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Crazy Canadian Trivia

illustrated by Bill Dickson

by (author) Pat Hancock

Scholastic Canada Ltd
Initial publish date
Sep 2009
Recommended Age
9 to 12
Recommended Grade
4 to 7
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Sep 2009
    List Price
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Aug 2000
    List Price

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A fresh new look for the book that made us all crazy for Canada! With an updated, bright and amusing new cover the first volume of Crazy Canadian Trivia is ready to be rediscovered! This book is jam-packed with facts touting all the quirky things about Canada you didn't know, including the details about a mosquito appreciation day, the strongest man in the world, the oldest living person, the longest gum-wrapper chain and a description of the day Niagara Falls actually stopped falling! Perfect for read-aloud and for family dinner discussion, these hundreds of tidbits will make any kid proud to be Canadian!

About the authors

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Pat Hancock is the author of the four books in the popular Haunted Canada series and four books in the bestselling Crazy Canadian Trivia series, all published by Scholastic Canada. Pat brings boundless enthusiasm to her research and writing, and shares a reference-filled house with her husband in Toronto, Ontario.


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Other titles by Bill Dickson

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