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Haunted Canada 10

More Scary True Stories

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

 

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

 

Even more chilling ghost stories from all across our spooky land. Moody black-and-white illustrations and photographs enhance the hauntingly eerie read.

  • In Victoria, British Columbia, the spirit of a killer haunts Fan Tan Alley.
  • The gho …
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Haunted Canada 10: More Scary True Stories (Haunted Canada #10)

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

 

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

 

Even more chilling ghost stories from all across our spooky land. Moody black-and-white illustrations and photographs enhance the hauntingly eerie read.

  • In Victoria, British Columbia, the spirit of a killer haunts Fan Tan Alley.
  • The gho …
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Dino Dana: Dino Field Guide

(Dinosaurs for Kids and a Science Book for Kids)

by J.J. Johnson
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: fossils

A Dino Dana Field Guide for KidsFun facts about dinosaurs for kids. Did you know that the brachiosaurus was the tallest dinosaur that we know of today? That the kosmoceratops had fifteen horns and hooks on its head? That the spinosaurus is the only known dinosaur to spend most of its time swimming? Discover this and much more in Dino Dana: A Field …

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Animal Celebrities

by Robin Johnson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9
  • Grade: 4
tagged: zoology, curiosities & wonders

What makes an animal famous? Some do important jobs that help humans, and some have super skills or do entertaining tricks. Some become celebrities on the Internet just for being cute—or grumpy! This book offers examples of animals who have accomplished amazing feats, made predictions, and won hearts worldwide.

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Animal Oddballs

by Natalie Hyde
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 9
  • Grade: 4
tagged: zoology, curiosities & wonders

Have you ever heard of a see-through frog, a cartwheeling spider, or a jellyfish that never dies? This entertaining book highlights examples of animals with unusual bodies and surprising behaviors that make them stand out in the animal world.

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Animal Disguises

by Natalie Hyde
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9
  • Grade: 4
tagged: zoology, curiosities & wonders

Why would an animal need a disguise? This intriguing book features the fascinating ways some animals use camouflage or mimicry to conceal themselves for protection from predators, or as a way to attract prey or a mate.

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Animal Survivors

by Natalie Hyde
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 9
  • Grade: 4
tagged: zoology, curiosities & wonders

Can you imagine a mammal that lives without ever drinking water, or a frog that freezes solid but can still thaw out and hop away? This book reveals the extraordinary ways certain animals are able to survive in some of the harshest environments on our planet!

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