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Listed: Nova Scotia

Next in our cross-Canada Listed tour, this week I’m featuring fiction that takes place in Nova Scotia.

  1. Fall on your Knees by Ann-Marie MacDonald. Originally Published 1996. LT.
  2. The Birth House by Ami Mckay. Originally Published 2006. LT.
  3. Barometer Rising by Hugh MacLennan. Originally Published 1941. LT.
  4. No Great Mischief by Alistair MacLeod. Originally Published 2000. LT.
  5. Fog Magic by Julia L. Sauer. Originally Published 1943. LT.
  6. The Mountain and the Valley by Ernest Buckler. Originally Published 1952. LT.
  7. Mercury by Hope Larson. Originally Published 2010. LT.
  8. Down the Coaltown Road by Sheldon Currie. Originally Published 2002. LT.
  9. The Gravesavers by Sheree Fitch. Originally Published 2005. LT.
  10. The Halifax Connection by Marie Jakober. Originally Published 2007. LT.

What other fiction books can you think of that take place in Nova Scotia?

Do you like this feature? You should also check out Librarian’s Book Reviews’ Listless Monday and A Bookshelf Monstrosity’s Books By A Theme.

Posted by Courtney Wilson @ 8:35 am July 12, 2010.
Category: Listed

  • rachel

    a good list from my favourite province in canada!

  • Kailana

    You are missing Lesley Choyce… There’s a couple I haven’t read. I really need to read The Mountain and the Valley. I live there and I have owned the book forever!

  • Lahni

    I loved Rockbound by Frank Parker Day.