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Nuptse and Lhotse Go to the Prairies

by Jocey Asnong
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 5
tagged: cats, travel

Bright colours, rich textures, and whimsical text bring these curious cats to life as they explore the great Canadian prairie landscape!

Nuptse and Lhotse are floating home in their hot-air balloon after their latest adventure when they get caught in a terrible storm. As they tumble and twist past flying cows this storm is about to spin them right i …

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The Wonders That I Find

by Meghan J. Ward, illustrated by Taylor Odynski
edition: eBook
also available: 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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Amanda in Malta

The Sleeping Lady

by Darlene Foster
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: travel, europe

"Be prepared to learn a lot about the culture while you follow Amanda on her adventure.”Laura Best, author, Bitter, Sweet

“What a great way for a young person to learn about a culture and to be inspired to experience other countries themselves."Irene Butler, author, Trekking the Globe with Mostly Gentle Footsteps

Amanda receives a postcard …

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Travels in Cuba

illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay, by David Homel
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 7 to 10
  • Grade: 2 to 5
tagged: caribbean & latin america, travel, politics & government

Even for an experienced traveler like Charlie, Cuba is a place unlike any he has visited before — an island full of surprises, secrets and puzzling contradictions.

When Charlie’s artist mother is invited to visit a school in Cuba, the whole family goes along on the trip. But the island they discover is a far cry from the all-inclusive resorts th …

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