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  • One More Mile

    Tested by Suffering, Carried by Love by

    When I am honest with myself and God, I find that He stands ready to respond to every cry of my heart. This confident knowledge of God’s faithfulness fuels hope in my heart and gives me the emotional strength to carry on through chronic illness and ...


  • Our Family Had Big Dreams

    From English Schoolgirl to Canadian Scientist, and Expanding Horizons in Retirement by

    Our Family Had Big Dreams is a multi-generational story about working towards goals while living and learning along the way. Written with honesty, humility, and humour, author Jennifer Murphy’s memoir starts with the story of her parents in England ...


  • Dancing Along the Needle's Thread

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    You are invited to "Dancing Along the Needle’s Thread" with Ellen as she sews the fabric of her life together with a rich array of colourful strands. Inspired by her desire for learning and self-understanding, she weaves a personal tapestry with her ...


  • Unlimited Revisions

    Exposing the Glitch:  Confronting Female Complicity in Recovery from Toxic Relationships by

    By age fifty, Lorelie Friesen considered herself an educated woman who should have been living the good life. Instead, she found herself with a serious problem: how to justify staying in an abusive marriage. She realized it was time to look inward. ...


  • She Called Her Joy

    A sister lost and found by

    "Who are you?" The mystery relative couldn't tell her. She was adopted. Tami had just discovered that she was a DNA match to a complete stranger. They were related. But how? Tami's mother, the family historian, couldn't help, either. She had ...


  • They Called Me Alicia

    A Memoir by

    They Called Me Alicia is a true story about a young girl named Mercedes growing up in another time, place, and culture. Born in Quito, Ecuador to an unwed servant who could not afford to raise her, Mercedes is sold when she is four years old to an ...


  • Lost But Never Alone

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    This is a true story of the life of MaryAnn Westgard in her own words and as she lived it. It is a story of how alcoholism can destroy a family and cause consequences that last a lifetime. It is a story filled with love, adventure, mystery, ...


  • Between Blade and Bullet

    The Mary Steinhauser Story by

    Mary Steinhauser is the only peace officer in the history of penal institutions in Canada to willingly offer up her life in the service of her country. It was during a 1975 prison escape attempt and 41-hour hostage-taking by three desperate inmates ...


  • An Immigrant Goes Back Home to Cebu

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    An Immigrant Goes Back Home to Cebu is the author's memoir about living within and between the Philippine and Canadian worlds. While this is one professional immigrant's narrative about persistence and fulfillment in Canada, her host country, it is ...


  • Love is Blind

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    Excited and full of the confidence of youth, totally blind Ruth arrived in London, England, to study Physiotherapy. She spoke the same language, was domestically independent, and had good mobility skills: how hard could this be? As it turns out, ...