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Ceann-Uidhe (Destiny)
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Part three of a trilogy of short stories about St Kilda. Set in modern day Toronto, the children of St Kilda still face problems in life.
A Scandal in Fordlandia - A Sherlock Holmes Parody
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
It is June 2014 and Holmes and Watson are in Toronto. Holmes is called upon to rescue the beleaguered Mayor of the city from one more self-inflicted disaster that the media are about to exploit. It's a parody and a lot of fun to read.
The Widow's Demise
Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The political elite attends a charity ball at the residence of Humphrey Cardiff. His widowed daughter, Delores, flirts with all the men, enraging their wives. Amidst the political plotting of Marc Edwards and his associates, Delores is found dead, with one of her suitors standing over the body. Marc controversially decides to defend him, while Cobb races to find the truth behind her untimely death
Teammates
Price: Free! Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Teammates is the story of two childhood friends who end up on very different paths, one to stardom, the other to infamy. Set in the author’s old high school and the neighbourhood where he grew up, it is an emotional and all-too familiar tale about the temptations of the inner city and the efforts of young men to both defy stereotypes, and to live up to them... by any means necessary.
Flashbacks (an unreliable memoir of the '60s)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A collection of memories about growing up hippie in Toronto, during one of the most interesting periods of the 20th century. Not to mention the sex, drugs and rock and roll…
It's Like This, Jim
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,660. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015 by Double Bridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
After a career ending injury, ecclesiastic muralist Jack O'Brien rented a Spartan studio in Toronto, Canada and embarked upon a six year torrent of writing. He brought his artist's pallet of colors, compositions and textures to describe a life of beauty, love, war and death. He gives the reader a snapshot of an America that is disappearing. It's Like This, Jim, is published now for the first time.
Minor Corruption
Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In Toronto 1839, an abortion goes tragically wrong, killing a 15-year-old maid in the household of the distinguished Baldwin family, enveloping them in a scandal that has political implications for the union of two British colonies, Ontario and Quebec. Accused of raping a minor and causing her death is a beloved Baldwin uncle. Marc Edwards has the challenge of his career in finding the truth.
The Black Trillium
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,590. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015 by Brain Lag. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In the haunted ruins of Toronto, where legend and history are one, three warriors will rise.
Women in the Making: Feminism Versus the Maker Culture
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business
A brief talk regarding the Maker Movement and its particularities, and how women can actively participate in this scenario. Several case studies are located in Canada, providing a quick overview of some aspects of the Canadian Maker Community in regards to the feminist movement and hacker spaces.
Toronto - 2015 (The Food Enthusiast’s Complete Restaurant Guide)
Series: The Food Enthusiast’s Complete Restaurant Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 and represented by Andrew Delaplaine. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
There are many people who are enthusiastic about food—the cooking of it, the preparation of it, the serving of it, and let’s not forget the eating of it. But Sebastian Bond is the ultimate Food Enthusiast. This is another of his books with spot-on reviews of the most exciting restaurants in town.