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A family is a family is a family —O'Leary, Sara, author.
Book
2016
33 available of 43 items

When the question of what makes one's family "special" comes up in the classroom, O'Leary's (This Is Sadie) young narrator blushes and looks down in shame. "My family is not like everybody else's," she thinks. Then her c...

Sharon, Lois & Bram's skinnamarink —Hampson, Sharon, author.
Book
2019
18 available of 25 items

Based on the classic folk song made famous by a beloved trio of children's entertainers, this picture book is best sung aloud! "Skinnamarink" is a timeless anthem of love and inclusion. One of the world's best-loved chil...

Me on the map —Sweeney, Joan, 1930-2017, author.
Book
2018
0 available of 4 items

"In this playful introduction to maps and geography, step by simple step, a young girl shows readers herself on a map of her room, her room on the map of her house, her house on the map of her street--all the way to her ...

A walk on the tundra —Hainnu, Rebecca.
Book
2011
14 available of 32 items

I am small —Qin, Leng author.
Book
2018
13 available of 15 items

"With beautifully composed watercolour illustrations, Qin Leng recalls her own childhood in this story about a little girl who has always been the smallest: smallest of the family, smallest in school, smallest in a crowd...

Kamik an Inuit puppy story —Uluadluak, Donald.
Book
2012
30 available of 37 items

Jake is a young boy whose puppy, Kamik, will not behave. Jake{u2019}s grandfather teaches him the importance of the bond between man and dog, by sharing his stories of raising many sled dogs. These stories are based on t...

Good Night, Good Night —Lee, Dennis, 1939- author.
Book
2018
18 available of 25 items

A collection of poems focuses on the rituals of bedtime, including gathering a pillow, cuddling in a blanket, and saying good night to everyone.

A year of everyday wonders —Klein, Cheryl B., 1978- author.
Book
2020
0 available of 12 items

Follows a young girl from the first wake-up of a new year, through many new experiences and 384 fights with her big brother, to the last bedtime stories in December.

Ordinary, extraordinary Jane Austen : the story of six novels, three notebooks, a writing box and one clever girl —Hopkinson, Deborah, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 5 items

This picture book biography of one of the most beloved writers of all time pays tribute to an independent thinker who turned ordinary life into extraordinary stories and created a body of work that has delighted and insp...

Hana Hashimoto, sixth violin —Uegaki, Chieri, author.
Book
2014
25 available of 29 items

Hana Hashimoto has signed up to play her violin at her school's talent show. The trouble is, she's only a beginner, and she's had only three lessons. Her brothers insist she isn't good enough. "It's a talent show, Hana,"...

Shelter —Claire, Céline, author.
Book
2017
8 available of 10 items

"As a big storm approaches, two strangers arrive in the forest. All the animal families, safe in their homes, are worried, unsure of their motives. So they all turn them away when they ask for shelter, and the strangers ...

A walk on the shoreline —Hainnu, Rebecca, author.
Book
2015
13 available of 14 items

"Young Nukappia can't wait to get out to his family campsite on the shoreline. After spending all year in the south with his adoptive parents, Nukappia always looks forward to his summer visits with his birth family. Aft...

The better tree fort —Kerrin, Jessica Scott, author.
Book
2018
23 available of 23 items

When his dad builds him a tree fort, Russell thinks it is perfect--right up until he notices another tree fort going up three houses over.

Kamik's first sled —Suluaryok, Matilda.
Book
2015
12 available of 15 items

"Jake's puppy Kamik is growing quickly, but the dog isn't becoming any easier to handle. All Jake wants is to raise his puppy into a strong, fast sled dog, but Kamik is far from ready to pull a sled with a dog team. With...

And what if I won't? —Fergus, Maureen, author.
Book
2015
19 available of 20 items

When Benny's mother asks him to put his dirty plate in the sink, he responds by asking: "What would you do if I said no?" Her answer is predictable, but not enough for Benny, whose "What if?" line of questioning continue...

Kamik joins the pack —Baker, Darryl, author.
Book
2016
18 available of 19 items

Jake cannot wait for his uncle to meet Kamik, and to see what an obedient puppy he is becoming! Jake's uncle is a great musher, who has won many dogsledding races, and if Kamik is good enough Jake hopes today might be th...

Ready, set ... baby! —Rusch, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2017
15 available of 19 items

Big kids Anna and Oliver give young readers the inside scoop on what to expect when a new baby is expected. In a fresh picture book/comic style, Ready, Set ... Baby offers up a funny, loving, reassuring peek into life as...

Never give up : a story about self-esteem —Cole, Kathryn, author.
Book
2015
8 available of 9 items

Shaun is strong enough to know that even things that don't come easily can be mastered through determination and work. Learning to ride his two-wheeler, he overcomes fear and teasing and manages to impress friends and bu...

Mine, yours —Arnold, Marsha Diane, author.
Book
2019
11 available of 14 items

"Big Panda and the forest animals have an unspoken agreement: what's his is his and what's theirs is theirs. And that's just the way they like it. So when newcomer Little Panda wonders through the forest with his kite, h...

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