Menu

Cart

Non-Fiction (48)

a/long prairie lines

ISBN 9780888011435
$16.95
Base price with tax $16.95
Sales price $16.95
Sales price without tax $16.95

These prairie long-poems collectively impart a long-range vision of prairie space, sweeping through the country with narrative, documentary, and imaginative landscaping.

Read more...

Beavers Eh to Bea

ISBN 9780888012494
$14.95
Base price with tax: $14.95
Sales price: $14.95
Sales price without tax: $14.95

Beavers Eh to Bea is the story of Lil Anderson, a well known scientist in the Lake of the Woods area, as she cares for, and falls in love with, an orphaned beaver named Eh. Readers will enjoy the heart-warming story of Eh-the-Beaver's life, full of trials and triumphs, but they will also get a first-hand look at the ways of Canadian wildlife.

Read more...

Beginnings

ISBN 9780920541944
$12.95
Base price with tax: $12.95
Sales price: $12.95
Sales price without tax: $12.95

The semi-autobiographical life of Dorothy Livesay is told through this collection of short stories that sees young Winnipegger, Elizabeth, discover that childhood isn’t always as easy as it looks.

Read more...

Best Possible Face

ISBN 9780888010971
$17.95
Base price with tax: $17.95
Sales price: $17.95
Sales price without tax: $17.95

L.B. Foote was Winnipeg's premiere commercial photographer during the city's exuberant period of rapid growth in the early 1900s. His images of the General Strike and of visiting royalty have become national treasures. This collection by the "Dean of Canadian press photographers" recreates the glory and sheer vitality of that era, but also documents the social injustices and poverty that accompany boom and boosterism.

Read more...

Beyond Borders

ISBN 9780888011657
$14.95
Base price with tax: $14.95
Sales price: $14.95
Sales price without tax: $14.95

A night spent in a roadside motel, a Roman arena discovered in southeastern Manitoba, and a pair of small but observant figurines fill this anthology of Canadian and American writers from the prairies. Beyond Borders includes the works of well-known literary names like Carol Shields, Di Brandt, David Arnason, and Robert Kroetsch.

Read more...

Black Taxi

ISBN 9780888011985
$19.95
Base price with tax: $19.95
Sales price: $19.95
Sales price without tax: $19.95

Black Taxi is Kendall Hunter's personal account, in words and photographs, of her year spent working, living, and documenting South Africa's journey to freedom.

Read more...

Body, Inc.

ISBN 9780888011909
$16.95
Base price with tax: $16.95
Sales price: $16.95
Sales price without tax: $16.95

Pamela Banting charts out a new interface between poetic translation and literature in her informative book, Body, Inc.

Read more...

Broken Wing, Falling Sky

ISBN 9780888013316c
$21.95
Base price with tax: $21.95
Sales price: $21.95
Sales price without tax: $21.95

An encounter with medical bureaucracy helps paint the portrait of a family growing together while they learn to let go. In Broken Wing, Falling Sky, Fran Muir gives us a moving memoir of her mother and a portrait of a complicated mother-daughter relationship in which much was left unspoken.

Read more...

Bugs, Sweat & Fears

ISBN 9780888012340
$14.95
Base price with tax: $14.95
Sales price: $14.95
Sales price without tax: $14.95

"Fun for the whole family, all wrapped up in a tasty mix of stories, good ideas, and practical advice. Al Bayne has been there and back, and will help you do the same."
- James Raffan, author of Fire in the Bones

Read more...

Chinese Brushstrokes

ISBN 9780888012098
$16.95
Base price with tax: $16.95
Sales price: $16.95
Sales price without tax: $16.95

In the autumn of 1998, nine months before the Tiananmen Uprising, Sandra Hutchison traveled to Anhui Province, China, to teach English literature. Chinese Brushstrokes tells of Hutchison's pilgrimage to the top of a holy Buddhist mountain, a sojourn in a village deep in the Chinese countryside, encounters with local peasants and famous artists, and the rise of the Democracy Movement in Beijing, Shanghai and Heifei.

Read more...

Contemporary Manitoba Writers

ISBN 9780888011527
$14.95
Base price with tax: $14.95
Sales price: $14.95
Sales price without tax: $14.95

During the past 20 years, Manitoba has experienced an astonishing surge of literary activity, dazzling in its diversity and in its divergence from conventional writerly wisdom.

Read more...

Crossing the River

ISBN 9780888011282
$14.95
Base price with tax: $14.95
Sales price: $14.95
Sales price without tax: $14.95

In Crossing the River, thirteen Canadian and European scholars contribute essays to celebrate the life and work of Margaret Laurence.

Read more...
Subscribe to this RSS feed

Turnstone Press

206-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, MB   R3B 1H3
CANADA
 
Ph: 204-947-1555; Toll Free: 888-363-7718
 

Turnstone Press acknowledges the support of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Manitoba Arts Council, the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund, and the Province of Manitoba through Manitoba Culture Heritage, Tourism and Sport.

Log In or Register

fb iconLog in with Facebook