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  • Gang Life

    An inside account of life for ten criminal gang members from across Canada

    $24.95, paperback
  • Peacemakers

    Hard-headed but idealistic people around the globe -- both those in high offices and ordinary citizens -- are ridding the world of war
    $24.95, paperback
  • Niagara's Wine Visionaries

    How a handful of idealists and stubborn, single-minded enthusiasts created a great wine region in Niagara, Ontario.

    $24.95, paperback
  • Incredible Tales of the Royal Canadian Air Force

    The stories of the valiant Canadians who enlisted in the RCAF and fought during WWII

    $1.99, paperback
    Interest ages: 11-18
  • Unsung Heroes of the RCAF

    More than 250,000 courageous men and women were enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II. These Canadians fought valiantly in every major air operation from the Battle of Britain to the bombing of Germany. Those who survived to tell their stories were forever changed. Here are some of their incredible stories.

    $9.95, paperback
  • Old Enough to Fight

    Now in paperback the story of underage soldiers who fought for Canada in the First World War
    $27.95, paperback
  • East Coast Murders

    A collection of the chilling incidents that have scarred the history of the Atlantic provinces.
    $9.95, paperback
  • Montreal Canadiens

    This is the story of the Montreal Canadiens -- one of the most sucessful sports franchises in North America.
    $9.95, paperback
  • Tom Thomson

    Tom Thomson is perhaps Canada's most famous artist. His short and glorious career was abruptly and brutally ended on July 8, 1917. Since the recovery of Thomson's body, theories as to the cause of his death -- accident? murder? -- have preoccupied sleuths for close to 100 years
    $16.95, paperback
  • Within the Barbed Wire Fence

    A unique memoir by a young Japanese-Canadian poet torn from his family and interned in distant labour camps for the "crime" of being Japanese during the Second World War
    $19.95, hardcover
  • Love, Hope, Optimism

    A portrait of the real Jack Layton through the eyes of neighbours, friends, family and colleagues
    $22.95, paperback
  • Voyage of the Iceberg

    A classic work of natural history, in a new edition to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic
    $19.95, paperback
  • Roberta Bondar

    The fascinating story of Roberta Bondar, the first female Canadian astronaut. Roberta's determination and perseverance made her the stuff of legends. 

    $9.95, paperback
  • Isaac Brock

    The life of Upper Canada's governor and defender, Sir Isaac Brock
    $9.95, paperback
    Interest ages: 11-18
  • Hey Malarek!

    A big-city street kid remembers hit-and-run violence and hit-and-run sex
    $22.95, paperback
  • Nasty, Brutish, and Short

    An expert takes us inside the dark world of youth gangs in Canada
    $24.95, paperback
  • Agnes Macphail and the Politics of Equality

    Agnes Macphail, Canada's first woman MP, is a heroine for our times: an accomplished politician, committed feminist and a complex, well-rounded human being.
    $16.95, paperback
  • Karen Kain

    One of Canada's best-loved and most respected dancers, Karen Kain's rise to ballet stardom is an inspirational story of dedication and passion. Now a national treasure, Karen Kain brought Canadian dance to the world's stage in the 1970s. This is a story of artistry and ambition - the joys and the sacrifices of a prima ballerina.
    $9.95, paperback
  • Norman Bethune

    One of the world's top surgeons and an international humanitarian, Norman Bethune risked his life to deliver blood to the front lines. He is revered in China as a hero, where he was a personal friend of Chairman Mao Zedong, and his unceasing and inventive work established a lasting bond between his adopted people and this heroic Canadian.

    $9.95, paperback
  • Tecumseh

    A biography of the Shawnee warrior, Tecumseh, a key player on the British side in the war of 1812.

    $9.95, paperback
    Interest ages: 11-18
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