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Mooch and Me

by Gilles Gauthier, illustrated by Pierre-André Derome, translated by Sarah Cummins
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 10
  • Grade: 1 to 5
tagged: dogs

Carl and his best friend, Mooch, are nine. But Mooch is a dog and that makes her sixty-three! She is old, deaf, mostly blind, and gets Carl into loads of trouble. But Carl thinks she is the best dog that ever lived!


Hurry Up, Franklin

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Brenda Clark
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: media tie-in

In this Franklin Classic Storybook, Franklin sets off to Bear's house for a birthday party, but it's far from a straightforward journey. Like most preschoolers, Franklin is a dawdler, slow even for a turtle. The trip becomes an opportunity to play leapfrog with Rabbit, slip and slide in the mud with Otter, and maybe even play hide-and-seek with Fox …


Angela's Airplane (Annikin Miniature Edition)

by Robert Munsch, illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Book
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: business, careers, occupations, aviation

When Angela's father gets lost at the airport, she looks for him everywhere, even inside an airplane. But when Angela's love of button-pressing proves too great, she finds herself in charge of flying the plane. Can Angela make it back down to the runway?

About the Annikin Series: Annikins are mini books made especially for children—small enough to …


Looking for Tommycat

Anna, Paul & Tommycat

by Nicole Girard & Pol Danheux, illustrated by Michel Bisson, adapted by Priscilla Galloway
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: k to 3
tagged: readers, cats

This volume in the Anna, Paul & Tommycat series offers a lively and colourful adventure for beginning readers.

Tommycat has gone missing, again. Anna and Paul look for him everywhere--in the barbershop, the laundromat, the drugstore. But it seems Tommycat has gone looking for pies and cakes...

This series presents well-illustrated and entertaining re …


A to Z of Absolute Zaniness

by Carol Mills, illustrated by Susanne Ferrier
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: alphabet, beginner

Kids will love The A to Z of Absolute Zaniness. While their parents read the six-line alliterative captions, children will be dazzled by the bold, colourful drawings illustrating each letter with objects, animals, and people.

Carol Mills wrote the short stories that describe the bizarre feats of people and animals, real and ridiculous. Susanne Ferri …

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