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A dangerous peace —Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
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Spring 1937. On a ship bound for England, Maisie realizes she isn't yet ready to return. Just days after disembarking in dangerous Gibraltar, she becomes entangled in a murder case and is pulled deeper into political int...

Ethical oil : the case for Canada's oil sands —Levant, Ezra, 1972-, author
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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While many North Americans may be aware of the financial and environmental price we pay for a gallon of gas or a barrel of oil, Levant argues that it is time we consider ethical factors as well. With the oil sands at our...

Viola Desmond's Canada a history of blacks and racial segregation in the promised land —Reynolds, Graham, 1944- author.
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2018
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In 1946, a Black Halifax businesswoman, Viola Desmond, was wrongfully arrested for sitting in a white's-only section of a movie theatre in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. In 2010, sixty-four years later, the Nova Scotia govern...

The Wars of the Roses —Weir, Alison.
DAISY Sound Recording
2012
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In this companion to "The Princes in the Tower" (DC41835) Weir recounts the events that plunged fifteenth-century medieval Britain into a bloody struggle for the crown. The House of Lancaster, led by the inept King Henry...

A dangerous inheritance [a novel of Tudor rivals and the secret of the Tower] —Weir, Alison, 1951-
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2013
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The year is 1562. Lady Catherine Grey, cousin of Elizabeth I, has just been arrested along with her husband Edward. Their crime is to have secretly married and produced a child who might threaten the Queen's title. Alone...

The Mitford sisters —Lovell, Mary S., author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2004

The lives and times of six aristocratic British sisters, exploring family relationships, artistic successes, scandals, and tragedies. Traces their involvements in clashing political ideologies between the World Wars. One...

Waiting for Joe —Birdsell, Sandra, 1942-, author
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2011
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Joe Beaudry and his wife Laurie are on the lam in a stolen motorhome, after losing their home and business and sticking Joe's father in a nursing home. Joe wants to get to Ft. McMurray where he hopes to find work, but wh...

The Canada chronicles a four-year hitchhiking odyssey —Jackson, Matt.
DAISY Sound Recording
2007
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In 1997, Matt Jackson quit his job, strode to the edge of the Trans-Canada Highway near Lake Louise, and began his journey. His plan was to hitchhike across Canada, expecting the trip to take three months - but didn't ar...

Neighbors [a novel] —Steel, Danielle, author.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2021

Meredith White was one of Hollywood's most recognizable faces. But a personal tragedy cut her acting career short and alienated her from her family. For the last fifteen years, Meredith has been living alone in San Franc...

The affair —Steel, Danielle, author.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2021

When Rose McCarthy's staff at Mode magazine pitches a cover shoot with Hollywood's hottest young actress, the actress's sizzling affair with a bestselling French author is exposed. The author happens to be Rose's son-in-...

A soldier first bullets, bureaucrats and the politics of war —Hillier, Rick, 1955-, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2010
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Born and raised in Newfoundland, Hillier joined the military as a young man and quickly climbed the ranks, playing a significant role in the 1998 ice storm and moving on to command a multinational NATO task force in Bosn...

Unflinching —Mitic, Jody, author.
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2016
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Elite sniper Jody Mitic loved being a soldier. His candid memoir follows his personal journey into the Canadian military, through sniper training, and firefights in Afghanistan, culminating on the fateful night when he s...

Canada —Dunbar, David.
DAISY Sound Recording
2002
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An exploration of 37 parks across Canada, from the rugged peaks of the Canadian Rockies to the rolling hills of Nova Scotia. Includes details of outdoor activities, camping and transportation.

They call me George the untold story of black train porters and the birth of modern Canada —Foster, Cecil, 1954- author.
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2020
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"A historical work of non-fiction that chronicles the little-known stories of black railway porters-the so-called "Pullmen" of the Canadian rail lines. The actions and spirit of these men helped define Canada as a nation...

It can't happen here —Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951, author.
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2017
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First published in 1935, when Americans were still largely oblivious to the rise of Hitler in Europe, this prescient novel tells a cautionary tale about the fragility of democracy and offers an alarming, eerily timeless ...

Journey to Munich —Winspear, Jacqueline, 1955- author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
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Spring 1937. On a ship bound for England, Maisie realizes she isn't yet ready to return. Just days after disembarking in dangerous Gibraltar, she becomes entangled in a murder case and is pulled deeper into political int...

Grey eyes —Busch, Frank Christopher, 1978-, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2017
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In a world without time walks a chosen few who hold an ancient power: the Grey Eyes. The Grey Eyes use their magic to maintain harmony and keep evil at bay. With only one elderly Grey-Eye left in the village of the Nehiy...

Vinyl Cafe turns the page —McLean, Stuart, 1948-2017, author.
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2016
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A brand new collection of Vinyl Cafe stories featuring Dave and Morley. Dave and Morley are growing older, Steph and Sam are growing up. Moving out and moving on. Dave and Morley's marriage has mellowed and deepened like...

Heroes in my head : a memoir —Rebick, Judy, author.
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2018
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In this memoir, Rebick, one of Canada's best-known feminists, lays bare the public and private battles that have shaped her life. She documents two major decades in her life: the 1980s, when she became a high-profile spo...

Anything for you —Higgins, Kristan, author.
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2016
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When Connor O'Rourke proposes to his long-time on-again, off-again secret girlfriend, Jessica Dunn, and she says no, he gives her an ultimatum - marry him or their relationship is over. 2016

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