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My Ittu

by Laura Deal, illustrated by Thamires Paredes
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: multigenerational, native canadian, imagination & play, polar regions

Maniq loves her ittu (short for ittupajaaq, an Inuktitut word for grandfather). He’s brave—enough to wrestle the grumpiest polar bear, if he ever needed to! He’s tall—enough to see over the tallest mountain tops. He’s generous—enough to walk through a blizzard to make sure others have delicious food to eat. And above all, he loves his g …

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Bird Feeder, The

by Andrew Larsen, illustrated by Dorothy Leung
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: multigenerational, new experience, death & dying

In this poignant story from Andrew Larsen, a child spends time with a beloved grandmother during her final days and experiences love that will last a lifetime.

When Grandma gets sick and comes to stay at her grandchild's house, she brings her bird feeder. Grandma loves birds. And the child loves the time they now get to have together, drawing pictur …

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Shubh Diwali!

by Chitra Soundar, illustrated by Charlene Chua
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: other, religious, multigenerational, hindu

The festival of lights is here—time to celebrate the New Year!

Diwali has arrived! Rangoli art decorates the floor, and strings of flowers hang around the doors. Now it's time to ring the bells, light the lamps, and welcome the New Year with family and friends. A sweet introduction to the Hindu festival of lights.

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En attendant…

by Judy Ann Sadler, illustrated by Élodie Duhameau
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: new baby, emotions & feelings, multigenerational

 

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Un petit garçon attend l’arrivée très spéciale d’une nouvelle personne dans sa famille en compagnie de sa grand-mère. Tout est prêt pour le grand jour : il n’y a plus rien à faire. Grand-maman propose de tricoter pour passer le temps, mais les minutes sont si longues. Peut-être pourraient-ils tricote …

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Un merveilleux petit rien!

by Phoebe Gilman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: multigenerational, jewish

 

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Le grand-père de Joseph lui a fait une belle couverture quand il était bébé, mais à présent, elle est abîmée et délavée. Joseph ne veut pourtant pas se séparer de sa jolie couverture et il est persuadé que son grand-père peut la repriser. Par miracle, celui-ci transforme la couverture en objets tous p …

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My Hood's Not Big Enough!

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Aija Aiofe Komangapik
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, native american, polar regions, multigenerational

Mother Fox loves all her babies so much. But when she tries to carry all eight of her babies on her back, her hood's not big enough! What will she do? See how her family offers to help as Mother Fox learns she does not need to carry all her babies alone.

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Finding Moose

by Sue Farrell Holler, illustrated by Jennifer Faria
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: multigenerational, native american, native canadian, diversity & multicultural, country life, deer, moose & caribou

The creators of Raven, Rabbit, Deer are back with another thoughtful tale of a young boy and his grandfather taking a walk through the woods and all the creatures and plants they encounter.

Walking as “quiet as mice and rabbits and deer” they come upon fresh moose droppings and set out to find the moose itself. They discover the branches where t …

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I Can See You

by Rosemarie Avrana Meyok, illustrated by Michelle Simpson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 2
  • Grade: p
tagged: senses & sensation, native canadian, polar regions, multigenerational

In this adorable book to be shared with babies and toddlers, mothers explore their love for their babies as experienced through the five senses. From the sound of a baby's giggles to the smell of a kunik, this book celebrates the unique bonds shared between mothers and babies.

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Love You by Heart

illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: multigenerational, emotions & feelings

Acclaimed creator of The Word Collector, Happy Dreamer, Say Something, and Be You, #1 New York Times bestseller Peter H. Reynolds breaks new ground in this ultimate gift book format perfect for readers of every age. A poetic, universal, and joyful celebration of how we feel about the most beloved people in our lives -- we love them BY HEART!

 

 

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