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Hey Canada!
Hey Canada!
Written by Vivien Bowers, Illustrated by Milan Pavlovic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492554
Our Price: $19.95
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Hey Canada!

Written by Vivien Bowers
Illustrated by Milan Pavlovic


Format: Hardcover, 72 pages
On Sale: May 8, 2012
Price: $19.95

Gran has decided that she is taking nine-year-old Alice and eight-year-old Cal on a road trip across Canada “before she’s old and creaky.” With a sparkling combination of poems, silly songs, tweets and blogs, the trio records the trip for readers everywhere to share. Starting in St. John’s Newfoundland, where they... Read more >
Rain Tonight
Rain Tonight
Written by Steve Pitt, Illustrated by Heather Collins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490888
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Rain Tonight
A Story of Hurricane Hazel
Written by Steve Pitt
Illustrated by Heather Collins


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $5.99

The weather forecast for the evening of October 15, 1954 was simply “rain tonight.” In fact, the hurricane was a devastating one. The storm swept from North Carolina up into Canada. In Toronto, Ontario, the official death count was 81, but it was probably much higher because the many people living... Read more >
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A Northern Alphabet
A Northern Alphabet
Written by Ted Harrison
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769603
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A Northern Alphabet

Written by Ted Harrison


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

A is for Arctic, B for Bering Sea, C for Clyde River – and Z for Zangeza Bay – all to be explored above the 60th parallel.


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A Prairie Alphabet
A Prairie Alphabet
Written by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet, Illustrated by Yvette Moore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887769375
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A Prairie Alphabet

Written by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet
Illustrated by Yvette Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $7.95

When most people think of the prairies, they picture endless flat plains, miles of farms with grain waving in the wind, gentle, undulating hills, and vast cattle ranches. But to the people who live there, particularly the children, the prairies are much more.

A Prairie Alphabet offers the adult and child alike... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
National Geographic Countries of the World: Canada
National Geographic Countries of the World: Canada
Written by Brian Williams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426305733
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Canada

Written by Brian Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: August 11, 2009
Price: $12.95

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The Day I Became a Canadian
The Day I Became a Canadian
Written by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet, Illustrated by Song Nan Zhang
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887768927
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The Day I Became a Canadian
A Citizenship Scrapbook
Written by Jo Bannatyne-Cugnet
Illustrated by Song Nan Zhang


Format: Trade Paperback, 24 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Price: $10.95

On a snowy morning, little Xiao Ling Li and her parents are about to take part in a ceremony — one that will make them Canadian citizens. To record the day for her new brother or sister, she decides to keep a scrapbook to treasure the day.

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Mirror with a Memory
Mirror with a Memory
Written by Janice Weaver
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887767470
Our Price: $24.95
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Mirror with a Memory
A Nation's Story in Photographs
Written by Janice Weaver


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $24.95

Canada and the art of photography came into existence together in the middle of the nineteenth century. Both had shaky beginnings — one was an upstart country struggling to emerge from the shadow of its great neighbor, the other a rough art form capable of capturing only blurred, grainy images —... Read more >
National Geographic Countries of the World: Canada
National Geographic Countries of the World: Canada
Written by Brian Williams
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426300257
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National Geographic Countries of the World: Canada

Written by Brian Williams


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: April 10, 2007
Price: $27.90

National Geographic invites young readers to look North—to the world's second largest country. Learn how Canada boasts more lakes than any other country, and why its geological, climatic, and ecological variety make it a geographer's wonderland. Look back to a time when timber, minerals, and fresh water reserves initially attracted settlers... Read more >
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Rain Tonight
Rain Tonight
Written by Steve Pitt, Illustrated by Heather Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887766411
Our Price: $6.95
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Rain Tonight
A Story of Hurricane Hazel
Written by Steve Pitt
Illustrated by Heather Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2004
Price: $6.95

The weather forecast for the evening of October 15, 1954 was simply “rain tonight.” In fact, the hurricane was a devastating one. The storm swept from North Carolina up into Canada. In Toronto, Ontario, the official death count was 81, but it was probably much higher because the many people living... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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