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Where Poppies Grow: A World War I Companion
By Granfield, Linda
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mpn: 9781550051469, ean: 9781550051469, isbn: 1550051466,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
Finalist for the Silver Birch Award Winner of the 2002 Information Book Award When World War I began in 1914, no one knew that millions of young people would die in the agonizing years ahead. No one imagined the effect it would have on family life, or that whole villages would disappear, or that entire nations would be changed forever. They believed their sons and daughters, mothers and fathers would be home by Christmas. They were tragically mistaken. With photos, memorabilia, and

Mary of Mile 18
By Brand: Tundra Books
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ean: 9780887765810, isbn: 0887765815,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
Mary of Mile 18 caused a sensation when it was first published in 1971. The story of Mary who finds a wolf pup but is forbidden to keep it as a pet, until it proves its worth on the family farm, touched the hearts of readers in Canada and around the world. Newspapers vied to interview the first-time author, a young woman teaching in a tiny school house in a remote northern settlement. The art was exhibited at the Vancouver Art Gallery and in 1972, the Canadian Library Association

Pioneer Christmas, A: Celebrating in the Backwoods in 1841
By Brand: Kids Can Press
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ean: 9781550749533, isbn: 1550749536,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Combining fiction and non-fiction, this dramatic story set in the snowy backwoods follows the Robertson family as they prepare for Christmas in 1841. They are excitedly expecting visitors from afar but as a winter storm begins to rage, the family fears for the safety of the travellers. How will Andrew and Sophie -- with a baby on the way -- fare on such a dangerous journey? Each chapter of the story is enhanced by information about the pioneer period and how Christmas was celebrated in the

The Ballad of Nancy April: Shawnadithit (Tales from Big Spirit)
By HighWater Press
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ean: 9781553794776, isbn: 155379477X,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
When a mishap delays Jessie at the end of a school day, she takes a shortcut home. But the shortcut turns into an adventure, as Jessie is transported through time and space, to early 19th-century Newfoundland. There she meets Shawnadithit who, as the last surviving member of the Beothuk, has witnessed the end of a once-great people. Tales from Big Spirit is a unique six-book graphic novel series that delves into the stories of six great Indigenous heroes from Canadian history -- some already

The Kids Book of Canada
By Kids Can Press
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mpn: FBA-|287814, ean: 9781554532261, isbn: 1554532264,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
Finally, the premier children's resource on Canada is available in a fully revised paperback edition --- bringing up to date this bestselling treasury of information that has long been an essential book for schools, libraries and homes from coast to coast. Ten years after its debut, this title in the acclaimed Kids Book of series is more than ever an indispensable tool for researching school projects or a conversation piece for sharing Canadian facts with friends and family. Bursting with rich

The Flying Squirrel Stowaways: from Nova Scotia to Boston
By Nimbus Publishing
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ean: 9781771085502, isbn: 1771085509,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 103 reviews
It's wintertime in Nova Scotia, and two flying squirrels are busy exploring the woods around their spruce-tree home. After a busy night of playing and gliding and snacking, they're ready to settle down and sleep all day. But humans have other plans: the tree is cut down and packed onto a truck bound for Boston, Massachusetts. It turns out their new home has been chosen as Halifax's annual thank-you gift, the Boston Christmas Tree! The little squirrels have no idea they're about to embark on a

People of the Great Lakes (Exploring the Great Lakes)
By Gareth Stevens Pub Learning library
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ean: 9781482412062, isbn: 1482412063,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Native people have been living around the Great Lakes for thousands of years. As European settlers arrived, they soon learned that the land around the Great Lakes was an ideal place to settle. Readers learn the history of Great Lakes settlement and much more. Full-color photographs showcase the lakes beauty, while social studies content introduces the many cities in the region. From the mammoth metropolis Toronto, Ontario, to the struggling cities of the Rust Belt, the population centers around

And in the Morning: The Somme, 1916 (Fields of Conflict)
By Wandering Fox Books
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ean: 9781772030143, isbn: 1772030147,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Fifteen-year-old Jim Hay believes that war is a glorious adventure and cannot wait for his turn to fight. But as his father marches off to battle in August 1914, Jim must be content to record his thoughts and dreams in his journal. All too quickly, however, Jim’s life begins to unravel. His father is killed in action, his mother suffers a breakdown, and when Jim does at last join up, it is as much to find refuge as it is to seek glory. In the trenches of France, his romantic views of war are

The Princess Dolls
By Tradewind Books
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ean: 9781926890081, isbn: 1926890086,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 92 reviews
Vancouver, 1942. When best friends Esther and Michiko spot beautiful Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret dolls, in vogue at the time, in the local toy-store window, they long to get the dolls for their shared birthday. But when Esther receives a doll and Michiko doesn't, their friendship starts to unravel. The story is set against the backdrop of an atmosphere of increasing hostility and racist attacks upon the Japanese community that culminates in the internment. During much of the story,

Town Is by the Sea
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ean: 9781554988716, isbn: 1554988713,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
A young boy wakes up to the sound of the sea, visits his grandfather's grave after lunch and comes home to a simple family dinner, but all the while his mind strays to his father digging for coal deep down under the sea. Stunning illustrations by Sydney Smith, the award-winning illustrator of Sidewalk Flowers, show the striking contrast between a sparkling seaside day and the darkness underground where the miners dig.With curriculum connections to communities and the history of mining, this

A River Apart
By Brand: Fitzhenry and Whiteside
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ean: 9781550416466, isbn: 1550416464,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
A River Apart is published by Fitzhenry and Whiteside.Used Book in Good Condition.

Samuel de Champlain (Kids Can Read)
By MacLeod Elizabeth Mantha John
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ean: 9781554530502, isbn: 1554530504,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 62 reviews
Meet Samuel de Champlain, explorer. The story of his exploration of the unknown lands of New France and his many adventures there is told in level-appropriate language and detailed illustrations in this Level 3 first reader.Samuel de Champlain.

The Poet: Pauline Johnson (Tales from Big Spirit)
By HighWater Press
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ean: 9781553794813, isbn: 1553794818,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
Although Kathy loves poetry, she is far too shy to recite it in front of her class. But the story of Pauline Johnson, renowned as the ''Mohawk Princess,'' inspires Kathy to overcome her stage fright. Pauline, from the Grand River Reserve in Ontario, crisscrossed the country, reciting her poems to far-flung communities, making her among the most beloved literary figure of the Edwardian era.The Poet is one book in the Tales from Big Spirit series. Tales from Big Spirit is a unique seven-book

The High Climber of Dark Water Bay
By Turner
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ean: 9781683367796, isbn: 1683367790,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
“How brave are you?”Twelve-year-old Lizzie Parker’s father died after the stock market crash of 1929. Accustomed to a comfortable life in Seattle, she is now so poor that she is sent to live with her uncle in a remote logging camp in British Columbia. But when she arrives, her uncle is gone. Left to fend for herself among rough loggers, she begins to unravel the mystery of her uncle’s disappearance ―only to discover that her own life is in danger. Now Lizzie must find out just how

S is for Spirit Bear: A British Columbia Alphabet (Discover Canada Province by Province)
By Sleeping Bear Press
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ean: 9781585362912, isbn: 1585362913,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 109 reviews
British Columbia is filled with supernatural beauty and fascination. Its diverse wildlife population includes killer whales, giant Pacific octopus, cougars, moose, grizzlies and spirit bears, a rare black bear that, because of a recessive gene, has all-white fur. Children will be awed to learn of legendary creatures reportedly sighted in British Columbia, such as the serpent-like lake demon called Ogopogo and the big-footed beast known as Sasquatch. They will also learn of Canada's Iceman, an

Hey Canada!
By Tundra Books
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781770492554, isbn: 1770492550,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
Gran has decided that she is taking nine-year-old Alice and eight-year-old Cal on a road trip across Canada “before she’s old and creaky.” With a sparkling combination of poems, silly songs, tweets and blogs, the trio records the trip for readers everywhere to share. Starting in St. John’s Newfoundland, where they have a “find-it” list that includes a moose and an iceberg and going all the way to the Pacific Ocean, the gang in Hey Canada! offers a delightful way to learn about vast,

Gold Rush Fever: A Story of the Klondike, 1898
By Brand: Kids Can Press
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ean: 9781550748529, isbn: 1550748521,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
The year is 1898. Over the last decade, North America has been ground down by a depression. Wages are low, jobs are scarce and people are getting desperate. Although Aunt Rachel isn't happy about 13-year-old Tim and his older brother, Roy, heading off to the Klondike Gold Rush, the possibility of striking it rich is hard to resist. Tim and Roy begin their trek to the Yukon filled with excitement. Little do they suspect the harsh realities they'll have to face: blinding snowstorms, raging

Anne of the Island
By Nimbus Publishing
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ean: 9781771084079, isbn: 1771084073,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
In the third installment of the Anne of Green Gables series, Anne Shirley heads for Redmond College, leaving behind her rural life in Avonlea for the city of Kingsport. There she must deal with an unfortunate marriage proposal, the beginning of her writing career, and the sudden attention of Gilbert Blythe. Is Anne ready for true love?.

New France (Discovering Canada)
By Brand: Fitzhenry n Whiteside
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780773753419, isbn: 0773753419,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Meet some of the brave men and women who first settled the New World and helped found the colony of New France - Cartier, Marie La Tour, La Salle and Madeleine de Vercheres. Find out how they worked, dressed, ate and survived in their adopted land. Read about the King's Daughters, who came over from Europe on Bride's Ships, and about the powerful seigneurs, who ruled vast domains along the St. Lawrence River.Used Book in Good Condition.

Puritan Girl, Mohawk Girl: A Novel
By Harry N. Abrams
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ean: 9781419726040, isbn: 1419726048,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
In this riveting historical fiction narrative, National Book Award Finalist John Demos shares the story of a young Puritan girl and her life-changing experience with the Mohawk people. Inspired by Demos’s award-winning novel The Unredeemed Captive, Puritan Girl, Mohawk Girl will captivate a young audience, providing a Native American perspective rather than the Western one typically taught in the classroom.   As the armed conflicts between the English colonies in North America and the French

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