amazon.ca

Thousands of Canadian-authored kids and YA books

rated!
rated!

2019 Children's Literature

Created by lisaradha
  • Age: 0 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: picture books
Great Canadian Titles for Children that I have read this year

Showing 1-4 of 4 books

rated!
rated!

Great Job, Mom!

by Holman Wang
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: parents, daily activities, business, careers, occupations

A contemporary felted creation celebrating Mom's many jobs from the co-creator of Cozy Classics.

Being a mom is eleven jobs in one!

This unique picture book for very young readers celebrates the many jobs being a parent encompasses: A general who rallies the troops (or unruly kids), a curator of modern art (or finger paintings), an archeologist look …

rated!
rated!

One Yellow Ribbon

by Marthe Jocelyn
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 0 to 2
  • Grade: p
tagged: imagination & play, size & shape, colors

One yellow ribbon unties itself from a child's hair and transforms into a winter scarf, a farmer's field and a lion's mane, among many other magical things, in this delightful board book by celebrated pa-per artist Marthe Jocelyn.
Jocelyn's paper collages in this wordless search-and-find adventure will encourage little ones to look closely at the w …

rated!
rated!

A Plan for Pops

by Heather Smith, illustrated by Brooke Kerrigan
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover Audiobook Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: depression & mental illness, multigenerational, imagination & play, lgbt

"A positive and realistic representation of both a wheelchair user and an elderly, interracial gay male couple." —Kirkus Reviews

"A beautiful and uplifting book." —School Library Journal

Lou spends every Saturday with Grandad and Pops. They walk to the library hand in “hand, like a chain of paper dolls. Grandad reads books about science and des …

rated!
rated!

How to Give Your Cat a Bath

in Five Easy Steps

by Nicola Winstanley, illustrated by John Martz
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: imagination & play, cats, humorous stories

In this hilarious and clever "how-to," a little girl and a know-it-all narrator are thwarted by a cat who refuses to take a bath. The perfect read-aloud for fans of Snappsy the Alligator and Interrupting Chicken.

Step one: fill the bath
Step two: put the cat in the bath
Step three: put shampoo on the cat
Step four: rinse the cat
Step five: dry the c …