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Lansens, Lori.

Summary: When she volunteers to take in five-year-old Sharla Cody for the summer, eighty-year-old Addy Shadd forms a powerful bond with Sharla that prompts her to recollect her own childhood in Rusholme, a town settled by fugitive slaves in the mid-1800s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown, and Co. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAN

Buchanan, Cathy Marie.

Summary: The year is 1915, the dawn of the hydroelectric era in Niagara Falls. Seventeen-year-old Bess Heath has led a life of comfort and ease as the younger daughter of the director of the Niagara Power company. But when a tragedy leaves her beautiful sister dead and her family disgraced, Bess's life is transformed beyond imagination."-Book Jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BUC

Blunt, Giles.

Summary: Algonquin Bay is rocked by an unusual number of suicides, including the wife of Detective John Cardinal, but a string of hateful anonymous notes leads him to suspect that her death had been a homicide, despite the disbelief of his colleagues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLU

Blunt, Giles.

Summary: Discovering a shooting attack that has completely eliminated a young woman's memory, detectives John Cardinal and Lisa Delorme pursue leads in Algonquin Bay during the height of the black fly season in order to safeguard her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLU

Pyper, Andrew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PYP

Urquhart, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC URQ

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC URQ

Johnston, E. K

Summary: At cheerleading camp, Hermione is drugged and raped, but she is not sure whether it was one of her teammates or a boy on another team--and in the aftermath she has to deal with the rumors in her small Ontario town, the often awkward reaction of her classmates, the rejection of her boyfriend, the discovery that her best friend, Polly, is gay, and above all the need to remember what happened so...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton BOOKS, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC JOH

Jennings, Maureen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: M&S 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Atwood, Margaret

Summary: It is the story of Elaine Risley, a controversial painter who returns to the city of her youth for a retrospective of her art. Engulfed by vivid images of the past, she reminisces about a trio of girls who initiated her into the fierce politics of childhood and its secret world of friendship, longing, and betrayal. Elaine must come to terms with her own identity as a daughter, a lover, an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 1998

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION ATW

Blunt, Giles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLU

Cameron, Claire

Summary: "A powerfully suspenseful story narrated by a young girl who must fend for herself and her little brother after a brutal bear attack. While camping with her family on a remote island, five-year-old Anna awakes in the night to the sound of her mother screaming. A rogue black bear, 300 pounds of fury, is attacking the family's campsite, pouncing on her parents as prey. At her dying mother's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAM

Johnson, Terry Lynn

Summary: McKenna, fourteen, is losing her vision to Stargardt's disease, but that will not stop her from competing in a rigorous new sled dog race through the Canadian wilderness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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

Jennings, Maureen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Aubert, Rosemary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bridge Works Pub. 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AUB

Mahoney, Dan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAH

Rotenberg, Robert

Summary: It's just after Labour Day and the city is kicking back into gear. All eyes are on the hotly contested election for Toronto's next mayor and crime is the big issue. Greene is no stranger to the worst of what the city has to offer, but even he is unprepared for what happens next when he stumbles upon a horrific homicide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

Reynolds, John (John Lawrence)

Summary: Escaping the pressures of big-city policing and memories of a bad marriage, Maxine Benson is happy to be appointed police chief in the resort town of Port Ainslie. The town's police force consists of Max, police constable and card-trick master Henry Wojack and 65-year-old Margie Burns, who handles office and jail duties. Max's biggest challenge is to overcome skepticism at her ability to deal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Raven Books, an imprint of Orca Book Publishers 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REY

Little, Jean

Summary: In 1916, in Uxbridge, Ontario, twelve-year-old Eliza, a Presbyterian minister's daughter, chronicles her family's experiences after her two brothers leave for Europe to fight in the war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Canada 2003

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Hamilton, Steve

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC Hamilton

Hamilton, Steve

Summary: Investigating the disappearance of a hunting group in the woods of northern Ontario, Alex McKnight finds himself deep in the wilderness, lacking food and weapons and at the mercy of a killer who would prevent everyone's return.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Minotaur 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS HAM

Turnbull, Peter

Summary: When the body of a middle-aged woman is found frozen beside a canal towpath one winter's morning, it looks like a simple case of death by misadventure. But on closer inspection, marks on her neck and a piece of paper that has been carefully hidden inside her shoe point towards foul play.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TUR

Lawson, Mary

Summary: The troubled relationship between two brothers--Arthur Dunn, the dutiful eldest son, and the mercurial, dangerous Jake--escalates when they are both drawn to a beautiful young woman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LAW

Donoghue, Emma

Summary: Over the course of a year, the lives of two women--Sile, a flight attendant and world traveler, and Jude, a young archivist stubbornly attached to the town of Ireland, Ontario--intersect, in a story that reveals the joys and sorrows of a long-distance relationship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Hansen, Gary P.

Summary: It "tells the story of plane crash survivors in the stark winter wilderness of Northern Ontario, Canada. Against overwhelming odds, they struggle to over come their advertises, and hardships, with a little help from a friend"--P. 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: West Bow Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAN

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