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Frisson l'écureuil en camping

illustrated by Mélanie Watt
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: squirrels, humorous stories, camping & outdoor activities

 

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Frisson ne va jamais camper. Ça le rend trop anxieux. Il préfère installer une nouvelle télé afin d'écouter une émission de camping en restant assis confortablement. Mais le problème, c'est qu'il doit la brancher. Atteindre une prise de courant exige beaucoup d'entraînement et une grande maîtrise des tec …

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Ice Chips 1-4 paperback box set

Ice Chips and the Magical Rink; Ice Chips and the Haunted Hurricane; Ice Chips and the Invisible Puck; Ice Chips and the Stolen Puck

by Roy MacGregor & Kerry MacGregor, illustrated by Kim Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: hockey, time travel

If you could travel through time, who would you want to meet?

This boxed set brings together the first four titles in the beloved and bestselling Ice Chips series, by acclaimed authors Roy MacGregor and Kerry MacGregor and illustrator Kim Smith. The books feature a vibrant and inclusive cast of characters and inspiring hockey greats.

Including The Ic …

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Sunny Days

by Deborah Kerbel, illustrated by Miki Sato
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: seasons, poetry (see also stories in verse), weather, camping & outdoor activities

 

With more enticing collage art and sparkling rhyme from the creators of Snow Days, a preschooler’s celebration of sunny weather and all the activities it makes possible

Morning sun, golden skies
Softly waking sleepy eyes

For preschoolers, sunny days are full of possibility. A sunbeam on the ground is the perfect place to curl up with a furry frie …

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What We Need for Our Trip

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Nadia Sammurtok, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: beginner, camping & outdoor activities, counting & numbers

We have a lot to pack for our trip! This book features a family getting ready to go on the land and helps children build vocabulary and practise counting.

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Inside and Outside

Inuinnaqtun Edition

by Inhabit Education, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: beginner, weather

Do you like to play inside or outside? In this book, two children in Nunavut play inside and outside in different weather conditions.

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The Wonders That I Find

by Meghan J. Ward, illustrated by Taylor Odynski
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: camping & outdoor activities, travel

Vibrant, whimsical illustrations accompany this thoughtful poem, which will quickly become a favourite for both parents and children to read together.

It's a beautiful summer day and Geneva's parents have something special in mind: a hike to a scenic viewpoint in the mountains. So, they load up their car and drive to their chosen trail — a steep b …

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I Want to Go Home

by Gordon Korman
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: camping & outdoor activities, friendship, humorous stories

 

Gordon Korman’s uproarious, outrageous, and all-too-familiar summer camp adventure is BACK in this 40th anniversary edition!

 

Rudy Miller really isn’t into the whole camping thing. So when his parents send him to summer camp “for his own good,” all he wants to do is go home.

Rudy teams up with his cabin-mate Mike for a series of carefully p …

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Brady Brady and the Missed Hatrick

by Mary Shaw, illustrated by Chuck Temple
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: hockey, friendship, pets

 

Brady Brady books are hockey — with heart!

 

A big snowfall has blanketed Brady’s street. But it’s hard to focus on shoveling when there’s a game of shinny going on and Brady doesn’t exactly finish his chore. Later, under the guise of taking his dog Hatrick for a walk, Brady ties him up and rejoins the game.

Brady returns home tired but ha …

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My Life as a Diamond

by Jenny Manzer, read by Scott Pietrangelo
edition: Audiobook
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: lgbt, baseball & softball, friendship

Ten-year-old Caspar "Caz" Cadman loves baseball and has a great arm. He loves the sounds, the smells, the stats. When his family moves from Toronto to a suburb of Seattle, the first thing he does is try out for the local summer team, the Redburn Ravens. Even though Caz is thrilled when he makes the team, he worries because he has a big secret. No o …

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Ice Chips and the Stolen Cup, The

by Roy MacGregor & Kerry MacGregor, illustrated by Kim Smith
edition: Paperback
tagged: hockey, friendship, time travel

The Ice Chips have time travel down to a science . . . almost. After Ekamjeet “Edge” Singh misses out on their most recent adventure, he convinces his teammates to take another leap through time. But when their magic goes haywire, a hero from the past finds her way onto the Chips’ hometown rink—and leaves behind a very important trophy!

It …

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