Hoping for Home: Stories of Arrival is a short-story collection in the Dear Canada series. The book consists of eleven stories featuring all-new characters. Several of the stories were penned by previous Dear Canada authors. It was published in February 2011.


Book descriptionEdit


"Marooned in Canada" by Kit Pearson

"Ghost Town" by Shelley Tanaka

"To Get Away from All That" by Rukhsana Khan

"The Flower of the Flock" by Irene N. Watts

"The Charleston at the Trapline" by Ruby Slipperjack

"Prairie Showdown" by Paul Yee

"In the Silence of My Heart" by Lillian Boraks-Nemetz

"Entrance Certificate" by Brian Doyle

"To Learn... Even a Little" by Afua Cooper

"Out of the Ashes" by Marie-Andrée Clermont

"Hattie’s Home" by Jean Little


Main article: List of Hoping for Home characters




See alsoEdit

v - e - dDear Canada

Orphan at My Door | A Prairie as Wide as the Sea | With Nothing But Our Courage | Footsteps in the Snow
A Ribbon of Shining Steel | Whispers of War | Alone in an Untamed Land | Brothers Far from Home | An Ocean Apart
A Trail of Broken Dreams | Banished from Our Home | Winter of Peril | Turned Away | The Death of My Country
No Safe Harbour | A Rebel's Daughter | A Season for Miracles | If I Die Before I Wake | Not a Nickel to Spare
Prisoners in the Promised Land | Days of Toil and Tears | Where the River Takes Me | Blood Upon Our Land
A Desperate Road to Freedom | A Christmas to Remember | Exiles from the War | To Stand On My Own
Hoping for Home | That Fatal Night | Torn Apart | A Sea of Sorrows | Pieces of the Past | A Country of Our Own
All Fall Down | Flame and Ashes | A Time for Giving | These Are My Words

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