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Battle Cries in the Wilderness

by Bernd Horn

The savage struggle to take control of the North American wilderness during the epic Seven Years War (1756-63) between France and England is a gripping tale. As the two European powers battled each other for...


Into the Mist

by Anne Renaud

Short-listed for the 2011 Information Book Award and commended for the 2011 VOYA Non-Fiction Honour List

From 1906 to 1914, the Empress of Ireland, one of the fastest and most elegant liners of the Edwardian...


Hold the Oxo!

by Marion Fargey Brooker

Short-listed for the 2014 Forest of Reading - White Pine Award for Non-Fiction

Canada was young during the First World War, and with as many as 20,000 underage soldiers leaving their homes to join the war effort,...


Champlain

by Mary Beacock Fryer

Samuel de Champlain has long been known as the founder of Quebec and as a tireless explorer. No one knows for sure where he was born or who he really was. Still, his career was packed with interesting details...


Summary of Killing the Mob

by Alexander Cooper

Summary of Killing the Mob

In Killing the Mob, Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard recount the history of organized crime in the United States and describe the concerted efforts that various government agencies...


A Quick History of Politics

by Clive Gifford

How did ancient people make decisions? How do the people in power stay in power? Why did Karl Marx have to go without trousers? A Quick History of Politics answers these questions and more, taking a ride through...


A Quick History of Money

by Clive Gifford & Rob Flowers

Why is a $5 note worth $5? Where do coins come from? What do banks actually do? All this and so much more is answered in A Quick History of Money, a crash course from cash cows to cryptocurrency.

 

Money might...


The Bill of Rights

by Syl Sobel J.D.

By 1787, the leaders of America's 13 newly-created states that had just won their independence from Britain convened to draw up the Constitution of the United States. However, citizens of many of the states...


Torchbearers 2: Caster, Zulaikha, Saray

by Wendy Maartens

Torchbearers; heroic women; inspiring women of South Africa. This amazing series contains the stories of 12 women who deserve to be celebrated; women that will inspire anyone. From well-known women like Thuli...


Torchbearers 3: Esther, Vanessa, Elsje

by Wendy Maartens

Torchbearers; heroic women; inspiring women of South Africa. This amazing series contains the stories of 12 women who deserve to be celebrated; women that will inspire anyone. From well-known women like Thuli...


Torchbearers 4: Zolani, Maggie, Suna

by Wendy Maartens

Torchbearers; heroic women; inspiring women of South Africa. This amazing series contains the stories of 12 women who deserve to be celebrated; women that will inspire anyone. From well-known women like Thuli...


Torchbearers 1: Ingrid, Thuli, Grizelda

by Wendy Maartens

Torchbearers; heroic women; inspiring women of South Africa. This amazing series contains the stories of 12 women who deserve to be celebrated; women that will inspire anyone. From well-known women like Thuli...


We Are the Romans

by David Long

Nancy Dickmann grew up in the USA, but she has now lived in England long enough to think that cold and rain are normal. Before becoming an author, she worked as an editor and publisher of children's books. Now...


What Did the Tree See

by Charlotte Guillain & Sam Usher

A hair-raising follow-up to Andy McNab's thrilling series, Firewall finds ex-SAS trooper Nick Stone in desperate need of cash, soon finding himself in the middle of a Russian offensive to relaunch the Cold War....


Gaawin Gindaaswin Ndaawsii / I Am Not a Number

by Jenny Kay Dupuis, Kathy Kacer, Gillian Newland & Muriel Sawyer et al.

The dual language edition, in Nishnaabemwin (Ojibwe) Nbisiing dialect and English, of the award-winning I Am Not a Number. When eight-year-old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential...


A Giant Man from a Tiny Town

by Tom Ryan & Christopher Hoyt

When Angus MacAskill was still just a boy, he began to grow…and grow…and grow! Known far and wide as the Cape Breton Giant, Angus was loved by his neighbours as much for his beautiful singing voice as for...


Fight On!

by Joanne Schwartz

In early twentieth-century Cape Breton, coal mines stretched far out under the ocean. The workers, mostly men, but also children and ponies, spent all day in the dark, damp mines. Each day the workers descended...


Maryland: Discover Pictures and Facts About Maryland For Kids!

by Bold Kids

Maryland is one of the first states. Bordering Washington DC, it’s a state that has a rich history. What exactly is Maryland? How did it get its name? What is there to do in Maryland? If your kids are interested...


The Dinosaur Awards

by Barbara Taylor & Stephen Collins

Roll up, roll up! The Dinosaur Awards are about to begin—and you’re invited! Who will win the Terrifying Toes Award? Who will be crowned the Lizard King? And who will take home the Loudest Trumpeter Award...


Invasion

by Bruce Bliven

Invasion is a full account of D-Day from the point of view of Bruce Bliven, Jr., a soldier who was actually there on that grueling day. 

It's the most famous amphibious invasion in history; thousands of...