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I seem to recall quite enjoying this.
Still wish I’d taken that Historical walk which even Mrs. Harper did..I know –Find-a-Buddy!

BTY, this area is still full of Secords; one of my city councillors WAS a Secord;my MPP [’til recently, the longest-serving MPP in the ONT. Legislature] is on Secord DRIVE…

$CDN 4.95
DustCover has completely fallen apart


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ADDED 18-03-21: I should have explained that this is “the moving story of Japanese CDNS during WWII…through the eyes of a young girl.”

To understand me & mine, it’s helpful to read this book and why my Uncle felt more @ home in Brasil* than he did in  his country of birth.

The ‘Legacy’ SHOULD have been that this is part of the Canadian curriculum…me…I found it decades ago browsing in the CanLit section just AFTER high school.

*Brasil has the second-largest population of Japanese next to Japan.

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I purchased this for my ex-husband, but it never got to him.  I can’t even remember if I’ve read it, but I love HER MUSIC, so I will.


$USA 17.95;
CDN 24.95 (!);
a) Blow-Out 9.99;

b) Special 1.99

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I knew I was going to like this, especially as at  pp17…[format].

After a night’s reflection, I’m giving it FIVE Stars…although I’ve had a problem w/ the whole-star-thing since DayOne.

Finished 18-FEB-11 @ 727PM
Ms. Speak is from Woodstock {home of Justin Bieber?, SVP], and now Ottawa.
HardCover Random House Canada $32.95; $1

That’s All Folks!

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I LOVE Mercer’s ‘rants.’  [Some] now read as dated, but still made me laugh.
Will keep for now.

HardCover $29.95!

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I purchased this thinking I should know the local hx
SCOURED it when a neighbour said she thot I had come here due to the City’s hx of Spiritualism – OF WHICJH THERE WAS NARY A DROP.


©1987 $CDN 28.95!

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Some word processors, such as Microsoft Word, allow you to input special characters by using Control key shortcut combinations.
Press and hold the Control key (Ctrl on you keyboard), then press the special key indicated.  Release the two keys, then press the key for the letter you want accented.

l’accent aigu Ctrl- (Apostrophe)
l’acdfent grave Ctrl-` (Key just to the left of the 1 key)
l’accent circonflexe Ctrl-^ (Karrot or shift 6, you will have to press Ctrl, Shift and 6 at the same time)
le tréma Ctrl-: (Colon, you will have to press Ctrl, Shift and ; at the same time)
La cédille Ctrl-, (Comma)

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