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Historical Fiction-Canada Post-Confederation


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Bone Deep: A Peggy Henderson Adventure (Peggy Henderson Ad)
Bone Deep: A Peggy Henderson Adventure (Peggy Henderson Ad)
by Gina Mcmurchy-barber
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A two hundred-year-old sunken ship is discovered off the northern tip of Vancouver Island and budding archaeologist Peggy Henderson manages to secure a place on this archaeological expedition. The trip teachers her not only about history but about her... (read more)

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Queen of Hearts
Queen of Hearts
by Martha Brooks
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On the prairies of Canada during World War II, a girl and her two young siblings begin a war of their own. Stricken with tuberculosis, they are admitted to a nearby sanatorium. Teenager Marie Claire is headstrong, angry, and... (read more)

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A Sky Black with Crows
A Sky Black with Crows
by Alice Walsh
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In the early 20th century, an English doctor exposed the desperation of the people of the outports of Newfoundland and Labrador. The doctor's name-Wilfred Grenfell- soon became synonymous with one of the greatest missions to the poverty-stricken in North... (read more)

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Gold Rush Orphan
Gold Rush Orphan
by Frances Duncan
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In Gold Rush Orphan, Sandy Frances Duncan has woven a gripping tale of hardship and adventure based on her grandfather's gold rush journal entries of his 1898 trip to the Klondike. The arduous trek to the goldfields come alive in the fictionalized story... (read more)

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Prairie Pearl 2
Prairie Pearl 2
by Arleen Brenner
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Tsehkehnache Poetry is based on my experiences in life, the heartaches and negative impact of alcohol in my life. The love of my life, my husband Tony is the inspiration behind the love poems for he was the one who taught me all about affection and trust.... (read more)

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Graveyard of the Sea (Disaster Strikes)
Graveyard of the Sea (Disaster Strikes)
by Penny Draper
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High above the crashing waves on the rugged west coast of Canada stands the lighthouse Nell calls home. It's a tiny world, just the ocean in front and the rainforest in back, but she loves every inch. So when Nell's father wants to send her away to... (read more)

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Red Wolf
Red Wolf
by Jennifer Dance
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Life is changing for Canada's Anishnaabek Nation and for the wolf packs that share their territory. In the late 1800s, both Native people and wolves are being forced from the land. Starving and lonely, an orphaned timber wolf is befriended by a boy... (read more)

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Chaos in Halifax
Chaos in Halifax
by Cathy Beveridge
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Once again, Jolene ventures back in time. With her twin brother Michael, she finds herself in the midst of the Halifax Explosion of 1917. When Michael attempts to change history, the twins are led to the brink of destruction. A compelling sequel to... (read more)

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Factory Girl
Factory Girl
by Barbara Greenwood
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At the dingy, overcrowded Acme Garment Factory, Emily Watson stands for eleven hours a day clipping threads from blouses. Every time the boss passes, he shouts at her to snip faster. But if Emily snips too fast, she could ruin the garment and be docked... (read more)

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The Landing
The Landing
by John Ibbitson
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Will Ben ever escape the Landing? The hardscrabble farm on the shores of Lake Muskoka can't generate a living, so Ben's Uncle Henry sells goods and gas to cottagers from the dock known as Cooks Landing. It had never been much of a living and since the... (read more)

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The Landing
The Landing
by John Ibbitson
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Will Ben ever escape the Landing? The hardscrabble farm on the shores of Lake Muskoka can't generate a living, so Ben's Uncle Henry sells goods and gas to cottagers from the dock known as Cooks Landing. It had never been much of a living and since the... (read more)

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Canadian Flyer Adventures #16: Arctic Storm
Canadian Flyer Adventures #16: Arctic Storm
by Frieda Wishinsky
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Since discovering the Canadian Flyer, a magical time-traveling sled, in Emilys attic, Matt and Emily have outrun dinosaurs in the Alberta badlands, seen the Silver Dart soar high in Nova Scotias skies, and evaded slave catchers on the Underground... (read more)

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Terror at Turtle Mountain
Terror at Turtle Mountain
by Penny Draper
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Thirteen-year-old Nathalie Vaughan struggles to save friends and neighbours on the night of Canada's Frank Slide disaster. At 4:00 am, April 29, 1903, Nathalie lies awake in the booming coal town of Frank, at the base of Turtle Mountain, listening for... (read more)

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Factory Girl
Factory Girl
by Barbara Greenwood
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At the dingy, overcrowded Acme Garment Factory, Emily Watson stands for eleven hours a day clipping threads from blouses. Every time the boss passes, he shouts at her to snip faster. But if Emily snips too fast, she could ruin the garment and be docked... (read more)

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Flight of the Tiger Moth
Flight of the Tiger Moth
by Mary Woodbury
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When death threatens a pilot at the nearby air training base, seventeen-year-old Jack must use a secretly-acquired skill to save a life and affirm his own identity to his over protective mother. Jack Waters sees his small prairie town turned upside... (read more)

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Call Me Aram
Call Me Aram
by Marsha Skrypuch
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Aram Davidian is one of a group of Armenian refugee orphans who made the trip from Corfu, Greece to a new home in Canada, at a farm in Georgetown, Ontario. And like the others, Aram is delighted with the beauty of his new home and the kindness of the... (read more)

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Charlotte's Vow
Charlotte's Vow
by Marion Woodson
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It is Christmas 1912, and Charlotte McEwan is 15 years old. The coal-mining town of Extension, British Columbia, on Vancouver island has hit hard times. When the opportunity to work in a local dynamite factory presents itself, Charlotte braves the... (read more)

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Tragic Links
Tragic Links
by Cathy Beveridge
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Tragic Links is award-winning author Cathy Beveridge's fourth young adult novel focusing on Canadian disasters. This time Jolene and her family find themselves in Quebec where Jolene's father is conducting research for his Museum of Disasters. When... (read more)

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Anne of Green Gables (Collector's Library)
Anne of Green Gables (Collector's Library)
by L. M. Montgomery
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“A scrawny 13-year-old, all carrot-colored pigtails and outrageous chatter, Anne seems fated to go nowhere but back to the orphanage. Her new family, after all, ordered a boy and she was delivered by mistake. But by turning adversity to advantage... (read more)

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Revenge on the Fly
Revenge on the Fly
by Sylvia Mcnicoll
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