When Orkneywoman Rose is shipwrecked on the shores of Rupert's Land, she falls in love with a half-caste man, Alexander. When she shuns him after the death of her father, he leaves. Unable to bear their separation, and with the young country on the brink of war, Alexander returns to reclaim her love.
In June 1899, the Reverend Charles Lauchlan's industrious life as a young Presbyterian minister is knocked off the rails when he learns that his former university roommate has been arrested on murder charges and he is called in to help.
After the brutal murder of his brother and the release of his killers, Warren, drifts aimlessly for decades, estranged from the rest of his family and struggling with the guilt that he feels. But when the U.S. Justice Department begins re-opening similar cases more than forty years later, he dedicates himself to ...
All Else Is Folly – By Peregrine Acland; Foreword by Ford Madox Ford; Introduction by Brian Busby | Dundurn One of Canada's most painful and breathtaking pictures of a soldier's life during the First World War. #WWI