 978-0-9869492-2-7
Back To The Bronze Age
Price: Free! Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The year is 2048 and Liristan has declared war on the Allied powers. Racing to uncover a deep-rooted political conspiracy before it's too late, nineteen year old, rookie M.P. Jonathan Tremblay and Legislative Assistant Alexandra Sinclair must navigate the dangerous game of politics to stay ahead - and stay alive.
Just a Canadian Girl
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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This is a story about a small-town girl who, tired of her own town and in the midst of soul-searching, decided to take a chance, fly across the country on her own, and experience Canada Day in Ottawa, Ontario. This short story can also be found in my recent poetry book, "Wildflowers Scattered, Estranged: Memoirs of a Small Town Girl."
Moshe
Price: Free! Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Ottawa. 1949. Moshe Silverstein doesn't quite fit in. A Type 1 diabetic and one of the only Jewish students at school, the diminutive eleven year old has few friends and is tormented on a daily basis. With the help of a classmate and a former Golden Gloves boxer, Moshe gains the confidence to confront his tormentors and win back his dream.
Van in Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
VAN IN LOVE is a humorous look at relationships with a blackmail plot thrown in. Sandwiched between his life in the Highlands in the first and last chapters, Van’s history as a contemporary drummer, a father and a helpless ladies' man is traced through a succession of relationships with women in Ottawa and Vancouver. He escapes to Scotland with a woman who is older and wiser than he.
The Popcorn Prophecies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,230. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Everyone knows girls can't tell the future. Everyone, that is, except Julia Sharpe. She starts fortunetelling with popcorn kernels (it's like using tea leaves, only it's, um, popcorn)--and kinds of ends up saving herself, her clan, and all the other supposedly untalented girls on the planet.
A May-September Wedding
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » General
Neighbours for years, Phyllida Schuyler and Cal Richardson lost their spouses within a few months of each other. Phyl’s oldest and Cal’s youngest are closer than most sisters and one thing leads to another. But can Cal overcome their age difference and his fear of leaving Phyl a widow again?
Choosing Hope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,610. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » General
Lily needed to be rescued, again. So she called David, again. This time she finally noticed that he was more than her uncle's friend. And Kyle did not like that ... at all.
Tales of Other Worlds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Deux Voiliers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
This is the first anthology of short shorts written by Chris Turner, Canada's up-and-coming fantasy writer. It is suitable for all ages.