Novels & More

Novels and more featuring Cape Breton music and Maritime culture


10 Nights Without Sleep: Cape Breton's Celtic Colours Festival

10 Nights Without Sleep: Cape Breton's Celtic Colours Festival

By: Dave Mahalik Photos by: Murdock Smith An Insider`s Account of the music festival that brings the best of Cape Breton and international Celti..

$18.95

100 Things You Don't Know About Nova Scotia

100 Things You Don't Know About Nova Scotia

Did you know that the Halifax-Dartmouth ferry was once operated by a team of nine horses? Or that Babe Ruth used to visit Yarmouth regularly for ..

$17.95

A Better Life: A Portrait of Highland Women in Nova Scotia

A Better Life: A Portrait of Highland Women in Nova Scotia

A Better Life: A Portrait of Highland Women in Nova Scotia. Author: Teresa MacIsaac Paperback. 200 pages. MacIsaac interviewed nearly 100 descend..

$22.95

An Underlying Reverence: Stories of Cape Breton

An Underlying Reverence: Stories of Cape Breton

This is an anthology of nine short stories by Cape Breton authors about Cape Breton. Included are “The Burnt Forest” by the late R. J. MacSween, ..

$12.95

Annuder Mudder: Cape Breton Slang Dictionary

Annuder Mudder: Cape Breton Slang Dictionary

The second edition in the Cape Breton slang dictionary series. The book captures the distinct and colourful words and phrases used to describe lif..

$5.95

Archie Neil Chisholm

Archie Neil Chisholm

By: Mary Anne Ducharme He was a terrific teacher struggling with his alcoholism, a proud survivor of polio and a fascinating, vital human being. ..

$14.95

Buddy MacMaster: The Judique Fiddler

Buddy MacMaster: The Judique Fiddler

By: Sheldon MacInnes Buddy MacMaster, the renowned Cape Breton fiddler, grew up in Judique, Inverness County, and was influenced by some of the g..

$18.95

Cape Breton Collection

Cape Breton Collection

112 pages, approx. 12in x 9in (30cm x 23cm)  Cape Breton Collection is Warren Gordon's latest beautiful photography book including images from..

$34.95

Cape Breton Facts and Folklore

Cape Breton Facts and Folklore

Author: Bill Doyle Cape Breton is famous the world over for its senic trails, Celtic music and traditions, strong Mi'kmaq community, and unique d..

$15.95

Cape Breton Fiddle Companion

Cape Breton Fiddle Companion

Celtic music scholar and musician Liz Doherty is no stranger to Cape Breton music – in fact she has made a study of it. Doherty’s exposure to, and..

$27.95

Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Cape Breton Highlands National Park

NEW REVISED EDITION. Much more than a useful and informative guide, Cape Breton Highlands National Park gives readers a genuine compaion as respe..

$18.95

Cape Breton Tastes

Cape Breton Tastes

Mouth-watering recipes from twenty eight of Cape Breton's best restaurants. Cape Breton Tastes presents but a sample of the food available on the ..

$22.95

Cape Breton's Christmas

Cape Breton's Christmas

Cape Breton's Christmas : A Treasury of Stories and Memories Edited by Ron Caplan From the heart of Cape Breton, Christmas radiates through storie..

$18.95

Chowders and Soups

Chowders and Soups

By Liz Feltham Soups can comfort you when you’re sick, tickle your taste buds at the start of a meal, and envelop you with warmth on a winter’s d..

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Company Store, The

Company Store, The

Company Store: J.B.McLachlan and the Cape Breton Miners, 1900-1925 By: John Mellor With all the passion and forward thrust of a terrific novel, Th..

$24.95

Da Mudder Tung: Cape Breton Slang Dictionary

Da Mudder Tung: Cape Breton Slang Dictionary

Cape Breton Island has its own heritage, music and tartan. And now it has its own dictionary. The tongue-in-cheek dictionary has been a wildly succes..

$5.95

Dance To The Piper

Dance To The Piper

Barry Shears is a native of Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, and an acknowledged expert on the history of traditional piping in Nova Scoti..

$23.95

Discovering Cape Breton Folklore

Discovering Cape Breton Folklore

Author: Richard McKinnon Many people associate folklore with dusty old songs and ghost stories that all sound suspiciously the same. Richard MacK..

$24.95

Dramatic Life of a Country Doctor

Dramatic Life of a Country Doctor

Dramatic Life of a Country Doctor: Fifty Years of Disasters and DiagnosesBy: Dr. Arnold Burden (187 pages) Dr. Arnold Burden's career began uninten..

$16.95

Fiddle Tree, The

Fiddle Tree, The

For hundreds of years, the Fiddletree grew on a forested hillside on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia. Through text, photographs and music, this ..

$29.95

Flight 111

Flight 111

Fifteen years later, the crash of Swissair Flight 111 remains one of the largest aviation accidents ever recorded. The crash claimed over two hund..

$22.95

Forest for Calum (New edition)

Forest for Calum (New edition)

The Story is Roddie’s. The stage is his guardian and grandfather Calum’s. A quiet and stoic man, Calum Gillies and his aging friends illuminat..

$24.95

Ghost Stories of Nova Scotia

Ghost Stories of Nova Scotia

Are you afraid of things that go bump in the night? Do you think someone is watching you even though no one is there? Do doors and windows open an..

$19.95

Glenn Graham: Cape Breton Fiddle-Making & Maintaining Tradition, The

Glenn Graham: Cape Breton Fiddle-Making & Maintaining Tradition, The

Glenn Graham, an accomplished Cape Breton fiddler, explores the roots of the Cape Breton fiddling tradition, an art firmly rooted in Scottish ..

$24.95

God's Country

God's Country

God's Country: Cape Breton Stories, Classic and RareCape Breton Island continues to earn its place at the table of Canadian literature. God’s Coun..

$18.95

Great Nova Scotia Cookbook, The

Great Nova Scotia Cookbook, The

The definitive cookbook of Nova Scotia combining traditional foods with trends in today's cooking, and the best techniques. This is a must have co..

$29.95

Hiking Trails of Cape Breton

Hiking Trails of Cape Breton

This revised edition has new and detailed information on 40 new hiking trails on Cape Breton Island, ranging from its very northern tip at Money..

$19.95

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