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Mordus de Munsch

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: humorous stories, imagination & play

 

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Cinq grands succès du duo Munsch-Martchenko sont réunis dans un même livre! Cette édition spéciale grand format, avec couverture rigide, comprend aussi des entrevues avec l’auteur et l’illustrateur ainsi que des notes sur le contexte ayant mené à la création des histoires.

Le livre comprend :

Une tonne d …

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Loudest Bark, The

by Gail Marlene Schwartz & Lucie Gagnon, illustrated by Amélie Ayotte
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 10
  • Grade: p to 5
tagged: lgbt, friendship

Samuel knows that their real name is Simone, but things at their house are too quiet to think about how to tell their parents. When Chloe the costume designer moves in across the street with a dog about to have puppies, life becomes bigger, more colourful, and louder. And so does Simone.

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Quels jappements!

by Lucie Gagnon & Gail Marlene Schwartz, illustrated by Amélie Ayotte
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 10
  • Grade: p to 5
tagged: lgbt, friendship

Samuel sait que son vrai prénom est Simone, mais comment le dire à ses parents quand tout est tellement silencieux à la maison ! Lorsque Chloé, une costumière, déménage en face, avec un chien qui va bientôt avoir des chiots, la vie devient plus grande, plus colorée et plus bruyante. Tout comme Simone.

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The Sour Cherry Tree

by Naseem Hrab, illustrated by Nahid Kazemi
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 12
tagged: death & dying, emotions & feelings, multigenerational, middle eastern & arab american

A heartwarming look at love, loss, and memorable objects through the eyes of a child by critically-acclaimed creators Naseem Hrab and Nahid Kazemi

"Deeply evocative ... A beautifully poignant celebration of memories of a loved one that live on in those that remain." — Kirkus Reviews – STARRED REVIEW

After her grandfather’s death, a young girl w …

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Sour Cakes

by Karen Krossing, illustrated by Anna Kwan
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: 1 to 12
tagged: emotions & feelings, imagination & play, siblings

Heavy emotions meet a deep well of understanding in this uplifting sibling story

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Two siblings wake up in two very different moods; the older one cheerful and lively, the younger feeling sad and irritable. The big sister negotiates and cajoles, tries everything she can think of to cheer her little sister up, but nothing works. She offers to go outsi …

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The Midnight Club

by Shane Goth, illustrated by Yong Ling Kang
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: 1 to 12
tagged: bedtime & dreams, imagination & play, siblings, friendship

A cozy sibling conspiracy unfolds at midnight
At the stroke of midnight, Milly wakes up her big sister, Becca. It’s time for Milly’s first Midnight Club adventure! With Becca leading the way, the siblings explore the hidden wonders of their house in the dark. They dip into Dad’s jar of jelly beans, try on Mom’s coat, and make more mischie …

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Sorry For Your Loss

by Joanne Levy
edition: eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: death & dying, jewish, friendship, orphans & foster homes

? “A heartfelt and expertly written tale of loss, family, and friendship that will have readers blinking back their tears…Beautiful and sincere.”—Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Evie Walman is not obsessed with death. She does think about it a lot, though, but only because her family runs a Jewish funeral home. At twelve, Evie already knows s …

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Grandude's Green Submarine

by Paul McCartney, illustrated by Kathryn Durst
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: multigenerational, imagination & play, humorous stories

Celebrate the fun that grandparents and grandkids can get up to in this action-packed undersea adventure—a companion picture book to Paul McCartney’s #1 New York Times bestseller Hey Grandude.
 
Grandude’s inventions are the stuff of legend, and his new green submarine doesn’t disappoint. In fact, it flies as well as submerges! Grandude whi …

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Merry Christmas, Anne

by Kallie George, illustrated by Genevieve Godbout
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: christmas & advent, girls & women, orphans & foster homes

A heartwarming holiday picture book inspired by L.M. Montgomery's beloved classic Anne of Green Gables.

It's Christmas in Avonlea, and Anne is thankful for so many things: feathery frosts and silvery seas, and wreaths as round as the moon. But most of all, she's thankful for her kindred spirits, including Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert, who adopted he …

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