Fiction

  • Jack and the Hurricane

    Set in rural Newfoundland and Labrador, Jack and the Hurricane follows young, willful Jack on his adventure to save his cousin's birthday party, no matter what Mother Nature has in store. Despite the appeals...

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  • Bridge to Normal

    Something isn’t right with the Ashes-from-Away. Bridge Ashe can’t pinpoint exactly what’s wrong with her family, but she knows her home is nothing like her best friend Katie’s, where she spends most of...

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  • A Sudden Sun

    When a devastating fire sweeps through St. John’s, Newfoundland, in the summer of 1892, nineteen-year-old Lily Hunt hopes it’s the beginning of a new life that will transform her from a dutiful daughter to...

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  • Mystery of the SS Southern Cross, The

    The date is March 31, 1914. Flushed with the success of a great hunt, the SS Southern Cross is heading back to St. John’s, loaded to the gunwales with seal pelts. Somewhere off Newfoundland’s southeast coast,...

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  • Keeper of Tides

    At age ninety-two, Ivadoile Spears is in the grip of early dementia. Alone except for a cat named Rose and an old cedar box filled with photographs, Ivadoile is stubbornly set on living out her remaining years in...

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  • Cold Pastoral

    Originally published in 1939 to acclaim in Britain and the US, Cold Pastoral was the second novel by Margaret Duley, the acknowledged “first novelist” from Newfoundland. A missing girl, a mystery in the woods…...

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  • How Loveta Got Her Baby

    From Journey Prize-nominee Nicholas Ruddock comes an outstanding new collection of short fiction. How Loveta Got Her Baby is a set of linked stories about growing up unsure of the world and trying to stand up...

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  • Where White Horses Gallop

    From award-winning author Beatrice MacNeil comes Where White Horses Gallop, the acclaimed story of those who were sent into battle- and those who were left at home. In 1941, three young men enlist in the legendary...

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  • Last Witness

    The Last Witness: She saw everything… then disappeared. November 22, 1963 – the day President John F. Kennedy was shot – burns in retired FBI agent Ed Malloy’s memory. After a lifetime of searching, Malloy...

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  • Random Passage

    A new edition of Bernice Morgan’s classic, bestselling, family saga. The chill Atlantic lies between Lavinia Andrews and the England she loves after a shattering incident topples her family’s fortunes. Shocked,...

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