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Caged Eagles

Caged Eagles

by Eric Walters
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : prejudice & racism, military & wars, friendship

When Canada went to war with Japan following the bombing of Pearl Harbour, Canadians of Japanese descent were declared "Enemy Aliens." Without recourse of any kind, they were forced to leave their homes along with the British Columbia coast, their possessions were sold, and their rights as citizens denied. Caged Eagles follows fourteen-year-old Tad …

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Lucy Tries Short Track

Lucy Tries Short Track

by Lisa Bowes, illustrated by James Hearne
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : winter sports, new experience, ice skating
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Exit Point

Exit Point

by Laura Langston
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
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tagged : death & dying, visionary & metaphysical, sexual abuse

Logan always takes the easy way out. After a night of drinking and driving he wakes up to find he has been involved in a senseless car accident and is dead. With the help of his guide, Wade, and the spirit of his grandmother, he realizes he has taken the wrong exit—he wasn't meant to die. His life had a purpose—to save his sister—but he took …

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Cellular

Cellular

by Ellen Schwartz
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Grade: 8 to 12
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tagged : diseases, illnesses & injuries, friendship, death & dying

Brendan has it all—captain of the basketball team, good friends, a beautiful girlfriend and a loving family—until he is diagnosed with leukemia. Terrified and convinced that no one understands what he is going through, Brendan faces chemotherapy alone, until he meets Lark. She is also in treatment, although her condition is much worse, and yet …

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The Rest is Silence

The Rest is Silence

by Scott Fotheringham
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tagged : literary, alternative history, nature & the environment

Winner, H.R. (Bill) Percy Novel Prize
Finalist, Amazon.ca First Novel Award
Finalist, Jim Connors Dartmouth Book Award
Finalist, Ottawa Book Award

In the backwoods of Nova Scotia, a man has decided to withdraw from the world and live off the land. Meanwhile, news reports begin to trickle in of a global catastrophe. Someone has released a genetically …

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Ink Me

Ink Me

by Richard Scrimger
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : self-esteem & self-reliance, friendship

Bunny (real name Bernard) doesn't understand why his late grandfather wants him to get a tattoo. Actually, Bunny doesn't understand a lot of things, so it's good that his older brother, Spencer, is happy to explain things to him. But this is a task Bunny is supposed to do on his own, and nobody is more surprised than Bunny when, after he gets tatt …

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Him Standing

Him Standing

by Richard Wagamese
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When Lucas Smoke learns the Ojibway art of carving from his grandfather, he proves to be a natural. He can literally make people come to life in wood. Then Lucas's growing reputation attracts a mysterious stranger, who offers him a large advance to carve a spirit mask.
This mask is to represent the master, but Lucas must find its face in his dreams …

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War of the Eagles

War of the Eagles

by Eric Walters
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Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : military & wars, friendship, prejudice & racism

During WWII, Jed’s English father serves as a fighter pilot overseas, while Jed and his mother move back to her Tsimshian community on Canada's west coast. When the military sets up a naval base in town, Jed is hired to help out, honored it seems, for both his father's bravery and his own native skills as a hunter. Presented with a military jack …

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Justine McKeen, Queen of Green

Justine McKeen, Queen of Green

by Sigmund Brouwer, illustrated by Dave Whamond
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Grade: 1 to 3
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tagged : environment, friendship, humorous stories

Justine McKeen talks too much, bosses people around too much, and as everyone soon finds out, she tells the truth, but just not all at once. Justine's trying to save the planet, one person and one cause at a time. Best of all, when she decides to get something done, it involves a whole lot of laughter and fun for everyone.

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The Goddaughter

The Goddaughter

A Gina Gallo Mystery
by Melodie Campbell
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Gina Gallo is a gemologist who would like nothing better than to run her little jewelry shop. Unfortunately she's also "the Goddaughter," and, as she tells her new friend Pete, "you don't get to choose your relatives." And you can't avoid them when you live in Hamilton and they more or less run the place. When Gina bumps into Pete at the Art Galler …

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Casey Little, Yo-Yo Queen

Casey Little, Yo-Yo Queen

by Nancy Belgue
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : imagination & play, self-esteem & self-reliance, fantasy & magic

Casey will have to do a lot of pet-sitting to earn the money she needs to buy Lightning, a beloved horse. Her hopes of buying Lightning are dashed when she learns that his owner has found a buyer and must sell the horse immediately. Across the street from Casey's house a mystery unfolds as a seldom-seen woman who seems to be able to read minds prep …

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Down

Down

by Norah McClintock
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : prejudice & racism, violence, city & town life

Remy has just been released from juvenile detention and is back in his old neighborhood. He went away because he severely assaulted a guy who insulted his girlfriend—Asia. As a white boy dating an immigrant, Remy has had to take a lot of the inbred racism that exists in the inner-city—from strangers, his family and even the police. When the whi …

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Hurricane Power

Hurricane Power

by Sigmund Brouwer
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : track & field, mysteries & detective stories, emigration & immigration

When David's family moves from northern Ontario to Miami, Florida, it takes him less than a day to discover how out of place he is in his new neighborhood. He joins his school's track team, hoping to make new friends, but soon he is pulled into a school-wide web of secrecy and danger. And the one person who can help him keeps running away.

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Alibi

Alibi

by Kristin Butcher
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Grade: 4 to 7
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Fifteen-year-old Christine is visiting her eccentric great-aunt in historic Witcombe, where a pickpocket has been victimizing tourists. Aunt Maude owns an antique store and also runs the town’s ghost walk, which gives Christine the opportunity to meet local characters and visitors, including a mysterious young man who seems to know far too much a …

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Respira

Respira

(Breathless)
by Pam Withers
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : dating & sex, water sports, eating disorders & body image

Beverly está en Hawaii ayudando a su tío en su tienda de submarinismo, aprendiendo a bucear y tratando de bajar de peso y conseguir novio. Cuando Garth, un excelente buzo, se interesa por ella, Beverly está feliz, hasta que resulta que a Garth no le interesa más que una cosa. Cada vez más débil por la drástica dieta que se impuso ella misma …

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Spirit Level

Spirit Level

by Sarah N. Harvey
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Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : dating & sex, alternative family, siblings

Harriet (known as Harry) is a donor-conceived child who has never wanted to reach out to her half-siblings or donor—until now. Feeling adrift after a breakup with her long-time boyfriend, Harry tracks down her half-siblings, two of whom are in Seattle, where Harriet lives. The first girl she meets is fifteen–year-old Lucy, an effervescent half- …

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Horse Power

Horse Power

by Ann Walsh
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : values & virtues, humorous stories

Once again Callie is forced to take part in her mom's latest crusade. They head into ranch country to camp—bloodthirsty mosquitoes, stinky outhouses and all—at a protest to save a rural school. Callie's grandmother shows up with her biker buddies and the singing grannies. Callie hates camping and wants nothing to do with the protest. To make ma …

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La course-poursuite des Loups gris

La course-poursuite des Loups gris

(Timberwolf Chase)
by Sigmund Brouwer, translated by Gaston Gingras, illustrated by Dean Griffiths
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : hockey, friendship, bullying

Johnny Maverick et ses amis jouent dans l'équipe de hockey des Loups gris à Gaston. Tom Morgan est nouveau en ville. C'est un très bon joueur, mais pas vraiment un bon coéquipier. Johnny parviendra-t-il à lui démontrer que l'esprit d'équipe est toujours récompensé?
Johnny Maverick and his friends play for the Timberwolves peewee hockey t …

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Tiger Threat

Tiger Threat

by Sigmund Brouwer
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : hockey, law & crime, self-esteem & self-reliance

Ray Hockaday plays center for the Medicine Hat Tigers in the Western Hockey League. He's spent his hockey career hiding something from the world. When his new Russian room-mate shows up, Ray is assigned to help Vlad get used to life in Canada. What Ray doesn't know is that Vlad is also hiding something. And that secret could get both of them killed …

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This Little Hamster

This Little Hamster

by Kass Reich
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age: 0 to 3
Grade: p
Reading age: 0 to 2
tagged : mice, hamsters, guinea pigs, etc., humorous stories, colors

This Little Hamster is a spirited playful board book for babies and toddlers. Rhyming couplets and cheerful illustrations will capture the interest of both child and adult readers. This follow-up to Kass Reich's bestselling debut, Hamsters Holding Hands, is a charming introduction to basic colors that will fascinate little ones.

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Back in 6 Years

Back in 6 Years

A Journey Around the Planet Without Leaving the Surface
by Tony Robinson-Smith
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Inspired by travel writer Ted Simon, Tony Robinson-Smith quit his job in Japan, returned home to England, and then set out once more with only a a knapsack, a map, and a dream to travel the world with both feel on the ground. Nearly six years later, he returned home having fulfilled his dream and then some.

Using his journals and memories as his pri …

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A Kind of Courage

A Kind of Courage

by Colleen Heffernan
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : values & virtues, farm & ranch life, military & wars

Everything changes when Hattie Tamblyn's much-adored older brother, Will, enlists in the Canadian army in 1916 and is sent to fight in France. Hattie lives for Will's letters from the front, but her mother retreats into depression, her younger brother, Johnny, becomes violent and her father despairs of running the family farm without Will's help. T …

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The Night Thief

The Night Thief

A Cedric O'Toole Mystery
by Barbara Fradkin
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Simple country handyman Cedric O’Toole relies on his organic vegetable garden to supplement his meager income, so he’s upset when vegetables begin disappearing. After several futile attempts to protect the garden, he stakes it out one night with his shotgun and spots a shadowy figure running into the woods. Cedric follows and finds a young boy …

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A Woman Scorned

A Woman Scorned

A Sebastian Casey Mystery
by James Heneghan
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Vancouver city councilor George Hamilton Nash has left his wife of twenty years and moved into a posh West End condo. A wealthy man about town, Nash appears to be enjoying all the pleasures the city has to offer—until he turns up dead. The note left behind indicates suicide, and the police are satisfied with this. But Sebastian Casey, a reporter …

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Queen of Disguises

Queen of Disguises

by Melanie Jackson
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : mysteries & detective stories, humorous stories

Amateur detective and singing sensation Dinah Galloway has enough on her plate without having to worry about being pursued by a vengeful stalker. The red-headed twelve-year-old is in the running to sing in commercials promoting beautiful British Columbia. To clinch the job, Dinah has to get fit at a wellness retreat on Salt Spring Island. Veggies? …

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Leaving Fletchville

Leaving Fletchville

by René Schmidt
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : values & virtues, prejudice & racism

Brandon is the biggest and toughest kid in his small-town school. He is feared as a bully, but he only pretends to be "dumb as a bag of hammers," so he can learn as much as possible about the people around him. When Leon, his sister Winnie, and their lively little brother Sam, arrive in Kingsville, they are the only black people in town. Everyone i …

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If It Bleeds

If It Bleeds

A Nicole Charles Mystery
by Linda L. Richards
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Nicole Charles didn’t go to journalism school to become a gossip columnist, but the job fell into her lap right out of school and her immigrant work ethic just won’t let her quit to find something she’d like better. It’s a good job, but she struggles with the stigma attached to her position by other reporters. More than anything, she wants …

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Crossbow

Crossbow

by Dayle Campbell Gaetz
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : survival stories, values & virtues

Fourteen-year-old Matt has only one goal in life: to become a hermit. He has no use for school, but he loves the solitude of the forest. When he hikes up to the cabin he built for himself, he discovers a mysterious stranger named Forrest has moved in. At first Matt doesn't connect Forrest's appearance with the rash of local robberies. Forrest seems …

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Daredevil Club

Daredevil Club

by Pam Withers
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : peer pressure, friendship, extreme sports

Kip's only friends are the members of the Daredevil Club, a club whose mission is to complete seven dangerous dares before their rivals, the Wildmen, complete their list of dares. Before the cliff diving accident in which he lost the use of his leg, Kip had been the leader of the Daredevil club. Now he has difficulty completing the dares and suspe …

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Sea Otter Pup

Sea Otter Pup

by Victoria Miles, illustrated by Elizabeth Gatt
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Grade: p
Reading age: 0 to 2
tagged : marine life, baby animals

Follow along as Pup learns how to eat spiky sea urchins, somersault beneath the waves and groom himself. He still needs lots of help from Mother, but one day Pup will be old enough to dive down below the waves and search for food on his own
Accompanied by beautiful illustrations and set in the North Pacific, this heartwarming tale is perfect for li …

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Pocket Pegasus

Pocket Pegasus

by Susan Stafford
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Laura Connor’s summer suddenly switches from boring to magical flying mayhem when her favourite Pegasus model horse, Flash, comes to life during a violent thunderstorm. Follow their adventures as fantasy collides with reality and Laura tries to keep her two-hand-high, walking, talking, flying equine a secret from the rest of the world. For more i …

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In The Field

In The Field

by Joan Sullivan
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FREELANCE WRITER AND PLAYWRIGHT Joan Sullivan’s book In the Field is a work of non-fiction that tells the story of one young Newfound¬lander soldier, Stephen Norris, lost in WWI, and how his death affected his family, his community, and, decades later, an entirely new generation. In 2004, a high school theatre class creates a musical about the N …

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Punch Like a Girl

Punch Like a Girl

by Karen Krossing
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : emotions & feelings, violence, sexual abuse

Nobody understands why Tori has suddenly become so moody and violent. When she attacks a stranger in a store, she ends up doing community service at a shelter for victims of domestic violence. She bonds with a little girl named Casey, but when Casey is abducted while in Tori’s care, Tori is racked with guilt, certain that she should have been abl …

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Crush

Crush

by Carrie Mac
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Grade: 8 to 12
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tagged : lgbt, self-esteem & self-reliance, new experience

Because of a moment of indiscretion, Hope's parents send her to New York to spend the summer with her hipster sister while they travel to Thailand. Miserable, Hope ends up meeting Nat, and developing a powerful crush. The only problem is that Nat is a girl. Hope is pretty sure she isn't gay. Or is she? Struggling with new feelings, fitting in and a …

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Dog Days

Dog Days

by Becky Citra
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : dogs, friendship, multigenerational

Brady is a dreadful card player and he doesn't like dogs. His mother has moved him across the country to be near to his grandfather who insists on playing (and winning) endless games of Crazy Eights and whose ornery, ancient dog makes Brady's life miserable. Abra, next door, is nice to him, but she dresses like a witch and she's a girl. The only wa …

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Today, Maybe

Today, Maybe

by Dominique Demers, illustrated by Gabrielle Grimard
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age: 3 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : friendship, fantasy & magic, adaptations

Today, Maybe is a story about a little girl who is waiting for someone, a friend. She doesn't yet know who it will be. In a series of surprising and humorous encounters, several well-known characters of children's literature arrive at her door. But none of them are the one she is waiting for, and she graciously sends them all away. With her bird to …

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The World Without Us

The World Without Us

by Robin Stevenson
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Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : suicide, friendship, death & dying

What do you do when someone you care about wants you to follow him to a really dark place? Do you pull away? Do you help plan the trip? Or do you put your own life on the line in the hope that love will coax your friend away from the precipice? When Mel meets Jeremy, she thinks she has finally found someone who understands her, someone who will li …

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The Summer of the Spotted Owl

The Summer of the Spotted Owl

by Melanie Jackson
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : mysteries & detective stories, birds, humorous stories

After a hang glider crashes into the pool of the house where Dinah and Madge are house-sitting, the hapless pilot creates more than a splash of suspicion in Dinah’s mind. Why does this itchy intruder make off with Dinah’s inflatable turtle? Why is someone trying to drive their cat-mad neighbor away? And what is the connection with the balding s …

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Full Court Press

Full Court Press

by Eric Walters
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
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tagged : basketball, friendship, self-esteem & self-reliance

With the three-on-three tournament over, it's now time for tryouts for the school rep team. The question is will grade three students Nick and Kia have any chance to make the team? After all the rep team is normally made up only of grade five players. When Nick and Kia decide that they will try out for the team, they find they get a chilly and some …

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The Birthday Girl

The Birthday Girl

by Jean Little, illustrated by June Lawrason
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
Reading age: 6 to 8
tagged : cats, self-esteem & self-reliance, birthdays

Nell makes two wishes on her birthday, but the next day they show little sign of coming true. Everyone in her household is busy and wants her out from underfoot and no one is willing to help her find her lost cat. In the end she finds more than a cat and she makes her own wishes come true with the help of a row of tall, bright, smiling sunflowers.

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Innocent

Innocent

by Eric Walters
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : parents, orphans & foster homes, mysteries & detective stories

After the orphanage she lives in is destroyed by fire, Betty, an innocent and trusting teen, takes a job as a maid in Kingston, Ontario. Welcomed into the household of the wealthy Remington clan, Betty makes friends with the staff at the house and soon discovers that her mother had also been a maid there—and that her father is in a nearby jail, …

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Search and Rescue

Search and Rescue

A Claire Abbott Mystery
by Gail Anderson-Dargatz
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When a young woman goes missing on a nature trail, small-town journalist Claire Abbott is first on the scene, as usual. The clues to the woman’s whereabouts are misleading, but Claire has a sixth sense—what the fire chief calls a "radar for crime." Trusting her intuition, Claire insists that the search and rescue team look elsewhere for clues …

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The Unfinished Child

The Unfinished Child

by Theresa Shea
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tagged : contemporary women, literary, medical

Finalist for a 2014 Alberta Literary Award
Shortlisted for the 2014 Edmonton Public Library Alberta Readers’ Choice Award

Fans of Kim Edwards' The Memory Keeper's Daughter will love this unforgettable and inspiring tale about the complex bonds of family, friendship, and motherhood.

When Marie MacPherson, a mother of two, finds herself unexpectedly …

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Tantramar

Tantramar

by Eric Sparling
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"This is the story of my mother's death, my father's lighthouse, my slutty sister and the dog I betrayed." A heart-felt, at times funny, coming-of-age story set in Nova Scotia about a quirky couple who adopt a 16-year-old girl when their son, the main character, is 14.

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A toda velocidad

A toda velocidad

(Overdrive)
by Eric Walters
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : law & crime, death & dying

Jake consiguió por fin su licencia de manejo y esta noche además puede usar el auto de su hermano. Junto con su amigo Mickey, Jake sale a pasear en el auto. Cuando desafían a otro conductor a una carrera callejera, una desastrosa reacción en cadena provoca un accidente. Jake y Mickey abandonan el lugar y tratan de convencerse de que son inocen …

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The Artful Goddaughter

The Artful Goddaughter

A Gina Gallo Mystery
by Melodie Campbell
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Mob goddaughter Gina Gallo stands to inherit two million bucks from her great-uncle Seb, a master forger. But there’s a catch: Uncle Seb wants Gina to make things right and return an extremely valuable painting to the City Art Gallery. If she can’t do it, her rat-face cousin Carmine gets the boodle.
Reluctantly, Gina comes up with a plan for a …

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Take Shelter

Take Shelter

At Home Around the World
by Nikki Tate & Dani Tate-Stratton
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : house & home, architecture

A roof, a door, some windows, a floor. All houses have them, but not all houses are alike. Some have wings (airplane homes), some have wheels (Romany vardoes), some float; some are made of straw, some of snow and ice. Some are enormous, some are tiny; some are permanent and some are temporary. But all are home. Take Shelter explores the ways people …

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Allegra

Allegra

by Shelley Hrdlitschka
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Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : contemporary, music, dance

Allegra thinks being at a performing-arts high school will change her life and make her a better dancer. But high school is still high school, complete with cliques, competition and cruelty. Allegra's refuge comes in the form of a class she doesn't want to take—music theory, taught by a very young, very attractive male teacher. Soon all Allegra c …

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Hardball

Hardball

by Steven Barwin
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : baseball & softball, bullying, school & education

Baseball season has begun for the South Coast Sharks. As a senior, Griffin has college in his sights and plans to land himself a baseball scholarship. His determination causes him to turn a blind eye to the hazing of new players by the team captain, Wade. But when Griffin senses that his cousin Carson is getting the brunt of Wade’s aggression, Gr …

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William Kowalksi Ebook Bundle

William Kowalksi Ebook Bundle

by William Kowalski
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tagged : crime, family life, urban life

This ebook bundle offers three gritty urban tales by William Kowalski. In The Barrio Kings, Rosario Gomez struggles to stay out of the gang life that killed his brother while finishing his high school diploma and preparing for the birth of his first son. But when his old friend Juan gets out of jail, his past returns to haunt him. In The Way It Wor …

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