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Emily Patterson: The Heroic Life of a Milltown Nurse

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Emily Patterson: The Heroic Life of a Milltown Nurse

Ronsdale Press

Literary Nonfiction. When Emily Patterson arrives in the Pacific Northwest with her family in 1862, she finds herself worlds away from Bath, Maine, the staunchly pious township of her birth. Up the remote reaches of Vancouver Island's Alberni Inlet,...

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Narrow Bridge
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Narrow Bridge

Ronsdale Press

Poetry. Jewish Studies. "All the world is a narrow bridge," states Rabbi Nachman of Bresnov. "The important thing is not to be afraid at all." These poems, Barbara Pelman's third collection, explore bridges both real and metaphoric: the bridge conne...

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Railroad Of Courage
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Railroad Of Courage

Ronsdale Press

Fiction. Young Adult. This young reader novel about the Underground Railroad begins when Rebecca, a twelve-year-old slave in South Carolina, hears that Grower Brown plans to sell her father to another grower. Unwilling to accept the idea of slavery ...

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Song of Batoche
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Song of Batoche

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Fiction. Native American Studies. Louis Riel arrives at Batoche in 1884 to help the Métis fight for their lands and discovers that the rebellious outsider Josette Lavoie is a granddaughter of the famous chief Big Bear, whom he needs as an ally. But ...

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The Kingdom of No Worries
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The Kingdom of No Worries

Ronsdale Press

Fiction. Young Adult. What if you could create your own country on land nobody else wanted? Who would you let in and who would you keep out? Homeless people? Stray animals? People of different views and religions? Would you take money from big compa...

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Finding John Rae
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Finding John Rae

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Literary Nonfiction. This creative nonfiction biography of the celebrated Arctic explorer Dr. John Rae begins in 1854 when, on a mapping expedition to the Boothia Peninsula, Rae discovers the missing link in the Northwest Passage. On the same trip, ...

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Louis Riel: Let Justice Be Done
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Louis Riel: Let Justice Be Done

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Literary Nonfiction. Native American Studies. Louis Riel, prophet of the new world and founder of the Canadian province of Manitoba, has challenged Canadian politics, history and religion since the early years of Confederation. In Canada's most impo...

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Stealth of the Ninja
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Stealth of the Ninja

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Fiction. Young Adult. STEALTH OF THE NINJA, book eight in the "Submarine Outlaw" series, brings Alfred, our courageous and idealistic protagonist, to a whole new level of experience when he pilots his homemade submarine to Japan. Here he visits a st...

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Collecting Silence
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Collecting Silence

Ronsdale Press

Poetry. The poems in COLLECTING SILENCE leap and startle. In searing images, they explore both "the unbearable weight" and joy, as life arcs through youth to maturation to aging. These are poems that draw on Narwani's experience of growing up in Can...

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The Nor'Wester
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The Nor'Wester

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Fiction. Young Adult. This gripping novel for young readers begins in 1805, when fifteen–year–old Duncan Scott and his sister Libby lose their parents in a Glasgow cotton mill fire. Their tragedy is compounded when, through one reckless act of grief...

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Mouse Vacation
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Mouse Vacation

Ronsdale Press

Fiction. Children's Literature. Illustrated by Andrea Torrey Balsaran. In this fourth volume of the beloved "Happy the Pocket Mouse" picture book series, Happy and his human friend John debate where their next adventure should take them. John sugges...

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Is This Who We Are? 14 Questions About Quebec
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Is This Who We Are? 14 Questions About Quebec

Ronsdale Press

Literary Nonfiction. Politics. Translated from the French by Nigel Spencer. This translation into English of Alain Dubuc's bestseller, Portrait de famille, questions our national identity—if there is one—and how it may be more in flux than ever befo...

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Defending Darkness
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Defending Darkness

Ronsdale Press

Poetry. Pamela Porter says of this new collection—her fifth with Ronsdale Press—"I knew then what was required—that I must carry the rest of the story." In DEFENDING DARKNESS, starting over is a constant theme as she explores what wisdom can be gain...

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Heart Like a Wing
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Heart Like a Wing

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Fiction. Young Adult. Briony, a prairie girl with a disfigured face, is adopted when she is nine by a childless older couple, Dagget and Moll, who appear mysteriously one day at her orphanage. They take her to their remote town of Crowsbeak where Br...

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Sand
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Sand

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Fiction. Young Adult. SAND tells the story of a young girl, Willy Cameron, her horse named Sand, and her involvement with therapeutic riding. The novel begins when Willy is involved in a car accident and is paralyzed from the waist down. After the d...

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