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Fighting

Fighting

Deal with it without coming to blows
by Elaine Slavens, illustrated by Steven Murray
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age: 8 to 14
Grade: 4 to 8
Reading age: 8 to 14
tagged : values & virtues, violence

Schoolyard fights used to be viewed as an inevitable part of growing up, especially for boys. But escalating violence in schools--including many incidents involving weapons--has made conflict resolution among young people a serious issue across the country.
All people experience feelings of anger and hostility, but as we mature we learn how to cont …

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Out

Out

by Sandra Diersch
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age: 14 to 18
Grade: 9 to 12
Reading age: 7 to 10
tagged : values & virtues, siblings

No one in Alex's world is who they seemed to be. Alex struggles with his faith when he witnesses a church member cheating on his wife and learns that his brother is gay. When his brother is brutally attacked, Alex is forced to decide where his loyalties lie and what he really believes in.[Fry Reading Level - 5.1

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Farmers “Making Good”

Farmers “Making Good”

The Development of Abernethy District, Saskatchewan, 1880-1920
by Lyle Dick
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tagged : post-confederation (1867-)

In this newly revised edition of the widely praised original, published in 1989, Lyle Dick revisits the Abernethy district of Saskatchewan and his microhistorical analysis of the development of this prairie community.

Between 1882 and 1920, settlers from Ontario established social and economic structures at Abernethy, Saskatchewan. By virtue of hard …

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Counting Back from Nine

Counting Back from Nine

by Valerie 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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My Fellow Creatures

My Fellow Creatures

by Michael Rubenfeld
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Two men, each serving time for the same crime, are forced to question the nature of their desires when their pasts become their present.

Venturing into dark and explosive territory, My Fellow Creatures is a raw, honest, and thoughtful portrayal of these men and their virtues, confronting the reader with difficult questions about love, consent, venge …

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Driftwood

Driftwood

by Valerie Sherrard
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
tagged : friendship, values & virtues

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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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
tagged : values & virtues

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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Sophrosyne

Sophrosyne

by Marianne Apostolides
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tagged : family life, contemporary women, literary

Because fear can transform into confidence, recklessness, the kind of power you can't imagine until you're inside it. And then, once you've felt it, you can't feel alive when it's gone. Sophrosyne. You understood this feeling. I know you did, though you never said it. I saw it, instead, on your face when you danced.

Sophrosyne is one of only four vi …

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Belle's Journey

Belle's Journey

by Marilynn Reynolds, illustrated by Stephen McCallum
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age: 4 to 10
Grade: p to 2
Reading age: 4 to 8
tagged : horses, weather, country life, environment, farm & ranch life, values & virtues, farm animals

Set on the prairies during the twenties, Belle's Journey is a moving story of steadfast devotion and a heroic fight for survival. Reading ages 4-10. This 20th anniversary eBook edition features beautifully enhanced colour illustrations.

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The BEDMAS Conspiracy

The BEDMAS Conspiracy

by Deborah Sherman
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age: 8 to 12
Grade: 3 to 7
tagged : values & virtues

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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True Blue  

True Blue  

by Deborah Ellis
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age: 12 to 15
Grade: 7 to 10
tagged : mysteries & detective stories, law & crime, values & virtues, peer pressure, friendship

A person doesn't have to do anything important to get recognition anymore; it's enough to know someone who does. Parasitic fame. Casey was more than just a dependable camp counselor dedicated to her little buddies in Cabin Three. She was a brilliant student looking forward to a scholarship and a future career in entomology. Casey wasn't the kind of …

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Acts of Courage

Acts of Courage

Laura Secord and the War of 1812
by Connie Brummel Crook
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age: 10 to 12
Grade: 5 to 9
tagged : military & wars, pre-confederation (to 1867), values & virtues

She had been running, stumbling, walking for sixteen hours. It seemed that every muscle was screaming in pain. She did not even stop to check the new wound. When she reached the top of the hill, she stopped abruptly, trembling at an unexpected sight.

Clusters of tents and groups of men around campfires were silhouetted against the sky.

In Acts of Cou …

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Resistance Is Fertile

Resistance Is Fertile

Canadian Struggles on the BioCommons
by Wilhelm Peekhaus
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tagged : biotechnology, social aspects

For decades, government, industry, and the mainstream media have extolled the virtues of biotechnology while downplaying its negative side effects. Focusing on agriculture, Resistance Is Fertile challenges this dominant rhetoric by analyzing the major issues around which opponents of biotechnology in Canada are mobilizing resistance — namely, the …

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Replay

Replay

by Steven Sandor
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age: 9 to 13
Grade: 4 to 8
Reading age: 7 to 10
tagged : values & virtues

Growing up above his parents' Chinese family restaurant in Sexsmith, Alberta, Warren Chen has always dreamed of being a football star. At 90 pounds and five feet tall, he's not exactly built like a linebacker, but even short kids from tiny towns have big dreams. At first the coach is reluctant to even let him try out, but soon he sees Warren's stre …

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The Beautiful Game

The Beautiful Game

by David Skuy
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : soccer, diseases, illnesses & injuries, values & virtues

Cody and the Lions are playing great soccer, even if their team has only eleven players. But the arrival of an international company to build a factory on a nearby lake splits the team in two: Cody and his teammates who are worried the factory will pollute the lake vs. the players whose families will benefit from the jobs and opportunities the comp …

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Versions of North

Versions of North

Poems
by G.P. Lainsbury
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In this late-modern period of slackened meaning, G.P. Lainsbury's 'Versions of North' attempts to locate poetic consciousness in the drifting concept of north, using avantgarde techniques to reveal connections between disparate elements of signification. Lainsbury borrows from a wide variety of sources, filtering them through the grid of a disencha …

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Hook Up

Hook Up

by Kim Firmston
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age: 14 to 18
Grade: 9 to 12
Reading age: 7 to 10
tagged : values & virtues, dating & sex

Cody Manywounds's intentions are good, but it seems that every time he makes one little mistake, he gets caught. He got into some serious trouble with his friends a while ago, but since then, things have been looking up -- his grades are good, his girlfriend is hot, and the escape to university (and more girls) is just around the corner. Then it al …

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Whatever

Whatever

12
by Ann Walsh
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tagged : death & dying, values & virtues, adolescence

Sixteen-year-old Darrah is in trouble. She lost her temper and, as a result, Mrs. Johnson, was hurt. Now her parents want her to go to something called a "Restorative Justice" circle that the RCMP suggested. Darrah has to face her parents, Mrs. Johnson, a policewoman, and a "facilitator" who all sit in a circle and decide on Darrah's "sanctions." S …

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The Manager

The Manager

A Novel
by Caroline Stellings
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age: 14 to 16
Grade: 9 to 11
Reading age: 15 to 18
tagged : girls & women, values & virtues

Tina is short, but she packs a wallop. And she knows every move a boxer needs to get to the top. It’s 1979, and the glory days of the sport are over. With the family gym about to fold, and her father unwilling to listen to a word she says, Tina explodes and takes off, leaving Sydney’s Whitney Pier behind her for good. But it isn’t her temper …

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Annaleise Carr

Annaleise Carr

How I Conquered Lake Ontario to Help Kids Battling Cancer
by Annaleise Carr, with Deborah Ellis
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 7 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : sports & recreation, values & virtues, water sports

Over eight months worth of planning, hundreds of hours of hard physical training, amassing a team of dedicated crewmates, approaching sponsors and collecting donations -- and finally, swimming for twenty-seven hours across the cold, rough waters of Lake Ontario.

Why would a fourteen-year-old girl take on such a challenge?

For Annaleise Carr, the moti …

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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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Speaking Power to Truth

Speaking Power to Truth

Digital Discourse and the Public Intellectual
edited by Michael Keren & Richard Hawkins
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tagged : communication policy, media studies

Online discourse has created a new media environment for contributions to public life, one that challenges the social significance of the role of public intellectuals—intellectuals who, whether by choice or by circumstance, offer commentary on issues of the day. The value of such commentary is rooted in the assumption that, by virtue of their tra …

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Killer Drop

Killer Drop

by Mette Bach
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age: 14 to 18
Grade: 9 to 12
Reading age: 7 to 10
tagged : values & virtues, extreme sports, friendship

Marcus has it all: charm, good looks, successful parents, endless opportunities and anything money can buy. Along with his best friend, Tom, and Tom's crush, Yasmin, he escapes to his parents' resort condo during a school trip to Whistler, B.C. And he can't refuse when drinking makes Yasmin determined to hook up with him instead of Tom. The three d …

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I Have the Right to Be a Child

illustrated by Aurélia Fronty, by Alain Serres
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age: 4 to 7
Grade: k to 2
Reading age: 4 to 7
tagged : politics & government, values & virtues, homelessness & poverty

With a very simple text accompanied by rich, vibrant illustrations a young narrator describes what it means to be a child with rights — from the right to food, water and shelter, to the right to go to school, to be free from violence, to breathe clean air, and more. The book emphasizes that these rights belong to every child on the planet, whethe …

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Wicket Season

Wicket Season

by Gabrielle Prendergast
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age: 9 to 13
Grade: 4 to 8
Reading age: 7 to 10
tagged : values & virtues, new experience

In Winnipeg, Harry was a cricket star. With few West Indians in the community and few people who played the sport, he always stood out from the crowd. But when he moves to Toronto's Little Jamaica to stay with his grandfather, Harry is suddenly just another West Indian kid who loves cricket. There are even girls who are more talented than him.

Harry …

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Noble Illusions

Noble Illusions

by Stephen Dale
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One hundred years ago saw the declaration of a war that would forever change our understanding of war. With a staggering loss of life, World War One was, by all accounts, a brutal and devastating tragedy. And yet, on the eve of the hundredth anniversary, countries around the world are preparing to commemorate the Great War not with regret but with …

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Yeny and the Children for Peace

Yeny and the Children for Peace

by Michelle Mulder
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age: 8 to 12
Grade: 3 to 8
Reading age: 8 to 12
tagged : values & virtues, self-esteem & self-reliance

Yeny and her family have escaped from the violence in their mountain village in Colombia to live in the city. But danger remains all around her — from groups of armed men who have kidnapped her uncle to a scary bully at school. Yeny feels powerless until her new friends decide to organize a peace carnival. Before long, the peace movement has attr …

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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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Tessa and Scott

Tessa and Scott

Our Journey from Childhood Dream to Gold
by Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir, as told by Steve Milton
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tagged : ice & figure skating, sports

As seen on W Network

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir dazzled the world when they became the first Canadians -- and first North Americans -- to win an Olympic gold medal in ice dancing in 2010. Now, for the first time ever, they share their incredible and inspiring story with the world.

Tessa and Scott: Our Journey from Childhood Dream to Gold tracks the …

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Lily and the Paper Man

Lily and the Paper Man

by Rebecca Upjohn, illustrated by Renne Benoit
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age: 5 to 8
Grade: k to 3
Reading age: 5 to 8
tagged : homelessness & poverty, values & virtues

Walking home with her mother one day, Lily runs into a gruff and untidy-looking man selling papers on the street. Lily is afraid of the man, but when the weather turns cold, she sees the Paper Man differently.

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Age of Arousal

Age of Arousal

by Linda Griffiths
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It's a time of passion and confusion. Virtue is barely holding down its petticoats. People are bursting their corsets with unbridled desire. It's 1885, and the typewriter and the suffrage movement are sending things topsy-turvy. In the midst of it all, five ambitious New Women and one Newish Man struggle to find their way. Miss Mary Barfoot runs a …

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Stephen and the Beetle

Stephen and the Beetle

by Jorge Luján, illustrated by Chiara Carrer, translated by Elisa Amado
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age: 2 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 2 to 5
tagged : values & virtues, insects, spiders, etc.

When Stephen spots a beetle he takes off his shoe and raises his arm, ready to strike… but then he has second thoughts. He lays his head down on the ground and the beetle walks right up to him. At the last moment the beetle turns aside and each can go on with the day, having avoided the worst.

In this very simple story Jorge Luján presents the ki …

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Spud Sweetgrass

Spud Sweetgrass

by Brian Doyle
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Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : mysteries & detective stories, humorous stories, values & virtues

Spud gets angry when he sees Dumper Stubbs, a creepy delivery man, dumping oil into a storm drain and causing terrible pollution in the river. When Spud blows the whistle, he loses his job. Enlisting the help of his buddy, Dink the Thinker, and Connie Pan, Spud thinks he has a chance of regaining his job … and stopping the Dumper's harmful activi …

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Spud in Winter

Spud in Winter

by Brian Doyle
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : mysteries & detective stories, values & virtues, humorous stories

Spud Sweetgrass and his friends Connie Pan and Dink the Thinker are back. And this time Spud is in some frigid trouble. One morning Spud sees a terrible crime. And he can't get it out of his mind. Detective Kennedy wants him to tell her what he saw, but he's afraid of the man with the most beautiful hair in the world -- afraid for himself, and afra …

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Sounds of Ethnicity

Sounds of Ethnicity

Listening to German North America, 1850 - 1914
by Barbara Lorenzkowski
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Sounds of Ethnicity takes us into the linguistic, cultural, and geographical borderlands of German North America in the Great Lakes region between 1850 and 1914. Drawing connections between immigrant groups in Buffalo, New York, and Berlin (now Kitchener), Ontario, Barbara Lorenzkowski examines the interactions of language and music—specifically …

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Between Sisters

Between Sisters

by Adwoa Badoe
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Grade: p to 12
Reading age: 0
tagged : africa, girls & women, values & virtues

A poignant and frank novel set in Ghana, told from the point of view of a disarmingly forthright teenaged girl.

When sixteen-year-old Gloria fails thirteen out of fifteen subjects on her final exams, her future looks bleak indeed. Her family's resources are meager so the entire family is thrilled when a distant relative, Christine, offers to move Gl …

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Transition to Common Work

Transition to Common Work

Building Community at The Working Centre
by Joe Mancini & Stephanie Mancini
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tagged : human services, social work, poverty & homelessness, urban, volunteer work, civics & citizenship

The Working Centre in the downtown core of Kitchener, Ontario, is a widely recognized and successful model for community development. Begun from scratch in 1982, it is now a vast network of practical supports for the unemployed, the underemployed, the temporarily employed, and the homeless, populations that collectively constitute up to 30 percent …

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Reason Over Passion

Reason Over Passion

The Social Basis of Evaluation and Appraisal
by Evan Simpson
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"Reason is not passion's slave." Rather, the author argues, reason appraises the cultural appropriateness of passion, thus directing our attitudinal behaviour. He refutes those theories of value which correspond philosophically to societies described by Jean-Jacques Rousseau: societies of "honour without virtue, reason without wisdom, pleasure with …

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The Cat at the Wall

The Cat at the Wall

by Deborah Ellis
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age: 9 to 12
Grade: 4 to 7
Reading age: 9 to 12
tagged : cats, middle east, values & virtues

A remarkable and thought-provoking new novel set on Israel’s West Bank, by the author of The Breadwinner.

On Israel’s West Bank, a cat sneaks into a small Palestinian house that has just been commandeered by two Israeli soldiers. The house seems empty, until the cat realizes that a little boy is hiding beneath the floorboards.

Should she help him …

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Uneasy Partners

Uneasy Partners

Multiculturalism and Rights in Canada
by Janice Stein; David Robertson Cameron; John Ibbitson; Will Kymlicka; John Meisel; Haroon Siddiqui & Michael Valpy, introduction by Frank Iacobucci
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After decades of extraordinary successes as a multicultural society, new debates are bubbling to the surface in Canada. The contributors to this volume examine the conflict between equality rights, as embedded in the Charter, and multiculturalism as policy and practice, and ask which charter value should trump which and under what circumstances? Th …

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Chamber Music

Chamber Music

The Poetry of Jan Zwicky
by Jan Zwicky, edited by Darren Bifford & Warren Heiti
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Arcing across thirty years and seven volumes, Jan Zwicky’s poetry has always been acutely musical (and sensitive to the silence out of which music comes). In the compositions in Chamber Music, the first anthology of Zwicky’s poems, one may perceive the attunement of her vocations: poet, philosopher, violinist. Her poetry both praises and relin …

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Continuations 2

Continuations 2

by Douglas Barbour & Sheila E. Murphy
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"Most long poems contain lyric occasions. Here is an amazingly sustained lyric that contains traces of other commodities." -Robert Kroetsch Sheila Murphy and Douglas Barbour extend their singular poetic vision of that elusive third I/eye in Continuations 2. The new lyric voice sustained (within) these labyrinthine verses does so by virtue of its au …

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Dostoyevsky’s Critique of the West

Dostoyevsky’s Critique of the West

The Quest for the Earthly Paradise
by Bruce K. Ward
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Not much attention has been given to Dostoyevsky's concern with the crisis of the modern West, although allusions to almost every aspect of Western civilization—including the political, economic, and social dimensions—are present in his literary works and abound in his secondary writings.

This book points the way to a better understanding of the …

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A Sack Full of Feathers

A Sack Full of Feathers

by Debby Waldman, illustrated by Cindy Revell
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age: 3 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : jewish, country & ethnic, values & virtues

Yankel loves to tell stories, as long as they are someone else's. He does not see the hurt that his stories cause, the way they spread and change. Then the rabbi hands him a bag of feathers and tells him to place one on every doorstep in the village. Yankel is changed by what happens and finds himself with his best story yet, one of his very own.

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Room Enough for Daisy

Room Enough for Daisy

by Debby Waldman & Rita Feutl, illustrated by Cindy Revell
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age: 3 to 5
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : toys, dolls, puppets, values & virtues, jewish

Daisy has more toys than she knows what to do with. In this story, inspired by an Eastern European folktale about a house that's too small, Daisy thinks she needs a bigger bedroom for all the gifts on her birthday list. Her clever mom helps her realize less is more, and Daisy decides to donate many of her things to a Mitzvah Day rummage sale. In th …

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Clever Rachel

Clever Rachel

by Debby Waldman, illustrated by Cindy Revell
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age: 6 to 8
Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : jewish, values & virtues, friendship

In this retelling of a Jewish folktale, Jacob tries to stump Rachel with his best riddles but fails repeatedly. When a young woman in need of help presents Rachel and Jacob with the trickiest riddles of all, they discover the only way to solve them is to work together.

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Kishka for Koppel

Kishka for Koppel

by Aubrey Davis, illustrated by Sheldon Cohen
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Grade: p to k
Reading age: 3 to 5
tagged : jewish, values & virtues, humorous stories

In this fresh take on a classic tale, a magic meat grinder helps a poor Jewish couple learn a little gratitude after the three wishes it grants them go awry. A cautionary story that questions today's consumerism and excessiveness, Kishka for Koppel, like the best folktales, can help children and adults alike to look both beyond and within.

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Riot Act

Riot Act

by Diane Tullson
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : peer pressure, values & virtues, law & crime

How often do you get to see a car tipped or stores looted? Seventeen-year-old Daniel gets caught up in a post-game riot, and then he and his best friend escape police by breaking into a store. They only intend to cut through to the alley, but rioters follow and trash the place. Daniel prevents an arsonist from torching the store; the next day he's …

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Reacción

Reacción

(Reaction)
by Lesley Choyce
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : values & virtues, dating & sex, pregnancy

Zach y Ashley llevan un tiempo juntos y las cosas van bien, hasta que un día Ashley descubre que está embarazada. Enseguida se enoja y culpa a Zach, pues no estaría en ese estado si él no hubiera sido tan imprudente. Pensando al principio en el aborto, se vuelve en contra de Zach que, confundido, trata de adoptar una actitud responsable. Despu …

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In the Woods

In the Woods

by Robin Stevenson
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age: 12 to 18
Grade: 8 to 12
Reading age: 12 to 18
tagged : values & virtues, siblings, pregnancy

When Cameron rescues a baby abandoned in the woods, everyone says it is a miracle. A stroke of luck that he just happened to be there, riding his bike along that trail, and heard the baby's cry. But Cameron has a secret: It wasn't just luck. He was there because his twin sister Katie begged him to go. Did Katie know about the baby? Is she covering …

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