70545 Results
70545 Results
Scattergun grass —Floren, Lee.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2007

A blackleg fever was killing the livestock, and everyone blamed Dan Wadsworth, the local cattle baron. Hired to protect his property, Buck McKee and Tortilla Joe were caught up in a deadly conflict that would explode in...

Hold tight —Riley, Alexa, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2017
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A hotshot consultant hired to streamline Osbourne Corp. meets his match in Pandora Justice--the more she plays hard to get, the more he wants her. Sequel to "Stay close", followed by "Don't go". 2017.

As long as the rivers flow —Bartleman, James, 1939-
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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Martha, from the Cat Lake First Nation in Northern Ontario, is "stolen" from her family at age six and flown to a residential school. Ten years later, Martha finds her way home again, and while trying to drown her terrib...

A good man —Vanderhaeghe, Guy, 1951-
DAISY Sound Recording
2013
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Set in the late nineteenth-century Canadian and American West, this combines a compelling love story, a tale of revenge and violence, a spectacular battle scene, and the story of an incident in Welsely's past that threat...

Now you know Canada 150 years of fascinating facts —Lennox, Doug, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
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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...

The immigrant years from Britain and Europe to Canada, 1945 to 1967 —Broadfoot, Barry, 1926-2003.
DAISY Sound Recording
2005
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Two and a half million people emigrated to Canada between 1945 and 1967 as a direct result of the war's destruction and social upheaval. This book is the story of their early hardship and confusion.

Heroes in my head : a memoir —Rebick, Judy, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
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In this memoir, Rebick, one of Canada's best-known feminists, lays bare the public and private battles that have shaped her life. She documents two major decades in her life: the 1980s, when she became a high-profile spo...

A dangerous inheritance [a novel of Tudor rivals and the secret of the Tower] —Weir, Alison, 1951-
DAISY Sound Recording
2013
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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...

The Halifax explosion Canada's worst disaster —Cuthbertson, Ken, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
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On December 6, 1917, the French munitions ship Mont Blanc and the Norwegian war-relief vessel Imo collided in the harbour at Halifax, Nova Scotia. That accident sparked a fire and an apocalyptic explosion that was the la...

March of the Mounties —Denny, Cecil E., Sir, 1850-1928
DAISY Sound Recording
2007
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Based on Denny's 1939 work, "The law marches west", this updated version chronicles the great march of the North West Mounted Police from Dufferin to Fort Whoop-Up in 1874. Facing rain, storms, locusts and a tornado, the...

Love's civil war Elizabeth Bowen and Charles Ritchie, letters and diaries —Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2010
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The Anglo-Irish novelist Elizabeth Bowen and the Canadian diplomat Charles Ritchie met in London, England, in 1941; they then embarked on a love affair that lasted until her death in 1973. Most of the time the lovers wer...

Time now for the Vinyl Cafe story exchange —McLean, Stuart, 1948-2017
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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For years, listeners of The Vinyl Cafe have shared their personal stories with Stuart McLean on The Vinyl Cafe Story Exchange. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of the segment, Stuart and his long-time radio producer, J...

Extreme vinyl cafe —McLean, Stuart, 1948-2017
DAISY Sound Recording
2010
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If you ask them, Dave and Morley's friends will tell you that no matter how long you've known people, they can still surprise you. After all, no one expects to see a grown man dive into the trunk of his car to chase a ra...

Orr my story —Orr, Bobby, 1948-
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
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Bobby Orr is often referred to as the greatest ever to play the game of hockey. No defenseman had ever played the way he did, or received so many trophies, or set so many records, several of which still stand today. He h...

Seven fallen feathers racism, death, and hard truths in a northern city —Talaga, Tanya, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
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"Over the span of ten years, seven high school students died in Thunder Bay, Ontario. The seven were hundreds of miles away from their families, forced to leave their reserve because there was no high school there for th...

Recipe for a perfect wife —Brown, Karma, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2020
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In this captivating dual narrative novel, a modern-day woman finds inspiration in hidden notes left by her home's previous owner, a quintessential 1950s housewife. As she discovers remarkable parallels between this woman...

Half of a yellow sun —Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977-
DAISY Sound Recording
2009
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As the Biafran war erupts in 1960s Nigeria, three people are caught up in the turbulence: a thirteen-year-old houseboy, Ugwu; his master's mistress, Olanna; and Richard, a shy young Englishman. Their ideals and loyalties...

Fahrenheit 451 —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-, author.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELs)
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.

Brave new world a novel —Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963, author.
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.

Traitors of the tower —Weir, Alison.
DAISY Sound Recording
2011
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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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