Books published by Phyllis Bruce Books

50 Canadians Who Changed the World

Phyllis Bruce Books | October 14, 2014 | 344 pages
Using the successful format of How the Scots Invented Canada, Ken McGoogan takes the reader on a compelling journey through the lives of 50 accomplished Canadians born in the 20th century who have changed-and often continue to change-the great wide world. McGoogan profiles an astonishing array of... More Info

Circling the Midnight Sun

Phyllis Bruce Books | September 23, 2014 | 400 pages
Over the course of three years, Jim Raffan, seasoned traveller and bestselling author-circumnavigated the globe at 66.5 degrees latitude: the Arctic Circle. Armed with his passion for the north, his interest in diverse cultures and his unquenchable sense of adventure, he set out to put a human face... More Info

Leaving Tomorrow

Phyllis Bruce Books | September 16, 2014 | 288 pages
From the Giller Prize-winning author of the #1 bestseller The Age of Hope, a thoughtful, tender, often wry novel of growing up and falling in love. In the small Alberta town of Tomorrow, young Arthur yearns for a larger life. His father prefers the love of horses and good books, while his mother is... More Info

50 Canadians Who Changed the World

Phyllis Bruce Books | September 10, 2013 | 432 pages
Amazing people who have built our present and are shaping our tomorrow Using the successful format of How the Scots Invented Canada, Ken McGoogan takes the reader on a compelling journey throughthe lives of fifty accomplished Canadians born in the 20th century who have changed—and often continue... More Info

The Massey Murder

Phyllis Bruce Books | September 6, 2013 | 352 pages
A scandalous crime, a sensational trial, a surprise verdict—the true story of Carrie Davies, the maid who shot a Massey In February 1915, a member of one of Canada’s wealthiest families was shot and killed on the front porch of his home in Toronto as he was returning from work. Carrie Davies,... More Info

The Restoration Artist

Phyllis Bruce Books | August 21, 2013 | 352 pages
The journey of a man who loses everything in one terrible moment When Leo, a young painter, arrives on La Mouche, a tiny island off the coast of Normandy, in 1966, he is in crisis, devastated by the loss of his French wife and child, who were killed in a terrorist attack in Cyprus two years... More Info

Nocturne

Phyllis Bruce Books | March 19, 2013 | 224 pages
Helen Humphreys? younger brother was gone before she could come to terms with the fact that he had terminal cancer. Diagnosed with stage 4B pancreatic cancer at the age of forty-five, he died four months later, leaving behind a grieving family. Martin was an extraordinary pianist who debuted at the... More Info

The Age of Hope

Phyllis Bruce Books | August 27, 2012 | 304 pages
Born in 1930 in a small town outside Winnipeg, beautiful Hope Koop appears destined to have a conventional life. Church, marriage to a steady young man, children - her fortunes are already laid out for her, as are the shiny modern appliances in her new home. All she has to do is stay with Roy, who... More Info

An Irish Heart

Phyllis Bruce Books | February 28, 2011 | 416 pages
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