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  • An Island of My Ownby Andrea Spalding

    Dundurn 2008; US$ 11.99

    Desperate for a summer project, 15-year-old Rowan camps out on a neighbouring island to monitor an endangered group of sea otters. With the help of friends, she fights to protect them. more...

  • Charlotte's Vowby Marion Woodson

    Dundurn 2006; US$ 7.99

    In 1912, 15-year-old Charlotte takes a job in a Vancouver Island dynamite factory, braving her mothers disapproval for the chance to bring in some extra cash. more...

  • The Gambler's Daughterby Shirlee Smith-Matheson

    Dundurn 2009; US$ 8.99

    On the run from the authorities in early 1940s British Columbia, Loretta and her brother travel with their gambling stepfather as he strikes out in search of a good poker game. more...

  • Wild Wordsby Donna Coates; George Melnyk

    Athabasca University Press 2009; US$ 34.95

    As the first collection of literary criticism focusing on Alberta writers, Wild Words establishes a basis for identifying Alberta fiction, poetry, drama, and nonfiction as valid subjects of study in their own right. By critically situating and assessing specific Alberta authors according to genre, this volume continues the work begun with Melnyk's... more...

  • Nightwood Theatreby Shelley Scott

    Athabasca University Press 2010; US$ 39.95

    Nightwood Theatre is the longest-running and most influential feminist theatre company in Canada. Since 1979, the company has produced works by Canadian women, providing new opportunities for women theatre artists. It has also been the ?home company? for some of the biggest names in Canadian theatre, such as Ann-Marie MacDonald.In Nightwood Theatre,... more...

  • The dust of just beginningby Don Kerr

    Athabasca University Press 2010; US$ 16.95

    Don Kerr knows prairie culture better than most?he knows it from the inside out. He has made us aware of ourselves through his numerous volumes of poetry, his fiction, his many plays, his histories, and his interest in heritage. In this mature, accomplished collection, we can once again admire his unique prairie voice?minimalist, self-effacing, direct... more...

  • Pierre le Poofby Andrea Beck

    Orca Book Publishers 2009; US$ 19.95

    Pierre, a pampered poodle, is torn between his love for his owner and his dream of running wild in the park. more...

  • Markedby Norah McClintock

    Orca Book Publishers 2008; US$ 9.95

    When Colin accepts a summer job he doesn't expect to become a criminal suspect. more...

  • Written in Bloodby John Wilson

    Orca Book Publishers 2010; US$ 9.99

    A young man's search for the father who abandoned him takes him through the wilds of the Arizona Territory and northern Mexico during the 1870s and brings him in contact with an assortment of intriguing characters. more...

  • Blobby Frieda Wishinsky

    Orca Book Publishers 2010; US$ 7.99

    Eve is overweight, and her self-image is suffering until she joins a mentoring program and learns to accept herself the way she is. more...