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Little Voice

by Ruby Slipperjack

A young Ojibway girl, struggling over the fact that her father has died, spends summers in the bush with her grandmother and finds her own identity and voice.


Summer of Fire

by Karen Bass

A troubled Alberta teen spending a summer in Germany discovers the story of a teen with real problems -- pregnant and alone in the maelstrom of Nazi WWII.


The Seven Sequels

by Orca Various

Just months after the events in the original Seven (the series), a shocking discovery about their grandfather's secret past launches seven grandsons into seven brand new adventures across the globe. This bundle...


So Much for Democracy

by Kari Jones

The political upheaval in Ghana in 1979 puts Astrid and the rest of her Canadian family at risk.


Gabrielle's Land Too

by Mark Nicholas & Kahla Nicholas

Gabrielle's night time journey begins as she prepares for bed. Traveling through the United States, narrated loosely by the iconic lyrics of Woody Guthrie's song This Land is Your Land, little Gabrielle discovers...


Stolen

by John Wilson

Fifteen-year-old Sam solves a mystery while treasure-hunting on the Australian coast.


Not a Chance

by Michelle Mulder

Dian is outraged when her fourteen-year-old Dominican friend announces that she is engaged to be married.


Last Days in Africville

by Dorothy Perkyns

In mid-1960s Halifax, 12-year-old Selina is growing up in a tightly knit community of African-Canadians whose days are numbered when ugly rumours surface about the fate of Africville.


Finders Keepers

by Andrea Spalding

In a field in Alberta, Danny finds an ancient arrowhead. His friend Joshua joins him on buffalo hunts, powwows, archaeological digs, and a break-in at the museum.


Crescent Star

by Nicholas Maes

Avi Greenbaum is Jewish and lives in West Jerusalem. Moussa Shakir is Palestinian and lives in East Jerusalem. Both are 15 years old, live without their fathers and belong to the same soccer club. In the spring...


The Boy from Left Field

by Tom Henighan

Hawk, a poor, half-Native boy who lives on the street in Toronto, is eager to go back to school and to please both his divorced parents. When Mr. Rizzuto, his baseball coach, tells him how Babe Ruth, playing...


Mr. Goo Goes Food Tripping: Famous Food and Delicacies in Asia's: Asian Food and Spices Book for Kids

by Baby Professor

Asian cuisine is a treasure trove of delicious delights. It's no wonder Mr. Goo had such great time documenting his food adventures around Asia, and sharing with you through this book. Prepare to feel your mouth...


Jason and the Deadly Diamonds

by Linda Hutsell-Manning

Jason and his friends are back in the past, in Luxembourg, where they have to try to keep a man from being hanged for a diamond theft he didn't commit.


Flight of the Tiger Moth

by Mary Woodbury

Flight of the Tiger Moth is the thrilling story of one boy's journey to become a man and find his path in the world. It also gives young readers a glimpse of life during World War II.


Jason and the Wonder Horn

by Linda Hutsell-Manning

Mysteriously transported back to medieval Germany, Jason and his friends have to use a magic bugle to help the people fight for freedom.


Through Flood & Fire: A Second Barr Colony Adventure

by Anne Patton

Based on a true story, the sequel to Full Steam to Canada follows Dorothy Bolton as she discovers the true strength of community as a settler on the plains.


The Planet of the Memoks

by Bénédicte CARBONEILL & Budding Adventures

Age: From 4 years old

Do you dream of becoming an adventurer?

Discover Jack and Maddie’s fantastic journeys!

Jack and Maddie have just discovered a new planet! But the inhabitants seem odd... Who are they? What...


The Secret of Sentinel Rock

by Judith Silverthorne

Visiting her grandmother's farm, Emily encounters a strangely-dressed girl her age, and discovers that she's a relative -- from another time!


Melanie Bluelake's Dream

by Betty Fitzpatrick Dorion & ¿Sherry Farrell Racette

Switching to a new school is never easy, but for Melanie Bluelake, a ten-year-old Cree girl moving off the reserve to the unknown world of a Saskatchewan city, the difficulties of fitting in are intensified....


Christmas at Wapos Bay

by Jordan Wheeler & Dennis Jackson

Three city kids increase their survival skills and their understanding of the North when they go to their Mushum's cabin for Christmas