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River of lies —Greenaway, R. M., author.
Book
2020
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PREVIOUS BOOK IN SERIES: FLIGHTS AND FALLS, ISBN 9781459741508. In rain-drenched Vancouver, detectives Dion and Leith chase connections between a tragic drowning, a violent assault, and an apparent suicide, in this fifth...

The jade peony : a novel —Choy, Wayson, 1939-
Book
1995
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Told through the vivid, intense reminiscences of three children of an immigrant family. They each experience a very different childhood as they encounter the complexities of birth and death, love and hate, kinship and ot...

All that matters : a novel —Choy, Wayson, 1939-
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2004
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Sequel to: The Jade peony. In Vancouver's Chinatown in the 1930s and 1940s, the Chen family struggles to survive in a foreign land and to keep alive the traditions of an older world.

Creep —Greenaway, R. M., author.
Book
2018
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"It seems the October rains have brought death and disaster to North Vancouver. A missing hiker is found by his son and daughter - was he frightened to death? - on an old-growth trail in the Lynn Headwaters park; a foul ...

Certainty —Thien, Madeleine, 1974- author.
Book
2016
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Gail Lim, a producer of radio documentaries in present-day Vancouver, finds herself haunted by events in her parents' past in wartorn Asia and seeks out a former war photographer she believes once knew her parents.

The chairman's toys —Reed, Graham (Fiction writer), author.
Book
2018
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After Jake quits the drug business, his realtor/ex-wife, Nina, gets him a job as a housesitter for her wealthy clients. Jake celebrates by throwing a party in the mansion he was hired to look after. Unfortunately, the gu...

The girl who stole everything : a novel —Ravvin, Norman, 1963- author.
Book
2019
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"The girl who stole everything is the story of a mother and daughter in the Polish countryside, and a father and son on Vancouver's downtown east side. In these old and new worlds a mystery lurks. In Poland, a house stan...

No going back : a novel —Kamal, Sheena, author.
Book
2020
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Nora Watts has a talent for seeing what lies beneath strangers' surfaces, and for knowing what they're working hard to keep hidden. Somehow, it's the people closest to her she has trouble truly connecting with. In the ca...

Blood sports —Robinson, Eden, author.
Book
2007
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Set in Vancouver's downtown east side, "Blood sports" tells the story of two cousins caught in a world of drugs, extortion and prostitution who suddenly find themselves pawns in a larger and more even dangerous game. Rob...

After Elias : a novel —Boudel Tan, Eddy, 1983- author.
Book
2020
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"Life is a collection of stories we tell, often to protect ourselves from the things that haunt us. When the airplane his fiancé, Elias, is flying crashes one week before their wedding day, Coen Caraway loses the man he...

Five little Indians —Good, Michelle, author.
Book
2020
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With compassion and insight, 'Five Little Indians' chronicles the desperate quest of these residential school survivors to come to terms with their past and, ultimately, find a way forward. Michelle Good is a writer of C...

The clothesline swing —Ramadan, Ahmad Danny, author.
Book
2017
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"The clothesline swing is a journey through the troublesome aftermath of the Arab Spring. A former Syrian refugee himself, Ramadan unveils an enthralling tale of courage that weaves through the mountains of Syria, the va...

Primary obsessions —Demers, Charles, 1980- author.
Book
2020
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"The endearing and unflappable Dr. Annick Boudreau regularly confronts a myriad of mental health issues in her psychology practice at the West Coast Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Clinic in Vancouver, British Columbia. Bu...

The white angel : a mystery —Gray, John, 1946- author.
Book
2017
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"Vancouver is in an uproar over the death by gunshot of a Scottish nanny, Janet Stewart. An almost deliberately ham-handed police investigation has Constable Hook suspecting a cover-up. The powerful United Council of Sco...

The man game —Henderson, Lee, 1974-
Book
2008
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The lost ones —Kamal, Sheena, author.
Book
2017
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It begins with a phone call that Nora Watts has dreaded for fifteen years--since the day she gave her newborn daughter up for adoption. Bonnie has vanished. The police consider her a chronic runaway and aren't looking, l...

It all falls down : a novel —Kamal, Sheena, author.
Book
2018
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The killer trail —Carew, D. B., 1969- author.
Book
2014
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Hey Nostradamus! : a novel —Coupland, Douglas.
Book
2004
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Chronicles the aftermath of a shooting rampage at a school cafeteria in a quiet Vancouver neighborhood. Four dramatically different characters tell how their lives were forever changed by the violence.

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