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One Hungry Heron

One Hungry Heron

by Carolyn Beck, illustrated by Karen Patkau
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age: 3 to 6
Grade: p to 1
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The scene starts out quietly enough, but soon the lone heron is joined by two lazy catfish and three darting dragonflies. Before you can say ten tiny turtles, the pond is alive with a great array of wetland wildlife. Told in clever rhyme, this is a counting book with a difference. Numbers are spelled out in bold text, decorated numerals adorn each …

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The Stamp Collector

The Stamp Collector

by Jennifer Lanthier, illustrated by Francois Thisdale
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age: 8 to 11
tagged : friendship, books & libraries, other

A city boy finds a stamp that unlocks his imagination; a country boy is captivated by stories. When they grow up, the two boys take different paths—one becomes a prison guard, the other works in a factory—but their early childhood passions remain. When the country boy's stories of hope land him in prison, the letters and stamps sent to him from …

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A Woodpecker's Tale

A Woodpecker's Tale

illustrated by Sean Cassidy
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age: 4 to 8
Grade: p to 3
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Young woodpecker Pierce has decided he is old enough to venture out and hunt for insects on his own. He will prove to his mother that he is old enough to stretch his wings and be independent and responsible! When he ventures to the forest in search of juicy insects he finds that it isn't going to be as easy as he thought. All of the trees he finds …

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Saving Armpit

Saving Armpit

by Hyde
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age: 8 to 11
Grade: 3 to 6
tagged : humorous stories, baseball & softball, media tie-in

When vandals deface the Harmony Point sign, the town does indeed seem to become the "arm pit" of the region. The baseball team hasn't won a game in two seasons and the town itself is falling into disrepair. But when the new postmaster becomes the ball coach, Clay and the rest of the Terriers finally seem to stand a chance of winning a game. Until t …

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The Ehrich Weisz Chronicles: Infinity Coil

The Ehrich Weisz Chronicles: Infinity Coil

by Marty Chan
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age: 12 to 17
Grade: 7 to 12
tagged : steampunk

Ehrich Weisz, Demon Hunter was introduced to steampunk fans in Demon Gate. Now, he is continuing his increasingly desperate quest to rescue his brother in an alternate universe in the sequel, Infinity Coil. Now a fugitive from Demon Watch, young Ehrich Weisz hides in the underbelly of an alternate New York where immigrants from other dimensions min …

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Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures

Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures

by Hyde
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age: 8 to 12
Grade: 3 to 7
tagged : zoology

Glow-in-the-dark creatures possess one of the most amazing abilities in our world. Using only chemicals in their bodies, they can create bioluminescence, or "living light." The lights they produce come in an astonishing variety of colours and patterns. Glow-in-the-dark creatures use their light displays to hide from enemies, to cry for help, to wa …

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Rain Shadow

Rain Shadow

by Sherrard
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age: 10 to 18
Grade: 5 to 12
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Bethany knows that she is special. She doesn't learn things as easily as her classmates do and that sometimes makes them mean to her. They call her names - including the really "bad" name. Even her mom and her sister Mira say unkind things at times. But Bethany has friends like her neighbor Mrs. Goldsborough as well as happy times with Dad when he …

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Rick Hansen

Rick Hansen

A Life in Motion
by Don Quinlan
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
tagged : social activists, special needs

A biography for young readers of activist Rick Hansen

Rick Hansen suffered a spinal cord injury at the age of 15 after a car accident. But it didn't stop him - during the 1980s he was active in the Paralympics as a wheelchair basketball player. He became inspired by Terry Fox's Marathon of Hope and when Terry Fox was forced to end his run across Can …

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Now We Are Cool

Now We Are Cool

by Susan Opel-Gotz
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: 1 to 3
tagged : values & virtues, siblings, self-esteem & self-reliance

Two brothers decide to change their lives. They will become cool. But how? With sunglasses? By watching monster and vampire movies and not being scared? By drinking as much soda pop as they can? By listening to loud music with headphones? By being rude to relatives? By having bad table manners? Or maybe not.

Perhaps being cool is something else alto …

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Breakfast on a Dragon's Tail

Breakfast on a Dragon's Tail

and other Book Bites
by Martin Springett
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age: 4 to 8
tagged : imagination & play, short stories

An interactive collection of lavishly illustrated book covers for twelve different storybooks and the beginning (or ending) of each story allows children's imagination to take over.

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Bye, Bye, Butterflies!

Bye, Bye, Butterflies!

by Andrew Larsen, illustrated by Jacqueline Hudon-Verrelli
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age: 5 to 8
Grade: p to 4
tagged : butterflies, moths & caterpillars, school & education

One day on a walk with his dad Charlie sees some boys and girls on the rooftop of the school saying goodbye as they release butterflies up into the sky.

Charlie is amazed by all the butterflies flying around and wishes he could do something like that too. And when Charlie starts school next year he becomes a "butterfly scientist" as well and helps h …

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Counting Back from Nine

Counting Back from Nine

by Sherrard
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 7 to 12
tagged : values & virtues, death & dying, parents, love & romance

"There are rules for what I've done. Specific punishments for crimes against friendship."

Laren Olivier knows the rules, but her attraction to a friend's ex-boyfriend is strong. She tells herself that if she and Scott can keep their new romance a secret, no one will get hurt. But Laren is not the only one with something to hide.

Thus begins a year-lo …

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Taking Flight

Taking Flight

by Sheena Wilkinson
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age: 12 to 15
Grade: 7 to 10
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Moving from a harsh West Belfast estate to the glamour of the showjumping ring, Taking Flight is a fast-paced story of courage overcoming jealousy. The only riding fifteenyear- old Declan has ever done is joyriding. When he's forced to stay with his snobby cousin 'Princess' Vicky, he's shocked to find himself falling in love with horses. Vicky woul …

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5 Elephants

5 Elephants

by Rob Laidlaw
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age: 10 to 18
Grade: 5 to 12
tagged : elephants, animal welfare

5 Elephants tells the stories of five famous elephants, some heartbreaking and some hopeful. Meet Echo, who thrived in her natural environment, Lucy, who lives alone in a Canadian zoo and Tarra, an entertainment elephant who is now living out her days at a sanctuary. You'll also discover why Tusko, a travelling entertainment elephant, had such a tr …

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Watcha Gonna Do Boy… Watcha Gonna Be?

Watcha Gonna Do Boy… Watcha Gonna Be?

by Peter Taylor
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Watcha Gonna Do Boy...Watcha Gonna Be? Is a novel about one young man’s dream of following in his grandather’s footsteps instead of heading off to university. He is the breakaway, the one who learns, not in the feedbag university, but in the streets... “around the station part of town.” It is also a book about discovery – the discovery of …

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Bog

Bog

by Karen Krossing
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age: 10 to 18
Grade: 5 to 12
tagged : fantasy & magic

When his father is mercilessly turned to stone by the Troll Hunter’s followers, a cave troll named Bog sets out to find the murderers and avenge his father. But with no leads and little knowledge of the human world, Bog knows his journey won’t be easy. Along the way, he meets a huge forest troll named Small and a young human girl named Hannie.  …

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The Autism Story

The Autism Story

by June Barbara Pimm
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The Autism Story brings a fresh approach to the extensive literature on autism. The author draws upon her own long experience as a child psychologist, working with a large population of autistic children, to take readers through the story of a parent and teacher dealing with an autistic child. Using research findings from the field of developmental …

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The Hidden Agenda of Sigrid Sugden

The Hidden Agenda of Sigrid Sugden

by Jill MacLean
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age: 10 to 18
Grade: 5 to 12
tagged : bullying, parents, values & virtues

Sigrid Sugden is a Shrike, a member of one of the toughest group of girls in school. They are experts at blackmail, extortion and bullying their terrorized classmates. But one day, the Shrikes go too far. Sigrid realizes that their favourite victim, Prinny Murphy, is in real danger. She makes a decision that will save Prinny from danger but will tu …

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The Ehrich Weisz Chronicles: Demon Gate

The Ehrich Weisz Chronicles: Demon Gate

by Marty Chan
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age: 12 to 17
Grade: 7 to 12
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When young Ehrich Weisz — the future illusionist, Harry Houdini — follows his brother, Dash, through a strange portal, he is thrust into an alternate New York where the immigrants aren't just different ethnicities but different species. He finds work in this strange steampunk world as a Demon Hunter, tracking down dangerous otherworldly visitor …

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Crabbe

Crabbe

by William Bell
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age: 12 to 14
Grade: 7 to 9
tagged : drugs, alcohol, substance abuse

The night before his final exams, a semi-alcoholic teenager packs up his gear and disappears into the woods. Totally unprepared for bush life, he nearly dies until he meets someone else who has her own reasons to hide.

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Canadian Criminal Records

Canadian Criminal Records

And how to start fresh
by Antree Demakos, foreword by Ian D. Levine
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It is easy to get a criminal record. Simply being accused of a crime will lead to police making a record (usually called incident or occurrence report) of the event, even if no charges are laid. And if police do decide to lay charges, which they will do if they have the slightest belief that the person is guilty, fingerprints and photographs are ta …

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Tumbleweed Skies

Tumbleweed Skies

by Sherrard
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age: 8 to 11
Grade: 5
tagged : multigenerational

The moment Ellie and her father pull up in front of her Grandmother Acklebee’s farm in Weybolt, Saskatchewan, Ellie knows the place doesn’t want her. And it’s the last place she wants to be! But Ellie has no choice. Her father was laid off from the mill in Moose Jaw, and he’s been taken on by the Marvelous Cookware Company as a salesman, a …

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Pay It Forward Kids

Pay It Forward Kids

Small Acts, Big Change
by Nancy Runstedler
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 7 to 12
Reading age: 12
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14 Kids…14 Stories…Countless Hearts Touched
In Pay It Forward Kids, readers will meet ordinary kids from across North America who have done extraordinary things, all on their own initiatives. They have set out to "pay it forward" to someone else, with astonishing results. The ripple effect of their deeds have inspired others to join their caus …

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Saving Lives and Changing Hearts

Saving Lives and Changing Hearts

Animal Sanctuaries and Rescue Centers
by Rob Laidlaw
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age: 8 to 12
Grade: 3 to 7
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Enraptured with raptors? Love lions? Protective of pelicans? Rob Laidlaw's latest book has something for everyone. Having exposed the cruel treatment of animals in zoos and the entertainment industry with his previous two books, Rob Laidlaw sets out in Saving Lives and Changing Hearts to show a more positive side of the human-animal relationship: a …

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Buzz About Bees

Buzz About Bees

by Kari-Lynn Winters
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Grade: 2 to 5
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Imagine a world without bees. Not only would it be less colourful - with fewer wildflowers and flowering plants - it would be less fruitful as well. A world without bees would mean a world where the food supply would be significantly diminished. Global bee researcher Laurence Packer estimates that bees are responsible for 1/3 of our food supply.

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Piggy Banks to Paychecks

Piggy Banks to Paychecks

Helping kids understand the value of a dollar
by Angie Mohr
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The need for financial savvy is ever increasing. With university tuition and housing costs rising, parents want to ensure that their children learn the basics of earning, saving, and managing money. This is an indispensible life skill, yet it is not taught in most schools. Sadly, most parents do not have the underlying knowledge of finance and budg …

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Driftwood

Driftwood

by Sherrard
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
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Adam's summer is off to a disappointing start. His so-called "best friend" has bailed on him, choosing to stay behind to care for a sick dog, instead of joining Adam and his family at the seaside campground as planned. Adam is furious with Billy for abandoning him, impatient with his mother for her artistic obsessions, and embarrassed by his dad's …

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Dying to Go Viral

Dying to Go Viral

by Sylvia McNicoll
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Grade: 7 to 12
tagged : death & dying

What would you do if you only had one week to live? A skateboarding accident claims 14-year-old Jade's life when she skitches (hitches herself to a car) in order to appear on youtube; she neglected to wear the helmet she promised her father she would always use. In a Japanese garden she meets her mother who died when Jade was eight. She begs for th …

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Honour On Trial

Honour On Trial

The Shafia Murders and the Culture of Honour Killings
by Paul Schliesmann
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A car is discovered underwater at a Rideau Canal lockstation near Kingston, Ontario. Within it are the bodies of three sisters—Zainab, Sahar, and Geeti Shafia—along with that of their presumed aunt, Rona Amir Mohammad. The stories told by parents Tooba Mohammad Yahya and Mohammad Shafia, and their eldest son, Hamed, don't match up with the rapi …

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Hockey Girl

Hockey Girl

by Hyde
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Grade: 4 to 7
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Tara's softball team has been challenged by the boys to put together a winning girls' hockey team. The bet? Whichever team finishes lower in its respective division will have to wear cheerleading outfits (complete with skirts and pompoms) to the other team's entire next season of home games!

Tara and her Roadrunners are determined not to give the Ho …

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One Watermelon Seed

One Watermelon Seed

by Celia Lottridge, illustrated by Karen Patkau
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age: 3 to 6
Grade: p to 1
tagged : counting & numbers, seasons

In this deceptively simple counting book, Max and Josephine tend their garden while readers follow along, counting from one to ten as the garden is planted. Then readers can count in groups of tens as the garden is harvested, while they search through the pictures for the many small animals that are hiding throughout. A concise and clever text intr …

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Sex and Fertility

Sex and Fertility

Natural Solutions
by Linda Woolven & Ted Snider
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Infertility in both men and women has become a modern epidemic. Problems like erectile dysfunction now appear to affect more than fifty-percent of the population over the age of 40. It almost seems as though the most natural thing in the world is no longer second nature. Sex and Fertilityis a comprehensive and fun collection of natural medicinal so …

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Trouble in the Hills

Trouble in the Hills

by Helaine Becker
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Set in the Rocky Mountain borderlands, Trouble in the Hills is an action-packed adventure that pits an injured teen against the elements as he tries to elude kidnappers and drug runners.

After a fight with his father, Cam takes to the hills that surround his small, mountain community where an error in judgment leads to a serious mountain biking acci …

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Dog Breath

Dog Breath

by Carolyn Beck, illustrated by Kerrigan Brooke
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age: 7 to 11
tagged : dogs, death & dying

A funny but heart-warming tribute to a child's memorable, mischievous dog. A comfy dog bed, a red rubber ball, a favourite bone: a collection of images left behind stirs up memories, both poignant and humorous, of a child's best friend. This lovable, rambunctious dog will steal your heart just as easily as he once stole bites of food from the table …

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The Dog on the Bed

The Dog on the Bed

A Canine Alphabet
by Richard Teleky
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Is it surprising that a man with a lifelong affinity for dogs would have been born in the Chinese astrological Year of the Dog? Richard Telekey claims that it is not, and his resulting affection for dogs has led him to years of association with them, including not just dog ownership and friendships with other dog-lovers, but a fondness for reading …

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Meyers' Rebellion

Meyers' Rebellion

by Connie Brummel Crook
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Grade: 7 to 9
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Word Guild Canadian Christian Writing Award Winner 2007 - Young Adult BookGeoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction Honour Book, 2007Canadian Children's Book Centre Our Choice 2007 finalistFifteen-year-old John Meyers is the youngest of the Meyers boys, with a lot to live up to. So when a routine trip to the Toronto farmer's market in the fall o …

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No Small Victory

No Small Victory

by Connie Brummel Crook
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It's the Hungry Thirties and Bonnie's family has been hit hard by the Depression. Relocating from their farm in Massasaga to Lang, Ontario, is supposed to give them a fresh start. But Lang soon presents its own set of challenges for Bonnie and her family as they learn to adapt to their new surroundings - and get by with less.For Bonnie, settling in …

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The Nine Lives of Travis Keating

The Nine Lives of Travis Keating

by Jill MacLean
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
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Ann Connor Brimer Award for Children's Literature Nominee, 2009On Resource Link's "Best of 2008" ListCLA Children's Book of the Year Award shortlist, 20092009 KIND Children's Honor BookCanadian Children's Book Centre Our Choice, 2009"Starred ChoiceAfter his mother's death, Travis Keating and his father move to Ratchet, Newfoundland, to start a new …

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On Wings of Evil

On Wings of Evil

by Cora Taylor
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Grade: 5 to 8
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In this sequel to On Wings of a Dragon, a chill wind is blowing through the skies of the flying ones, and once again the dragon Api'Naga and his companion Kour'el are on a mission: to find the source of the evil that is disturbing their land. Their search will take them back to the island home of Maighdlin - once a simple village girl, now a queen …

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Ice Cream Town

Ice Cream Town

by Rona Arato
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Grade: 3 to 6
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CLA Children's Book of the Year Award 2008 longlistCCBC's Best Books for Kids & Teens, 2008 Children's Crown Award 2009 FinalistIce creamàYou scream!Sammy has learned to live by his wits on the voyage from Poland to the Jewish immigrant community that is to be his new home in New York City. It is here he discovers that the vibrant, noisy streets o …

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The BEDMAS Conspiracy

The BEDMAS Conspiracy

by Deborah Sherman
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Grade: 3 to 7
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Adam's band, Sick on a Snow Day, is challenged by more than just an unusual name. Adam is mistakenly accused of cheating on a test and must maintain a clean record and B-average if he wants to stay in the band. When lead singer Daniela Olafson gets hit with stage fright at the last minute, Adam creates her alter-ego, Olaf Danielson, the Swedish exc …

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A Different Kind of Beauty

A Different Kind of Beauty

by Sylvia McNicoll
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In Bringing Up Beauty, Elizabeth had her heart broken over the lab puppy she raised for - and returned to - a guide dog program. In A Different Kind of Beauty, she's trying again. But this time, she vows, she won't fall in love. She'll have fun, sure, but she won't surrender to those big soulful eyes and goofy puppy love. Hmmm... is it Beauty II sh …

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Beauty Returns

Beauty Returns

by Sylvia McNicoll
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Grade: 6 to 8
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Beauty's back-with a bound!

Liz and her best friend Alicia are determined: this year, no boys! It doesn't take long, though, before Liz falls off the wagon. She's irresistibly drawn to Kyle, and Kyle is drawn to Liz-dragged to her, actually, by Beauty Two, who is so glad to see her old friend that she starts to forget the finer points of her dog gui …

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The Present Tense of Prinny Murphy

The Present Tense of Prinny Murphy

by Jill MacLean
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
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Ann Connor Brimer Award for Children's Literature Winner, 20102010 Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award NomineeOn Resource Links Best Books of 2009 listThe Present Tense of Prinny Murphy picks up the story where The Nine Lives of Travis Keating leaves off - but this time, from the perspective of Prinny, Travis's friend. An alcoholic mothe …

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Meyers' Creek

Meyers' Creek

by Connie Brummel Crook
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A compelling story of the true experiences of a United Empire Loyalist family during a critical period of Canadian historyMary Meyers is typical of any nineteen-year-old. She longs for adventure--and for freedom to live her own life.But in the year 1786, and the realities that face newly settled United Empire Loyalist families like Mary's are often …

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The Glory Wind

The Glory Wind

by Sherrard
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A young boy must come to terms with the moral prejudices of his small town in rural 1950s Ontario when he befriends the daughter of a young widow who moves in next door. Gracie is unlike anyone Luke has ever met - fun, charming, imaginative and full of life. But when the townsfolk discover that her mother's past is less than completely honourable, …

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Last Chance for Paris

Last Chance for Paris

by Sylvia McNicoll
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Zanna is a rebellious pre-teen city girl with a fondness for tattoos and bad boys. But after her last rebellion-a strawberry tattoo on her ankle-her mother leaves for France without her. Zanna is forced to spend the summer with her twin brother, Martin, and their glaciologist father in the mountainous region of Last Chance Pass. There Zanna takes i …

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Yellow Mini

Yellow Mini

by Lori Weber
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A powerful free-verse novel that intertwines the coming-of-age stories of five teens and their relationships with each other, their parents, and themselves. Mark, Mr. Popularity, tools around town in the yellow mini left to him by his recently deceased father; his new girlfriend Stacey can't believe her luck, but doesn't understand Mark's odd need …

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Ontario's Old-Growth Forests

Ontario's Old-Growth Forests

by Michael Henry & Peter Quniby
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Who would have thought that dwarf cedar trees growing on the Niagara Escarpment could live to be nearly 2000 years old. Or that the small bonsai cedars lining the shorelines of the Canadian shield measure their ages in centuries. Old growth pine trees in Temagami are often over 10 storeys tall, but these are young sprouts compared to trees of yeste …

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Focus on Flies

Focus on Flies

by Norma Dixon
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Grade: 3 to 4
Reading age: 8 to 12
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Ontario Library Association's Silver Birch Express Nominee, 2010
On Resource Links Best Books of 2009 list

"It's hard to like a house fly. It buzzes around your ears, lands on your dirty dog, and then heads for your lunch. The feet of the fly that settle on your lunch are covered with hordes of bacteria carried from all its landing spots in the neig …

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