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Death Finds a Way: A Janie Riley Mystery
by Lorine McGinnis Schulze

Janie Riley is an avid genealogist with a habit of stumbling on to dead bodies. She and her husband head to Salt Lake City Utah to research Janie's elusive 4th great-grandmother. But her search into the past leads her to a dark secret. Can she solve the mysteries of the past and the present before disaster strikes? Available now on Amazon.com and Amazon.ca

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Rebellion of 1837

Biography of William Lyon MacKenzie 1795 ~ 1861

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William Lyon MacKenzie was born in Scotland and came to Upper Canada after the War of 1812. He published The Colonial Advocate, a newspaper that was strongly pro government reform. In 1837, frustrated by Britain's refusal to begin democratic changes, he gathered supporters in an effort to overthrow the government. His dream was an American style democracy. After being defeated at Montgomery's Tavern and Navy Island, MacKenzie fled to the U.S.A. There he gathered sympathizers and began a series of cross border raids on Upper Canada. MacKenzie returned to Canada in 1849.

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