amazon.ca

Thousands of Canadian-authored kids and YA books

Search Books

5020 Results for “*”

  • To require a term, add "+" in front. (E.g., anne +gables)
  • To exclude a term, add "-" in front. (E.g., anne -gables)
  • Use quotes to search for exact phrases. (E.g., "anne of green gables")
rated!
rated!

The Story of the Lemming and the Owl

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Jaypeetee Arnakak, illustrated by Yong Ling Kang
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, values & virtues, native american, polar regions

An owl swoops down to eat the lemming for a snack. But the lemming is smart and has a plan to trick the boastful owl. How will the lemming escape into his den? Find out in this well-known Inuit traditional story that has been simplified for younger readers to enjoy.

rated!
rated!

My Ten Painted Nails

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Jennifer Jaypoody
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, colors, counting & numbers

One, two, three. Blue, red, orange. I have ten painted fingernails! Count along with me as we learn the name of each different nail colour.

rated!
rated!

Granny's Kitchen

A Jamaican Story of Food and Family

by Sade Smith, illustrated by Ken Daley
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: cooking & food

Accompanied by Ken Daley's vibrant, sun-soaked artwork, Sadé Smith's debut picture book Granny's Kitchen is the perfect readaloud for budding chefs everywhere.
Shelly-Ann lives with her Granny on the beautiful island of Jamaica. When Shelly-Ann becomes hungry, she asks her Granny for something to eat. Granny tells her “Gyal, you betta can cook! …

rated!
rated!

Lana Llama

by Lori Doody
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: farm animals

Lana the llama lives in the farmyard with all of her sheep friends. She loves being part of their flock, but she knows that she doesn?t fit in — her legs and neck are much too long, and her 'baa' is very baaad. Lana does her best to look like the other sheep, until one day a bully arrives, and Lana has to stand up for herself and her friends.

rated!
rated!

A Special Treat

by Ellen DeLange, illustrated by Monty Lee
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 2 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: counting & numbers

A funny counting book in rhyme about cooperation and sharing. For sweet little mouse friends ages 2.5 years and up.

1 mouse wants everyone to have a special treat.
2 mice go to the market to buy some seed.
3 mice are digging lots of tiny holes.
What are they up to?

rated!
rated!

First Broom

by Kallie George, illustrated by Joelle Murray
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: halloween, new experience, diversity & multicultural

A charming rhyming read-aloud just right for Halloween!

 

Little witch,

Little broom.

Brand-new gift,

Brand-new moon.

 

Little witch is so excited by her new present for Halloween night — a new broom! But learning to fly a broom is harder than you think, especially when you're just a little witch. Will witch and broom learn how to work together to fly u …

rated!
rated!

Professor Goose Debunks Goldilocks and the Three Bears

by Paulette Bourgeois, illustrated by Alex G. Griffiths
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: adaptations, bears

The first in a new series by the author of Franklin the Turtle! Join Professor Goose in this STEM-filled picture book as she fact-checks classic fairy tales and shares the science behind these flawed stories.  

Mother Goose's fairy tales are NOT based in science, and her great niece Professor Goose thinks it's time to share the truth. Join Professor …

rated!
rated!

Happy Words

Inuktitut Edition

by Inhabit Education Books, illustrated by Emma Pedersen
edition: Paperback
also available: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, words, emotions & feelings, polar regions

I am happy. This book features different words associated with being happy, such as grateful, proud, and excited.

rated!
rated!

We Adopted a Baby Chick

by Lori Joy Smith
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: farm animals, pets, farm & ranch life

An adorable baby chicken is the latest addition to the family in this sweet picture book based on a true story. An irresistible and unique twist on a sibling story and for anyone who loves cute baby animals!

Albert the sheep is the only one unhappy about the new addition to the family. Tina is a tiny, fluffy baby chick — and she gets all the atte …

rated!
rated!

Playing and Learning with Nanuq and Nuka

Three stories about staying healthy and active in the Arctic

by Ali Hinch
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, manners & etiquette, values & virtues

Spend some quality time with Nanuq and Nuka in this collection of stories! Join the two polar bear brothers as they play at the swimming pool with friends, go fishing, and practise their high kicks together. They learn about safety, the importance of patience, and not to make assumptions about others based on their appearance. What will Nanuq and N …