City on Strike

City on Strike is a riveting middle-grade fiction focusing on a 13-year-old boy and his younger sister, part of a poor but hardworking immigrant family in Winnipeg's North End. And like so many others, it's a family that gets drawn into the chaos of the 1919 Winnipeg General Strike that terrible spring.

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City on Strike

Qaqavii

When 15-year-old Emmylou arrives in Churchill, Manitoba, all she can think about is getting out of town before she ends up on the wrong end of a polar bear dinner. But when she falls for a spirited yet unruly puppy by the name of Qaqavii who turns her entire world upside down.

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Qaqavii

The Moon Watched It All

This is the poignant story of a solitary woman who lives in a bygone village far far away. One day she sees a shy orphan boy who has been cast out of his village. She opens her door to him and as time passes the two unlikely solitudes become a necessary part of each other's lives – as the moon watched it all.

A moody and moving part fairy tale, part modern allegory.

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The Moon Watched It All

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Red Deer Press publishes upscale children’s picture books, including illustrated Aboriginal titles, as well as cutting-edge juvenile and young-adult fiction. Our adult list includes history, sports, science fiction, humour and current affairs.

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