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Canada’s Natural Wonders ( Canada CLose Up Series)

by Joanne Richter Canada is a large, diverse and beautiful country. This latest book in the Canada Close Up series focuses on the history of many unique and well-known Canadian geographical landmarks, and the processes that shaped them. This book is crammed full of fun and interesting facts that will keep children entertained as they...
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Hoping for Home (Dear Canada Series)

Hoping for Home:  Stories of Arrival These eleven wonderful original stories of arrival introduce readers to young boys and girls who bravely face the challenges of setting into a new life in a new land. Hoping for Home includes stories by Jean Little, Kit Pearson, Brian Doyle, Paul Yee, Irene N. Watts, Ruby Slipperjack, Afua...
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These Are My Words (Dear Canada Series)

These Are My Words:  The Residential School Diary of Violet Presheens, Northern Ontario, Canada 1966 by Ruby Slipperjack ]Violet Pesheens is struggling to adjust to her new life at Residential School. She has run-ins with the other girls, she misses her Grandma, and everything she brought has been taken from her, including her name —...
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Graves of Ice (I Am Canada Series)

Graves of Ice:  The Lost Franklin Expedition, George Chambers, The Northwest Passage, 1845 A dramatic Arctic adventure set during Sir John Franklin's doomed search for the Northwest Passage George Chambers is a fourteen-year-old aboard HMS Erebus, one of two ships under the command of Sir John Franklin on his quest to discover the Northwest Passage....
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