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  • The Detroit Shoemaker

    a novel by

    At the age of eleven, shoemaker apprentice Hyacinthe Reaume dreamed of working in the vibrant fur trade like his father and uncles. He longed to join his voyageur father on one of his trips, despite its grueling labour and the dangers of traveling ...


  • Valiant Be

    A Memoir of Fortitude in the Face of Adversity by

    Valiant Be is a remarkable memoir of pain and resilience, and a gripping history of a family that is at once dysfunctional and deeply loving. Heather’s earliest memories revolved around her parents’ purchase and refurbishment of a gristmill beside ...


  • Indomitable Canadian Filipinos

    by

    In the 70- year history of Filipino migration to Canada, their number has increased from 770 in 1964 to about a million in 2021. Yet no book has been written and published in Canada about the Filipino community in its entirety. This book fills that ...


  • SUPERMAN!

    A Kansas Man's Story by

    In this daring and compelling work of personal memoir, author William Craig Lachowsky details his life story, from birth to now. Expelled from middle school for penning an off-color illustration not long after the Columbine massacre, Lachowsky finds ...


  • I Heard the Turkki Call My Name

    by

    Growing up in a broken home during the turbulent 1970s wasn’t easy, particularly if you were a city kid marooned in Northern British Columbia. One castaway, Mike Turkki, survived his childhood shipwreck and made it out alive. Now he’s ready to share ...


  • Malfeasance

    November 3, 2020 by

    The 2020 Presidential Election was determined by the votes provided in six battleground states. This book provides analysis of previous elections, the four years that led up to the election, the level of interference and lack of coverage during the ...


  • Apartheid

    by

    On Challenging Journeys We Find Out Who We Are Apartheid is a powerful memoir of Una's Personal and political struggles growing up in the peaceful community of Vrededorp, Johannesburg, South Africa. By age nine, the political arena in South ...


  • A Good Man

    A Prisoner of War's True Account of Betrayal and Survival During the Second World War by

    This is the story of Lorne Shetler, a distinguished Second World War veteran and former prisoner of war. Driven by a desire to preserve her father's remarkable story for generations to follow, his daughter Jeanie immersed herself in his journals, ...


  • Tales of Their Lives

    by

    The family biographies I have written are the stories of my ancestors, our ancestors: How they lived; how they struggled, being surrounded by their families, their social history, and geography until their eventual death. Some died prematurely while ...


  • The Job To Be Done

    A Son's Journey Into The Story Of A WW2 Bomber Command Aircrew by

    A unique blend of historical narrative and personal memoir, this is the powerful true story of seven young men, including the author’s father, who served in Bomber Command in World War Two. Based on a pilot’s logbook and years of research, this ...