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  • Tales and Torts

    Stories of a Country Lawyer by

    “The newspaper headline declared in large bold letters: “Shoot Out At High Noon.” Reading the first paragraph of the article disclosed the truth of the old saying, “don’t take a knife to a gun fight.” The man with the knife lay dead on the ground, ...


  • Whatever Comes, Eat It

    Living and working as an expat in Russia, Bangladesh, Thailand, UAE and South Korea by

    In 2004, Canadian Kathy Binns was offered a job teaching middle school in Moscow. Thus began an incredible overseas adventure that lasted seventeen years. With humour, candour, and a keen observational eye, Kathy recounts her memorable experiences ...


  • From Prairie Roots to Lake Erie Shores

    My Story in My Words by

    Born in a tiny prairie hamlet in depression era Alberta, Joan Harder’s evocative writing reveals her vivid memories of growing up, moving, losing loved ones and the happiness and joy one can find in every moment. Through the everyday stumbles and ...


  • Standing in Possibility

    A Memoir of Resilience and Hope by

    Standing in Possibility: A Memoir of Resilience and Hope is a book about the author’s secrets and their emotional impact on both her personal and working life. Janet Smith was a pioneer in many areas of her life, a woman who found herself in ...


  • From Fear To Faith

    Surviving Cancer Six Times by

    “You have cancer.” When your doctor says these words, how do you react? Fear often overwhelms any other response to a cancer diagnosis. What if the treatments don’t work? What does the future look like? Will I die? Questions like these can lead to ...


  • On Constance

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    In April 2013, Karin Konoval travelled by train to New Orleans for a four-month film shoot. While this story isn’t about the film, the fact that she was portraying an orangutan in it laid the path, in a unique way, for her personal journey beyond ...


  • Contagion Chaser

    The Story of an Infectious Disease Detective by

    Picking up where his previous book, Rescues from the Sky, left off, Contagion Chaser details Dr. Lee F. Walters’ transition from saving lives at sea as part of an air medical rescue team with the US Coast Guard to becoming an infectious disease ...


  • Beautiful Humans, There's Nothing Wrong With You

    Encouragement for the Soul by

    This book began, when, as a certified yoga instructor for many years, author Marcy Barbaro noticed that many of her students revealed that they believed they were broken in some way, or not enough. Beautiful Humans, There’s Nothing Wrong with You: ...


  • The Adventures Of Franky Fabs

    Volume One by

    Franky Fabs only wanted to live out his dream of playing professional hockey. But life has a way of handing out challenges and forcing choices, closing one door and opening another. Frank Trousdell shares his narrative of the struggle to survive and ...


  • Saskatchewan Stories

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    Award-winning author, editor and broadcaster, Lyndon Grove, looks back at his early years in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan in this whimsical set of essays. With humour and a dash of poignancy, he recounts stories – wistful and wise – of prairie days and ...