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How to lose everything : a memoir —Couture, Christa, 1978- author.

"A powerful testament to resilience by performing and recording artist Christa Couture. Christa Couture has come to know every corner of grief--its shifting blurry edges, its traps, its pulse of love at the centre and th...

Voice of rebellion : how Mozhdah Jamalzadah brought hope to Afghanistan —Staley, Roberta, author.

Many have tried to silence her, but Mozhdah Jamalzadah remains the most powerful female voice of her generation in Afghanistan, boldly speaking out about women's rights. Voice of Rebellion charts her incredible journey, ...

Buffy Saint-Marie : musician, indigenous icon, and social activist —Barghoorn, Linda, author.

"Inspiring people for decades, Buffy Saint-Marie is a singer-songwriter, visual artist, activist, educator, public speaker, and philanthropist. Beginning life as an orphan on a reserve in Saskatchewan, Sainte-Marie grew ...

Many moons : a songwriter's memoir —Manning, Dayna, author.

"In engaging prose as smooth and colourful as her Juno-nominated melodies, Dayna Manning's memoir provides a window into the world of her songwriting. In Many Moons, Manning depicts her collaborations with Canadian legen...

Portia White think on me

Biography of Nova Scotia born contralto Portia White, who in the 1940' and 50's was often compared to the American Marian Anderson, covering her singing and teaching careers. Uses archival film and TV footage, excerpts f...

I, Bificus a memoir —Naked, Bif.
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2017

Bif Naked was born in secret to a teenager living in India, hidden away in a mental hospital, adopted by missionaries and then moved to North America. Targeted by girl gangs and facing other abusive situations, she joine...

I, Bificus a memoir —Naked, Bif.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Bif Naked was born in secret to a teenager living in India, hidden away in a mental hospital, adopted by missionaries and then moved to North America. Targeted by girl gangs and facing other abusive situations, she joine...

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