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Qaqavii

A Novel

by Miriam Körner
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 17
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: pets, polar regions

On the heels of Miriam Körner's critically acclaimed first novel, Yellow Dog, comes the highly anticipated young adult adventure — Qaqavii — set amongst the unforgettable land and people of the vast windswept North.

When 15-year-old Emmylou arrives in Churchill, Manitoba, all she can think about is getting out of town before she ends up on the …

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Yellow Dog

by Miriam Körner
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: coming of age, pets, diversity & multicultural, multigenerational

Jeremy lives in a small community where winters are long and stray dogs roam the streets. When peer pressure leads Jeremy into a bad prank, he is immediately struck with guilt — and that's when his life changes forever. Trying to make amends, Jeremy befriends Yellow Dog — and in the process meets a curious old man who introduces him to the adve …

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The Greyhound Teachers' Guide

Dundurn Teachers' Guide

by Eleanor Creasey
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: new experience, pets, martial arts

The Teachers’ Guide to accompany The Greyhoundy John Cooper.
Fifteen-year-old Danny is a troubled kid, and trouble always seems to follow him. Things are changing just too fast his family has moved to a new town, his father is battling alcoholism, and Danny has a hair-trigger temper that causes him problems with the teachers and the other kids at …

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The Greyhound

by John Cooper
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: new experience, martial arts, pets

Fifteen-year-old Danny is a troubled kid, and trouble always seems to follow him. Things are changing just too fast his family has moved to a new town, his father is battling alcoholism, and Danny has a hair-trigger temper that causes him problems with the teachers and the other kids at his new school. But as they say, everybody can do at least one …

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True Colours

by Lucy Lemay Cellucci
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: self-esteem & self-reliance, pets

Fifteen-year-old Zoe is many things, but confident is not one of them. Perhaps that’s why she prefers the company of animals. A self-professed advocate for their rights, Zoe is not above taking matters into her own hands. But the stakes are raised when she finds herself at the centre of a dangerous conspiracy involving the disappearance of animal …

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