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  • Mad Richard

    Mad Richard

    A riveting story of talent and the price it exacts, set in a richly imagined Victorian England Called the most promising artist of his generation, handsome, modest, and affectionate, Richard Dadd ...

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  • Fanette (Volume 2)

    Fanette (Volume 2)

    Now a young woman of social standing, Fanette still holds out hope of finding her sister. One day, out of the blue, she receives a letter from Amanda and a mysterious request to meet in secret. But...

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  • Scattered Bones

    Scattered Bones

    Scattered Bones is a story of the complicated, fragile and sometimes fatal relations between Indigenous people and settlers in Northern Saskatchewan in the 1920s. Aboriginal spiritual traditions ar...

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  • The Angel's Jig

    The Angel's Jig

    Facing the dwindling years of his life, an old man waits for his turn on the auction block, hoping to be sold to a family as decent as the one he is leaving. It is not the first time he has been he...

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  • This Marlowe

    This Marlowe

    1593. Queen Elizabeth reigns from the throne while two rival spymasters — Sir Robert Cecil and the Earl of Essex — plot from the shadows. Their goal? To control succession upon the aged queen's dea...

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  • Fanette (Volume 1)

    Fanette (Volume 1)

    The Great Famine of 1845 in Ireland forced thousands of people to leave their beloved country. Many Irish immigrants chose Canada as their new home.  Fanette-Uptown Conquest (volume 1) relates the ...

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  • The Hunter and the Wild Girl

    The Hunter and the Wild Girl

    Winner, City of Victoria Butler Book Prize Shortlisted, Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize A feral girl roams the dense forests of nineteenth-century France, stealing food from remote farmyards and avoid...

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  • Crossings, A Thomas Pichon Novel

    Crossings, A Thomas Pichon Novel

    Thomas Pichon seems forever at a crossroads, often choosing the path of least resistance, or the most tempting. In this, the third Thomas Pichon novel, his life remains more complicated than he wis...

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  • Wild Rose

    Wild Rose

    From the author of the Number 1 best-selling The Perfection of the Morning. “The first night she hardly noticed he was gone, and even though she had expected him back before the moon rose, she slep...

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  • Let Us Be True

    Let Us Be True

    Finalist for the Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction and the Eileen McTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book at the 2016 Manitoba Book Awards. From the killing fields of Europe, to the merciless be...

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  • The Insatiable Maw

    The Insatiable Maw

    Jake McCool, the injured hard-rock miner introduced in The Raids (Vol. 1), returns to work for INCO, but now at its nearby Copper Cliff smelter complex. In no time, he finds himself embroiled in a ...

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  • High Rider

    High Rider

    High Rider is the historical novel based on the life of John Ware (1845–1905). Born a slave on a rice plantation in South Carolina, John Ware became one of the most successful independent ranchers ...

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  • Mr. Jones

    Mr. Jones

    Winner, Margaret Laurence Award for Fiction Shortlisted, McNally Robinson Book of the Year and ReLit Award (Novel) Award-winning author Margaret Sweatman has proven herself a virtuoso writer of h...

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  • Marinetti Dines with the High Command

    Marinetti Dines with the High Command

    Marinetti Dines with the High Command is a work that dramatizes the turbulent life and times of F. T. Marinetti, founder of Futurism, the first global art movement. Marinetti's artistic career rais...

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  • The Maze

    The Maze

    Like the streets of his 18th-century Paris home, Thomas Pichon’s life is full of twists and turns. Despite winning his wife’s forgiveness for an extramarital affair, Thomas and his lover, Hélène, a...

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  • Two Blackbirds

    Two Blackbirds

    The fires of the Second World War are beginning to burn down, but legendary Canadian aviatrix Sharon Lacey is not out of danger just yet. Complications enter the young ace's life as deep-seated rac...

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  • Zachary's Horses

    Zachary's Horses

    Zachary's Horses picks up where Zachary’s Gold left off and continues the adventures of Zachary Beddoes. It is 1870, and the ex-lawman is hiding out in the capital of colonial British Columbia, usi...

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  • The Raids

    The Raids

    It’s spring, 1963 in the “Nickel Capital of the World.” Nineteen-year-old Jake McCool is about to undergo a rite of passage—his first shift underground in a hard rock mine. But the Cold War is at ...

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  • Snowchild
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    Snowchild

    The Epiphany, 1916. On an unforgivingly cold winter’s night in Val-Jalbert, Lac-Saint-Jean, a twelve month-old child, wrapped in furs, is discovered by a nun from the convent school. The discovery...

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  • The Life and Times of Captain N.

    The Life and Times of Captain N.

    Douglas Glover’s acclaimed novel The Life and Times of Captain N. is now available in a GLE Library edition. Originally published by McClelland & Stewart, the novel was acclaimed by the most respec...

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  • 21 Days in October

    21 Days in October

    It’s before dawn in Montreal on October 16, 1970. Gaétan is finishing his shift at Dominion Textile just as the Canadian government proclaims the War Measures Act following two kidnappings—the only...

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  • Pilgrimage

    Pilgrimage

    Pilgrimage opens in the deep winter of 1891 on the Métis and missionary settlement of Lac St. Anne, Canada. A young woman of mixed-blood named Mahkesîs is carrying the child of the married Englishm...

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  • Rupert's Land

    Rupert's Land

    "At the height of the Great Depression, two Prairie children struggle with poverty and uncertainty. Surrounded by religion, law, and her authoritarian father, Cora Wagoner daydreams about what it w...

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  • Jeanne Dugas of Acadia

    Jeanne Dugas of Acadia

    Descended from one of the three most prominent families in Acadia, Jeanne Dugas (1731-1817) and her family lived for more than thirty years under the threat of capture and deportation by the Britis...

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  • The Paradise Engine

    The Paradise Engine

    While working to restore an historic theatre in a seedy part of the city, a graduate student named Anthea searches to find her best friend, lost to the rhetoric of an itinerant street mystic. Almos...

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  • The Adventures of Radisson 1

    The Adventures of Radisson 1

    Spring 1651: a young man from Paris lands in Trois-Rivières on the St. Lawrence River. Within weeks, the course of his life changes drastically when Iroquois braves capture him. Pierre-Esprit Radis...

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  • Thomas, A Secret Life

    Thomas, A Secret Life

    Writer, lover, spy: Life is nowhere near as good or as easy as Thomas Pichon imagined it would be. Set in early-18th-century France, Thomas: A Secret Life is the imagined life of Thomas Pichon. We ...

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  • Blood and Salt

    Blood and Salt

    The central character, Taras Kalyna, has run away from the Austrian army on the brink of World War I, to follow his love, Halya, to Canada. He can’t know how hard it will be to find her again or th...

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  • Night Street

    Night Street

    Winner, Dobbie Literary Award, FAW Barbara Ramsden Award, Sydney Morning Herald’s Best Young Novelist Award, and The Australian/Vogel Literary Award Night Street is the passionate story of a young...

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  • The Anatomy of Edouard Beaupré

    The Anatomy of Edouard Beaupré

    ?The giant’s body has been ravaged not only by the treatment it received immediately after Edouard’s death -- being paraded in shop windows and in freak shows -- but also by the attentions of a pro...

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  • Dustship Glory

    Dustship Glory

    In this new edition of a prairie classic, Andreas Schroeder fictionalizes the true story of Tom Sukanen's wild scheme to build an ocean-going ship in the middle of a wheat field in Saskatchewan. Se...

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  • Roy & Me

    Roy & Me

    Maurice Yacowar challenges genre and form in Roy & Me, a cross between memoir and fiction, truth and distortion. It is the exploration of Yacowar’s relationship with Roy Farran—soldier, politician,...

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