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Griff Gets a Hand

And Other Stories

by Kit Hood & Linda Schuyler, with Eve Jennings
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
tagged: school & education, death & dying

What does it mean to be a friend, and to be loyal? The kids who live on Degrassi Steet stay friends when times are happy and when they're sad--they know how much friends can mean.

In Griff Gets a Hand and Other Stories the kids learn the ups and downs of friendship: Connie discovers how to be a real team player; Lisa remembers how important a best f …

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Danger on the Tracks

by Bill Freeman
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 13
  • Grade: 3 to 8
tagged: city & town life

Meg and Jamie Bains are driven away from their Ottawa home by the Depression of the 1870s, riding the rails and looking for work to help feed their family. But with so many grown men and women out of work, nobody wants to hire two kids, no matter how desperate they seem.

When they reach London, Ontario, there's lots of construction work under way, …

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The Birthday Party

by Michel Aubin, illustrated by Hélène Desputeaux, adapted by Shelley Tanaka
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: k to 3
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Madeleine's having a birthday! And it's extra-special, because Madeleine's birthday is February 29th!

She and her dad plan a huge party with hundreds of guests, games, clowns, a band. But, after all, her dad's apartment is pretty small. So, they manage to have a fine time...on a slightly smaller scale.

Illustrated with brilliant colour images, The Bi …

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Exit Stage Left

by William Pasnak
edition: Paperback
  • age: 10 to 17
  • Grade: 5 to 10
tagged: school & education

How could one simple school play turn Degrassi Junior High upside down and inside out?

Stephanie Kaye, president of the student body, is sure she is going to be the star. Joey Jeremiah, class clown, thinks that if he gets a part in the play, Stephanie will finally notice him. LD has more important things on her mind than the play. No one is prepare …

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Teacher's Guide Book 4 : The Minerva Program

Time Of Our Lives Series 6

by Sylvia Hill
edition: Paperback
tagged: school & education, science & technology

The Time of Our Lives books are suitable for use in any program where students are reading at approximately a grade six level.

The guide booklets feature the following: pre-reading activities, about the author sections, a variety of activities including reader's theatre, journal entries, writing options and suggestions for integrating novel study w …

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Teacher's Guide Book 5 : Storm Child

by Sylvia Hill
edition: Paperback
tagged: school & education
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Martin Meets the Pirates

And Other Stories

by Kit Hood & Linda Schuyler, with Eve Jennings
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 11
  • Grade: 3 to 6
tagged: peer pressure, emotions & feelings

What do you do when your cool new friends pressure you to do things that are dangerous--or illegal? When you've told so many lies that people don't believe you anymore? When your borrowing becomes stealing?

Martin Meets the Pirates and Other Stories shows young people who are faced with challenging dilemmas and who respond with spirit and ingenuity. …

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Casey Draws the Line

And Other Stories

by Kit Hood & Linda Schuyler, with Eve Jennings
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 11
  • Grade: 3 to 6
tagged: humorous stories, short stories

What do you do when your pet rabbit hops away? When you ignore a chain letter and get nothing but bad luck? When you're left to take care of a huge, overactive sheepdog?

Casey Draws the Line and Other Stories shows kids who are faced with challenging and amusing dilemmas and who respond with spirit and ingenuity. These stories offer delightful evide …

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Greenapple Street Blues

illustrated by Ted Staunton
edition: Paperback
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A novel for young adults

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Super String Games

by Camilla Gryski, illustrated by Tom Sankey
edition: Hardcover
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A non-fiction book for children