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Book Lists tagged: social justice


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Books About the Residential School System

  • Age: 4 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
Listen and learn about the history and ongoing impact of Residential Schools with this selection of books suitable for K–12.

Bolen Books Children's Book Prize

  • Age: 6 to 12
  • Grade: 1 to 8
The $5,000 prize will be presented on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, at a gala event in Victoria.

You Hold Me Up

  • Age: 3 to 17
  • Grade: p to 12
Kids books about community and the ways in which our lives and stories are all connected. There is no US and THEM.

Hope, Freedom & Peace: Kids' Version

  • Age: 4 to 18
  • Grade: k to 12
In many countries, people are fighting for their freedom and for peace. In honour of them, we have compiled this list to help teachers, librarians, and parents help kids understand the importance of peace—close to home and farther afield—and that they can help to make the world more peaceful.

Books on Heroes for Kids

  • Age: 0 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
A list of books about Canadian heroes of all stripes for kids. Tweet us or write us on Facebook if you want to add more to the mix!

Books for Big-Thinking Kids, Tweens, and Teens

  • Age: 0 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
Kids, especially when they reach eight and older, can get pretty fascinated and all-consumed by certain topics—or bothered by social ills they see around them or that are affecting them. Here's a list that may have a book on it for a certain someone you know.