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We Sang You Home

by Richard Van Camp, illustrated by Julie Flett
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover eBook
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: new baby, poetry (see also stories in verse), nursery rhymes, bedtime & dreams, emotions & feelings

A celebration of the bond between parent and child, this is the perfect song to share with your little ones.

In this sweet and lyrical picture book from the creators of the bestselling Little You, gentle rhythmic text captures the wonder new parents feel as they welcome baby into the world.

Internationally renowned storyteller and bestselling author …

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On vous souhaite un joyeux Noël

by Helaine Becker, illustrated by H. Werner Zimmermann
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: christmas & advent, nursery rhymes

 

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Porc-épic et ses amis sont de retour pour chanter « On vous souhaite un joyeux Noël »!

C’est la fête de Noël au café Porc-épic et tous les animaux sont là. Ils chantent devant porc-épic pour leurs friandises préférées. Les ours arrivent en premier et exigent le traditionnel pouding aux fi gues. Ils s …

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A Picnic in the Sun

Bertie and Friends Hit the Road

illustrated by Marianne Ferrer, other primary creator Clerel; Geneviève Toupin, by Christiane Duchesne & Jérôme Minière
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: music, nursery rhymes

An imaginative musical tale, comprised of a narrated story interspersed with original and traditional songs, follows four inseparable friends who love to play together. Bertie and his buddies never ever got bored with each other... except for the time when it rained for four straight weeks! That’s when they decided to repair an old boat and head …

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The Wheels on the Bus at Halloween

illustrated by Sarah Kieley
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: halloween, nursery rhymes

The favorite children's song "The Wheels on the Bus" gets a Halloween twist!

Let's ride the bus on Halloween! Who will we find inside? Grab a ticket and hop aboard for a trick-or-treat bus ride!

Families will love creating a new Halloween tradition as they sing along to this joyful, boisterous version of the classic song "The Wheels on the Bus." Wit …

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Come, Read With Me

by Margriet Ruurs, illustrated by Christine Wei
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: books & libraries, nursery rhymes, imagination & play, adaptations, bedtime & dreams

Join two young children as they begin an adventure through a world of books in this story-within-a-bedtime-story.

This metered read-aloud pays homage to classic children's literature: readers of all ages will love searching for characters they recognize from fairy tales and beloved picture books amongst the pages. Spiders weave words and mythical dr …

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Welcome Song for Baby / Ni Nikamon ‘Tawâw Nipepîmis’

by Richard Van Camp, translated by Mary Cardinal Collins, edited by Cree Literacy Network, read by Christian Down & Dolores Greyeyes Sand
edition: Audiobook
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: new baby, parents, nursery rhymes

From renowned storyteller Richard Van Camp comes a lyrical lullaby for newborns. Complemented with stunning photographs, this evocative board book is perfectly suited as a first book for every baby.
Orca Book Publishers is pleased to offer this book as a dual-language (English and Plains Cree) edition. This accessible audiobook features alternate t …

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Little You / kiya kâ-apisîsisiyan

by Richard Van Camp, illustrated by Julie Flett, translated by Mary Cardinal Collins; Cree Literacy Network, read by Christian Down & Dolores Greyeyes Sand
edition: Audiobook
also available: Paperback eBook Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: new baby, poetry (see also stories in verse), nursery rhymes

★ "Van Camp composes a lyrical ode to a newborn child, which is matched in its loveliness by Flett's exquisite, collage-like images of a young one with his or her parents.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review

Richard Van Camp, internationally renowned storyteller and bestselling author of the hugely successful Welcome Song for Baby: A Lullaby f …

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Sing Out!

Six Classic Folk Songs for Tomorrow

illustrated by Sophie Casson, other primary creator Sin and Swoon Sin and Swoon
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: music, nursery rhymes

Folk songs such as “She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain," “I’ve Been Working on the Railroad,” and “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” take on lives of their own, becoming stand-alone stories featuring several zany characters, including an acrobatic pink-haired roller-skater girl, a straw hat-wearing unshaven hillbilly astronaut, a ban …

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