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Paulina

The Story of an Almost Unlucky Pig

by Hans Limmer, translated by Shelley Tanaka, illustrated by David Crossley
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: pigs, country life, farm & ranch life, friendship

A timeless story about the connection between a young girl and her pet pig for kids 4 to 8, featuring nostalgic, 1960s photographs that kids will love, and parents will too!

Have you ever dreamed of having a pet pig? 

When Angela finds a lost pig wandering on the road, she adopts her and names her Paulina. Together, the two explore the small Greek is …

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Night Runners

illustrated by Geraldo Valério
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: friendship, music

What seems scary proves surprising in this magical wordless picture book.

Guided by a circle of stars on the horizon, a stag bounds into a thick pine forest. Wolves lurk behind the trees, then begin to run after him. When the stag turns to look at his pursuers, he stumbles over a fallen tree and sinks to the forest floor. The wolves close in … but …

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Tiri Is Scared of the Dark

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Nadia Sammurtok & Rachel Rupke, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: k
tagged: native canadian, emotions & feelings, polar regions, friendship

Tiri has a secret: he is scared of the dark. He doesn’t want anyone to find out, but as he spends the day with his friends, he learns they are each scared of something too. Tuktu is scared of heights. Ukaliq is scared of swimming in deep water. Will Tiri be able to open up and face his own fear? See how the friends learn to support one another.

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Moi aussi, je peux!

by Karen Autio, illustrated by Laura Watson
edition: Paperback
tagged: special needs, friendship, diversity & multicultural

 

See below for English description.

Léane et Emma adorent bouger. Elles font du vélo, du patin à glace, dévalent des montagnes et plus encore, chacune à leur façon. Alors que Léane pédale sur son tricycle, Emma utilise ses mains pour faire avancer le sien. Pendant qu’Emma se promène sur la glace dans une luge, Léane l’accompagne avec s …

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The Best Gift for Bear

by Jennifer A. Bell
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: christmas & advent, bears, friendship

Just right for the holidays, this charming story about finding a perfect present introduces an endearing hedgehog and bear—and includes a gingerbread-cookie recipe.

Hedgehog has been busy making gifts for all of her friends. But what could possibly be grand enough for her dear friend Bear? Bear had shown Hedgehog the wonders of butterflies and tau …

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Niitu and Chips

illustrated by Babah Kalluk
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: friendship, native canadian, mammals, polar regions

Niitu’s best friend is Chips. It doesn’t matter that Niitu is a kid and Chips is a seal, they spend every moment they can together. When Niitu and Chips head out for a day at the lake, being a seal ends up coming in very handy at the fishing hole!

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A Wee Boo

by Jessica Boyd, illustrated by Brooke Kerrigan
edition: eBook
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: ghost stories, friendship, humorous stories

A humorous picture book about a ghost who is too cute to be scary and who realizes that she might have a more important future as an imaginary friend.

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Brady Brady and the Special Goal

by Mary Shaw, illustrated by Chuck Temple
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: hockey, values & virtues, friendship

Will Brady give his team what they need, instead of what he wants?

 

Brady’s upcoming game against the Dragoons has some high stakes. It’s the last game of the season, and his big chance to clinch the scoring record!

His teammate Chester offers to help Brady get ready. Every afternoon, the friends are out on Brady’s outdoor rink so he can practi …

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