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Laughing at My Nightmare
With acerbic wit and a hilarious voice, Shane Burcaw's Laughing at My Nightmare describes the challenges he faces as a twenty-one-year-old with spinal muscular atrophy. From awkward handshakes to having a girlfriend and everything in between, Shane handles his situation with ...
The Campbell Plan
In the 1980s, T. Colin Campbell, PhD, co-directed a study of more than 4 dozen diseases and 367 items of socio-economic, lifestyle, nutrition, and genetic information across a population of 6,500 adults in rural China, generating more that 8,000 statistically significant associations. Those groun...
The Devil You Know
de Mariaffi, Elisabeth
The year is 1993. First-year reporter Evie Jones is haunted by the unsolved 1982 murder of her best friend, Lianne Gagnon, back when the girls were both eleven. The suspected killer, a repeat offender named Robert Cameron, was never apprehended. Now twenty-two and living alone for the first time,...
The Immortal Realm (Faerie Path, Bk. 4)
In an instant, a time of joy and celebration turns to one of heartbreak and fear. Tania has finally found a way to bring her Mortal and Faerie Worlds together, and at last, all seems right for the princess. But her idyllic peace is shattered when a Faerie baby falls ill, followed by more and more...
The Book of Love
From Roger Rosenblatt, author of the acclaimed memoirs Making Toast, Kayak Morning, and The Boy Detective, comes another lyrical meditation on--and celebration of--a universal and elusive subject In The Book of Love, Roger Rosenblatt looks at love in all its themes and variations--romantic love, ...
Based on the wildly popular segment on CBC TV’s Steven & Chris, Dish Do-Over takes foods that you can’t live without - guilty pleasures and family favourites - and transforms them. Same great taste, but lower in fat and calories, and often wheat-free and gluten-free, too. From a mouth-watering ch...
Based on the feature film starring Paul Gross, Rossif Sutherland and Allan Hawco. Reminiscent of American Sniper and the Academy Award–winning The Hurt Locker, Hyena Road plunges deep to the heart of the Afghanistan war zone. Three men stand at the intersection of modern warfare - a murky world o...
I Am Because You Are
In 1998, Jacob Lief, a 21-year-old American university student, met school teacher Malizole "Banks" Gwaxula in a township tavern in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. After bonding over beers and a shared passion for education, Gwaxula invited Lief to live with him in the township. Inspired by their f...
It's Not about Perfect
"When the odds were against me, I was always at my best." When she retired at age 19, Shannon Miller did so as one of the most recognizable gymnasts in the country. The winner of seven Olympic medals and the most decorated gymnast, male or female, in U.S. history, Shannon tells a story of surviv...
The Mask of Destiny (The Archer Legacy Bk. 3)
Gerald, Sam, and Ruby are attending the murder trial of Sir Mason Green, hoping to see their longtime enemy put away for good. But just as the trial is about to begin, Mason Green is killed--and Gerald is framed for the murder. And he has only one choice: to run.
Our Daily Bread
Davis, Lauren B.
A novel about what happens when we view our neighbours as "The Other" and the transformative power of unlikely friendships; Our Daily Bread is inspired by the true story of the Goler Clan of Nova Scotia. The God-fearing people of Gideon shun the Erskine Clan, who have lived on North Mountain in p...
Parenting Through the Storm: How to Handle the Highs, the Lows, and Everything in Between
Ann Douglas knows what it's like to parent a child diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Ditto with depression, anorexia, Asperger syndrome and ADHD. Each of her four children has struggled with one or more conditions that fall under the "children's mental health" umbrella.From Canada's bestselling an...
The Dark Between the Stars (The Saga of Shadows, Bk. 1)
Anderson, Kevin J.
Twenty years after the elemental conflict that nearly tore apart the cosmos in The Saga of Seven Suns, a new threat emerges from the darkness. The human race must set aside its own inner conflicts to rebuild their alliance with the Ildiran Empire for the survival of the galaxy. Galactic empires c...
Defy the Dark
Mitchell, Saundra (Edt)
In the dark, nothing--and nowhere-- is off-limits, and anything can happen. Saundra Mitchell presents original stories of the dangers, possibilities, and hopes born of darkness by . . . Sarah Rees Brennan Kate Espey Tessa Gratton Rachel Hawkins Christine Johnson Valerie Kemp Malinda Lo Myra Mcent...
"When I was little I would think of ways to kill my daddy. I would figure out this or that way and run it down through my head until it got easy." So begins the tale of Ellen Foster, the brave and engaging heroine of Kay Gibbons's first novel, which won the Sue Kaufman Prize from the American Aca...
Struggling to rebuild in the wake of a scandal, a once-ambitious environmentalist is rescued from desperation by a woman from his past and her preternatural child.
The Fellowship for Alien Detection
Haley and Dodger don't have much in common. Haley lives in Greenhaven, Connecticut; Dodger lives in Port Salmon, Washington. Haley has a family who loves and supports her; Dodger can't seem to ever get his dad's approval. Haley is well adjusted and passionate; Dodger hears strange voices in his h...
Love and Lies
Love and Lies is a relentlessly honest book about the difficulty of love, which is certain to both provoke and entertain.
The Season of Migration
The lyrically told story of one of the world’s greatest artists finding his true calling Though Vincent van Gogh is one of the most popular painters of all time, we know very little about a ten-month period in the painter’s youth when he and his brother, Theo, broke off all contact....
Turn Your Mate into Your Soulmate: A Practical Guide to Happily Ever After
Internationally bestselling author and relationship expert Arielle Ford offers the keys to re-discovering love, passion, respect, and renewed commitment, years after the simple act of falling in love and getting married.It’s one thing to fall in love and get married. It is quite another thing to ...
When seventeen-year-old actress Kelley Winslow meets Sonny Flannery, she discovers he is a changeling and guardian of the gate between the faerie Otherworld and the mortal realm. She also learns that her mother had otherworldly powers that she has passed on to Kelley.
The Death's Head Chess Club
A Nazi officer begins a post at Auschwitz where he learns of an imprisoned Jew, known as "the Watchmaker," who is proving unbeatable at chess and begins a strange relationship and rivalry as they match wits across the gameboard.
Passenger on the Pearl: The True Story of Emily Edmonson's Flight from Slavery
The page-turning, heart-wrenching true story of one young woman willing to risk her safety and even her life for a chance at freedom in the largest slave escape attempt in American history.In 1848, thirteen-year-old Emily Edmonson, five of her siblings, and seventy other enslaved people boarded t...
The Secret Crush (Mackenzie Blue, Bk. 2)
Mackenzie Blue has a crush But how can she get Landon - the cutest boy in school - to notice her? The class's new rock-and-roll musical is her chance. Reasons why our musical is going to be amazing: 1. I could be the star! 2. Landon could be my co-star . . . which means we'll hang out together. 3...
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