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My Canada

An Illustrated Atlas

by Katherine Dearlove, illustrated by Lori Joy Smith
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: atlases, symbols, monuments, national parks, etc., native canadian

The essential bestselling kids’ map book of Canada, perfect for ages 4 to 8

This picture book atlas is a whimsical and informative introduction to Canada, from sea to sea to sea. Each province and territory is featured on its own spread, with icons and labels indicating the capital city, other major cities, key lakes and rivers, iconic landma …

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Animal Tracks of Canada

by Tamara Einstein
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: zoology

Here's a guide to help you recognize the tracks of 30 of the most common Canadian animals in the wild.

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The Magic School Bus Presents: Polar Animals

A Nonfiction Companion to the Original Magic School Bus Series

by Cynthia O'Brien, illustrated by Carolyn Bracken
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: school & education

THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS PRESENTS POLAR ANIMALS stars Ms. Frizzle and her class as they brave the cold and meet polar animals.

 

The bestselling MAGIC SCHOOL BUS series has taught thousands of kids about everything from oceans to space to dinosaurs. MAGIC SCHOOL BUS PRESENTS POLAR ANIMALS will expand upon the original titles with fresh and updated conten …

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Kingfisher Encyclopedia of Life

Life Spans in Minutes, Months, Millennia

by Graham L Banes
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 14
  • Grade: 4 to 9
tagged: encyclopedias

Welcome to theKingfisher Encyclopedia of Life—a jaw-dropping look at 30,000 years of biological evolution organized through the lens of relative lifespan. Packed with the latest science, and created with today's highly visual reader in mind, this encyclopedia is designed to engage readers emotionally. They will be astonished to learn that the may …

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The Big Book of Crazy Canadian Trivia

illustrated by Dimitri Kostic, by Pat Hancock
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
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A colossal collection of the most entertaining, outrageous, and completely true facts about Canada!

The biggest Crazy Canadian Trivia book ever, this chunky volume includes entries from all four Crazy Canadian Trivia books in one giant, fully updated compendium.

Prepare to impress your friends with knowledge about:

  • THE STRANGEST: an outhouse race, …
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History of Just About Everything, A

180 Events, People and Inventions That Changed the World

by Elizabeth MacLeod & Frieda Wishinsky, illustrated by Qin Leng
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: inventions

From Buddha and Muhammad to King and Mandela, from the discovery of fire to the invention of the World Wide Web, and from Romeo and Juliet to Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, this is a thorough and thoroughly entertaining compendium of important people and events.

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The Canadian Sports Atlas for Kids

Places Named for Speedsters, Scorers, and Other Sportsworld Citizens

by Christopher MacKinnon
edition: eBook
tagged: atlases

In Canada, sports isn't just entertainment; it's literally part of the landscape. We've named everything from parks and streets to schools and stadiums after our favourite pro athletes past and present.

Wayne Gretzky Drive, Mike Weir Park, Roberto Luongo Arena, the Cindy Klassen Centre, Justin Morneau Field - The Canadian Sports Atlas for Kids is yo …

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Canadian Sports Sites for Kids

Places Named for Speedsters, Scorers, and Other Sportsworld Citizens

by Christopher MacKinnon
edition: eBook
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: atlases

Everything you need to know about Canadian places named after our sports stars.

In Canada, sports aren’t just entertainment; they’re literally part of the landscape. We’ve named everything from parks and streets to schools and stadiums after some of our favourite pro athletes and sports figures past and present.
Wayne Gretzky Drive, Mike Wei …

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