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Snow Song

by A. K. Riley, illustrated by Dawn Lo
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: winter sports, new experience, weather

An enchanting story told in rhythmic free verse of a young girl exploring the world on a wintry, snow-filled day.

This beautiful picture book uses rhythmic and sensory free verse to tell the story of a young girl exploring the outdoors on a wintry day. Everywhere she goes, the snow fills her with wonder and delight. There are fine pearls of snow, a …

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Wired

by Sigmund Brouwer
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback eBook Audiobook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: winter sports, mysteries & detective stories

Keegan Bishop, championship skier, is almost injured by a wire strung across the ski run. Snowboard tracks leading away from the trap are the only clue as to who might be responsible. Keegan teaches himself to snowboard so he can find the culprit on the snowboarding slopes. When Keegan discovers that someone has been stealing snowboards and skis at …

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The Hockey Sweater

by Roch Carrier, illustrated by Sheldon Cohen, translated by Sheila Fischman
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 7 to 9
  • Grade: 2 to 4
tagged: hockey, winter sports

In the days of Roch’s childhood, winters in the village of Ste. Justine were long. Life centered around school, church, and the hockey rink, and every boy’s hero was Montreal Canadiens hockey legend Maurice Richard. Everyone wore Richard’s number 9. They laced their skates like Richard. They even wore their hair like Richard. When Roch outgro …

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My Bravo (English)

by Jordan Kyak, illustrated by Steve James
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: beginner, winter sports, polar regions, native canadian

Jordan loves driving his Bravo! It might be small, but it is tough.

Jordan uses his Bravo for hunting, helping his family, and more. Find out what makes Jordan’s Bravo so special.

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My Bravo (Inuktitut)

by Jordan Kyak, illustrated by Steve James
edition: Hardcover
tagged: beginner, polar regions, winter sports

Jordan loves driving his Bravo! It might be small, but it is tough.

Jordan uses his Bravo for hunting, helping his family, and more. Find out what makes Jordan’s Bravo so special.

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Kamik Takes the Lead

by Darryl Baker, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: dogs, polar regions, winter sports, self-esteem & self-reliance

Jake and Kamik are finally ready to run their first dog sled race with a full team! But there is a lot to do to prepare, and Jake must follow his uncle’s lead if he and his dogs are going to be ready for the early spring race.

Kamik Takes the Lead is the fourth installment in the Kamik series of books following Kamik: An Inuit Puppy Story, Kamik …

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My Winter City

by James Gladstone, illustrated by Gary Clement
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: seasons, city & town life, winter sports

A young boy wakes up in the early light of a winter morning, pulls on his boots and mittens, and steps out into the snowy city with his dad. They trudge through the snow, their dog bounding along beside them, then a slushy, steamy bus ride takes them to the tobogganing hill for some winter fun. The boy describes all the sights and sounds of the day …

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Notre premiere chasse au caribou

by Chris Giroux & Jennifer Noah, illustrated by Hwei Lim
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: polar regions, native canadian, winter sports

A sweet and simple introduction to Inuit hunting practices and the proper treatment of game. Nutaraq and Simonie are eager to go on their first hunting trip with their father. As they load up their snow machine and sled for the trip, Nutaraq hopes that she will be able to catch her first caribou that weekend, with some help from her dad. But when …

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