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Ne lâche pas, Olivier!

by Alison Hughes, illustrated by Charlene Chua
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: emotions & feelings, beginner

 

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Avez-vous déjà vécu une journée où tout va mal? C’est exactement ce que vit Olivier! Sa journée commence très mal : sa brosse à cheveux reste coincée dans ses cheveux, sa chemise préférée est encore humide du lavage, et les choses ne font qu’empirer. Olivier est de très mauvaise humeur. Il doit bi …

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Arctic Vehicles

Inuktitut Edition

by Keriann Kenney
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 2
tagged: beginner, polar regions

What kinds of vehicles do people use in the North?
This non-fiction book introduces children to some of the means of transportation Nunavummiut use in the Arctic.

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Celebrating Toonik Tyme

Inuktitut Edition

by Nadia Sammurtok, illustrated by Tim Mack
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback Paperback
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: beginner, native canadian, other, non-religious

Toonik Tyme is a lot of fun! This book describes different things that happen during Toonik Tyme, an annual festival in Iqaluit that celebrates Inuit traditions and the return of spring.

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Harry Okpik, Determined Musher

English Edition

by Harry Okpik & Maren Vsetula, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback Hardcover
  • age: 7 to 9
  • Grade: 3
tagged: beginner, polar regions

Meet a real-life Inuit hero!

This book introduces the biography genre while teaching children about the life of Harry Okpik and the history of dogsledding.

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Summer in Nunavut

Inuktitut Edition

by Nadia Mike
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 2
tagged: beginner, seasons, native canadian

There is so much to do during a Northern summer!
This non-fiction book introduces children to some of the ways people in Nunavut enjoy the summer, like berry picking, boating, fishing, and camping.

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Inukpak and His Son

English Edition

by Neil Christopher, illustrated by Germaine Arnaktauyok
edition: Hardcover
also available: Hardcover Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 3
tagged: beginner, native canadian

Discover this gigantic Northern tale.

This book introduces children to a traditional Inuit legend. Learn how the great giant Inukpak adopted a human hunter as his son.

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Grandpa, How Do I Build an Iglu?

English Edition

illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 2
tagged: beginner, native canadian

Find out how to build an iglu!
In this book, Grandpa explains to his grandchild how we make iglus today, how and why they were made traditionally, and stories about iglus.

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Arlo et Pips : Le roi des oiseaux

illustrated by Elise Gravel
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 10
  • Grade: 1 to 6
tagged: birds, humorous, beginner

 

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Quel est le meilleur oiseau du monde? Le corbeau, bien entendu! En tout cas, c’est ce que pense Arlo le corbeau et Elise aussi. Pendant leur voyage entre la ville et la plage, Arlo essaie de prouver à Pips qu’il est le meilleur oiseau du monde. A-t-il raison? Les lecteurs adoreront cette bande dessinée rempl …

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Munsch en folie!

illustrated by Michael Martchenko
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: humorous stories, beginner

 

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Rigolez, gloussez, ricanez et roulez-vous par terre grâce aux histoires de Robert Munsch.

Munsch en folie! contient six histoires à succès :

Grrrros lions!

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Coquin de rouquin

Un joyeux festin

Journée pyjama

Vilains maringouins!

Les enfants ne voudront pas poser ce livre de Munsch! Ce recueil cont …

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All About Greenland Sharks

Inuktitut Edition

by Jordan Hoffman
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: beginner, native canadian, polar regions

Learn all about where Greenland sharks live, what they eat, and how they hunt. This non-fiction book gives information about the Greenland shark, one of the Arctic's most fascinating animals.