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Historical Fiction-Canada Pre-Confederation


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Ann and Seamus
Ann and Seamus
by Kevin Major
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Seventeen-year-old Ann Harvey is one of the great unsung heroes of maritime history. In 1828, off the coast of Newfoundland, Ann Harvey, her father and younger brother, came upon the wreck of the Despatch, an Irish immigrant ship. In thick fog and fierce... (read more)

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The Loup Garou
The Loup Garou
by Berthe Amoss
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Based on the actual expulsion of French Acadians from Nova Scotia in the eighteenth century, The Loup Garou recounts the adventures of Robert and his two friends, Louis and Little Otter, as the English try to force them from their homes. Having been... (read more)

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Lightning & Blackberries
Lightning & Blackberries
by Joanne K. Jefferson
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Seventeen-year-old Elizabeth Evans is the privileged and naive only child of prominent New Englanders, part of a group of Planters who settled in Nova Scotia following the deportation of the Acadian people. As a teenager, she is leading a carefree life... (read more)

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The Way Lies North
The Way Lies North
by Jean Rae Baxter
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This young adult historical novel focuses on Charlotte and her family, Loyalists who are forced to flee their home in the Mohawk Valley as a result of the violence of the 'Sons of Liberty' during the American Revolution. At the beginning, fifteen-year... (read more)

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The Hangman in the Mirror
The Hangman in the Mirror
by Kate Cayley
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"Playwright Cayley's debut novel is a tense slow burning story, skillfully constructed around a true historical event. Set in poverty and disease-ridden Montreal in 1751, the story centers on the life of Françoise Laurent who, after being arrested at... (read more)

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Timber Wolf
Timber Wolf
by Caroline Pignat
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The third book in the series follows the adventures of Jack Byrne, brother of Kit, as he seeks independence from his sister in the lumber camps. Jack works as a cook's helper but is always yearning for the glory of working with the loggers. Full of... (read more)

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Flight
Flight
by Connie Brummel Crook
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George Waltermyer is left behind to care for the family farm while his mother and six brothers and sisters go to New York to find their father, Hans Waltermyer. He has been leading dangerous missions for the British as the American Revolutionary War... (read more)

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Broken Trail
Broken Trail
by Jean Rae Baxter
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Fiction. Young Adult Novel. Native American Studies. BROKEN TRAIL is the story a thirteen-year-old white boy, the son of United Empire Loyalists, who has been captured and adopted by the Oneida people. Striving to find his vision oki that will guide him... (read more)

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Acts of Courage: Laura Secord and the War of 1812
Acts of Courage: Laura Secord and the War of 1812
by Connie Brummel Crook
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In Acts of Courage, Connie Brummel Crook dramatizes the life of one of Canada's most enduring heroines, Laura Secord. From young Laura Ingersoll's early days in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, amidst the turmoil that followed the American Revolutionary... (read more)

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Red River Stallion
Red River Stallion
by Troon Harrison
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When her mother dies, Rose is left feeling completely alone in the world, but the promise of a new friendship arrives on an English ship. Fireway, a red stallion, has made the long trip to North America and Rose falls in love with his beauty instantly... (read more)

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Canadian Flyer Adventures #13: Stop That Stagecoach!
Canadian Flyer Adventures #13: Stop That Stagecoach!
by Frieda Wishinsky
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Emily and Matt have seen the movies, they've read the books, and they've learned in school what pioneer life was like — but nothing could have prepared them for the journey they are about to take. The key is the antique Canadian Flyer sled they find... (read more)

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The Other Elizabeth
The Other Elizabeth
by Karleen Bradford
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It happened one hundred years ago it happened today It was a lovely day in June. Elizabeth was enjoying a visit to Upper CanadaVillage with her Grade Seven class when a strange compulsion urged her toward Cook 's Tavern. Curious, she walked into the old... (read more)

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Adventure in Acadia
Adventure in Acadia
by Robert Macdonald
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A story of friendship between an Acadian girl and a First Nations girl.... (read more)

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Yikes! Vikings! (Canadian Flyer Adventures)
Yikes! Vikings! (Canadian Flyer Adventures)
by Frieda Wishinsky
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When Emily Bing and Matt Martinez discovered the old red sled in Emilys attic, they never dreamed it would hold amazing powers. But the magical Canadian Flyer has taken the pair back through time to the most exciting points in Canadas history: to the far... (read more)

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The King's Daughter
The King's Daughter
by Suzanne Martel
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Winner of the Ruth Schwartz Award Jeanne Chatel has always dreamed of adventure. So when the eighteen-year-old orphan is summoned to sail from France to the wilds of North America to become a king's daughter and marry a French settler, she doesn't... (read more)

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River Apart
River Apart
by Robert Sutherland
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The gripping story of friends on opposite sides during the War of 1812.... (read more)

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Time Meddlers
Time Meddlers
by Deborah Jackson
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Little Snowbird
Little Snowbird
by Charles O. Goulet
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The Hangman in the Mirror
The Hangman in the Mirror
by Kate Cayley
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Old Glory
Old Glory
by Loman Bell
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