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No More Pranks

by Monique Polak
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: marine life, environment, values & virtues

Pete's pranks have gotten him in plenty of trouble, but they might be the only way to bring justice to a seaside town.

Pete likes to play pranks. It doesn't matter what it is as long as it gets a laugh. When he impersonates his vice-principal on a radio call-in show, he goes too far and is suspended from school. Pete's parents send him to spend the …


The Dolphin Way

by Margaret Gillrie-Fraser
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: marine life

Discover the magic of an underwater world with three-year-old dolphin Mattie and his friends. As youngsters, it's their first time attending the "Dolphin Olympics", where dolphins from all over the world gather to participate in events such as the "Great Challenge" and the "Most Flips in a Single Jump" contest. Challenges for Mattie are quick to fi …


An Island of My Own

by Andrea Spalding
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: environment, marine life, girls & women

Short-listed for the 1999 Silver Birch Award and for the 2001 Manitoba Young Readers’ Choice Award
Fifteen-year-old Rowan, the daughter of foreign correspondents in Africa, finds herself beached for a summer with her cousins near Tofino, British Columbia. Desperate for a summer project, she camps on a neighbouring island to monitor the progress …

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