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Reel Time

by Robert M. Seiler & Tamara P. Seiler Au Press (January 01, 2013)

In this authoritative work, Seiler and Seiler argues that the establishment and development of moviegoing and movie exhibition in Prairie Canada is best understood in the context of changing late-nineteenth-century...


Hard Time

by Ted McCoy Au Press (May 01, 2012)

Prisons have always existed in a climate of crisis. The penitentiary emerged in the early decades of the nineteenth century as an enlightened alternative to brute punishment, one that would focus on rehabilitation...


The River

by Helen Humphreys Ecw Press (October 01, 2015)

We tend to look at landscape in relation to what it can do for us. Does it move us with its beauty? Can we make a living from it? But what if we examined a landscape on its own terms, freed from our expectations...


Talking to Strangers

by Malcolm Gladwell Little, Brown (September 10, 2019)

Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, reinvents the audiobook in this immersive production of TALKING TO STRANGERS, a powerful examination...


The River

by Helen Humphreys Ecw Press (September 30, 2015)

We tend to look at landscape in relation to what it can do for us. Does it move us with its beauty? Can we make a living from it? But what if we examined a landscape on its own terms, freed from our expectations...


Black River Road

by Debra Komar Goose Lane Editions (September 05, 2016)

Shortlisted, Arthur Ellis Best Non-Fiction Crime Book Award

In 1869, in the woods just outside of the bustling port city of Saint John, a group of teenaged berry pickers discovered several badly decomposed bodies....


The Lost Wilderness

by Nicholas Guitard Goose Lane Editions (October 05, 2015)

Shortlisted, New Brunswick Book Award for Non-Fiction

Every summer between 1882 and 1929, naturalist William Francis Ganong travelled through the wilderness of New Brunswick, systematically mapping previously...


Sir John's Table

by Lindy Mechefske Goose Lane Editions (September 28, 2015)

Winner, Taste Canada Gold Medal for Culinary Narrative

Commemorating the two-hundredth anniversary of Sir John A. Macdonald's birth, Sir John's Table is a refreshing look at Canada's first prime minister.

Sir...


The Bastard of Fort Stikine

by Debra Komar Goose Lane Editions (May 04, 2015)

Winner, Canadian Authors Award for Canadian History, Jeanne Clarke Memorial Local History Award, and Prince Edward Island Book Award for Non-Fiction

Is it possible to reach back in time and solve an unsolved...


The Last Hockey Game

by Bruce McDougall Goose Lane Editions (October 13, 2014)

Shortlisted, Toronto Book Awards

On May 2, 1967, Montreal and Toronto faced each other in a battle for hockey supremacy. This was only the fifth time the teams had ever played each other in the Stanley Cup finals....


Reel Time

by Robert M. Seiler & Tamara P. Seiler Au Press (December 31, 2012)

In this authoritative work, Seiler and Seiler argues that the establishment and development of moviegoing and movie exhibition in Prairie Canada is best understood in the context of changing late-nineteenth-century...


Hard Time

by Ted McCoy Au Press (April 30, 2012)

Prisons have always existed in a climate of crisis. The penitentiary emerged in the early decades of the nineteenth century as an enlightened alternative to brute punishment, one that would focus on rehabilitation...


The Lynching of Peter Wheeler

by Debra Komar Goose Lane Editions (March 24, 2014)

At 2:21 am on September 8, 1896, authorities in Nova Scotia killed an innocent man. Peter Wheeler — a "coloured" man accused of murdering a white girl — was strung up with a slipknot noose. The hanging was...