Books tagged: Political

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Using Power Well

By Bob Williams
With Benjamin Isitt & Thomas Bevan

The compelling memoir of former British Columbia cabinet minister Bob Williams weaves his political and economic insights with the story of his unconventional life.

In Using Power Well, former provincial politician Bob Williams tells his atypical life story. Beginning with his ... Read more

Vic City Express

By Yannis Tsirbas
Translated by Fred A. Reed

It could be happening here…or there. Today the place is Greece, wracked by a crisis that has pushed people to the brink. Two strangers meet in a train headed for Athens. One spews out his disgust at the foreigners and the poverty that have invaded the neighborhood he calls ... Read more

Where the Bodies Lie

By Mark Lisac

"Sins don't destroy people here. Dreams do. "

In a small city somewhere in an oil-rich Canadian province just east of the Rockies, a political scandal has erupted: an aging cabinet minister has struck and killed a member of his local constituency executive with his half-ton truck, ... Read more

Where To from Here

By Bill Morneau
With John Lawrence Reynolds

 

Bill Morneau’s experience as Canada’s finance minister crystalized his vision for the country’s potential for growth and prosperity. Where To from Here looks backward with coolness and candor and forward with a fresh vision of all that Canada can — and must — become. ... Read more

Whipped

By William Deverell

 

Now in paperback!

Montreal journalist Lou Sabatino, under witness protection after nearly being gunned down by the Mafia, is sucked into the quirky world of a conniving Russian dominatrix who has secretly recorded herself putting the whip to the bare bottom of a high-ranking ... Read more

Y Chromosome, The

By Leona Gom

The Y Chromosome challenges the reader to meet an all-woman society of the future. The few remaining men live in hiding. When one of these men is discovered, the resulting conflict threatens both worlds. The futurist society was developed by necessity and is far from perfect, ... Read more

You, Kwaznievski, You Piss Me Off

By John Lavery

You, Kwaznievski, You Piss Me Off deals with crimes that remain unsolved. Some are unpleasant and brutal, some of doubtful importance—others might even be considered useful. But most are ambiguous, difficult to reconstruct, and the result of misunderstandings or miscommunication. ... Read more