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Les timbrés N° 3 - Le cadeau mutant

illustrated by Dom Pelletier
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 10
  • Grade: 2 to 5
tagged: humorous, friendship

 

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Tia, Léo et M. Rodrigue sont de retour pour une nouvelle aventure! C’est bientôt Noël, mais ça ne veut pas dire pour autant que tout est calme... Quand un cadeau mystérieux est offert à la directrice de l’école, c’est la catastrophe! Le personnel et les élèves se transforment en mutants. Il est temp …

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Small History of a Disagreement

by Claudio Fuentes, translated by Elisa Amado, illustrated by Gabriela Lyon
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 7 to 12
  • Grade: 2 to 7
tagged: non-classifiable, friendship, politics & government

A lively introduction to debate, democracy, and citizenship.

A refreshing and timely reminder that disagreement can—and should—be productive.” — Kirkus

Should an ancient monkey puzzle tree be cut down to make room for exciting new classrooms? In this spirited picture book, students must work together to come to an agreement—but it’s no …

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When We Are Kind / Nihá’ádaahwiinít’i?????????´igo

by Monique Gray Smith, illustrated by Nicole Neidhardt, translated by Mildred Walters
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: emotions & feelings, friendship, multigenerational

When We Are Kind celebrates simple acts of everyday kindness and encourages children to explore how they feel when they initiate and receive acts of kindness in their lives. Celebrated author Monique Gray Smith has written many books on the topics of resilience and reconciliation and communicates an important message through carefully chosen words …

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Glory on Ice

A Vampire Hockey Story

by Maureen Fergus, illustrated by Mark Fearing
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: hockey, humorous stories, friendship

A centuries-old vampire decides to bring his crushing-and-destroying skills to the ice in this hilarious story about the newest (and oldest) member of the local peewee hockey team.

After centuries alone in his old castle, Vlad is ready to try something new. When he hears the local hockey team gushing about how they'll crush and destroy their opponen …

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Les amis qui voulaient jouer au hockey

illustrated by Nicholas Oldland
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: friendship, hockey

 

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Que se passe-t-il lorsqu’on réunit un ours, un orignal et un castor qui ADORENT jouer au hockey? Par un matin d’hiver, trois amis sortent dehors afin de disputer leur premier match de la saison. Mais quand ils réalisent que le lac sur lequel ils ont l’habitude de jouer n’est pas assez gelé, ils essaient …

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A Great Big Night

by Kate Inglis, illustrated by Josée Bisaillon
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 9
  • Grade: p to 4
tagged: poetry (see also stories in verse), friendship, frogs & toads

The music train was a happy sight
Clickity-clackity three on bikes
Rolling in for a great big night.

When three travelling frog musicians roll through the forest on their painted bicycles, the other animals know they're in for a great big party. Only one of them is not having fun: grumpy old grouse. Just as he's telling everyone to stop with th …

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Kévin la licorne : On a toutes sortes d’amis

illustrated by Jessika Von Innerebner
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: mythical, self-esteem & self-reliance, friendship

 

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Kévin la licorne est de retour dans une toute nouvelle aventure! Lorsqu’il apprendre qu’une licorne déménage dans la maison voisine, l’adorable Kévin est convaincu qu’ils doivent être les meilleurs amis du monde. Mais qu’arrive-t-il lorsque ces deux êtres ont plus de différences que de points comm …

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Hockey in the Wild

illustrated by Nicholas Oldland
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: hockey, friendship, humorous stories

The lovable Life in the Wild trio can't wait to get out on the ice to play hockey. Except, well, they're going to have to!

It's wintertime, and the bear, the moose and the beaver can't wait for hockey season to start. They're so eager, in fact, they head out onto the ice before it's thick enough, and they all fall through. Twice. While they wait for …

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Two Tough Trucks Get Lost!

by Corey Rosen Schwartz & Rebecca J. Gomez, illustrated by Hilary Leung
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: friendship, new experience, cars & trucks

Two tough trucks -- the fastest of friends -- love racing and chasing and zipping 'round bends. But when they chase and zip without paying attention... Mack and Rig get separated! Will they find their way back to each other, and to their parents?

In this sequel to Two Tough Trucks, we join preschool vehicles on an action-packed playdate that goes a …

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