Our Lives: Diary, Memoir, and Letters Series

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  1. Under the Nakba Tree
    In this moving memoir, a Palestinian man recalls his childhood in Canada and the struggles he faced at the intersection of indigeneity, national identity, and marginality.... Learn More
    Published: 1st April 2019
    Paperback | £21.99
  2. Amma’s Daughters
    As a young woman, Amma joined forces with a band of revolutionary freedom fighters. Later, in her work with the Mahatma Gandhi-led Civil Disobedience movement, she was connected with a vast network of women whose courage and activism... Learn More
    Published: 1st September 2018
    Paperback | £25.99
  3. The Wolves at My Shadow
    Ingelore Rothschild was twelve years old when she was whisked out of her home in 1936. It was her first step on a cross-continent journey to Japan, where she and her parents sought refuge from rising anti-Semitism in Nazi Germany.... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2017
    Paperback | £19.99
  4. My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell
    Paperback | £15.99
  5. Leaving Iran
    An intimate portrait of one family’s displacement after the 1979 Iranian Revolution and their search for identity.... Learn More
    Published: 20th January 2016
    Paperback | £19.99
  6. Rocks in the Water, Rocks in the Sun
    A poor man’s first-hand account of the punishing realities of daily life in Haiti from the final years of the Duvalier dictatorship to the year following the 2010 earthquake.... Learn More
    Published: 2nd December 2014
    Paperback | £20.99
  7. Mission Life in Cree-Ojibwe Country
    The previously unpublished memoirs of mother and son from a prominent missionary family living near Norway House in the early 1900s.... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2014
    Paperback | £25.99
  8. Xwelíqwiya
    Here the story of a B.C. First Nations woman, whose people were for many years both silent and silenced, is carefully recorded.... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2013
    Paperback | £31.00
  9. Man Proposes, God Disposes
    A crystal clear evocation of another time and place and a compelling meditation on hope and loss.... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2013
    Paperback | £25.99
  10. Letters from the Lost
    On March 15, 1939, Helen Waldstein’s father snatched his stampedexit visa from a distracted clerk to escape from Prague with his wifeand child. As the Nazis closed in on a war-torn Czechoslovakia, onlyletters from their extended... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2010
    Paperback | £20.99
  11. A Very Capable Life
    Zarah Petri was just a little girl when her family left Hungary to finda new life in Canada in the 1920s. She showed spunk and a greatimagination that would serve her well as a new immigrant and youngmarried woman. Zarah and her... Learn More
    Published: 1st December 2009
    Paperback | £20.99