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2018
Spring 1937. On a ship bound for England, Maisie realizes she isn't yet ready to return. Just days after disembarking in dangerous Gibraltar, she becomes entangled in a murder case and is pulled deeper into political int...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2012
In this companion to "The Princes in the Tower" (DC41835) Weir recounts the events that plunged fifteenth-century medieval Britain into a bloody struggle for the crown. The House of Lancaster, led by the inept King Henry...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2007
In 1997, Matt Jackson quit his job, strode to the edge of the Trans-Canada Highway near Lake Louise, and began his journey. His plan was to hitchhike across Canada, expecting the trip to take three months - but didn't ar...

DAISY Sound Recording

2016
Spanning 874 to 2014, and beginning from Canada's first inhabitants and the early explorers, the author vividly recounts the story of Canada's development from colony to dominion to country. He persuasively reveals that...
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Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2001
Set in the Peterborough area, these sketches are based on the Moodies' experiences as settlers in Upper Canada between 1832 and 1839.

DAISY Sound Recording

2018
150 years after Confederation, Canada is known around the world for its social diversity and its commitment to principles of multiculturalism. But the road to contemporary Canada is a winding one, a story of division and...
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Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2014
For seven decades, the objective for the Dieppe raid has been one of the most perplexing mysteries of World War II. After almost two decades of research, David OKeefe skillfully pieces together the story like a jigsaw pu...

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2004
The lives and times of six aristocratic British sisters, exploring family relationships, artistic successes, scandals, and tragedies. Traces their involvements in clashing political ideologies between the World Wars. One...

Restricted EAudiobook (NNELs)

2002
A satire of a technocratic future society in which people are rigidly classified and kept happy by a drug distributed by the government. First published in 1937.

DAISY Sound Recording

2010
Documents the life of singer Anne Murray, from her humble origins in the tragedy-plagued coal-mining town of Springhill, Nova Scotia, to her arrival on the world stage. Anne recounts her battles with her record companies...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2011
More than four hundred years ago, seven people - five of them women - were beheaded in the Tower of London. Three had been queens of England. The others were found guilty of treason. Why were such important people put to...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2013
The year is 1562. Lady Catherine Grey, cousin of Elizabeth I, has just been arrested along with her husband Edward. Their crime is to have secretly married and produced a child who might threaten the Queen's title. Alone...

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2003
Social satire set in the future, when owning or reading books is a crime. Guy Montag, the fireman-hero, becomes a fugitive when he succumbs to temptation. Some strong language. 1953.

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2016
Helene, settling into a simple life in St. Homais in 1933, and playing the piano for the church choir, recalls the extraordinary events that brought her to this place. They include the early loss of her soldier husband a...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2017
For Canada's 150th birthday, Urquhart chooses 50 Canadian objects and weaves a rich and surprising narrative that speaks to our collective experience as a nation. The fifty artifacts range from a Nobel Peace Prize medal,...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2003
Hamilton, a long-time employee of the CNIB, recalls growing up in Saskatchewan and his time as a pilot and instructor in World War Two. After losing most of his sight in the war Hamilton returned to Canada to recuperate...

DAISY Sound Recording

2018
Just in time for Canada's 150th birthday is this collection of the best in Canadian questions and answers, covering history, famous Canadians, sports, word origins, geography, and everything in between. In these pages, y...

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2000
Astrid Magnusson is twelve when her poet mother is jailed for killing a former lover. As Astrid moves through a series of foster homes in Los Angeles, she deals with difficult family relations and searches for a sense of...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2010
Born and raised in Newfoundland, Hillier joined the military as a young man and quickly climbed the ranks, playing a significant role in the 1998 ice storm and moving on to command a multinational NATO task force in Bosn...

DAISY Sound Recording

2009
For Alec, an interior designer and classic car aficionado, life has been a series of lies that he has told himself and the people around him, while Sumintra does not chafe at her parents' expectations for her, as she liv...