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Arctic adventures : exploring Canada's north by canoe and dog team.

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by Wilson, Ian; Wilson, Sally. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 5:55 hours. 917.19 Wil.
Title
Arctic adventures : exploring Canada's north by canoe and dog team.
Author
Wilson, Ian
Wilson, Sally
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
5
Time
5:55 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Canoes and canoeing--Northwest Territories
Dogsledding--Northwest Territories
Inuit--Northwest Territories--Social life and customs
Northwest Territories--Description and travel--1981--
Abstract
This is lively account of a year spent in the arctic by the authors. They travelled 3500 kilometres by canoe and dog team, lived with an Inuit family and learned how to build igloos. They share their experiences with a tone of excitement and humour that brings the North alive.
Call No.
917.19 Wil
ISBN
0-919574-43-2
Accession No.
1993101
Member Library Holdings
PLI c.3 10/93
Publisher
West Vancouver, B.C.: Gordon Soules Book Publishers Ltd., c1992
Producer
LSB 93-2
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At twilight in the country : memoirs of a Canadian nationalist

https://audiobooks.interlinklibraries.ca/permalink/audiobook8424
by Hurtig, Mel. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 19:10 hours. 971.064 Hur.
Title
At twilight in the country : memoirs of a Canadian nationalist
Author
Hurtig, Mel
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
15
Time
19:10 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Canada--Politics and government--1935-
Hurtig, Mel.
Nationalism--Canada.
Nationalists--Canada--Biography.
Publishers and publishing--Canada--Biography.
Abstract
Mel Hurtig was a bookseller, a political activist, a publisher and a writer. These colourful memoirs follow him from a young man to his mature years as a speaker and political strategist. Along the way he had brushes with Pierre Trudeau and a cast of political icons. He helped form the Council of Canadians and the National Party of Canada.
Call No.
971.064 Hur
ISBN
0-7737-2978-X
Accession No.
1998036
Member Library Holdings
PLI c.6 5/98
Publisher
Toronto : Stoddart, 1996.
Producer
LSB 1998-02
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by Barrett, Dave. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 7:20 hours. 971.1 Bar.
Title
Barrett
Author
Barrett, Dave
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
6
Time
7:20 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Barrett, Dave, 1930-- .
British Columbia--Politics and government--1972--1975.
Politicians--British Columbia--Biography.
Abstract
This is a memoir of one of B.C.'s most colourful politicians. He served as Premier for three years in the early 1970s, and introduced a blizzard of legislative reforms which had lasting effect. He went on to become a talk show host and then shifted to federal politics as an MP who took a run for the NDP leadership.
Call No.
971.1 Bar
ISBN
1-55054-426-8
Accession No.
1996200
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 5/97 - PLI
Publisher
Vancouver: Douglas, 1995
Producer
LSB 97-2
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Bent props and blow pots : a pioneer remembers northern bush flying

https://audiobooks.interlinklibraries.ca/permalink/audiobook12929
by Terpening, Rex. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 12:00 hours. 629.13 Ter.
Title
Bent props and blow pots : a pioneer remembers northern bush flying
Author
Terpening, Rex
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
9
Time
12:00 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Bush flying--Canada, Northern.
Bush pilots--Canada, Northern--Biography.
Abstract
Terpening's beat stretched from Fort McMurray to the Arctic Ocean, and his remarkable bush-flying stories tell of planes wandering lost over unmapped muskeg, perilous rescue missions, dogged searches and emergency landings. These stories are derived from the journals he kept.
Call No.
629.13 Ter
ISBN
1-55017-287-5
Accession No.
2004020
Member Library Holdings
PLI 7/04
Publisher
Madeira Park, B.C. : Harbour Publishing, 2003.
Producer
PLI 2004-01
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by Connelly, Michael. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Mystery. DAISY. 11:05 hours. M Con.
Title
Blood work
Author
Connelly, Michael
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
11:05 hours
Genre
Mystery
Abstract
Terrell McCaleb, a former FBI investigator of serial murders, was leading a quiet life as he recovered from a heart transplant. But he became hooked on a newspaper story about an unsolved murder. He took up the case. What first looked like a random crime takes on more baffling and horrific angles than anything he had ever encountered.
Call No.
M Con
ISBN
0-316-15399-0
Accession No.
2007209
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 2/07
CPL C.9 06/10
FV c.2 2/07
NVC c.5 2/07
NVD C.8 05/10
PM c.6 2/07
VPL c.1 2/07
WV C.7 05/10
Publisher
Boston : Little Brown & Co., 1998.
Producer
LSB 1999-06
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by Kinsella, W.P. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. General Fiction. Audiobook. 6:10 hours. F Kin.
Title
Box socials
Author
Kinsella, W.P.
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
5
Time
6:10 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Set in Alberta in the years following the Great Depression, this story is told by young Jamie O'Day. In a warm-hearted style, he describes the eccentric townsfolk, including "truckbox" Al McClintock, the hot-blooded Chalupa girl, and Bertha Sigurdson, the social outcast. Love, loss of innocence, and the value of community bind them together.
Call No.
F Kin
ISBN
0-00-223752-0
Accession No.
1993164
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.2 11/93
Publisher
Toronto : HarperCollins, c1991.
Producer
LSB 93-3
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by McGeachie, Pixie. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 2:55 hours. 971.133 Mcg.
Title
Burnaby: a proud century
Author
McGeachie, Pixie
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
3
Time
2:55 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Burnaby (B.C.)--History
Abstract
This is a collection of historical highlights which chronicle Burnaby's growth and development since receiving its charter in 1892. It was published to mark the municipality's centennial.
Call No.
971.133 Mcg
ISBN
0-921926-08-1
Accession No.
1992557
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.2 10/92
Publisher
Vancouver, B.C.: Opus Productions Inc., 1991.
Producer
LSB, 1992
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by Braun, Lilian Jackson. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Mystery. DAISY. 5:55 hours. M Bra.
Title
The cat who knew a cardinal
Author
Braun, Lilian Jackson
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
5:55 hours
Genre
Mystery
Abstract
Jim Qwilleran's expectations for a quiet life in Pickax are interrupted by the local people and animals. Then the body of the despised high school principal is found in his orchard. He fears the crime will go unsolved. Koko joins in to clear the name of the accused, but maybe their efforts are a bit late?
Call No.
M Bra
ISBN
0-399-13664-9
Accession No.
2007290
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 2/07
FV c.2 2/07
NVC c.5 2/07
NVD C.8 05/10
NW C.9 06/10
PM c.6 2/07
SPL c.4 2/07
VPL c.1 2/07
WV C.7 05/10
Publisher
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c1991.
Producer
LSB, 1992; DC10178
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by Wuest, Donna Yoshitake. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 5:20 hours. 971.15 Wue.
Title
Coldstream: the ranch where it all began
Author
Wuest, Donna Yoshitake
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
4
Time
5:20 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Coldstream Ranch--History
Fruit culture--British Columbia--History
Okanagan Valley (B.C.:Region)--History
Ranching--British Columbia--History
Abstract
Coldstream Ranch on the outskirts of the Okanagan city of Vernon is one of the oldest continually operating ranches in Canada. It was founded by Charles Houghton to provision the Cariboo Gold Rush in 1863. This is an affectionate chronicle of a historic institution.
Call No.
971.15 Wue
ISBN
1-55017-343-X
Accession No.
2006014
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 6/06
NW c.4 6/06
Publisher
Madeira Park, B.C.: Harbour Publishing Co. Ltd., 2005
Producer
PLI 2006-01
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by Bower, Tom. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 16:00 hours. 658.092 Bow.
Title
Conrad and Lady Black : dancing on the edge
Author
Bower, Tom
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
12
Time
16:00 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Amiel, Barbara.
Black, Conrad.
Businessmen--Canada--Biography.
Publishers and publishing--Biography.
Abstract
The rise and fall of media tycoon Conrad Black is rivalled in its spectacular extravagance only by the machinations of his social climbing wife, Barbara Amiel. Their's is a story of overwhelming ambition and greed. Living beyond his means, he plundered Hollinger, a public company, and was charged with fraud and corruption.
Call No.
658.092 Bow
ISBN
0-007-23234-9
Accession No.
2007038
Member Library Holdings
NW c.5 6/07
Publisher
London : HarperPress, 2006.
Producer
PLI 2007-02
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Continental dash: the Russian-American Telegraph.

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by Neering, Rosemary. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 7:45 hours. 384.1 Nee.
Title
Continental dash: the Russian-American Telegraph.
Author
Neering, Rosemary
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
6
Time
7:45 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Telegraph lines--Canada--History.
Telegraph lines--Europe--History.
Telegraph lines--United States--History.
Western Union Telegraph Expedition (1865--1867).
Abstract
The telegraph was the first instrument of rapid communication, and a revolutionary concept for the mid-nineteenth century. This is the story of the Russian-American telegraph, a massive attempt to connect the continents by poles and telegraph wires from Seattle through B.C., the Yukon, Alaska and Siberia.
Call No.
384.1 Nee
ISBN
0-920663-07-9
Accession No.
1993219
Member Library Holdings
PLI c.3 1/94
Publisher
Ganges, B.C.: Horsdal & Schubart, c1989
Producer
LSB 93-4
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Dead silence : the greatest mystery in Arctic discovery

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by Beattie, Owen; Geiger, John. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 6:00 hours. 917.194 Gei.
Title
Dead silence : the greatest mystery in Arctic discovery
Author
Beattie, Owen
Geiger, John
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
5
Time
6:00 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Archaeological expeditions--Canada, Northern.
Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--British.
Great Britain--Exploring expeditions.
Knight, James, d. 1720?
Abstract
Victoria-born Beattie again co-authors with John Geiger producing this archaeological detective story. In 1719 James Knight sailed into Hudson Bay in a search for the northwest passage. Three centuries later his two boats are discovered by Beattie and Geiger in this haunting re-creation of events.
Call No.
917.194 Gei
ISBN
0-670-84318-0
Accession No.
1995030
Member Library Holdings
PLI c.3 8/95
Publisher
Toronto : Penguin Books, 1993.
Producer
LSB 95-2
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by Johnston, Wayne. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. General Fiction. DAISY. 6:25 hours. F Joh.
Title
The divine Ryans
Author
Johnston, Wayne
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
6:25 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
This story of a strict Catholic family living in Newfoundland crackles with black Irish humour, and is told from the perspective of young Draper Doyle Ryan.
Call No.
F Joh
ISBN
0-676-97184-9
Accession No.
20061180
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 9/06
FV c.2 9/06
NVC c.5 9/06
NVD c.6 9/06
NW c.4 9/06
PLI c.1 06/17
RPL C.7 05/10
SPL C.8 06/10
Publisher
Toronto : Vintage Canada, 1999, c1990.
Producer
LSB 1999-11; CNIB DC21117
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by Tuleja, Tad. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 8:45 hours. 001.9 Tul.
Title
Fabulous fallacies
Author
Tuleja, Tad
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
7
Time
8:45 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Errors, Popular
Abstract
An unusual but fascinating collection of fallacies, historical beliefs popularly held to be true but which has no basis in fact.
Call No.
001.9 Tul
ISBN
0-517-54700-7
Accession No.
1985186
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.2 4/85
Publisher
NY, Harmony Books, 1982
Producer
LSB 1984
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by Garwood, Julie. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. General Fiction. DAISY. 17:35 hours. F Gar.
Title
For the Roses
Author
Garwood, Julie
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
17:35 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
No one ever knew what kind of strays, from animals to weary travelers, Rose Clayborne would bring home next. Sometimes her four brothers wondered whether her boarding school education did a lick of good now that their beautiful impulsive sister was back in Blue Belle, Montana.
Call No.
F Gar
ISBN
0-671-87097-1
Accession No.
20061160
Member Library Holdings
NVD C.9 05/10
NW C.10 05/10
PLI c.4 01/17
PM C.7 05/10
RPL c.5 9/06
SPL C.8 05/10
VPL c.1 9/06
WV c.6 9/06
Publisher
New York : Pocket Books, 1995.
Producer
PLSB 2001-11; CNIB DC23594
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by Butala, Sharon. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. General Fiction. DAISY. 9:20 hours. F But.
Title
Gates of the sun
Author
Butala, Sharon
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
9:20 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
Outlaw, rancher, lover, father -- this powerful portrait of a fiercely independent cowboy brings alive the vastness of Canadian prairie life. Written from a male's perspective, this is a rich, powerful, technically accomplished work that reflects Butala's love of the land.
Call No.
F But
ISBN
0-00947-535-3
Accession No.
2007284
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 2/07
FV c.2 2/07
NVC c.5 2/07
NVD C.7 05/10
RPL c.6 2/07
SPL c.4 2/07
VPL c.1 2/07
Publisher
Toronto : Harper Perennial, 1986.
Producer
PLSB 2001-07; DC23037
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by Steel, Danielle. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Romance. DAISY. 10:40 hours. R Ste.
Title
The ghost
Author
Steel, Danielle
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
DAISY
Cassettes / Disks
1
Time
10:40 hours
Genre
Romance
Abstract
After a ten-year marriage ends, all Charlie Waterston has now is the future. He is leaving his architectural job in London and returning to New York. Too devastated to work, Charlie takes a leave of absence to go skiing in Vermont. But a snow storm leaves him stranded in Massachusetts, where a stay at a bed and breakfast changes his life forever.
Call No.
R Ste
Accession No.
20061216
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.4 11/06
WV c.7 11/06
Producer
CNIB
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by Mate, Ferenc. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. General Fiction. Audiobook. 8:00 hours. F Mat.
Title
Ghost sea : a novel
Author
Mate, Ferenc
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
6
Time
8:00 hours
Genre
General Fiction
Abstract
An action-packed sea adventure that's also an anthropological thriller. Ghost sea takes the reader on a terrifying search for a kidnapped woman, into the waters and cultures of British Columbia's wild coast of nearly a century ago.
Call No.
F Mat
ISBN
0-920256-49-X
Accession No.
2007048
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.3 6/07
NW c.6 6/07
Publisher
New York, N.Y. : W. W. Norton, 2006.
Producer
PLI 2007-02
Less Detail
by Stinnett, Caskie. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Adult Non-Fiction. Audiobook. 5:40 hours. 910.4 Sti.
Title
Grand and private pleasures
Author
Stinnett, Caskie
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
5
Time
5:40 hours
Genre
Adult Non-Fiction
Subject
Voyages and travels--1951-
Abstract
A memoir of pleasurable experiences encountered by the author on his numerous travels.
Call No.
910.4 Sti
ISBN
0-316-81629-9
Accession No.
1979511
Member Library Holdings
BPL c.2 2/80
Publisher
Boston, Little, Brown, c1966, 1977
Producer
LSB 1979
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by Fitzgerald, John D. Narrated by Bryon Johnsen. Juvenile Fiction. Audiobook. 4:10 hours. JF Fit.
Title
The great brain
Author
Fitzgerald, John D.
Narrator
Bryon Johnsen
Media
Audiobook
Cassettes / Disks
4
Time
4:10 hours
Genre
Juvenile Fiction
Abstract
Part of a series of stories told by a young boy about his older brother whose `great brain' could turn almost every situation into a profitable one.
Call No.
JF Fit
Accession No.
1910004
Publisher
New York: Dial Press, 1967
Producer
LSB 1981
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