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  • Haee The cat with a crooked tail

    Haee and the other middlings, #1

    by R.S. Vern ...
    Book 1 - Haee and the other middlings
    Winner of IndieReader Discovery Awards 2013 (Kid's category) 5 stars rating by Readers' Favorite "This is an interesting book, focusing on the ideas of need versus want, what is self-fulfillment and exploring our motivations.....I suspect it is one of those books that you can turn to again and again and find different things, dependent upon your mood." - Kindle Book Review "Bittersweet and ... Read more

    $4.98 CAD

  • The unconventional life of Haee

    Haee and the other middlings, #2

    by R.S. Vern ...
    Book 2 - Haee and the other middlings
    An excellent follow up on "Haee The cat with a crooked tail", winner of IndieReader Discovery Award 2013 An unconventional read on what it takes to be functioning, living, breathing in a middling city through the eyes of a cat! "Like the first book, The Unconventional Life of Haee features appealing illustrations which are whimsical but tempered with a dash of quirky, Edward Gorey-style grimness ... Read more

    $4.98 CAD

  • Haee's quest for the greater prairie

    Haee and the other middlings, #3

    by R.S. Vern ...
    Book 3 - Haee and the other middlings
    Critics have labelled this series of books as "grim", "whimsical", "quirky" and "bittersweet". A 5 stars book rating by Readers' Favorite: "This book is appealing to all age groups. The simplicity and originality of the theme is endearing. It is the kind of story that everyone will enjoy reading. Middling City, Haee, and the beautiful illustrations make the book exciting to readers. Those who ... Read more

    $6.23 CAD

  • A Pail of Oysters

    by Vern Sneider ...
    Vern Sneider’s A Pail of Oysters is the most important English-language novel ever written about Taiwan. Yet despite critical acclaim, this exciting and controversial book has long been unavailable to readers. Unlike Sneider’s previous novel, the humorous bestseller The Teahouse of the August Moon, this 1953 publication has a dark, menacing tone. Set against the political repression and poverty of ... Read more

    $7.19 CAD

  • The Door

    My Twenty-Six Years Working Inside Canada’S Prisons

    For Canadian corrections offi cer Vern Thibedeau, it all began at Disney Worldor at least the penitentiary that ironically carried that nickname.Within ten months, he is seriously injured. One year later he has a pistol aimed at his head during an incident in which two officers and a civilian are shot. Four years later, an inmate murders a correctional offi cer, who is Verns friend, and a food ... Read more

    $5.39 CAD

  • The Importance of Being Ernest: The Life of Actor Jim Varney (Stuff that Vern doesn't even know)

    by Justin Lloyd ...
    Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, Ernest, the lovable blue-collar buffoon, was a staple of pop culture in countless commercials, nearly a dozen movies and an award-winning Saturday-morning TV show. Today, millions of fans still mourn the loss of actor Jim Varney, who portrayed Ernest and who died at age 50 in 2000 of cancer. Ernest fans are finally getting the biography they have been waiting for in ... Read more

    $6.05 CAD

  • Peace on Earth

    The Role of Religion in Peace and Conflict Studies

    Peace on Earth: The Role of Religion in Peace and Conflict Studies provides a critical analysis of faith and religious institutions in peacebuilding practice and pedagogy. The work captures the synergistic relationships among faith traditions and how multiple approaches to conflict transformation and peacebuilding result in a creative process that has the potential to achieve a more detailed view ... Read more

    $59.99 CAD

  • Seagalogy

    A Study of the Ass-Kicking Films of Steven Seagal

    by Vern ...
    Vern, the self-styled 'outlaw film critic' is described by Hellboy director Guillermo Del Toro as "equal parts Hell's Angels and Pauline Kael... a national treasure!"Now Vern unleashes his magnum opus: an in-depth study of the world's only aikido instructor turned movie star/director/writer/blues guitarist/energy drink inventor, the ass-kicking auteur Steven Seagal."A book that'll shake the very ... Read more

    $11.19 CAD

  • Sports Training Principles

    An Introduction to Sports Science

    This is the new, fully revised, sixth edition of this ultimate reference tool for all coaches responsible for training athletes to fulfill their performance potential. Written by world-renowned and highly sought after coach and President of the European Athletics Coaches Association, Frank W. Dick, with contributions from Professor Timothy Noakes (University of Cape Town, South Africa), Dr Penny ... Read more

    $35.99 CAD

  • A Journey to the Center of the Earth

    Journey to the Center of the Earth is a science fiction novel by Jules Verne. The story involves German professor Otto Lidenbrock who believes there are volcanic tubes going toward the centre of the Earth. He, his nephew Axel, and their guide Hans descend into the Icelandic volcano Snæfellsjökull, encountering many adventures, including prehistoric animals and natural hazards, before eventually ... Read more

    $4.99 CAD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Lies, Loss, and Longing

    Modern Library of Indonesia

    series Modern Library of Indonesia
    Putu Oka Sukanta, born into a low-caste Balinese family in 1939, began writing poetry and short stories in high school. In the early 1960s, after university studies in Yogyakarta, he moved to Jakarta where he taught high school and began to mix with leftist artists and writers. Sukanta never formally joined the Indonesian Communist Party but in 1965, when Soeharto wrested control of the country, ... Read more

    $13.99 CAD

  • Reading the Word of God in the Presence of God

    A Handbook for Biblical Interpretation

    This comprehensive resource on biblical interpretation argues for the importance of reading the Bible as both a human and a divine document, advocating an explicitly Christ-centered approach to understanding Scripture’s meaning. ... Read more

    $34.99 CAD