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  • Parvanaby Deborah Ellis

    Allen & Unwin 2002; US$ 14.54

    Based closely on real life, this is the exciting and inspiring story of Parvana, a young girl growing up in Afghanistan, as she struggles to make a life for herself and her family under the harsh rule of the Taliban. more...

  • Footprintsby Margaret Fishback Powers

    HarperCollins Canada 2010; Not Available

    "Footprints? has appeared in books and on plaques, cards,calendars and posters, and its inspiring message is treasured by millions all over the world. The poem was composed by Margaret Fishback, a young woman searching for direction at a crossroads in her life. In this inspiring story, the creation of the poem, its subsequent loss and its astonishing... more...

  • Conversations with a Dead Manby Mark Abley

    D & M Publishers 2013; US$ 32.95

    As a poet and citizen deeply concerned by the Oka Crisis, the Idle No More protests, and Canada?s ongoing failure to resolve First Nations issues, Montreal author Mark Abley has long been haunted by the figure of Duncan Campbell Scott, known both as the architect of Canada?s most destructive Aboriginal policies and as one of the nation?s major poets.... more...

  • American Literary Criticism Since the 1930sby Vincent B. Leitch

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 37.95

    American Literary Criticism Since the 1930s fully updates Vincent B. Leitch?s classic book, American Literary Criticism from the 30s to the 80s following the development of the American academy right up to the present day. Updated throughout and with a brand new chapter, this second edition: provides a critical history of American... more...

  • A Miracle for Maggieby Stephen Eaton Hume

    Dundurn 2000; US$ 5.95

    In the 1920s, Maggie is diagnosed with diabetes. Meanwhile, in Toronto, Frederick Banting and others work to perfect insulin. Will they succeed in time to save Maggie? more...

  • An Island of My Ownby Andrea Spalding

    Dundurn 2008; US$ 8.99

    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...

  • Still Complainingby Jim Foster

    Dundurn 2001; US$ 19.99

    Another collection of columns by popular humourist Jim Foster. more...

  • A Woman's Dilemmaby Rosemarie Zagarri

    Wiley 2014; US$ 79.95

    The second edition of A Woman's Dilemma: Mercy Otis Warren and the American Revolution updates Rosemarie Zagarri's biography of one of the most accomplished women of the Revolutionary era. The work places Warren into the social and political context in which she lived and examines the impact of Warren's writings on Revolutionary politics and the... more...

  • André Malraux - An Age of Oppression (Le Temps du mepris)by Roberta A. E. Newnham

    Intellect 2003; US$ 10.00

    Aimed to coincide with the centenary of Malraux's birth, André Malraux: An Age of Oppression is the first translation/annotated edition of Le Temps de mépris in a comprehensive format. The story (with the emphasis upon the psychological trauma suffered by a German political prisoner of the Nazis in the early 1930s) marks a significant moment in Malraux's... more...