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En attendant…

by Judy Ann Sadler, illustrated by Elodie 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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The Acadian Secret

by Tammy Lowe
edition: eBook
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Nova Scotia has kept an incredible secret for centuries. In 1795, sixteen-year-old John Smith, convinced he’s found buried treasure, digs down into a mysterious pit on a small island.

In present day Nova Scotia, twelve-year-old Elisabeth London knows there’s no such thing as magic, but when she finds herself in 17th century Scotland, she no long …

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Black Boy, Black Boy

by Ali Kamanda & Jorge Redmond, illustrated by Ken Daley
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: inspirational & personal growth

Inspire Black boys to imagine all the great things they can do while celebrating remarkable moments from Black history!

Dear boy, Black boy, I believe in you so.

Let's start your story—ready, set, go.

From athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick to musician Fela Kuti, explorer Matthew Henson and writer Chinua Achebe, there are so many inspirational me …

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Sharon, Lois and Bram's One Elephant Went Out to Play

by Sharon Hampson; Lois Lilienstein; Bram Morrison & Randi Hampson, illustrated by Qin Leng
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: music, diversity & multicultural, friendship

From the creators of Skinnamarink comes another picture book based on the classic counting song made famous by this beloved trio of children's entertainers.

One elephant went out to play upon a spider's web one day.
She had such enormous fun, that she called for her baby elephant to come.

Sharon, Lois and Bram invite readers to join them in a music …

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Brady Brady and the Cranky Kicker (Brady Brady)

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

Brady Brady books are sports — with heart!

 

Brady and his friends just want to kick their football and have a bit of fun. But everything they do upsets old Mr. Luddy.

Mr. Luddy’s the crankiest, meanest neighbour ever — and all for no good reason! Or so Brady thinks, until he makes a connection with his neighbour. And once they start talking, th …

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Blanket

illustrated by Ruth Ohi
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: emotions & feelings, imagination & play, friendship

A gentle wordless picture book about the difference a kind friend can make on a gray day.  

It’s a beautiful morning, but when Cat wakes up, the world feels gray. Cat wraps up in a blanket and hides — until Dog comes in. What can Dog do to help Cat?

Dog joins Cat under the blanket and listens to Cat’s worries. Dog’s flashlight illuminates the …

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Trilogía Fuego 2. Ciudades de cenizas

by Joana Marcús
edition: Paperback
tagged: contemporary
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Meeka Loves Nature: Insects

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Danny Christopher, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, insects, spiders, etc., environmental conservation & protection

There are so many insects to discover in the North! Join the little entomologist as she explores the tundra to find all sorts of bugs, from polaris bees to Arctic blue butterflies and everything in between. What flying, buzzing, crawling creatures will she discover next?

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Peekaboo! Nanuq and Nuka Look for Shapes

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Rachel Rupke, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: native canadian, size & shape, polar regions, interactive adventures

Can you help Nanuq and Nuka look for shapes? In this interactive book, Nanuq and Nuka explore the world around them and look for different shapes. Children can pull up the flap and find the hidden shapes with Nanuq and Nuka!

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