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Dead cold [winter can be murder] —Penny, Louise, 1958-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2008

Sadistic socialite CC de Poitiers is fatally electrocuted in the tiny Québécois village of Three Pines. CC had a spiritual guidance business based on eliminating emotion, but the feelings she inspired in others were an...

Let loose the dogs a mystery —Jennings, Maureen.
DAISY Sound Recording
2004
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In 1890's Toronto, Detective Murdoch learns that his beloved sister, who long ago fled to a convent to evade their drunken and abusive father, is on her deathbed. At the same time, the father he has pushed out of his lif...

Verdict in blood —Bowen, Gail, 1942-
DAISY Sound Recording
2007
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Joanne's good friend Hilda has just come for a visit when Judge Justine Blackwell's corpse is found in Wascana Park. Which of the fearsome judge's two wills should prevail? Whoever stood to lose could be her murderer, an...

Roses are difficult here a novel —Mitchell, W. O. (William Ormond), 1914-1998.
Sound Recording
2002
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When Dr. June Melquist arrives in the small town of Shelby to conduct a sociological survey, the editor of the newspaper, Matt Stanley, introduces her to the town. As the doctor struggles with her survey and Matt wrestle...

Burying Ariel a Joanne Kilbourn mystery —Bowen, Gail, 1942-
DAISY Sound Recording
2001
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When university lecturer Ariel Warren turns up dead in the library, everyone becomes involved, from professors to janitors, campus DJs to local politicians, each with their own spin on who the murderer might be. The plot...

The nesting dolls a Joanne Kilbourn mystery —Bowen, Gail, 1942-
DAISY Sound Recording
2012
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A young woman hands her baby to a perfect stranger - the daughter of Delia Wainberg, a lawyer in the same firm as Joanne Kilbourn's husband - and disappears. One close look at the child suggests a family relationship, an...

A journeyman to grief —Jennings, Maureen.
DAISY Sound Recording
2008
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In 1858, a young woman on her honeymoon is forcibly abducted, taken across the border from Canada, and sold into slavery. Thirty-eight years later, Detective Murdoch is working on a case - the owner of one of Toronto's l...

Emily of New Moon —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
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2006

Spirited, irrepressible Emily, left an orphan when her father dies, finds an unexpected world of family and friends at New Moon Farm. Followed by "Emily climbs." Grades 5-8. 1983. c1925.

The wandering soul murders —Bowen, Gail, 1942-
DAISY Sound Recording
2006
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Joanne's sunny world is shattered when she learns that her daughter has found the corpse of a young woman in the alley near her store, and her son's girlfriend is drowned in a lake in Saskatchewan's Qu'Appelle Valley. So...

The brutal heart —Bowen, Gail, 1942-
DAISY Sound Recording
2009
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Joanne Kilbourn is following the political campaign of Ginny Monaghan, a woman whose success depends not so much on the election-day poll, but on the outcome of a custody battle she's fighting. Joanne thinks this is perf...

A map of glass —Urquhart, Jane, 1949-
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2006

Sylvia Bradley was rescued from her parents' house by a doctor attracted to and challenged by her withdrawn ways. Their subsequent marriage has nourished her, but ultimately her husband's care has formed a kind of prison...

Poor Tom is cold —Jennings, Maureen.
DAISY Sound Recording
2004
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Constable Oliver Wicken dies in what appears to be a suicide. However, when new evidence is discovered, Detective William Murdoch is asked to investigate further. During the investigation, he begins to suspect that the s...

Jake and the Kid —Mitchell, W. O. (William Ormond), 1914-1998.
Sound Recording
2005
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Thirteen humorous short stories based on a friendship between a trusting farm boy and an old hired hand. Told in the words of the "Kid". Winner of Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal. 1961.

It's hardly worth talkin' if you're goin' to tell the truth —Stone, Ted, 1947-
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2012
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Sparky introduces the reader to the best story tellers in Deer River: Ruby Maxwell, the town historian; Tom Hannah, the wily horse trader; and Grandpa Anderson. All tell surprising whoppers about small town and rural lif...

The last crossing —Vanderhaeghe, Guy, 1951-
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2003

Set in the second half of the nineteenth century, in the American and Canadian West and in Victorian England, this is a tale of interwoven lives and stories. Charles, a disillusioned artist, and Addington, a disgraced mi...

Mistress Pat a novel of Silver Bush —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
DAISY Sound Recording
2010
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When she was twenty, nearly everyone thought Patricia Gardiner ought to be having beaus - except Pat herself. For Pat, Silver Bush was both home and heaven, and she was too busy planning the Christmas family reunion, ent...

The outlander —Adamson, Gil.
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2008
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1903. 19-year-old Mary Boulton, widowed by her own hand, embarks on a frantic odyssey across Idaho and Montana. The details of Boulton's sad past - an unhappy marriage, a dead child, crippling depression - slowly emerge ...

The endless knot a Joanne Kilbourn mystery —Bowen, Gail, 1942-
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2007
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When journalist Kathryn Morrissey's book about thirteen adult children of prominent Canadians is published, one of the parents, Sam Parker, is furious enough to take a pot shot at the author. Joanne Kilbourn is covering ...

The stone carvers —Urquhart, Jane, 1949-
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2001

Set in the first half of the twentieth century, this story moves back and forth across the Atlantic Ocean as it follows the paths of immigrants, labourers, and wanderers, all of whom are attempting to leave a record of t...

Andy Russell's campfire stories —Russell, Andy, 1915-2005
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2007
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A collection of tales from Russell's youth, including legends heard at camps long ago and stories of horses, owls, grizzlies, old mountain men and cunning city slickers. 1998.

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