Atlantic Canada

Rig Wives by Kelly Earle

Kelly Earle’s husband, who works offshore in the oil industry, inspired her to write Rig Wives. Interviews with other rig…

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Operation Masonic by Helen C. Escott

The Freemasons' Most Worshipful Grand Master has been murdered. His body has been laid out in the ritualistic Chamber of…

1 week ago

Some Hellish by Nicholas Herring

Some Hellish is a story about anguish and salvation, the quiet grace and patience of transformation, the powers of addiction…

2 weeks ago

Birth Road by Michelle Wamboldt

Episodic in nature, Birth Road by Michell Wamboldt tells the story of Helen, a young woman from Truro, whose life…

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Adventures of A Lightkeeper: A Memoir by Barry Porter

For twenty-three years, Barry Porter worked as a lighthouse keeper with the Canadian Coast Guard on the northeast coast of…

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The Volunteers: How Halifax Women Won the Second World War by Lezlie Lowe

Thoroughly researched and compellingly told, and with a dozen archival images, The Volunteers examines the untold stories of the hardworking…

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Dulse to Donairs: An Irreverent History of Food in Nova Scotia by Steven Laffoley

Far from the canned ravioli and Jell-O salads of his youth, Laffoley discovered that Nova Scotian food could be fresh…

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A Life Spent Listening by Hassan Khalili

In A Life Spent Listening, Dr. Hassan Khalili reflects on four decades of being a frontline community psychotherapist and shares…

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The Wards by Terry Doyle

The Wards are a working-class Newfoundland family on the cusp of upheaval. The children are becoming adults, the adults are…

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Rags of Night in Our Mouths by Margo Wheaton

Radiant, grieving, and intensely musical, Rags of Night in Our Mouths is an exploration of human and environmental states of…

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Acting on the Island and Other Prince Edward Island Stories: New And Selected, by J. J. Steinfeld

Acting on the Island and Other Prince Edward Island Stories: New & Selected gathers together 21 stories set on PEI…

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Brit Happens: Or Living the Canadian Dream by James Mullinger

From the highs and lows of London to beginning anew in New Brunswick, Brit Happens tells gut-busting stories of success…

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The Mystery Ships of Nova Scotia in the First World War by John N. Grant

n 1917, a small fleet of six schooners sailed from Nova Scotia and Newfoundland ports as live bait for German…

3 months ago

Land of the Rock: Talamn an Carraig by Heather Nowlan

The speaker in the poems that form Land of the Rock: Talamh an Carraig travels through Newfoundland and Ireland looking…

3 months ago

Len and Cub: A Queer History by Meredith Batt and Dusty Green

Leonard "Len" Keith and Joseph "Cub" Coates grew up in the rural New Brunswick village of Havelock in the early…

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