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Dig It! Dump It! Build It!

illustrated by Tommy Doyle, edited by Cottage Door Press
edition: Mixed media
  • age: 2 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: business, careers, occupations, sounds

Let's all sing along with this sound book as we explore construction work, tools, and machines! Explore the construction site to learn about the tools and each kind of truck used to build, from bulldozers and dump trucks to jack-hammers and cement mixers. Push the audio buttons that correspond with the icons on the page - pushing buttons on books w …

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Great Job, Dad!

by Holman Wang
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: parents, daily activities, business, careers, occupations

A contemporary felted creation celebrating Dad's many jobs from the co-creator of Cozy Classics.

Being a dad is eleven jobs in one! 
 
This unique picture book for very young readers celebrates the many jobs being a parent encompasses: A receptionist scheduling important meetings (for playdates), an architect designing buildings (or pillow forts), …

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Great Job, Mom!

by Holman Wang
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: parents, daily activities, business, careers, occupations

A contemporary felted creation celebrating Mom's many jobs from the co-creator of Cozy Classics.

Being a mom is eleven jobs in one!
 
This unique picture book for very young readers celebrates the many jobs being a parent encompasses: A general who rallies the troops (or unruly kids), a curator of modern art (or finger paintings), an archeologist l …

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Construction Songs

illustrated by Tommy Doyle, edited by Cottage Door Press
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: business, careers, occupations, sounds

Let's all sing along with this sound book as we learn about construction work! These 10 fun tunes may sound familiar but the lyrics are all new. Explore the construction site to learn about the tools and machines we use to build, from a digger and dumper to jack-hammers and cement mixers, all while singing together! Push the audio buttons that corr …

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Lily, vedette du rock

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. Lily, elle, rêve de devenir une vedette du rock…

Sa mission : mener le groupe de musique Les Autruches poilues à la gloire! S’il fait preuve de persévérance, rien n’empêchera le groupe de d …

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Samantha's Sandwich Stand

by Sonia Saikaley, illustrated by Nathan Caro Fréchette
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: cooking & food, business, careers, occupations, diversity & multicultural

Samantha is bored. It is summer and her friends are on vacation. When she sees a lemonade stand, she wants to open one but her father convinces her to sell something different: her mother's homemade Lebanese cream cheese and cucumber pita sandwiches. But can she convince others that her sandwich treat is just as refreshing and delicious as lemonade …

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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’a …

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La nouvelle vie de Madame Bouteille (Madam Bottle's New Life)

by Angèle Delaunois, illustrated by Jacinthe Chevalier
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: recycling & green living, environment, business, careers, occupations, science & technology

During an incredible trip, Madam Bottle and her friend Mister Paper, are in for a... transformative experience! What will Madam Bottle look like after her beauty treatment?

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Wednesday Wilson Gets Down to Business

by Bree Galbraith, illustrated by Morgan Goble
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: chapter books, business, careers, occupations, humorous stories

In the first entertaining installment in a new early chapter book series, one unfortunate kale incident isn't enough to stop the unbeatable Wednesday Wilson from pursuing her entrepreneurial dreams --- or is it?

The most important thing to know about Wednesday Wilson is that she's an entrepreneur. She hasn't started any businesses yet, but she's pre …

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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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