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Barefoot at the Lake

Barefoot at the Lake

A Boyhood SUmmer in Cottage Country
by Bruce Fogle
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Barefoot at the Lake

by Bruce Fogle
A Youth Wasted Climbing

A Youth Wasted Climbing

by David Chaundry-Smart
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A Youth Wasted Climbing

Life Among the Qallunaat

Life Among the Qallunaat

by Mini Aodla Freeman
edited by Julie Rak & Keavy Martin
with Norma Dunning
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Life Among the Qallunaat

Further Confessions of a Small Press Racketeer

The Man Who Learned to Walk Three Times

Why Did You Do That?

Why Did You Do That?

The Autobiography of a Human Rights Advocate
by David Matas
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Why Did You Do That?

by David Matas
As Always

As Always

A Memoir of a Life in Waiting
by Madeleine Gagnon
translated by Howard Scott & Phyllis Aronoff
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As Always

by Madeleine Gagnon
translated by Howard Scott & Phyllis Aronoff
Dogs and Underdogs

Dogs and Underdogs

Finding Happiness at Both Ends of the Leash
by Elizabeth Abbott
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Dogs and Underdogs

by Elizabeth Abbott
Fallen

Fallen

A Trauma, a Marriage, and the Transformative Power of Music
by Kara Stanley
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Fallen

by Kara Stanley
Discovering Confederation

Discovering Confederation

A Canadian's Story
by Janet Ajzenstat
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Discovering Confederation

The Death of Small Creatures

One More Chance

One More Chance

A Man Who Survived Death
by Dan Norman & Tara Bradbury
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One More Chance

by Dan Norman & Tara Bradbury
Damage Done

Damage Done

A Mountie's Memoir
by Deanna Lennox
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Damage Done

by Deanna Lennox
This Week's Lists
Cold Mourning

Cold Mourning

A Stonechild and Rouleau Mystery
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also available: Paperback
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Sitting Lady Sutra

Sitting Lady Sutra

edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback eBook
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Speaking From Among the Bones

Speaking From Among the Bones

A Flavia de Luce Novel
edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback
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Arctic Blue Death

Arctic Blue Death

A Meg Harris Mystery
edition:eBook
also available: eBook Paperback
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The Goddaughter

The Goddaughter

A Gina Gallo Mystery
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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The Great Bear Sea

The Great Bear Sea

Exploring the Marine Life of a Pacific Paradise
by Ian McAllister
other primary creator Nicholas Read
edition:Paperback
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Saving Lives and Changing Hearts

Saving Lives and Changing Hearts

Animal Sanctuaries and Rescue Centers
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook
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Dragonflies

Dragonflies

Catching - Identifying - How and Where They Live
edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback
tagged : insects, spiders, etc.
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You Are Stardust

You Are Stardust

by Elin Kelsey
illustrated by Soyeon Kim
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook
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Talking Tails

Talking Tails

The Incredible Connection Between People and Their Pets
by Ann Love & Jane Drake
illustrated by Bill Slavin
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
tagged : pets, zoology, other
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Brilliant!

Brilliant!

Shining a light on sustainable energy
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook eBook
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Down To Earth

Down To Earth

How Kids Help Feed the World
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook eBook
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Cottage Essentials

Cottage Essentials

The Everything Guide for Your Cottage, Cabin or Camp
edition:Hardcover
tagged : camping
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The Kids Cottage Book

The Kids Cottage Book

Official Activity Book of Summer
edition:Paperback
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The Kids Cottage Games Book

The Kids Cottage Games Book

Official Book of Games to Play
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Build Your Own Birdhouses and Feeders

Build Your Own Birdhouses and Feeders

From Simple, Natural Designs to Spectacular, Customized Houses and Feeders
edition:Paperback
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Cottage Rules

Cottage Rules

Owner's Guide to Sharing Recreational Property
edition:Paperback
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Renting Your Recreational Property for Profit

Renting Your Recreational Property for Profit

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also available: Paperback
tagged : reference
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Outsiders Still

Outsiders Still

Why Women Journalists Love - and Leave - Their Newspaper Careers
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
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Crash to Paywall

Crash to Paywall

Canadian Newspapers and the Great Disruption
edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback
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Mass Disruption

Mass Disruption

Thirty Years on the Front Lines of a Media Revolution
edition:Hardcover
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The Next Big Thing

The Next Big Thing

The Dalton Camp Lectures in Journalism
edited by Philip Lee
edition:eBook
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Making National News

Making National News

A History of Canadian Press
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback Hardcover
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Alternative Media in Canada

Alternative Media in Canada

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also available: eBook Hardcover
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The Sweet Sixteen

The Sweet Sixteen

The Journey That Inspired the Canadian Women's Press Club
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook
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