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What is a Cat?

by Bishop & Kalman
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: cats, biology

Kids will be intrigued to learn about a cat's body—built for grace, strength, and speed—its behavior, and the lifestyles of large and small cats. Full-color illustrations and stunning wildlife photography accompany interesting information on the relationship between cats and their kittens, the similarities and differences between large and smal …

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What are Wetlands?

by Kalman & Bishop
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 8
  • Grade: 2 to 3
tagged: environmental science & ecosystems

The constantly changing ecosystems of salt and freshwater wetlands support an amazing variety of wildlife species. Children will be intrigued by the fascinating animals that depend on wetlands, such as alligators and hippopotamuses, and the plants that grow there. This engaging book investigates swamps, salt marshes, and flood plains, the many plan …

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Yukon

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by Lyn Hancock
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 11
  • Grade: 1 to 6
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Yukon is an insightful and entertaining introduction to its people, culture, geography, history, and economy. The easy-to-read text - by Canadian author Lyn Hancock - is complimented with beautiful colour photography, taking readers on a fascinating tour of this mountainous territory.

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Alberta

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by Sarah Yates
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 11
  • Grade: 1 to 6
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Alberta is an insightful and entertaining introduction to its people, culture, geography, history, and economy. The easy-to-read text - by Canadian resident Sarah Yates - is complimented with beautiful colour photography, taking readers on a fascinating tour of Canada's "Princess Province."

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Quebec

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by Janice Hamilton
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 11
  • Grade: 1 to 6
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Québec is an insightful and entertaining introduction to its people, culture, geography, history, and economy. The easy-to-read text - by Québec author Janice Hamilton - is complimented with beautiful colour photography, taking readers on a fascinating tour of the province.

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Nunavut

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by Lyn Hancock
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 11
  • Grade: 1 to 6
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Nunavut is an insightful and entertaining introduction to its people, culture, geography, history, and economy. Written by Northwest Territories resident Lyn Hancock, this is the first and only juvenile book on Nunavut. The easy-to-read text, complimented with beautiful colour photography, takes the readers on a fascinating tour of Canada's newest …

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Swimming in Action

by Crossingham & Walker
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 9
  • Grade: 3 to 4
tagged: water sports, fitness & exercise, safety

People enjoy swimming for exercise and as a fun recreational activity. Swimming in Action will inform kids about the four basic strokes—freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly, how and where to dive, poolside safety, rules, CPR, and the world of competitive swimming.

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In-line Skating in Action

by Crossingham
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 9
  • Grade: 3 to 4
tagged: roller & in-line skating, fitness & exercise, safety

In-line Skating in Action gives kids the inside track on the sport that refuses to stand still! Full-color photos and illustrations feature basic movement and balance, safety tips for skating in public areas, the thrilling world of vertical ramp skating, and enjoying a skate with the family.

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