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Initiation à l'héritage culturel

illustrated by Scot Ritchie
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: diversity & multicultural

 

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Nous, les êtres humains, habitons un seul monde, n’avons qu’un seul soleil et qu’une seule lune, mais nous sommes tous différents. Tout le monde a une histoire différente. Quel meilleur moyen de le montrer et d’en être fier que d’organiser un festival sur l’héritage? Aidez cinq amis à préparer u …

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The Winter Party

With 2-Way Sequins!

by Kim Thompson, illustrated by Vanessa Forte
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 18
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: deer, moose & caribou, bears, birds, foxes, rabbits

The Winter Fairy is preparing a big party. She sends the Little Snowman to deliver invitations to all the animals living near the castle. The brave Little Snowman must convince hesitant guests, listen to their worries and even dare to go into a dark cave! Will he manage to gather everyone in time for the Winter Party? A genlte story about helpfulne …

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Mom Marries Mum!

by Ken Setterington, illustrated by Alice Priestley
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: lgbt, marriage & divorce

A brother and sister are thrilled that their mom and mum are getting married! ! A beautiful celebration of a loving family celebrating an important day together.

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Siha Tooskin Knows the Love of the Dance

by Charlene Bearhead & Wilson Bearhead, illustrated by Chloe Bluebird Mustooch
edition: eBook
  • age: 9 to 11
  • Grade: 3 to 5
tagged: native canadian, dance, new experience, manners & etiquette

Paul Wahasaypa—Siha Tooskin—has invited his friend, Jeff, to a powwow. It’s Jeff’s very first powwow, and is he ever nervous! What if he says or does the wrong thing? Grass dancers, Fancy Shawl dancers, Chicken dancers—what does it all mean? Follow along as Jeff learns all about the dances and their beautiful traditions. See you at the po …

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Violet Shrink - Braille Edition

Braille Edition

by Christine Baldacchino, illustrated by Carmen Mok
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: emotions & feelings

In this powerful story from Christine Baldacchino, author of Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress, a young girl navigates social anxiety at family gatherings and works with her father to find a solution. This Braille edition consists of the original book with Braille overlays added by hand. Each edition is made on demand, and Groundwood Books …

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Violet Shrink

by Christine Baldacchino, illustrated by Carmen Mok
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: emotions & feelings

In this powerful story from Christine Baldacchino, author of Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress, a young girl navigates social anxiety at family gatherings and works with her father to find a solution.

Violet Shrink doesn’t like parties. Or bashes, or gatherings. Lots of people and lots of noise make Violet’s tummy ache and her hands swe …

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The Promise Basket

by Bill Richardson, illustrated by Slavka Kolesar
edition: eBook
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: k to 3
tagged: multigenerational, homelessness & poverty

From award winning author Bill Richardson and highly acclaimed illustrator Slavka Kolesar comes a beautiful story about the love between a mother and daughter where a promise makes the perfect gift.

A stone when it’s thrown can damage, can break,
but nothing can shatter the promise I make.

So begins the poem a mother writes on a scrap of paper. She …

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