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Anne Of Windy Poplars

by L. M. Montgomery
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
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Anne Shirley has left Redmond College behind to begin a new job and a new chapter of her life away from Green Gables. Now she faces a new challenge: the Pringles. They're known as the royal family of Summerside--and they quickly let Anne know she is not the person they had wanted as principal of Summerside High School. But as she settles into the c …

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If at First You Do Not See

by Ruth Brown
edition: Hardcover
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A caterpillar has some scary adventures before becoming a beautiful butterfly. The reader needs to turn the book as he reads as there is writing around the sides of the pages.

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The Fire Station (Annikin Miniature Edition)

by Robert Munsch & Michael Martchenko
edition: Book
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: humorous stories, cars & trucks, classics

This story starts out with a familiar premise: Michael and Sheila visit a fire station. But then the Munsch flair for imaginative insight and humor take over. While the two kids are exploring a fire truck, an alarm goes off—and away go Michael and Sheila to the rescue!

About the Annikin Series: Annikins are mini books made especially for childrenâ …

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Mortimer (Annikin Miniature Edition)

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Book
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: humorous stories

Mortimer will not be quiet and go to sleep. Not for his mother, or his father, or his seventeen sisters and brothers, not even for the police.

About the Annikin Series: Annikins are mini books made especially for children—small enough to fit into tiny hands and pockets. Each book measures 3 1/2" x 3 1/2" and contains full color pages.

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Big Or Little?

by Kathy Stinson, illustrated by Robin Baird Lewis
edition: Paperback
  • age: 2 to 4
  • Grade: 1861180-6401388-1861174
tagged: beginner

This wonderful story is about a young boy and the times he feels little and the times he feels big.

Both the text and full color illustrations are presented with warmth and sensitivity and capture the world of the small child.

"Stinson's text has a simple and very pleasing rhythm. Lewis' illustrations show a thoughtful and serious little boy wor …

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A Whale Named Henry

by M. Wylie Blanchet, illustrated by Jacqueline M. Matthews
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: marine life

A great book for children by the author of the perennial bestseller, The Curve of Time. A charming story for children aged 6 to 12, in which a slightly mixed-up young killer whale loses his mother but finds a friend - a pink-toed seagull named Timothy, who is full of good advice but doesn't manage to keep Henry out of trouble as they explore the BC …

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Little Snowshoe

by Ellen Obed Bryan
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 6
  • Grade: 2 to 4
tagged: rabbits

Little Snowshoe is an easy-to-read book, which bases its storyline on the camouflage ability of the snowshoe rabbit. Set in the Arctic, the story unfolds with Little Snowshoe looking for his mother. Against the whiteness of the snow he is continually fooled by other objects that he mistakes for her. Finally, exhausted from his search, he falls asle …

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Trouble at Lachine Mill

by Bill Freeman
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 13
  • Grade: 3 to 8
tagged: colonial & revolutionary periods

Meg and Jamie Bains spend twelve hours a day sewing shirts in a loud, dim room filled with row after row of poor women and children tending their sewing machines. They're lucky to have the work.

In the 1870s Canada suffers from a terrible Depression, and the Bains have travelled the country looking for work since their father died, finally ending u …

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