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The Tides of Time

A Nova Scotis Book of Seasons

by Suzanne Stewart
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged: seasons

Set in northeastern Nova Scotia and Cape Breton, The Tides of Time: A Nova Scotia Book of Seasons paints vivid portraits of contemporary labourers whose harvests mark the rhythms of the seasonal year. Each of the twelve monthly chapters tells the story of a labour unique to that month, including jobs like tuna fishing, cranberry farming, maple syru …

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When the Trees Crackle with (Cold: A Cree Calendar TH-dialect edition EBOOK

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by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal, illustrated by Miriam Körner
edition: eBook
  • age: 5 to 12
  • Grade: k to 7
tagged: seasons, native canadian

A bear sleeping safely in her den, Kohkom telling a story by the fire, the trees crackling with cold—we are all connected to the seasons and the cycle of nature. The calming rhythm of the words echoes the rhythm of the land in this timeless picture book about the moon calendar of the northern Cree, and its warmly rendered watercolour illustration …

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When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar TH-dialect edition

nihithaw pisimwasinahikan

by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal, illustrated by Miriam Körner
edition: Paperback
tagged: seasons, native canadian

A bear sleeping safely in her den, Kohkom telling a story by the fire, the trees crackling with cold—we are all connected to the seasons and the cycle of nature. The calming rhythm of the words echoes the rhythm of the land in this timeless picture book about the moon calendar of the northern Cree, and its warmly rendered watercolour illustration …

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When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar (soft cover)

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by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal, illustrated by Miriam Körner
edition: Paperback
tagged: seasons, native canadian

A bear sleeping safely in her den, Kohkom telling a story by the fire, the trees crackling with cold—we are all connected to the seasons and the cycle of nature. The calming rhythm of the words echoes the rhythm of the land in this timeless picture book about the moon calendar of the northern Cree, and its warmly rendered watercolour illustration …

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When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar EBOOK

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by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal, illustrated by Miriam Körner
edition: eBook
  • age: 5 to 10
  • Grade: k to 5
tagged: seasons, native canadian

A bear sleeping safely in her den, Kohkom telling a story by the fire, the trees crackling with cold—we are all connected to the seasons and the cycle of nature. The calming rhythm of the words echoes the rhythm of the land in this timeless picture book about the moon calendar of the northern Cree, and its warmly rendered watercolour illustration …

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When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar (hard cover)

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by Bernice Johnson-Laxdal, illustrated by Miriam Körner
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 10
  • Grade: k to 5
tagged: seasons, native canadian

A bear sleeping safely in her den, Kohkom telling a story by the fire, the trees crackling with cold—we are all connected to the seasons and the cycle of nature. The calming rhythm of the words echoes the rhythm of the land in this timeless picture book about the moon calendar of the northern Cree, and its warmly rendered watercolour illustration …

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Chasing Clayoquot

A Wilderness Almanac

by David Pitt-Brooke, foreword by Robert Kennedy Jr.
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged: rivers, environmental conservation & protection, seasons

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First published in 2004, and now with a new preface by the author, this book of natural history, environmentalism, and politics explores one of the earth's last primeval places: Clayoquot Sound. Close to a million visitors come to this unesco Biosphere Reserve along Vancouver Island's west coast, drawn by its unspoiled natural beauty. Robert Kenne …

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The Great Lakes

The Natural History of a Changing Region

by Wayne Grady
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback eBook
tagged: lakes, ponds & swamps, environmental conservation & protection, seasons

Ever since French explorer Samuel de Champlain’s first taste of what he called “la mer douce” — the freshwater sea — the Great Lakes have been admired, exploited, and renewed. This vast region is a study in contrasts: a hub of industry that’s the resting spot for billions of migrating birds. 40 million residents, immense untamed forests. 9 …

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The Last Wild Wolves

Ghosts of the Great Bear Rainforest

photographs by Ian McAllister, introduction by Paul Paquet, contributions by Chris Darimont
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
tagged: wolves, wildlife, seasons
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The Gift of Country Life

by Victor Carl Friesen
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged: canadian, seasons

Memories of farming in the 1940s conjure up images of horse-drawn farm machinery, grain stooks in fields, hay meadows, free-range chickens and cords of wood strategically placed for fuelling the kitchen range – all before farming became the highly technical, big-time operation it is now.

Author Victor Carl Friesen was born and raised on a quarter …