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P.S. I Miss You
Petro-Roy, Jen
ISBN: 9781250123480
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Former teen librarian Jen Petro-Roy writes a powerful debut novel, using an epistolary format to accurately capture the voice of Evie,…...

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A Possibility of Whales
Rivers, Karen
ISBN: 9781616207236
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Prolific Canadian author Karen Rivers explores the complexities of life as seen through the eyes of twelve-year-old Natalia Rose Baleine…...

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In Search of Us
Dellaira, Ava
ISBN: 9780374305314
Grades: Grades 9 to 12

Best-selling author Ava Dellaira weaves an emotional multi-generational story using amazing descriptions of people, events and places. Set in two different…...

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The Science of Breakable Things
Keller, Tae
ISBN: 9781524715663
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Debut author Tae Keller carefully tackles a multitude of themes from family relationships, school issues, and mental illness, to cultural…...

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Grade K – 3 Book Reviews

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Life Cycles – Grassland
Callery, Sean
ISBN: 9780753473986
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

This non-fiction text examines three grassland areas of the world – African, South American and North American.  Geared for a…

Ducks Away
Ducks Away!
Fox, Mem
ISBN: 9780338185669
Grades: Kindergarten

Five little Ducklings and their mother waddle across a bridge. A gust of wind blows one duckling into the river…...

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Nakota Community
Indigenous Communities in Canada: Nakota Community
Fox, Trent
ISBN: 9780773081250
Grades: Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

Nakota Community is a well-documented text that has been checked for content by Tina Fox, Elder of the Stoney Nakota…...

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Indigenous Communities in Canada: Mi’kmaq Community
Nixon, Dolores
ISBN: 9781773081274
Grades: Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5

Mi’kmaq Community is a well-documented text that has been checked for content by George Paul a member of the Mi’kmaq…...

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Grade 4 – 6 Book Reviews

29735642
P.S. I Miss You
Petro-Roy, Jen
ISBN: 9781250123480
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Former teen librarian Jen Petro-Roy writes a powerful debut novel, using an epistolary format to accurately capture the voice of Evie,…...

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35489152
A Possibility of Whales
Rivers, Karen
ISBN: 9781616207236
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Prolific Canadian author Karen Rivers explores the complexities of life as seen through the eyes of twelve-year-old Natalia Rose Baleine…...

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The Science of Breakable Things
Keller, Tae
ISBN: 9781524715663
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Debut author Tae Keller carefully tackles a multitude of themes from family relationships, school issues, and mental illness, to cultural…...

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Gargoyle
The Last Gargoyle
Durham, Paul
ISBN: 978-1524700560
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grades 7 to 12

High on the rooftops, they sit and guard you: overseeing what you call your home, but they call their Domain,…...

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Grade 7 – 9 Book Reviews

29735642
P.S. I Miss You
Petro-Roy, Jen
ISBN: 9781250123480
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Former teen librarian Jen Petro-Roy writes a powerful debut novel, using an epistolary format to accurately capture the voice of Evie,…...

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35489152
A Possibility of Whales
Rivers, Karen
ISBN: 9781616207236
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Prolific Canadian author Karen Rivers explores the complexities of life as seen through the eyes of twelve-year-old Natalia Rose Baleine…...

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The Science of Breakable Things
Keller, Tae
ISBN: 9781524715663
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Debut author Tae Keller carefully tackles a multitude of themes from family relationships, school issues, and mental illness, to cultural…...

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Train of Lost Things
The Train of Lost Things
Paquette, Ammi-Joan
ISBN: 978-1524739393
Grades: Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Things are important. They define certain moments in our lives, hold cherished memories, and can be with imbued with the…...

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Grade 10 – 12 Book Reviews

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One of Us is Lying
McManus, Karen M.
ISBN: 9781524714680
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12

Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you would go to protect them. On a Monday afternoon,…...

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Two Truths
Two Truths and a Lie: It’s Alive!

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Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

What’s real and what’s not? Our society today is full of ‘fake news’, bogus websites and social media feeds that…...

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The Vimy Oaks
The Vimy Oaks: A Journey to Peace
Grandfield, Linda
ISBN: 9781443148504
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

“A soldier, a handful of acorns – and a hundred-year legacy of hope, remembrance and renewal.” This narrative nonfiction story…...

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The School of Music
Bowen, Meurig & Rachel
ISBN: 9781847808615
Grades: Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

While this book is designed to be an instruction book about music, “The School of Music” can easily be read and…