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Punch, Terrence M.

Summary: Erin's Sons not only sheds light on many of the Irish immigrants who resided in Atlantic Canada between 1761 and 1853 but also provides an invaluable tool for U.S. researchers, since many New England Irish families can trace their ancestry through Atlantic Canada.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

4 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3415 Punch VOL. I
Call number: R GEN 929.3415 Punch VOL. II
Call number: R GEN 929.3415 Punch VOL. III
Call number: R GEN 929.3415 Punch VOL. IV

Bunnell, Paul J. (Paul Joseph)

Summary: The author has collected information about marriages between French Canadians and native Americans from various websites and compiled sources including the Jesuit Relations and Tanguay's Dictionnaire généalogique des familles canadiennes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.371 Bunnell

Paperny, Anna Mehler

Summary: "A personal story of depression, as well as a journalistic account of its role and ramifications in society today"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Experiment 2020

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PAPERNY, ANNA MEHLER PAP

Curtis, Christopher Paul

Summary: Even though it is now 1901, the people of Buxton, Canada (originally a settlement of runaway slaves) and Chatham, Canada are still haunted by two events of half a century before--the American Civil War, and the Irish potato famine, and the lasting damage those events caused to the survivors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CUR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CUR

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: A teenage survival expert finds all his skills tested as he's pursued through the Canadian wilderness by men determined to silence him. On his way to teach at Camp Seven Generations, a Native outdoor school, Nick witnesses a murder and then is thrown off a train. Remembering and using the teachings of his Abenaki Elders will prove to be the difference between life and death for him. Although...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 7th Generation 2020

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Summary: Story of a life-changing experience for a biologist studying the wolves in Canada's inhospitable North. A green young biologist named Tyler (Smith), is sent by the Canadian government to "prove" that the wolves are depleting the caribou herds, but what he finds is a natural world in perfect harmony where he becomes a tolerated outsider. Dumped unprepared in the wilds by a hard drinking bush...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2004

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY NEV

Sheen, Barbara.

Summary: Presents an introduction to Canadian cooking, describing traditional dishes, ingredients, and foods made for special holidays and festivals, with recipes for bannock, cranbury fudge, and tourtière.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 641.5971 SHE

Gouin, Jacques

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Methuen 1985

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.2 PANET GOU

Franchino, Vicky

Summary: "Explore the taiga of Canada and learn all about what it's like to live in this biome, from what kinds of plants and animals are found there to what kinds of weather it receives"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.3 FRA

Mowat, Farley.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Steerforth Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.19 Mowat

Gravel, Elise

Summary: Tells the true story of Antonio Barichievich, the larger-than-life Montréal strongman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A TOON Book 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 GRA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 GRA

McCreary, Michael

Summary: "Like many others on the autism spectrum, 20-something stand-up comic Michael McCreary has been told by more than a few well-meaning folks that he doesn't "look" autistic. But, as he's quick to point out in this memoir, autism "looks" different for just about everyone with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Diagnosed with ASD at age five, McCreary got hit with the performance bug not much later....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Annick Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 921 MCC

Steinman, Jon

Summary: "Grocery Story makes a compelling case for how food co-ops, as alternatives to corporate grocery giants, are spurring the creation of delicious local food economies and stronger communities, while changing the global food system for the better."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Society Publishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 334.0971 STE

Malcolm, Andrew H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Books 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 971 MAL

Grinnell, George James

Summary: The gripping true story of an ill-fated canoe voyage across the uninhabited Canadian barrens. In 1955 an expedition group was swept over a waterfall in the Arctic region of Northern Canada. Their most experienced person died; most of the gear and emergency food supplies were destroyed. Learn how they made it out-- barely alive-- and of Grinnell's lifelong struggle to find meaning in the midst...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North Atlantic Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.19 Grinnell

Coderre, John E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ottawa Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society 1987

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.1 Coder

Bailey, Katharine

Summary: Radisson and des Groseilliers were French explorers and fur traders. Their discoveries led to the creation of the Hudson Bay Company, Canada's oldest corporation and one of the oldest merchant companies in the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 971.01 BAI

Morin, Gail.

Contents: v. 1. 56 families -- v. 2. Jean Nicolet and a Nipissing Woman -- v. 3. Martin Prevost and Marie Olivier Sylvestre Manitouabeouich -- v. 4. Pierre Couc dit Lafleur and Marie Mitequamigoukoue an Algonquin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clearfield 2012

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4 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3714 VOL. 1 First
Call number: R GEN 929.3714 VOL. 2 First
Call number: R GEN 929.3714 VOL. 3 First
Call number: R GEN 929.3714 VOL. 4 First

Summary: Based in a fictional Canadian town where legendary theatrical madman Geoffrey Tennant returns to the New Burbage Theatre Festival, the site of his greatest triumph and most humiliating failure, to assume the Artistic Directorship after the sudden death of his mentor, Oliver Welles. When Geoffrey arrives he finds that Oliver is still there, in spirit anyway, and with his guidance (and often in...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media [distributor] 2003

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Summary: Explore the last 150 years through the eyes of Indigenous creators in the graphic novel anthology, This Place: 150 Years Retold. Beautifully illustrated, these stories are an emotional and enlightening journey through magic realism, serial killings, psychic battles, and time travel. See how Indigenous peoples have survived a post-apocalyptic world since Contact.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HighWater Press 2019

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Curtis, Christopher Paul

Summary: In 1859, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, which is a haven for slaves fleeing the American south, uses his wits and skills to try to bring to justice the lying preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC CUR

Dilts, Bryan Lee

Summary: Index for genealogists, historians, demographers, and other researchers who wish to quickly determine where specific individuals are located on the available portions of the 1848 and 1850 censuses of Canada West (approximately the same in boundaries as modern Ontario).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Index Pub. 1984

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3713 CEN 1848 1850

Gagné, Peter J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quintin Publications 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3714 GAG VOL 1
Call number: R-GEN 929.3714 GAG VOL 2

Jenkins, Steve

Summary: Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter, had their lives turned upside down when they adopted their pig-daughter Esther--the so-called micro pig who turned out to be a full-sized commercial pig growing to a whopping 600 pounds--as they describe in their bestselling memoir Esther the Wonder Pig. The book ends with them moving to a new farm, and starting a new wonderful life where they will live on the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.4 JEN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 636.4 JEN

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