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  • Free of 'Incurable' Cancer

    Free of 'Incurable' Cancer

    Diagnosed with incurable cancer in 2009 with a maximum six-year life expectancy, the author chronicles her journey through traditional and alternative treatments to complete remission. Without reje...

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    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 26 juil. 2020 à 00:35

  • A Stab at Life

    A Stab at Life

    A series of murders in Montreal park near the Gursky Memorial Hospital have Nurse Annie Linton and Detective Gilles Bellechasse hopping. Suspects include a vigilante group fighting drug dealers, a ...

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    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 24 juil. 2020 à 19:20

  • Things Worth Burying

    Things Worth Burying

    As a third-generation logger, a life in the bush is all Joe Adler has ever known. He works, he hunts; he provides. But when a man dies on his watch, and his wife abandons their young family for wri...

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    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 22 juil. 2020 à 12:50

  • Exile Blues

    Exile Blues

    A Novel

    When Preston Downs, Jr., aka Prez, slides down the emergency chute onto the frozen tarmac at the Montreal airport, little does he know that never would he return home to Washington D.C. or to his a...

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  • Why No Confederate Statues in Mexico

    Why No Confederate Statues in Mexico

    The Civil War divides the United States. Millions, including the president, wish to maintain monuments to generals like Robert E. Lee. Referred to as “Knights” in Gone with the Wind,” some generals...

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    Prochain exemplaire disponible le 26 juil. 2020 à 14:23

  • The Little Fox of Mayerville

    The Little Fox of Mayerville

    Émile Claudel is no ordinary child. Only months after his birth, following the liberation of France in 1945, he can already chatter away in several languages, much to his mother’s frustration. Nick...

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  • Fog, A Novel

    Fog, A Novel

    A small plane was blown up in an act of sabotage several years ago over Eastern Quebec, Canada. All the passengers and crew were killed. The incident was quickly analyzed and termed a mechanical fa...

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    • 1,3 Mo
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  • The Daughters' Story

    The Daughters' Story

    A Novel

    Nadine is banished to a home for unwed mothers in 1950. She’s 15. Her baby daughter, whose father is shrouded in secrecy, is put up for adoption without her permission. Vowing to reunite one day wi...

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  • In the End They Told Them All to Get Lost

    In the End They Told Them All to Get Lost

    We’re never quite sure what made Chloé take a flight to an unnamed country in South America. This series of short vignettes provides a glimpse of her scattered thoughts as she attempts to adjust to...

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  • Vic City Express

    Vic City Express

    It could be happening here… or there. Today the place is Greece, wracked by a crisis that has pushed people to the brink. Two strangers meet in a train for Athens. One spews out his disgust at the...

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  • Behind the Eyes We Meet

    Behind the Eyes We Meet

    Behind The Eyes We Meet is a larger-than-life story that comes in three packages. A lighthearted opening flirts with chick lit before giving way to grim tales of a Russian P.O.W. camp on World War ...

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  • Yasmeen Haddad Loves Joanasi Maqaittik

    Yasmeen Haddad Loves Joanasi Maqaittik

    A Novel

    A young woman enters a whole new world of attraction in a community struggling with generations of loss of land and culture. Yasmeen’s tradition-bound mother wants her to stay in Montreal, get mar...

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  • Montreal, City of Secrets

    Montreal, City of Secrets

    Montreal hosted the Confederacy’s largest foreign secret service base during the Civil War. Montreal banks and other Canadian financial institutions held a million dollars or more in hard currency ...

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  • Richmond, Now & Then

    Richmond, Now & Then

    Some liken formal histories to four-lane highways. Nick Fonda answers with a meandering country road, quietly charming, with a human face. If all politics is local, so all history is local… and an...

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    • 5,3 Mo
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  • I Never Talk About It

    I Never Talk About It

    The local and the universal come together in these 37 short stories, brought into English by 37 different translators from all over the world. The result gives readers a flavour of the fresh new w...

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  • Rhapsody in Quebec

    Rhapsody in Quebec

    Born in Hungary in 1975, Akos Verboczy moved to Montreal, Quebec at the age of 11 with his sister and mother, an esthetician, who learned that in Canada women were willing to pay a fortune ($20) to...

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  • Washington's Long War on Syria

    Washington's Long War on Syria

    When President Barack Obama demanded formally in the summer of 2011 that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad step down, it was not the first time Washington had sought regime change in Damascus. The U...

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  • The Prophetic Anti-Gallic Letters

    The Prophetic Anti-Gallic Letters

    The Anti-Gallic Letters by Adam Thom were published in book form in 1836. They are based on Thom’s editorials in the Montreal Herald written under the nom de plume “Camillus” between September 1835...

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  • Songs Upon the Rivers

    Songs Upon the Rivers

    The Buried History of the French-Speaking Canadiens and Métis from the Great Lakes and the Mississippi across to the Pacific

    Long before the Davie Crockets, the Daniel Boones and Jim Bridgers, the French had pushed far west and north establishing trade and kin networks across the continent. They founded settlements that ...

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  • Hunting for the Mississippi

    Hunting for the Mississippi

    The year is 1684. Young Eustache Bréman leaves a life of misery begging on the streets of France for a second chance in the New World with his mom, his sweetheart Marie-Élisabeth, and Marie-Élisabe...

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  • A Beckoning War

    A Beckoning War

    Captain Jim McFarlane, a Canadian infantry officer, is coming apart at the seams. It’s September 1944, in Italy, and the allied armies are closing in on the retreating Axis powers. Exhausted and lo...

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  • Scandinavian Common Sense

    Scandinavian Common Sense

    When some claim austerity is the only answer to today’s economic woes, a close look at the best practices in Scandinavia and Finland gives pause for thought. Cited as models for their egalitarian ...

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  • Le référendum volé - 20 ans plus tard

    Le référendum volé - 20 ans plus tard

    La souveraineté nationale des États n’a jamais été autant d’actualité. La Grèce se débat pour exercer sa souveraineté pourtant reconnue depuis bientôt 200 ans. L’Écosse s’en approche, la Catalogne ...

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  • Speak to Me in Indian

    Speak to Me in Indian

    Shane Bearskin, a young Cree man from James Bay, and Theresa Wawati, an Algonquin woman from Northern Quebec, are united by a profound love for each other and a visceral attachment to their cultura...

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  • Rebel Priest in the Time of Tyrants

    Rebel Priest in the Time of Tyrants

    An extraordinary testimony by Claude Lacaille, a Quebec missionary fighting for social justice in Haiti, Ecuador and Chile. This is Lacaille’s first-hand account of the extraordinary oppression an...

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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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  • Exhilarating Prose

    Exhilarating Prose

    This smartly illustrated literary miscellanea will pique the interest of English prose enthusiasts anywhere. From “Dead Language – the Speaks” (e.g. ad-speak, etc.) to “Re-writing – Again?” and “R...

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  • The Adventures of Radisson 2, Back to the New World

    The Adventures of Radisson 2, Back to the New World

    fter spending two years with his new Iroquois family as described in Volume 1, Pierre-Esprit Radisson escapes and sails across the Atlantic to Holland before boarding ship to head down the west coa...

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  • Hanging Fred and a Few Others

    Hanging Fred and a Few Others

    Frederick Coburn (1871-1960) was arguably Canada’s best-known painter at the peak of his career. Nick Fonda revisits Coburn’s work providing charming new insight into the painter and his surroundin...

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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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