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I Am a Polar Bear

by Paul Covello
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 4
  • Grade: p to k
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A day in the life of one of Canada’s most iconic animals, from nationally celebrated and bestselling creator Paul Covello

I am a polar bear, and I do what polar bears do.

Come along and spend the day with an adorable polar bear cub! Can you hide in the snow, jump on an ice floe and swim through icy cold water? You could, if you were a polar bear!

T …

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I Am a Beaver

by Paul Covello
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 4
  • Grade: p to k
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A day in the life of one of Canada’s most iconic animals, from nationally celebrated and bestselling creator Paul Covello 

 I am a beaver, and I do what beavers do.

Come along and spend the day with an adorable beaver kit! Can you chomp through a tree, swim in a stream and help your family build a lodge? You could, if you were a beaver!

This bright …

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Even Superheroes Make Mistakes

by Shelly Becker, illustrated by Eda Kaban
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 9
  • Grade: p to 4
tagged: manners & etiquette, stories in verse

“A highly appealing read. . . . Children will readily gravitate to this book.” —School Library Journal
What do young superheroes do when they’ve blundered and bungled? They don’t get mad; they get SMART! This fun follow-up to Even Superheroes Have Bad Days teaches kids another humorous lesson in overcoming adversity.
 
Even superheroes …

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Even Superheroes Have Bad Days

by Shelly Becker, illustrated by Eda Kaban
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 9
  • Grade: p to 4
tagged: manners & etiquette, emotions & feelings

"Full of action and vibrancy. . . .A good way to soothe bad days away.” —School Library Journal

When Superheroes don’t get their way,
when they’re sad, when they’re mad, when they’ve had a bad day . . .
. . . they COULD super-tantrum, they COULD but they DON'T,
because REAL Superheroes just WOULDN'T—they WON'T!

All kids have trouble …

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On My Mountain

by François Aubineau, illustrated by Jérôme Peyrat, translated by Orca Book Publishers
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: wolves & coyotes, environment, country life

Both the shepherd and the wolf live on the mountain. They love their home and want to feel safe there. This book tells the same story, in identical words, from both the wolf’s perspective and that of the shepherd. Read the wolf’s story then flip it over and read the shepherd’s story and see the landscape that each of them sees. A good reminde …

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Les contes de Clifford : Blanche Neige et les sept chiots

by Norman Bridwell & Lauren Bisom, illustrated by Rémy Simard
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: adaptations, dogs, friendship

 

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Quand la reine chasse Blanche Neige et Clifford du château, ces derniers ne savent pas où aller… Heureusement, ils trouvent sept petits chiots qui les accueillent chez eux! Est-ce que Blanche Neige et Clifford vivront heureux jusqu’à la fin des temps?

 

When the queen kicks Blanche Neige and Clifford out of t …

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The Moon King

by Cara Kansala
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: bedtime & dreams, stories in verse

When the magical Moon King tips over the night, it spills across the land and sea, and he seeks the help of animals big and small to collect the stars and return them to the sky. In this beautifully illustrated bedtime story, Cara Kansala weaves an enchanting fable destined to become a children’s classic—the perfect way to welcome the night and …

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The Blunders: A Counting Catastrophe!

by Christina Soontornvat, illustrated by Colin Jack
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: counting & numbers, siblings, humorous stories

One, two, three . . . Wait, who am I missing? The Blunder kids’ head count somehow keeps falling short in this funny and familiar tale.

It’s not even lunchtime, and already the ten Blunder children have messed up the laundry, the bathtub, and taking care of the animals. They are driving their mother up the wall. So she sends them out to play wit …

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I Love Matzah

by Freidele Galya Soban Biniashvili, illustrated by Angelika Scudamore
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 1 to 4
  • Grade: p
tagged: passover, jewish, cooking & food

How many times a day and how many ways can one eat matzah, the quintessential Passover cracker? For a kid, it’s all day, every day and in many ways!

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The Paper Bag Princess Pin 2-Pack

illustrated by Michael Martchenko
tagged: fashion