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Becoming Leidah —Grierson, Michelle, author.

"In the hinterlands of old Norway, Leidah Pietersdatter is born blue-skinned, with webbed hands and feet. Upon every turn of season, her mother, Maeva, worries as her daughter's peculiarities blossom--inside the root of ...

How a woman becomes a lake —Celona, Marjorie, author.

"From the Giller-nominated author of Y comes a suspenseful novel about the dark corners of a small town. It's New Year's Day and the residents of a small fishing town are ready to start their lives anew. Leo takes his t...

Final cut a novel —Watson, S. J. (Steven J.)
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It used to be a buzzing seaside destination. But now, ravaged by the effects of dwindling tourism and economic downturn, it's a ghost town--and the perfect place for film-maker Alex to shoot her new documentary. But the ...

The congressman

A determined Congressman unswayed by political betrayal, a vicious media attack and a recent divorce strives to maintain his dignity and protect a small fishing village from commercial corruption.

Coastliners : a novel —Harris, Joanne, 1964-

After ten years in Paris, Madeleine returns to live with her father on the tiny French island of Le Devin. But the sea has washed away the island's beach and, with it, the tourists. A poignant story of love and rebirth.

Rockbound : [the classic novel of Nova Scotia's south shore] —Day, Frank Parker.

Rockbound is an island in the Atlantic, isolated for long stretches of time, by fog, storm and winter weather. The inhabitants are fishermen farmers with a rich heritage.

The coral bride —Bouchard, Roxanne, 1972- author.

In this beautiful, lyrical sequel to the critically acclaimed We Were the Salt of the Sea, Detective Moralès finds that a seemingly straightforward search for a missing fisherwoman off Quebec's Gaspé Peninsula is anythin...

Untamed shore —Moreno-Garcia, Silvia, author.

Baja California, 1979. Viridiana spends her days watching the dead sharks piled beside the seashore, as the fishermen pull their nets. There is nothing else to do, nothing else to watch, under the harsh sun. She's bored....

Final cut —Watson, S. J. (Steven J.), author.
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"Blackwood Bay. An ordinary place, home to ordinary people. It used to be a buzzing seaside destination. But now, ravaged by the effects of dwindling tourism and economic downturn, it's a ghost town - and the perfect pla...

We were the salt of the sea —Bouchard, Roxanne, 1972- author.

"As Montrealer Catherine Day sets foot in a remote fishing village and starts asking around about her birth mother, the body of a woman dredges up in a fisherman's nets. Not just any woman, though: Marie Garant, an elusi...

Through different eyes —Charleson, Karen, 1957- author.

"Everyone knows everyone's business in the small fishing community of Kitsum. So when young Brenda Joe fears she might be pregnant, she also worries that rumours will spread quickly. things look up when Brenda's favourit...

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