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44 Results
No safe harbour : the Halifax explosion diary of Charlotte Blackburn —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2006
45 available of 49 items

Twelve year old Charlotte Blackburn receives a diary from her brother serving overseas in France during World War One and uses it to record the events leading up to and following the Halifax Explosion of December 6, 1917...

A blinding light —Lawson, Julie, 1947- author.
Book
2017
11 available of 13 items

"It's 1917 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The First World War is raging, and despite its distance from the conflict, the Halifax Harbour is bustling with activity. Anti-German prejudice is rampant, and though 12-year-old Maddi...

Ghosts of the Titanic —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2011
38 available of 40 items

Alternates between the tales of Angus Seaton, the youngest crew member on a boat recovering bodies from the Titanic wreckage in 1912, and Kevin Messenger, a modern-day class clown in Victoria, British Columbia, who helps...

White jade tiger —Lawson, Julie, 1947- author.
Book
2016
11 available of 12 items

On a trip to Chinatown, thirteen-year-old Jasmine steps through a doorway back in time and finds herself in the 1880s. Jasmine is not sure she likes the idea of being stuck in Victoria while her father goes to China. But...

Disaster at the bridge —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2002
27 available of 30 items

Bear on the train —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
1999
23 available of 24 items

One fall day, deep in the mountains, Bear smelled grain. He followed that smell down the mountain, over the river, into a town, and onto a hopper of a westbound train. Nobody saw him but Jeffrey. -- Thus begins a most un...

Emily : across the James Bay bridge —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2001
28 available of 29 items

Meet Emily, a spirited, fun-loving ten-year living in Victoria with her mother, father and sisters, Amelia and Jane. The year is 1896, and Emily, like many kids, pines for a bicycle, the latest craze. On the other side o...

The Klondike cat —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2002
17 available of 18 items

Noah takes Shadow, his cat, along when he and his father go to the Klondike during the gold rush.

Emily : summer of gold —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2004
23 available of 24 items

During summer holidays in 1897 Emily restores a lost dog to health and sees many prospectors come through Victoria on their way to the Klondike.

Building bridges —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2003
31 available of 32 items

When Emily begins to include Mei Yuk, a Chinese immigrant, in her social life, she finds things change between her and her best friend.

Les pirates du capitaine McKee —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2008
1 available of 1 items

The pirates of Captain McKee —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
1996
18 available of 18 items

Kate's castle —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
1992
7 available of 7 items

Cougar Cove —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2004
9 available of 9 items

"Sam's vacation at her cousins' is nothing like she'd expected, and she's often left to her own devices. A chance discovery gives her a sense of self-worth and a memory that will last forever. By the award-winning auth...

Midnight in the mountains —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
1998
8 available of 9 items

Kate's castle —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
0 available of 1 items

Emma and the silk train —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
1997
17 available of 17 items

A fictional account of an actual silk train derailment that took place in September 1927 along the Fraser River in British Columbia.

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