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Zero Fade

by Chris L Terry

Chris L. Terry's debut young adult novel Zero Fade chronicles eight days in the life of inner-city Richmond, Virginia teen Kevin Phifer as he deals with wack haircuts, bullies, last-year fly gear, his uncle...

Muslim Child

by Rukhsana Khan & Patty Gallinger

Muslim Child is a collection of short stories, poems and prose that examines the world through the eyes of Muslim children. Each story represents a tenet of Islam in a way which is both entertaining and enlightening....

Mac in the City of Light

by Christopher Ward

Mac’s school trip to Paris turns into an adventure she never imagined.

Fourteen-year-old California girl Mackenzie, known as Mac, goes on a school trip to Paris where she meets up with an old musician friend...

Red Wolf

by Jennifer Dance

Life is changing for Canada’s Anishnaabek Nation and for the wolf packs that share their territory.

In the late 1800s, both Native people and wolves are being forced from the land. Starving and lonely, an orphaned...

The Dread Crew

by Kate Inglis

The pirates of the Dread Crew, ruthless junk hunters, are on the rampage through the Maritime woods. On their trail is a boy pirate tracker Eric Stewart, who gathers mounting evidence of their hooliganism until...

I Am Algonquin

by Rick Revelle

An exciting journey seen through the eyes of the Algonquin people.

This book paints a vivid picture of the original peoples of North America before the arrival of Europeans. The novel follows the story of Mahingan...

Last Summer in Louisbourg

by Clare Mowat

Fifteen-year-old Andrea Baxter is thrilled when she is offered a summer job on Cape Breton Island. Although her mother worries that Andrea is too young to move so far away, Andrea welcomes the chance to strike...


by Kevin Don Porter

MISSING. That's what the posters say about the girl. After bumping into a strange man at Yellowstone National Park who's secretly removing the posters, Calvin Crane thinks their van is being tailed. In a cramped...


by Jennifer Maruno

Etienne is called on an adventure in the new world? In 1647, ten-year-old Etienne yearns for a life of adventure far from his family farm in Quebec. He meets an orphan destined to apprentice among the Jesuits...

Trial By Fire

by Sheila Dalton

Winner of the Canadian Children’s Book Centre Choice: Best Books for Kids & Teens

Seventeen year-old Nathan is running – running from his past and running from his present. Raised by a white mother and...

Broken Circle

by Christopher Dinsdale

Angry at missing a week of summer video game entertainment, Jesse, a twelve-year-old boy of European/Native American descent, grudgingly follows through with his deceased father’s request that he join his...

Trouble on the Voyage

by Bob Barton

A tiny speck imprisoned in a world of white… This is an exciting adventure novel told through the eyes of eleven-year-old ships boy Jeremy. It is both history and fiction. The merchant ship Henrietta Maria...

Stolen Away

by Christopher Dinsdale

Short-listed for the 2008 Red Maple Award

Keira, kidnapped from Ireland by Vikings, is a slave living in legendary Vinland. Two native bands, the Beothuck and the Thule, are also fighting over the land, thrusting...

Summary of The Tattooist of Auschwitz

by Alexander Cooper

Summary of The Tattooist of Auschwitz

It's April 1942, and 25-year old Lale is riding through Europe in a train, cramped in a cattle car with other Jewish men. Nobody knows where they’re going. Lale’s circle...

Swift Fox All Along

by Rebecca Thomas, Maya McKibbin & Lisa Nasson

What does it mean to be Mi’kmaq? And if Swift Fox can’t find the answer, will she ever feel like part of her family?

When Swift Fox’s father picks her up to go visit her aunties, uncles, and cousins, her...

Sunday in Kyoto

by Stéphane Jorisch & Gilles Vigneault

Enhanced ebook featuring a narrated story and 2 recorded songs performed by Coral Egan, Thomas Hellman, Paul Campagne, Ndidi O and Jessica Vigneault. The tale of an improbable group of musicians who come together...

Ginger and Chrysanthemum

by Kristen Mai Giang & Shirley Chan

"A sweet story spiced with cultural humor and life lessons." —Kirkus Reviews

"A perennial message." —Publishers Weekly

"Incorporating the Chinese belief that foods have warm and cool characteristics, Giang's...

Memories of Shiprock in the 60s with Grandpa

by Nez,Annabeth

This book was written with the intention to allow parents of young children know how Navajo culture and teachings influence the attitude of Navajo children.

Little Warrior

by Edward Rodriguez

Little Warrior is a five year old Native American child who we call Little Hawk. It is the normal life of a child growing up in the tribe of the Cheyenne. He encounters the happy as well as the sad and adventurous...

Let's Tour The World

by Theresa Lynn

Imagine spinning the globe and finding yourself in many wonderful places around the world. A family is making plans for a summer trip. A young boy grabs his globe and gives it a spin. He realizes this is not...