Books tagged: saskatchewan

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Canadian Cannabis on Ice
Price: Free! Words: 49,480. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
A spirited 17 year old girl leads her two wacky brothers into a variety of business ventures, including growing weed in the 70s at a lake resort on the prairies of Canada in order to save the family from ruin. Was the marijuana culture in Saskatchewan ready for a female firecracker entrepreneur?
Sisterships: A Fictional Tale Aboard Titanic's Forgotten Sister the Olympic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Betsy Oakes—28 years old and a spinster in 1912—suddenly finds herself released from her employment as a governess in the home of a wealthy Birmingham factory owner. Grieving the loss of her young charge, and her relationship with the child’s father, at the beckoning of a friend, she makes a difficult decision to leave her elderly father and immigrate to rural Canada...
Freed Hearts & Bootlegged Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,420. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A class history assignment becomes Kirsten's personal time travel machine when her Grandmother Elsie's words make five generations of strong women live again. Kirsten shares Great-Great-Great Grandmother Nassia's courageous run from slavery in Virginia to freedom in Canada, Great-Great Grandmother Sadie's panic during the famous Regina tornado..
Verne Sankey Kidnapper and Bootlegger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Verne Sankey kidnapped businessmen in St. Paul, Minnesota and Denver, Colorado. He aspired to abduct athletes Babe Ruth and Jack Dempsey. Sankey, an Iowan by birth had drifted north to South Dakota and Saskatchewan before returning to the United States in the late 1920s. It was considered likely that Sankey had inside knowledge of the Lindbergh baby's kidnapping as plans were found at his hideout.
A Town Called Forget
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,060. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A tender and often hilarious debut novel from Alberta writer, C.P. Hoff
The Pathological Casebook of Dr. Frances McGill
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Before TV’s small screen arrived, Dr. Frances McGill was Canada's real deal’ as an original crime drama heroine. She was the Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, the CSI Crime Scene Investigator, and the Bones forensic expert all wrapped up in one short stature. Her zest for solving crime mysteries earned her the unofficial title of “Sherlock Holmes of Saskatchewan.” Read her true story.
Canada's Coming of Age: John and Ellen Tracey
Series: The Tracey Irish Family. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
Raised by a family of Irish immigrants to Lower Canada, John and Ellen are the first Canadian-born Traceys. They struggle to make their way in a world dominated by the powerful Scottish immigrants in Montreal, and the well-established French Canadians whose numbers overwhelm other immigrants. Their life experiences reflect the unique spirit of the Irish which is at times comical.
L'homme Theroux
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,530. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Western
Canadian Métis teenager Thomas Theroux is pushed onto the trail to manhood after a routine trading post transaction goes horribly wrong. Not fully accepted by any of the powers jockeying for control of the gold-rich Saskatchewan frontier, Thomas must weave his way through the fortune seekers pouring into the territory, bellicose First Peoples, and the formidable landscape itself.
Brock and Becca - Saddle Up In Saskatchewan
Series: Brock and Becca Discover Canada. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Canada / General
Brock and Becca and their parents spend a week at a "working" cattle ranch in Southern Saskatchewan. The most exciting event for the two children was the first time they rode on a full-grown horse. They also helped the cowboys in their daily tasks. Your children will learn about Canada while being entertained with interesting and exciting stories in the Brock and Becca series.
Leaving Moose Jaw
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,440. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The second book by Taylor Lambert takes the reader on a wild ride across the Indian subcontinent with no plan, plenty of whisky, and a journalist's sharp eye. Spanning five months and thousands of kilometres, this is India as seen through the eyes of an itinerant, itchy-footed journalist who just wanted to get out of Moose Jaw.