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The Wonders That I Find

by Meghan J. Ward, illustrated by Taylor Odynski
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook Hardcover
  • 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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Toucania

by Marianne Ferrer & Valérie Picard, translated by Charles Simard
edition: eBook
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: travel, girls & women, imagination & play

Intrepid adventurer Amelia finally gets a chance to explore the legendary island of Toucania, following in her grandfather’s footsteps. There she will get to observe the strange creatures that he used to tell her about as she drifted to sleep. Belicorns, chimpanthers and firebats have filled her dreams for years and now she has a chance to see th …

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Kimmy & Mike

Kimmy & Mike

by Dave Paddon, illustrated by Lily Snowden-Fine
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: humorous stories, travel

Dave Paddon and Lily Snowden-Fine team up in this hilarious tall tale about a brother and sister who set out to find some fish for their father's supper. The fish aren't biting, so Kimmy and Mike head off to see if they'll have luck on the other side of the ocean. En route they encounter hurricanes, a giant squid, pirates, a merman, an iceberg and …

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Marisa and the Mountains

by George M. Johnson, illustrated by Chelsea O'Byrne
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: k to 3
tagged: travel

Marisa lives in the mountains—and she does not like them.

Although they are fun to bike or toboggan down, they are such a pain to climb back up. They cast long shadows, and swallow the sun in the evening before before playtime is done. So, when it’s time to visit her cousin in the flat prairies, Marisa can’t wait. She won’t miss the mountain …

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When My Dad Went to the Jungle

by Gusti, illustrated by Anne Decis, translated by Elisa Amado
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 9
  • Grade: k to 4
tagged: caribbean & latin america, travel, parents, jungle animals, diversity & multicultural

“An admiring portrait of a father's example and an introduction to the rainforest.”
Wall Street Journal

A young boy shares exciting facts and stories about the peoples, plants, and animals who inhabit the Amazon rainforest.

In this original, uplifting book from one of Argentina’s most acclaimed children’s writers, a young boy records his d …

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My Head in the Clouds

by Danielle Chaperon, translated by Sophie B. Watson, read by Heather Gould
edition: Audiobook
also available: Hardcover eBook
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: travel, stories in verse

Travel the world with an intrepid explorer who's adventurous, brave and just a little bit forgetful. She searches for ancient loot but loses her swimsuit! Goes to beautiful places and misplaces three suitcases! From Canada to Nepal to Egypt and beyond, our narrator circles the globe while abandoning her possessions. She even loses her mother, brie …

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Carson Crosses Canada

by Linda Bailey, illustrated by Kass Reich
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: dogs, travel

From the author of If You Happen to Have a Dinosaur comes a funny and sweet cross-country roadtrip adventure with a sassy septuagenarian and her quirky canine.

Feisty Annie Magruder and her dog, Carson, live in British Columbia, Canada, and they're setting out to visit her sister, Elsie, in Newfoundland. In their little rattlebang car, packed with C …

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My Head in the Clouds Read-Along

by Danielle Chaperon, illustrated by Josée Bisaillon, translated by Sophie B. Watson, read by Heather Gould
edition: eBook
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: travel, stories in verse

Travel the world with an intrepid explorer who's adventurous, brave and just a little bit forgetful. She searches for ancient loot but loses her swimsuit! Goes to beautiful places and misplaces three suitcases! From Canada to Nepal to Egypt and beyond, our narrator circles the globe while abandoning her possessions. She even loses her mother, brie …

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Nuptse and Lhotse in the Land of the Midnight Sun

by Jocey Asnong
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: polar regions, cats, travel

With imaginative text and colourful artwork, Nuptse and Lhotse's latest adventure showcases the history, culture, and environment of the Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.

Welcome to the Land of the Midnight Sun!

While waiting for the first snowfall of winter to arrive, Nuptse and Lhotse are excited when they find an unusual snow globe in the …

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