Books tagged: quebec

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Below Zero: A Play
Pre-release—available February 10, 2017. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Plays » Canadian
Set in a remote radio outpost in northern Quebec in 1942, "Below Zero" is a study in obsession, duplicity, aversion, infidelity, and psychological abuse to the point of murder ... people stuck together with no escape ... Written in early 1940s in Hungary, Below Zero is arguably the prototypical existential drama, anticipating Jean-Paul "Sartre’s No Exit" (1944), among other works.
Alexandre Vachon: the Scholars' Cleric and the Clerics' Scholar
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 161,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Archbishop of Ottawa and Chancellor of the University 1940 to 1953; Laval University: First Dean of the Science Faculty, and Rector, 1939-1940 “…rich chronicle of one of the greatest leaders of this diocese.” —Marcel André Gervais, Archbishop Emeritus of Ottawa “…the opportunity to get to know a great figure of the Canadian Episcopate.” —Luigi Ventura, former Apostolic Nuncio to Canada.
P.J. le Pooch & the Magic Sketchbook
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 19,720. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A Girl & her Dog ... Let the Magic Begin! When 11-year-old Millie McTwitter defies her mother’s strict pet prohibition and adopts P.J. le Pooch while her mother is away, something magical begins to happen in Millie’s lonely life. Millie’s drawings in her sketchbook—the last gift from her late father—start to animate on the page, and new people enter her life in unexpected ways.
West to Grande Portage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
On his sixteenth birthday Phillipe Chabot is told that his brother-in-law has hired him to be a voyageur. He will be paddling west from Montreal to Grade Portage to trade supplies with the Indians for furs. He is overjoyed and receives all the appropriate clothing from his family as birthday gifts, even a tobacco pouch.
Searching for Juliette
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Sixteen-year-old Dietrich (Duffy) Stillman, abandoned by his father in Quebec City, becomes intrigued by a young street violinist. His involvement with this lonely girl causes him to become embroiled in a dangerous plot by Quebecois separatists. While resolving problems of the present, Duffy also comes to terms with the violence of his own past.
Woods Runner, Massacre at Schenectady
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by Huron Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Historical » USA
A fast paced, vivid fictionalized depiction of a little-known historical event that tied together the sometimes violent history of Canada and the United States.
Drifting
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Drifting is the story of Celesta Taylor as told through entries from her diaries. It relates her struggles as widow living on a farm in Quebec at the turn of the last century.
Mountains Adirondack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Between 1882 and 1886 Arthur Conan Doyle anonymously wrote a story entitled “The Narrative of John Smith”. Doyle mailed the single manuscript copy The copy was lost in the mails. This story's fate was almost that of Doyle's 'Narrative'. I had misfiled my single typewriter written copy of “Mountains Adirondack”. – “The Canadian Game was nickel ante, dime raise, a maximum of three raises per bet.”
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
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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.
Brock and Becca - Sailing On A Tall Ship
Series: Brock and Becca Discover Canada. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Canada / General
Brock and Becca help Quebec City celebrate its 400th birthday. There are tours to all the famous places and then they spend a week on the tall ship, Caledonia, in the St. Lawrence and Saguenay Rivers. Your children will learn about Canada while being entertained with interesting and exciting stories in the Brock and Becca series.