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Six Things

by Geoff Eaton
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 6 to 9
tagged: body, mind & spirit

A delightful illustrated book of advice for kids preparing to leave grade school. Filled with perspectives on choice, failure, self-worth, dreams, and priorities, and told in a simply inspiring way, Six Things is a great gift for students leaving grade six, filled with wisdom for people of all ages.

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See How We Move!

A First Book of Health and Well-Being

illustrated by Scot Ritchie
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: fitness & exercise, body, mind & spirit

Pedro, Yulee, Nick, Sally and Martin are excited! Tomorrow their swim team, the Flying Sharks, will be competing in the school meet. They've been working hard to train their bodies and minds in order to swim their best. Readers follow along as the team has one last practice with their coach at the neighborhood pool. Then it's off to the races on th …

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Haunted Canada 8

More Chilling True Tales

by Joel A. Sutherland, illustrated by Mark Savona
edition: eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: curiosities & wonders, body, mind & spirit

The eighth book in the bestselling series of hauntingly true Canadian stories - back, and scarier than ever!

In this eighth book of the best-selling series, Joel A. Sutherland brings together some of the most terrifying true stories from across the country.

  • A headless apparition haunts the railway tracks in Woodridge, Manitoba.
  • A ghostly spirit a …
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5-Minute Stories for Fearless Girls

by Sarah Howden, illustrated by Nick Craine
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: women, body, mind & spirit

Meet smart, fearless and inspiring women from around the world.

5-Minute Stories for Fearless Girls features women who have pursued their dreams, changed our world, and shown everyone what women can do. From aviation pioneers to leading scientists and gold-medal athletes to princesses, these incredible stories are perfect for bedtimes and on the go! …

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And So It Goes

illustrated by Paloma Valdivia, translated by Susan Ouriou
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: body, mind & spirit, philosophy, death & dying

In this gentle meditation on the cycle of life, author and illustrator Paloma Valdivia gives us an opportunity to reflect on those who have gone, those who will come, and those of us who are here in this world — for the time being.

The neighbor’s cat, a favorite aunt or the fish in yesterday’s soup have gone — and we may well miss them. At t …

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The Body Book

by Roz Maclean
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 2 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: body, mind & spirit

Look at your body, And learn to say, Every body is different, And that's okay. Big or small, Short or tall, The Body Book Is fun for all! The Body Book helps kids learn to love their bodies while recognizing and celebrating how every body is different!

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Spirit Animals

Meanings & Stories

by Wayne Arthurson
edition: Paperback
also available: Audiobook Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 7
tagged: body, mind & spirit, customs, traditions, anthropology, folklore & mythology

Our Aboriginal Elders tell of a time when animals and humans could speak to each other. When humans became too greedy and killed more animals than they needed for food, the Creator changed that relationship to protect the animals. So the Creator made a Spirit Animal to represent each one and granted them gifts they could give to people. Spirit Anim …

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You Are Stardust

by Elin Kelsey, illustrated by Soyeon Kim
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 18
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: body, mind & spirit

You Are Stardust begins by introducing the idea that every tiny atom in our bodies came from a star that exploded long before we were born. From its opening pages, the book suggests that we are intimately connected to the natural world; it compares the way we learn to speak to the way baby birds learn to sing, and the growth of human bodies to the …

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