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Mila, Ninja

by Émilie Rivard, illustrated by Mika
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: business, careers, occupations, school & education, humorous stories

Madame Isabelle est une enseignante un peu magicienne. Dans sa classe, chaque élève peut vivre une aventure dans la peau du personnage de son choix. Toutefois, Mila la championne de karaté ne s’attendait pas à devenir une vraie ninja...

Sa mission?: livrer un poisson dans son bocal à Vicoquin. Mais Vic est un vilain garnement entouré d’ami …

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Stink and the World's Worst Super-Stinky Sneakers

by Megan McDonald, illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: business, careers, occupations, chapter books

Follow your nose to a hilarious Stink-fest no kid will want to miss!

GROSS ME OUT! STINK-O! SKUNKSVILLE!

Stink Moody’s class is going on a field trip to the Gross-Me-Out exhibit at the science museum, and he can’t wait to see the Vomit Machine, the Burp-O-Meter, and the Musical Farts. Best of all, when he gets to the Everybody Stinks exhibit, Sti …

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Nathan, astronaute

by Alain M Bergeron, illustrated by Mika
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: business, careers, occupations, humorous stories, fantasy & magic

Madame Isabelle est une enseignante un peu magicienne. Dans sa classe, chaque élève peut vivre une aventure dans la peau du personnage de son choix. Nathan, lui, rêve de devenir astronaute…

Sa mission?: trouver la petite-petite planète Verte. Avec l’aide de son ami William le copilote, Nathan affronte météorite, poissons voraces et panne d …

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Justine, chevalière

by Émilie Rivard, illustrated by Mika
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: business, careers, occupations, imagination & play, humorous stories

Madame Isabelle est une enseignante un peu magicienne. Dans sa classe, chaque élève peut vivre une aventure dans la peau du personnage de son choix. Justine, elle, rêve de devenir chevalière…

Sa mission?: délivrer la comtesse Bulles-de-Bain de la tour du Marais Moisi?! Avec l’aide de son amie Mélodie la bouffonne, Justine affronte dragon, …

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Charles, superhéros

by Alain M Bergeron, illustrated by Mika
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: business, careers, occupations, school & education, humorous stories

Madame Isabelle est une enseignante un peu magicienne. Dans sa classe, chaque élève peut vivre une aventure dans la peau du personnage de son choix. Charles, lui, rêve de devenir un vrai superhéros… Sa mission : assurer les sauvetages en tous genres! Rien n’arrête ce garçon qui multiplie les sauvetages humains, animaux et environnementaux …

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Cabin Girl

by Kristin Butcher
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Paperback eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: bullying, new experience, business, careers, occupations, friendship

Sixteen-year-old Bailey is working at her first summer job, as a cabin girl at a fly-in fishing camp at Witch Lake. She struggles with the job at first but enjoys hearing the stories of the area, including the legend of a local ghost. Then April, an older waitress with street smarts, takes Bailey under her wing and the two girls become friends. It …

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Son of Happy

by Cary Fagan, illustrated by Milan Pavlovic
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: humorous stories, business, careers, occupations, dance, emotions & feelings

How would you feel if your dad were a clown?

The boy in this story never wants to go to his friends’ birthday parties, because Happy the Clown is always there. And Happy is … his dad.

He wishes his dad had a regular job, like all the other kids’ parents. He didn’t mind his dad being a clown when he was a little kid, but now it’s just embarr …

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Our Corner Store

by Robert Heidbreder, illustrated by Chelsea O'Byrne
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: poetry (see also stories in verse), business, careers, occupations, stories in verse

This delightful novel in verse follows the adventures of a brother and sister around the neighborhood, and especially at the corner grocery store!

Race you to our corner grocery store!

Stanstones’ corner store is the heart of the neighborhood for the brother and sister in this story. They help to close the store every Saturday and save their pennie …

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