amazon.ca

Thousands of Canadian-authored kids and YA books

Classics

Showing 1-10 of 250 books

rated!
rated!

Anne's Kindred Spirits

by Kallie George, illustrated by Abigail Halpin
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: chapter books, friendship, classics

The sweet and funny second book in a new early-reader series, starring the spirited and outspoken Anne Shirley as she makes friends and settles into life at Green Gables -- with a few hijinks along the way, of course!

Anne is nervous and excited to meet Diana, a neighbor girl who she just knows will be a kindred spirit. She's even more excited when …

rated!
rated!

The Paper Bag Princess (unabridged)

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: humorous stories, imagination & play, classics

The modern classic is now in a sturdy format featuring the complete original text.

Readers asked and we answered: the world’s favorite feminist fairy tale is now available in board with the original story intact. The large 9” x 9” trim makes this version of The Paper Bag Princess perfect for reading together. 

First published in 1980, and with …

rated!
rated!

Lit for Little Hands: Anne of Green Gables

adapted by Brooke Jorden, illustrated by Olga Skomorokhova
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: classics

"People laugh at me because I use big words. But if you have big ideas, you have to use big words to express them, haven't you?"

Fall in love with the precocious Anne Shirley all over again! Filled with interactive wheels and pull-tabs, and lavishly illustrated, Lit for Little Hands: Anne of Green Gables is an unprecedented kid's introduction to L. …

rated!
rated!

The Paper Bag Princess 40th anniversary edition

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko, preface by Chelsea Clinton, foreword by Francesca Segal, afterword by Ann Munsch
edition: eBook
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: humorous stories, classics, girls & women

An empowerment-focused keepsake edition of one of the world’s best-loved picture books.

40 years. 7 million copies. 1 kick-ass princess who has inspired generations of readers to stand up for themselves.

How do you celebrate an occasion as special as 40 years in print for a book as beloved as The Paper Bag Princess? You track down some of the most …

rated!
rated!

The Paper Bag Princess 40 anniv. edn 5c signed carton

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko, preface by Chelsea Clinton, foreword by Francesca Segal, afterword by Ann Munsch
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: classics

An empowerment-focused keepsake edition of one of the world’s best-loved picture books.

40 years. 7 million copies. 1 kick-ass princess who has inspired generations of readers to stand up for themselves.

How do you celebrate an occasion as special as 40 years in print for a book as beloved as The Paper Bag Princess? You track down some of the most …

rated!
rated!

Je t'aimerai toujours

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Sheila McGraw
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: classics

Les libraires ont vendu plus de 30 millions de copies de Je t'aimerai toujours en couverture souple et rigide.

Maintenant, nous avons une version française en édition tout-carton, imprimée sur du carton blanc et net, et lég rement réduit en taille pour les petites mains.

Pourtant, il contient chaque mot de l'original, très apprécié par des …

rated!
rated!

The Penguin and the Pea

illustrated by Janet Perlman, narrator Bob Olivier
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: self-esteem & self-reliance, love & romance, classics, clothing & dress, adaptations, humorous stories

When a lonely Penguin Prince meets the Penguin Princess of his dreams, he asks for her fin in marriage. But can she pass the pea test and prove that she is a real princess?

Janet Perlman, an award-winning animator, creates a colorful cartoon kingdom of penguin characters that are expressive and charming. This retelling of the classic tale is guarant …

rated!
rated!

Classic Munsch Moods

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 1 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: emotions & feelings, classics, imagination & play

All the feels, Classic Munsch-style

Your favorite Classic Munsch characters are back, here to help young Munsch fans understand and articulate their feelings. Elizabeth and other familiar friends are joined by new faces to demonstrate the wonderful range of emotions we can experience in a day. With three new illustrations by Michael Martchenko, Clas …

rated!
rated!

The Paper Bag Princess Tote Bag (Three Pack)

illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Mixed media
tagged: classics

Show off your love for the original feminist picture book, The Paper Bag Princess with this empowering tote bag.
•    Sturdy 10 oz. natural canvas
•    14” wide by 15.5” high with a 3” gusset to fit all your books
•    12” handle fits your shoulder without hitting the ground

Show editions