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Books for LIS 405 @ GPRC

Canadian books for children and teens that will be of interest to teachers.

by Serena Boyte-Hawryluk · Tagged Teen, Chapter Books, Children's, YA, Picturebooks

The Boundless

by (author) Kenneth Oppel

This One Summer

by (author) Mariko Tamaki
illustrated by Jillian Tamaki

The Spotted Dog Last Seen

by (author) Jessica Scott Kerrin

Melvis And Elvis

by (author) Dennis Lee
illustrated by Jeremy Tankard

The Hill

by (author) Karen Bass

Fatty Legs

A True Story

by (author) Christy Jordan-Fenton & Margaret-Olemaun Pokiak-Fenton

You Are Stardust

by (author) Elin Kelsey
illustrated by Soyeon Kim

This Is Not My Hat

illustrated by Jon Klassen

Optimists Die First

by (author) Susin Nielsen

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress

by (author) Christine Baldacchino
illustrated by Isabelle Malenfant

As Long as the Rivers Flow

by (author) Larry Loyie & Constance Brissenden
illustrated by Heather D. Holmlund

The Hockey Sweater

by (author) Roch Carrier
illustrated by Sheldon Cohen
translated by Sheila Fischman

Little Brother

by (author) Cory Doctorow

Stepping Stones / حَصى الطُرُقات

A Refugee Family's Journey / رحلة عائلة لاجئة

by (author) Margriet Ruurs
by (artist) Nizar Ali Badr
translated by Falah Raheem

No Ordinary Day

by (author) Deborah Ellis

Fishing with Gubby

illustrated by Kim La Fave
by (author) Gary Kent


by (author) Gordon Korman

Wild Berries

by (author) Julie Flett
translated by Earl N. Cook

Jane, the Fox and Me

by (author) Fanny Britt
illustrated by Isabelle Arsenault
translated by Susan Ouriou & Christelle Morelli

The Nameless City

by (author) Faith Erin Hicks
contributions by Jordie Bellaire

Canadian Railroad Trilogy

by (author) Gordon Lightfoot
illustrated by Ian Wallace

I Am Not a Number

by (author) Jenny Kay Dupuis & Kathy Kacer
illustrated by Gillian Newland

Town Is by the Sea

by (author) Joanne Schwartz
illustrated by Sydney Smith

Bug in a Vacuum

by (author) Melanie Watt