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À chacun son masque

by Marla Lesage, translated by Olivier Bilodeau
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: diseases, illnesses & injuries, clothing & dress, daily activities

Il y a une foule de raisons de porter un masque : par sécurité, pour respirer sous l’eau, pour se déguiser ou même tout simplement parce que ça pue ! Les plongeurs, les cowboys, les scienti?ques et plein d’autres gens ont besoin de masques. Et parfois, couvrir sa bouche, c’est faire preuve de bonté et de considération à l’égard d …

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Trygg The Dinosaur

by Paula Louise Salvador
edition: Audiobook
also available: Hardcover Paperback eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures

Audiobook adventure fiction novel for 8-to-12 year-olds. Trygg and Alta are two dinosaurs who should never be friends. Trygg is small, fast, and he eats meat. Alta is big, slow, and she eats plants. To survive, they cannot be seen together. Their story is 76 million-years-old. The action is fast paced. The threatened friendship is unforgettable. Dr …

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Baba's Babushka

Magical Ukrainian Adventures

by Marion Mutala, illustrated by Amber; Siemens, Wendy & Tkachenko, Olha Rees
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 12
  • Grade: p to 7
tagged: time travel, other, religious

Magical adventures in Ukraine! When the wind brings Natalia babushkas just like the ones her baba once wore, she is taken on a series of magical journeys to a time long ago and discovers the traditions of her Ukrainian heritage—the greatest of which is the love of family.

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What Kids Did

Stories of Kindness and Invention in the Time of COVID-19

by Erin Silver
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: non-classifiable, diseases, illnesses & injuries

In the spring of 2020, the Covid-19 virus changed the world and made daily life much more challenging. We had to stay apart, away from work, school, and our normal routines. But, all around the world, kids came up with creative and thoughtful ways to help others. From making 3-D printed medical equipment to food bank fundraising to a neighbourhood …

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Sometimes a Wall…

by Dianne White, illustrated by Barroux
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 4
tagged: emotions & feelings, friendship, imagination & play

An afternoon in the playground introduces different kinds of walls: a brick wall to draw on with chalk, a water wall, and a climbing wall. What follows is a playful yet profound exploration of the many ways walls can divide us or bring us together. When one child is excluded from a game, another builds a castle to leave him out. When the builder d …

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The Wall and the Wind

by Veselina Tomova
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: emigration & immigration, cultural heritage, modern

In the middle of the twentieth century, in the middle of Eastern Europe, a young girl dreams of adventures far and near. One day, a huge wall appears that separates East from West, and dreamer from dreams. No ladder is high enough, no tunnel deep enough to get past that wall. But then a crack appears in the wall, and the girl (now a woman) knows sh …

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The Hermit

by Jan L Coates
edition: eBook
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: friendship, homelessness & poverty

Eleven year old Danny was hoping to have a simple, fun summer, but his plans are derailed when developers threaten to build condos on his community’s beloved soccer field and when he cultivates an unexpected friendship with a hermit living in the nearby woods. Further uncovered secrets might just help Danny save the soccer field once and for all.

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Grandma and the Grandson

by Bace Flores, edited by Marie Gaudet, illustrated by Aadil Khan
edition: Hardcover
also available: eBook Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: cooking & food

When life gives you lemons... make lemonade!

Come on this sweet and sour adventure with Grandma and the Grandson-and learn how to create lemon goodies in your own kitchen!

Picking lemons from his grandma's giant lemon tree and making treats is a favorite thing for the grandson. However, this trip to grandma's house doesn't go as planned...when some o …

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G comme Gaël

L'alphabet de la culture gaélique en Nouvelle-Écosse

by Shelayne Hanson, illustrated by Etta Moffatt, translated by Melany Close
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 10
  • Grade: p to 5
tagged: alphabet

Fàilte signifie « bienvenue » : bienvenue au monde de la culture gaélique en Nouvelle-Écosse! Ce livret est une première étape pour les enfants et les adultes qui souhaitent découvrir et comprendre l'histoire, la culture et l'identité gaéliques en Nouvelle-Écosse. Grâce à des illustrations joyeuses et des concepts créatifs, les lecteu …

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Biorachan Beag agus Biorachan Mor

Sgeulachd thraidiseanta air a dealbhadh le Eimilidh Dhomhnallach

illustrated by Eimilidh Dhòmhnallach
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 10
  • Grade: p to 5
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Bodkin Beag and Bodkin Mòr went out to pick nuts... but Bodkin Beag wouldn't stop eating them! Big Biorachan set out to teach his greedy friend a lesson, unleashing a chain of unintended consequences. This traditional Scottish Gaelic tale was once the most widely-known children's story in the Gaelic world. The Gaels brought the tale with them from …