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Franklin and the Big Kid

adapted by Sharon Jennings; Sean Jeffrey; Jelena Sisic & Shelley Southern
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: turtles, media tie-in

In this Franklin TV Storybook, Franklin can't wait to grow up. He wants to do all the things the big kids do. So when Jack Rabbit invites him along on his paper route, Franklin is thrilled. But working a paper route proves to be a lot harder than Franklin expected. Is Franklin ready to handle all the responsibilities of being a big kid?

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What Did Dinosaurs Eat?

And Other Things You Want to Know About Dinosaurs

by Elizabeth MacLeod, illustrated by Gordon Sauve
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: prehistoric

Dinosaurs roamed Earth millions of years ago, but they still fascinate kids today. The mysterious lives of these “terrible lizards” often elicit a volley of questions. Were all dinosaurs fierce? How fast could they run? Did dinosaurs fly? Were they meat-eaters, plant-eaters --- or both?

In What Did Dinosaurs Eat?, the simple question-and-answer …

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The Field/Mouse Collection

by Clem Martini, introduction by JoAnne James
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian, theater
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The Mole Sisters and the Cool Breeze

by Roslyn Schwartz
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 4
  • Grade: p to k
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It is a very hot day and the Mole Sisters need a nice cool breeze. They start to fan themselves. Then a dandelion pipes up that he’s hot too! Soon all the other dandelions want to be fanned as well.

Now the  Mole Sisters are covered in dandelion fluff . . . until a nice cool breeze comes along. “It’s just what we needed.” Swoosh, swoosh. “ …

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The Mole Sisters and the Question

by Roslyn Schwartz
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Hardcover eBook
  • age: 0
  • Grade: p to 12
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The Mole Sisters are wondering who they are. They set out to find an answer. They decide they’re not fish, because fish live in water; they’re not birds, because birds fly; they’re not snails because snails live alone ... they’re Mole Sisters, of course!

 

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More Pies!

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: humorous stories, cooking & food, self-esteem & self-reliance

 

This favourite Munsch title gets a brand-new look

Samuel has woken up hungry and it seems that nothing can satisfy him. Luckily, there's a pie-eating contest in the park, where Samuel eats not one, not two, but six pies! To everyone's surprise, he wins the contest without getting sick. But what will happen when he discovers his mother has made him …

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Une tonne de tartes!

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: humorous stories, self-esteem & self-reliance, cooking & food

 

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Samuel est affamé. Rien ne peut le satisfaire. Coup de chance, il y a un concours de mangeurs de tartes au parc et Samuel avale non pas une — GLOUP!, non pas deux — GLOUP!, mais six tartes!À la surprise de tous, il remporte le concours. Mais aura-t-il encore faim pour la tarte que sa maman lui a préparée?! …

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My Animal Friends

by R. David Stephens, illustrated by Kathryn E. Shoemaker
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: bedtime & dreams

This sweet little rhyming book reveals what every child knows - that animals are our special friends. Young children will love to guess the names of the animals in this charming book.

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Fred's Halloween Adventure

by Marie-Danielle Croteau, illustrated by Bruno St-Aubin, translated by Sarah Cummins
edition: Paperback
tagged: halloween, humorous stories

Fred is not pleased to be in hospitalwith a broken arm and two broken legs he can't even look out the window and watch the snow fall. When his grandmother Jackie comes to visit, he tells her what has happened, beginning with how he and and his dear cat Rick went to visit their friend William in the village of Whippy Corners.
Whippy Corners is worl …

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