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Keith Haring: The Boy who Just Kept Drawing
Haring, Kay A.
ISBN: 9789780525428190
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, K-6, Teacher Resource

Written by Kay Haring, Keith’s sister, this book is a great introduction to kids about the artist, starting with his…

My Two Blankets
Kobald, Irena
ISBN: 978-0544432284
Grades: K-6

What does it feel like to come to a new country where you know nothing of the culture or the…

Sidewalk Flowers
Lawson, JonArno
ISBN: 978-1554984312
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2

Winner of the 2015 Governor General’s award, Sidewalk Flowers is a lovely wordless picture book that chronicles a young girl’s…

Duncan the Story Dragon
Driscoll, Amanda
ISBN: 978-0385755078
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Kindergarten

Dragons and reading. What’s not to love? In this light picture book, Duncan loves stories, but he has one problem:…

Where are my Books?
Ohi, Debbie Ridpath
ISBN: 9781442467415
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Kindergarten

Spencer loves books! He has a special collection right beside his bed. His favourite book is Night-Night, Narwhal which he…

Mr. Frank
Luxbacher, Irene
ISBN: 9781554984350
Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Mr. Frank has sewn and stitched for decades yet he has just received the most important order yet on his last day…

A Bloom of Friendship: The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival
Renaud, Anne
ISBN: 9781770502154
Grades: Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

The Canadian Tulip Festival is …born of courage, sacrifice and loss, and a friendship that blossomed between Canada and the…

Horton and the Kwuggerbug and More Lost Stories

Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

“Magic. It’s what happens the first time you read a book by Dr. Seuss. Experience that magic again with this…

365 Days of Wonder (Mr. Browne’s Book of Precepts)

Grades: Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Teacher Resource

“We carry within us the wonders we seek around us.” This precept from Sir Thomas Browne, author, scholar, scientist, and…

Give and Take

Grades: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3

“I am Take,” the little man squeaked. “Listen to me and your life will be fine.” Two wee elf like…


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