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  • The Right to Writeby Kathrynn Seidler Engberg

    University Press of America 2009; US$ 27.99

    This book examines how the early American poets Anne Bradstreet and Phillis Wheatley gained agency within a traditionally patriarchal field of literary production during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. This study provides new conceptions of early American women's writing that are valuable to feminist inquiry. more...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Still Complainingby Jim Foster

    Dundurn 2001; US$ 9.99

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

  • Essential Shit - Stuff You Should Know How to Do, but Probably Don'tby Kurt Anderson

    F+W Media 2012; US$ 11.99

    Blokes don't know everything but fortunately this invaluable guide features every manly activity a real guy should be able to do. So sit back, crack open a cold one and let your education commence. From changing a flat tyre to chopping down a tree, operating a drill convincingly and even downing a shot without making a face...this manual has it all!... 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...

  • Dreamworkby Jonathan Locke Hart

    Athabasca University Press 2010; US$ 19.95

    Dreamwork is a poetic exploration of the then and there, here and now, of landscapes and inscapes over time. It is part of a poetry series on dream and its relation to actuality. The poems explore past, present, and future in different places from Canada through New Jersey, New York and New England to England and Europe, part of the speaker?s journey.... more...