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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 drag …

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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 …

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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 eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: bullying, new experience, business, careers, occupations, friendship

Sixteen-year-old Bailey struggles with her job but stays because she loves the stories of the area—including the legend of a local ghost.

Bailey is working at her first summer job, as a cabin girl at a fly-in fishing camp at Witch Lake. 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 Pavlović
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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Pisim Finds Her Miskanaw

by William Dumas, illustrated by Leonard Paul
edition: eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 6
tagged: native canadian, pre-confederation (to 1867), girls & women, business, careers, occupations

NOW REVISED! This edition features updated Rocky Cree translations and an expanded glossary, augmented with new maps to give a more detailed look at Pīsim’s journey. These enhancements make this book a great tool for teachers and a great addition to any library.

Out of an important archaeological discovery came this unique story about a week in t …

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Our Corner Store

by Robert Heidbreder, illustrated by Chelsea O'Byrne
edition: eBook
  • 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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