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613 Results
The littlest sled dog —Kusugak, Michael.
Book
2008
48 available of 54 items

A little dog named Igvillu dreams of being a sled dog in the North.

Hatchet —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2000
259 available of 305 items

After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the wilderness, learning to survive initially with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divor...

The boy who walked backwards —Sures, Ben, 1967- author.
Book
2018
19 available of 26 items

The boy who walked backwards is a moving story about a young Ojibway boy, Leo, and his family in Serpent River First Nation. Leo's life turns to darkness when forced to attend residential school. Back home for Christma...

From far away —Munsch, Robert N., 1945- author.
Book
2017
132 available of 147 items

"When Saoussan immigrated with her family from war-torn Lebanon, she was only seven years old. This picture book tells the story of how she had to adjust to her new home in Canada. She describes the frustration of not un...

Prisoner of Dieppe : WWII —Brewster, Hugh.
Book
2010
33 available of 37 items

Good morning, Canada —Beck, Andrea, 1956- author.
Book
2014
66 available of 74 items

"Good morning to friends from coast to coast to coast! As the pages turn on bright landscapes and changing seasons across the country, rhyming text cheerily greets the sights and sounds of a Canadian day"--Back cover.

The orange shirt story —Webstad, Phyllis, author.
Book
2018
96 available of 101 items

"This true story also inspired the movement of Orange Shirt Day which could become a federal statuatory holiday When Phyllis Webstad (nee Jack) turned six, she went to the residential school for the first time. On her fi...

Never rub noses with a Narwhal : an alliterative Arctic ABC book —Wellborn, Ruth, author.
Book
2018
9 available of 14 items

Blubbery belugas, capering caribou, lingering ladybugs, rummaging ravens, and waiting walruses, all make an appearance in this beautifully illustrated children's book about the Arctic. The map, a glossary of key words, a...

Very last first time —Andrews, Jan.
Book
1985
25 available of 32 items

When the tide recedes, a young Eskimo girl living in northern Canada, journeys alone for the first time under the ice, walking on the seabed floor to gather mussels.

The moccasins —Einarson, Earl, 1962-
Book
2004
50 available of 53 items

The story of a young aboriginal foster child who is given a special gift of moccasins by his foster mother. Her gift of warmth and thoughtfulness helps her young foster child by encouraging self-esteem, acceptance and lo...

Thea Stilton and the Niagara splash —Stilton, Thea, author.
Book
2018
34 available of 45 items

The Thea Sisters are taking a trip to Canada! They have been invited to do some bird-watching with a group of friends. The girls are enjoying learning more about Canada and their love for hockey. But during their trip, o...

Migrant —Trottier, Maxine.
Book
2011
19 available of 19 items

A stranger at home : a true story —Jordan-Fenton, Christy.
Book
2012
112 available of 117 items

Looks at the experiences of a young Inuit girl returning from a residential religious school, where she is not recognized by her mother and is seen as an outsider.

The song within my heart —Bouchard, David, 1952-
Book
2002
114 available of 119 items

A young First Nations boy experiences his first pow-wow, and learns that he must find his own song.

Stolen child —Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk.
Book
2009
35 available of 37 items

Nadia arrives in Canada after the end of World War II, from the displaced person's camp where she has spent the last five years. But troubling memories and dreams begin to haunt her. Who is she really? She sees image...

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