Audio CD and physical braille service is available again
Production and distribution of audio CDs and physical braille have resumed. Stay up to date about CELA's response to COVID at celalibrary.ca/covid-19.
Showing 1 - 20 of 583 items
By Flora Thompson. 1967
By Marion Chesney. 1994
Mrs. Budge, another of Sir Philip's paramours, is allowed to stay at the hotel, but she is lazy and eats… all day. A guest named Lady Carruthers arrives, and to hide her age, dresses her 19-year old daughter as a school girl. The poor relations must deal with Mrs. Budge, find Arabella a husband and trounce her terrible mother. Sequel to "Mrs. Budley falls from grace" (DC12531), followed by Colonel Sandhurst to the rescue" (DC13445). 1994. (The Poor Relations ; 4)
By Ruby M Ayres. 1983
A ship trip to Port Said is suddenly enlivened when the sparkling Rocky joins the ship at Toulon. She makes… an enormous impact on the rest of the passengers who find themselves warming to her delightful charm and friendly ways. Relationships form and emotions are stirred at sea, and Rocky plays a hand in the excitements of the voyage. 1983.
By Roch Carrier. 1988
Un enfant très très sage s'éveille à lui-même, au monde, et parle familièrement à Dieu. L'enfant le prie à haute… voix et le questionne: "Pourquoi la vie est compliquée?" Le monde est trop grand, l'enfant est trop petit. À chaque question, c'est toujours un miracle ou un mystère qui répond. 1988.
By Robert Sabatier. 2003
By L. M Montgomery, Hélène Rioux. 1991
Dixième titre de la série Anne qui a conquis les publics de monde entier. Dans ces chroniques littéraires du merveilleux,… l'auteure évoque comme toujours des personnages attachants qui évoluent dans les paysages ensorcelants de l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard. c1991. Titre uniforme: Further chronicles of Avonlea.
By L. M Montgomery, Hélène Rioux. 1991
Romancière connue et lue dans le monde entier, Lucy Maud Montgomery poursuit dans ces 12 chroniques les aventures d'Anne Shirley… et de ses amis. Qui dit chronique dit conte. Lire Lucy Maud Montgomery, c'est avoir envie de conter aux autres l'histoire des personnages et des paysages de notre vie. Douze invitations à s'émerveiller dans les paysages envotants de l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard. Suivi de "Chroniques d'Avonlea II" (FD02524). 1991, c1912. Titre uniforme: Chronicles of Avonlea.
By D. E. Dorothy Emily Stevenson. 1947
The war is over, and to fill in the months before her husband's demobilisation, Mrs Tim gets a job as… assistant to the formidably tough Miss Clutterbuck, who has converted her large house in the Border Country into a private hotel. Mrs Tim is determined to find the chinks in Miss Clutterbuck's armour. 1947.
By L. M Montgomery. 1935
When she was twenty, nearly everyone thought Patricia Gardiner ought to be having beaus - except Pat herself. For Pat,… Silver Bush was both home and heaven, and she was too busy planning the Christmas family reunion, entertaining a countess, playing matchmaker, and preparing for the arrival of the new hired man. Yet as those she loved started to move away, Pat began to question the wisdom of her choice of Silver Bush over romance. 1988, c1935.
By Jean-Noël Pancrazi. 1995
By Elin Hilderbrand. 2015
Entremetteuse chevronnée de l'île de Nantucket, Dabney peut se targuer d'une quarantaine de couples heureux à son actif. Mais lorsque… Clendenin Hughes, l'homme qui lui a brisé le coeur vingt-sept ans plus tôt, refait surface, toutes ses certitudes sur l'amour semblent disparaître et la laissent désemparée face au choix qui se présente à elle. 2015.
By Christian Signol. 2007
By Danielle Steel. 1994
Noël 1952, dans une paisible petite ville américaine, c'est l'effondrement d'une famille éprouvée par le décès de leur benjamine à… la suite d'une méningite. Le cadeau que le ciel lui a trop vite retiré lui sera restitué quelques années plus tard à la naissance de l'enfant de l'ainé. 1994.
By Angela Thirkell. 1998
As the story begun in "The Old Bank House" continues, the lives of more residents of Barsetshire are exposed. Scenes… include Marling Hall, the Cathedral Close, and Gatherum Castle. Isabel Dale, the heroine, comes into money and marries Lord Silverbridge, thus making it possible for him to stand for political office. 1998.
By Fred Secombe. 1989
Written with warmth and humour, these fictionalised memoirs of a young curate tell of his experiences when sent to a… parish in the Welsh Valleys at the end of the 2nd World War. Peopled with delightful and amusing characters, this book offers a charming picture of rural life. 1989.
By Theresa Breslin. 2006
A young man lies bleeding in the street. It's Glasgow. The Orange Walks have begun. Graham doesn't want to be… involved. He just wants to play football with his new mate, Joe. But when he witnesses a shocking moment of violence, suddenly he and Joe are involved. With Catholics, and with Protestants. With a young Muslim asylum-seeker, and his girlfriend. With all the old rivalries and fears. A gripping tale about two boys who must find their own answers - and their own way forward - in a world divided by differences. Junior High. 2006.
By Eudora Welty. 1946
A quiet novel celebrating a large Southern family. In September 1923 nine-year-old Laura travels to her cousin's wedding in the… Mississippi delta. Laura is glad to be enveloped by the family because her mother has recently died. She enjoys the boys' wildness, the girls' companionship, and her aunts' and uncles' strong love. 1991, c1946.
By Faith Addis. 2000
This series follows Faith and Brian Addis as they work to keep open their holiday home "Phyllishayes" - a roomy… farmhouse in Devon offering memorable holidays for children who may never have experienced the countryside in their lives. Sequel to "Green behind the ears", followed by "It's better than work". 2000.
By Alexander McCall Smith. 2012
By Faith Baldwin. 1972