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What's That Sound? In the City

by Sheryl McFarlane, illustrated by Kim Lafave
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 1 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: senses & sensation

Wherever you live, in the middle of a big city or on a farm, toddlers revel in the unique cacophony of noisy delights that surround them every day. In the city, garbage trucks CLATTER and CLANG, car horns go BEEP, BEEP, and sirens WAIL. On the farm, tractors RUMBLE, QUAKING ducks SPLISH SPLASH, and Pigs SNORT, SNORT, SQUEAL.
Even if you live far a …

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Give Maggie a Chance

by Frieda Wishinsky, illustrated by Dean Griffiths
edition: Paperback
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When push comes to shove, timid Maggie is determined to overcome her catty rival!

Now that she can read, Maggie is eager to show her new teacher. But when Maggie is called to the front of the class, her knees shake like jelly, her mouth dries up like a desert, and she can't utter a sound. She's forced to sit down while snooty Kimberly takes over and …

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M Is For Maple

A Canadian Alphabet

by Michael Ulmer, illustrated by Melanie Rose
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: alphabet

Whether sharing the stories of Anne of Green Gables and Terry Fox, or revealing Canada's importance in growing grain that feeds the world, "M is for Maple" is a shining tribute to Canada. From British Columbia to Newfoundland, this Canadian alphabet book shares our nation's symbols, history, people and culture. In clever rhymes and informative text …

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Under a Prairie Sky

by Anne Laurel Carter, illustrated by Alan & Lea Daniel
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: siblings, country life

As a storm looms in the prairie sky, a boy must ride out to find his wayward younger brother, Will. He dons his red serge coat and stetson hat, saddles up and begins the search. ""You can't hide from a Mountie,"" he calls, but Will roams far, eluding him as the storm closes in. The storm threatens, the older boy searches, confident and determined, …

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Franklin's Easter

A Sticker Activity Book

adapted by Sasha McIntyre & Alice Sinkner
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: easter & lent

This Franklin Activity Book features more than 30 stickers for kids to help Franklin and his friends decorate Easter eggs, dress up for an Easter parade and celebrate the season with an Easter egg hunt!

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ABC of America

by Kim Bellefontaine, illustrated by Per-Henrik Gürth
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 2 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: alphabet

From Apple Pie to the San Diego Zoo, kids explore the alphabet on a guided tour of American places, faces and fun. They'll visit American landmarks on their journey, including the Statue of Liberty and Yellowstone National Park. They'll also meet friendly characters enjoying American pastimes, such as playing baseball, listening to jazz and watchin …

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Maze

by Monica Hughes
edition: Paperback
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ABC of Canada

by Kim Bellefontaine, illustrated by Per-Henrik Gürth
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Hardcover eBook
  • age: 1 to 4
  • Grade: p
tagged: alphabet

From Arctic to Zamboni, kids can follow the alphabet on a colorful tour across Canada. On their journey, they'll visit Canadian landmarks, including Jasper National Park and Peggy's Cove. They'll also meet friendly characters enjoying Canadian pastimes, such as riding in the Calgary Stampede, playing hockey and watching the Northern Lights. Vivid i …

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Leo's Tree

by Debora Pearson, illustrated by Nora Hilb
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
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The gentle tale of a baby boy and the tree planted in honor of his birth.

When Leo is born, his father plants a tree—a scratchy, branchy linden tree. Soon Leo is growing hair and the tree is sprouting buds, the first of many delightful changes that boy and tree experience during their early years together. As the seasons change, Leo and his tree …

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