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Guide de Survie
You set the price! Words: 14,130. Language: Canadian French. Published: June 18, 2017 by Petra Books. Categories: Essay » Business, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Profiles of women entrepreneurs, Quebec, Canada. In French. ... des histoires de femmes inspirantes ainsi que des fiches de travail téléchargeables et imprimables. Un bon boost d’énergie et de confiance pour bien débuter la nouvelle saison!
Vodyanoy : Le Lac aux loutres
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: Canadian French. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Le Lac aux loutres : une petite communauté beauceronne où des évènements d’un genre particulier sont sur le point de se produire. Vincent Thibault, auteur québécois prolifique, propose une histoire captivante qui allie audacieusement drame de mœurs, épouvante et roman écologique. Certains y verront un thriller, d’autres un récit humaniste — mais ce roman ne laissera personne indifférent.
Below Zero: A Play
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017 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 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 58,250. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. 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: $2.99 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.”