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  • Lyme Disease in Canada

    An up-to-date resource for anyone worrying about ticks and Lyme disease, including how to deal with ticks and tick bites, the science of the bacteria causing Lyme disease, the controversies about treatment, the role of global warming in the spread of the disease, and resources for those experiencing the disease.

    $24.95, Paperback
  • How Government Really Works

    The authors lift the veil on the work bureaucrats do and offer practical advice on how to survive and even thrive in the bureaucracy.

    $22.95, Paperback
  • My River

    When Stella was told she couldn't swim in her back yard river because hundreds of houses flushed their raw sewage into it she decided to try to do something about the issue. This is the true story of Stella's astonishingly successful grade six science project to clean up the LaHave River.
    $16.99, Digital (ePub)
    Interest ages: 7-11
    Reading level: Grade 4
    Lexile Reading Level: 720L
  • Best School in the World

    This book gives an account of an exceptional school in Halifax that has developed an approach to education that enables kids to truly love learning. Using the example of the Halifax Independent School, "the best school in the world", readers will find ideas big and small for how Canadian schools could do a better job of engaging, challenging and educating their students.
    $22.95, Paperback
  • Pauline

    The story of a beautiful, talented, romantic woman who dazzled Victorian Canada in her role as Mohawk princess-poet.
    $22.95, Paperback
  • Our Nell

    The inspiring story of a passionate Canadian champion for women's rights who was years ahead of her time.
    $22.95, Paperback
  • Inventing Academic Freedom

    An account of the campus sit-in and ensuing controversy that triggered a revolution in Canadian universities and was key to establishing the principles of academic freedom in Canada
    $22.95, Paperback
  • An Arctic Man

    Ernie Lyall wrote about the north like no one had ever done before, and his classic text is presented here with an insightful new introduction.
    $19.95, Paperback
  • The Grammar School

    The first book to chronicle the history of the Halifax Grammar School

    $33.33, Hardcover
  • Micmac by Choice

    Micmac by Choice is the inspiring account of a remarkable woman and of the remarkable community she chose as her home.
    $24.95, Paperback
  • Crowfoot

    Crowfoot, a Blood Indian who became chief of the Blackfoot Nation, was a great warrior and peacemaker during the time of settlement of the Canadian West.
    $24.95, Paperback
  • Newsworthy

    Fascinating, informal protraits of women in the Canadian media: the stories of their struggles for success.
    $9.95, Paperback
  • Will the Real Gordon Sinclair Please Sit Down

    Gordon Sinclair--instantly identifiable by his trademark bowties and irascibility--was one of the greatest of all Canadian newspapermen. These are his memoirs.
    $9.95, Paperback
  • Half-Breed

    Maria Campbell's biography is a classic, vital account of a young Métis woman's struggle to come to terms with the joys, sorrows, loves and tragedies of her northern Saskatchewan childhood.
    $14.95, Paperback
  • Louis 'David' Riel

    Louis Riel is one of the great tragic heroes in Canadian history, and one of its most misunderstood. Was he a prophet or a madman? The debate rages still...
    $9.95, Paperback
  • Morgentaler

    Eleanor Pelrine describes the circumstances and motives that led Morgentaler to found an abortion clinic, and she chronicles the decade-long battles that followed between Morgentaler and the authorities.
    $9.95, Paperback
  • Troublemaker!

    The memoirs of a witty, warm-hearted, irreverent newspaperman who witnessed the golden age of western Canada, 1935 to 1955.
    $9.95, Paperback
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