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  • A Forest in the City

    A Forest in the City

    By Andrea Curtis

    Groundwood Books

    April 1, 2019

    9781773061429 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesJuvenile Non-FictionNatureUrban

  • A Girl Like That

    A Girl Like That

    By Tanaz Bhathena

    Farrar Straus and Giroux

    February 27, 2018

    9780374305444 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesComing of AgeYA

  • Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao

    Amy Wu and the Perfect Bao

    By Charlene Chua

    Simon & Schuster Canada

    October 1, 2019

    9781534411333 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAsian AmericanPeople & PlacesPicture Book

  • Anyone’s Game (Cross Ups, Book 2)

    Anyone’s Game (Cross Ups, Book 2)

    By Sylv Chiang

    Annick Press

    September 11, 2018

    Paperback

    978-1773210476 (ISBN-13)

    Ages 10 - 14

    ThemesMiddle Grade Fiction

  • Big Water

    Big Water

    By Andrea Curtis

    Orca Book Publishers

    March 6, 2018

    9781459815711 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesCanadaCanadian HistoryGreat LakesHistorical Fiction

  • Bilal Cooks Daal

    Bilal Cooks Daal

    By Anoosha Syed

    Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

    April 6, 2019

    9781534418103 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesCooking / FoodFamilyPicture Book

  • Bite Into Blood Suckers

    Bite Into Blood Suckers

    By Ishta Mercurio

    Fitzhenry and Whiteside

    August 6, 2015

    9781554553266 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 9 - 11

    ThemesAnimalsJuvenile Non-FictionScience

  • Bloom

    Bloom

    By Kenneth Oppel

    HarperCollins Canada

    February 11, 2020

    9781443450317 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesAction / Sci-FiAdventureAliensSalt Spring Island

  • Bounced

    Bounced

    By Ted Staunton

    Scholastic Canada

    January 31, 2017

    9781443157179 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesAdventureMiddle Grade FictionMystery

  • Canada Animals

    Canada Animals

    By Paul Covello

    HarperCollins Canada

    September 5, 2018

    9781443453837 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesAnimalsCanadaNon-Fiction

  • Canada Fun!

    Canada Fun!

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    By Paul Covello

    HarperCollins Canada

    September 15, 2020

    9781443458115 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesActivitiesCanadaNon-Fiction

  • Canadian Women Now and Then

    Canadian Women Now and Then

    By Elizabeth MacLeod

    Kids Can Press

    April 7, 2020

    9781525300615 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 9 - 12

    ThemesBiographyCanadian HistoryFeminism

  • Cute as an Axolotl

    Cute as an Axolotl

    By Jess Keating

    Random House Children's Books

    August 28, 2018

    9781524764470 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnimalsJuvenile Non-Fiction

  • Eat Your Rocks, Croc!

    Eat Your Rocks, Croc!

    By Jess Keating

    Scholastic Canada

    May 1, 2020

    9781338239881 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnimalsNon-FictionPicture BookSTEM

  • Elements of Genius #1: Nikki Tesla and the Ferret-Proof Death Ray

    Elements of Genius #1: Nikki Tesla and the Ferret-Proof Death Ray

    By Jess Keating

    Scholastic Canada

    May 5, 2020

    9781338295207 (ISBN-13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesAdventureMiddle Grade FictionSTEM

  • Elements of Genius #2: Nikki Tesla and the Fellowship of the Bling

    Elements of Genius #2: Nikki Tesla and the Fellowship of the Bling

    By Jess Keating

    Scholastic Canada

    February 4, 2020

    9781338295252 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesAdventurePicture BookScienceWomen

  • Follow Your Stuff

    Follow Your Stuff

    By Kevin Sylvester

    Annick Press

    April 9, 2019

    9781773212548 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 11 - 14

    ThemesCultural StudiesEconomyMiddle Grade Fiction

  • Fox and Squirrel Help Out

    Fox and Squirrel Help Out

    By Ruth Ohi

    Scholastic Canada

    August 28, 2018

    9781443163200 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesFriendshipPicture BookValues & Virtues

  • Golden Threads

    Golden Threads

    By Suzanne Del Rizzo

    Owlkids

    April 15, 2020

    9781771473606 (ISBN13)

    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAcceptanceAsian AmericanEmotions

  • Gross as a Snot Otter

    Gross as a Snot Otter

    By Jess Keating

    Random House Children's Books

    October 9, 2019

    9781770498099 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnimalsDisgusting AnimalsJuvenile Non-Fiction

  • Hatch

    Hatch

    By Kenneth Oppel

    HarperCollins Canada

    September 15, 2020

    9781443456883 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesAction / Sci-FiAliensSalt Spring Island

  • Haunted Canada 10: More Scary True Stories

    Haunted Canada 10: More Scary True Stories

    By Joel A. Sutherland

    Scholastic Canada

    August 4, 2020

    9781443175784 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesHauntedHorror

  • Haunted Canada 8: More Chilling True Tales

    Haunted Canada 8: More Chilling True Tales

    By Joel A. Sutherland

    Scholastic Canada

    April 24, 2018

    9781443148832 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesHauntedHorrorMiddle Grade FictionSuspense

  • Haunted Canada 9: Scary True Stories

    Haunted Canada 9: Scary True Stories

    By Joel A. Sutherland

    Scholastic Canada

    June 11, 2019

    9781443148955 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesHauntedMiddle Grade FictionSuspense

  • Hockey Super Six: On Thin Ice

    Hockey Super Six: On Thin Ice

    By Kevin Sylvester

    Scholastic Canada

    November 10, 2020

    9781443163514 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesActionHumourSports

  • Hockey Super Six: The Puck Drops Here

    Hockey Super Six: The Puck Drops Here

    By Kevin Sylvester

    Scholastic Canada

    September 1, 2020

    9781443163484 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesActionHumourSports

  • Hug?

    Hug?

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    By Charlene Chua

    Simon & Schuster Canada

    September 1, 2020

    9781525302060 (ISBN-13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesBoundariesCompassionEmpathyPicture BookTolerance

  • Hunted By the Sky (The Wrath of Ambar #1)

    Hunted By the Sky (The Wrath of Ambar #1)

    By Tanaz Bhathena

    Penguin Teen Canada

    June 23, 2020

    9780735267022 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesFantasyIndiaYA Fantasy

  • I Am a Beaver

    I Am a Beaver

    By Paul Covello

    HarperCollins Canada

    March 3, 2020

    9781443458078 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesAnimalsNon-Fiction

  • I Am a Polar Bear

    I Am a Polar Bear

    By Paul Covello

    HarperCollins Canada

    March 3, 2020

    9781443458092 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesAnimalsNon-Fiction

  • I Am Not a Number

    I Am Not a Number

    By Kathy Kacer

    Second Story Press

    September 6, 2016

    9781927583944 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesEmpathyFirst Nations and Indigenous PeopleHistorical FictionHistory

  • I Do Not Like Stories

    I Do Not Like Stories

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    By Andrew Larsen

    OwlKids

    September 15, 2020

    1771473789 (ISBN10)

    9781771473781 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnimalsCatsJuvenile Fiction

  • If I Had a Gryphon

    If I Had a Gryphon

    By Vikki Vansickle

    Tundra Books

    February 9, 2016

    9781770498099 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesFantasyMythical CreaturesPicture Book

  • Inkling

    Inkling

    By Kenneth Oppel

    HarperCollins Canada

    September 11, 2018

    9781443450287 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesActionAdventureComicsWriting

  • Ira Crumb Feels the Feelings

    Ira Crumb Feels the Feelings

    By Naseem Hrab

    Owlkids Books

    October 15, 2018

    9781771472982 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesEmpathyFeelingsPicture Book

  • Ira Crumb Makes a Pretty Good Friend

    Ira Crumb Makes a Pretty Good Friend

    By Naseem Hrab

    Owlkids Books

    August 15, 2017

    9781771471718 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesFirst Day of SchoolMaking FriendsPicture Book

  • It Seemed Like a Good Idea: Canadian Feats, Facts and Flubs

    It Seemed Like a Good Idea: Canadian Feats, Facts and Flubs

    By Ted Staunton

    Scholastic Canada

    June 1, 2020

    978-1443113120 (Paperback)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesCanadaCanadian HistoryHumour

  • Jewel of The Thames. Book One in the Portia Adams Adventures

    Jewel of The Thames. Book One in the Portia Adams Adventures

    By Angela Misri

    Fierce Ink Press

    March 25, 2014

    9781927746424 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesAdventureMysteryNovelTeen

  • Lake: A See to Learn Book

    Lake: A See to Learn Book

    By Kate Moss Gamblin

    Groundwood Books

    August 1, 2020

    9781554988815 (ISBN13)

    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesJuvenile Non-FictionNatureScience

  • Mama’s Day With Little Gray

    Mama’s Day With Little Gray

    By Aimee Reid

    Random House Books for Young Readers

    March 25, 2014

    9780449810835 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 2 - 5

    ThemesAnimalsFamily

  • Masters of Silence

    Masters of Silence

    By Kathy Kacer

    Annick Press

    March 12, 2019

    9781773212616 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesChildren's Historical FictionHolocaust

  • Me, Toma and the Concrete Garden

    Me, Toma and the Concrete Garden

    By Andrew Larsen

    Kids Can Press

    May 7, 2019

    9781771389174 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 - 7

    ThemesCommunityFriendshipPicture Book

  • Meet Willie O’Ree

    Meet Willie O’Ree

    By Elizabeth MacLeod

    Scholastic Canada

    January 28, 2020

    9781443175616 (ISBN-13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesBiographyHistoryNon-FictionSports

  • Moon Wishes

    Moon Wishes

    By Patricia Storms

    Groundwood Books

    March 1, 2019

    9781773060767 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesBedtimeDreamsJuvenile Fiction

  • Moose’s Roof

    Moose’s Roof

    By Jennifer Maruno

    Breakwater Books

    March 20, 2017

    9781771031004 (ISBN-13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnimalsFriendshipJuvenile Fiction

  • My Heart Fills With Happiness / sâkaskinêw nitêh miywêyihtamowin ohci

    My Heart Fills With Happiness / sâkaskinêw nitêh miywêyihtamowin ohci

    By Monique Gray Smith

    Orca Book Publishers

    September 18, 2018

    9781459820180 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesHappinessJoyPicture Book

  • My Name is Konisola

    My Name is Konisola

    By Alisa Siegel

    Second Story Press

    March 3, 2020

    9781772601190 (ISBN13)

    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesFamilyJuvenile Fiction

  • My Teacher’s Not Here

    My Teacher’s Not Here

    By Lana Button

    Kids Can Press

    April 3, 2018

    9781771383561 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesGrowing UpPicture BookSchool

  • Neil Flambé and the Duel in the Desert

    Neil Flambé and the Duel in the Desert

    By Kevin Sylvester

    Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers

    February 21, 2017

    9781481410427 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesActionCooking / FoodMystery

  • Never Let You Go

    Never Let You Go

    By Patricia Storms

    Scholastic Canada

    December 27, 2016

    9781443157339 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesBoard BookEmotionsParent & Child

  • Nibi is Water

    Nibi is Water

    By Joanne Robertson

    Second Story Press

    April 14, 2020

    9781772601329 (ISBN13)

    Ages 3 mos - 3

    ThemesFirst Nations and Indigenous PeopleNaturePicture Book

  • No Help Wanted!

    No Help Wanted!

    By Ruth Ohi

    Scholastic Canada

    July 30, 2019

    9781443163606 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesClassroom LifePicture BookSelf Reliance

  • Ocean Speaks: How Marie Tharp Revealed the Ocean’s Biggest Secret

    Ocean Speaks: How Marie Tharp Revealed the Ocean’s Biggest Secret

    By Jess Keating

    Tundra Books

    June 30, 2020

    9780735265080 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesBiographyPicture BookScienceWomen

  • Pickles vs. the Zombies

    Pickles vs. the Zombies

    By Angela Misri

    Cormorant Books

    December 2, 2019

    9781770865587 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesAnimalsHumourJuvenile Fiction

  • Please Don’t Change My Diaper

    Please Don’t Change My Diaper

    By Sarabeth Holden

    Inhabit Media Inc

    June 23, 2020

    9781772272734 (ISBN13)

    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesFirst Nations and Indigenous PeopleHumourPicture BookRhyming

  • Revenge on the Fly

    Revenge on the Fly

    By Sylvia McNicoll

    Pajama Press

    April 15, 2014

    9781927485569 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesHistorical FictionJuvenile Fiction

  • Rising Star (Cross Ups, Book 3)

    Rising Star (Cross Ups, Book 3)

    By Sylv Chiang

    Annick Press

    9781773213125 (Hardcover)

    9781773213118 (Paperback)

    Ages 9 - 11

    ThemesHumour

  • Science Comics: The Brain: The Ultimate Thinking Machine

    Science Comics: The Brain: The Ultimate Thinking Machine

    By Tory Woollcott

    First Second Press

    October 16, 2018

    978-1626728011 (Paperback)

    Ages 9 - 13

    ThemesScience

  • Slow Moe

    Slow Moe

    Launch

    By Deborah Kerbel

    Orca Book Publishers

    September 15, 2020

    9781459823 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesFamilyFictionPicture Book

  • Small World

    Small World

    By Ishta Mercurio

    Harry N. Abrams

    July 2, 2019

    978-1-4197-3407-6 (ISBN-13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesDiversityJuvenile FictionSTEM

  • Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster

    Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster

    By Jonathan Auxier

    Puffin Books

    September 10, 2019

    9780735264373 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesFantasyMiddle Grade Fantasy

  • Teddy Bear of the Year

    Teddy Bear of the Year

    By Vikki Vansickle

    Penguin Random House

    January 21, 2020

    9780735263925 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnimalsFeelingsKindnessPicture Book

  • The Almost Epic Squad: Mucus Mayhem

    The Almost Epic Squad: Mucus Mayhem

    By Kevin Sylvester

    Scholastic Canada

    September 25, 2018

    9781443157797 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesHumourMiddle Grade FictionSuperpowers

  • The Almost Epic Squad: What Blows Up

    The Almost Epic Squad: What Blows Up

    By Ted Staunton

    Scholastic Canada

    January 1, 2019

    9781443157827 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesHumourMiddle Grade FictionSuperpowers

  • The Bagel King

    The Bagel King

    By Andrew Larsen

    Kids Can Press

    May 1, 2018

    9781771385749 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 - 7

    ThemesCommunityCooking / FoodFamilyPicture Book

  • The Beauty of the Moment

    The Beauty of the Moment

    By Tanaz Bhathena

    Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers

    June 23, 2020

    9780735263765 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesContemporaryRomanceYA Contemporary

  • The Best Mistake Mystery

    The Best Mistake Mystery

    By Sylvia McNicoll

    Dundurn Press

    January 7, 2017

    9781459736252 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesAnxietyHumourMiddle Grade Mystery

  • The Brave Princess and Me

    The Brave Princess and Me

    By Kathy Kacer

    Second Story Press

    September 10, 2019

    9781772601022 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesFictionHolocaustUpstander

  • The Brushmaker’s Daughter

    The Brushmaker’s Daughter

    By Kathy Kacer

    Second Story Press

    September 22, 2020

    978-1772601381 (Paperback)

    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesHistorical FictionHolocaustNovel

  • The Detective and the Spy

    The Detective and the Spy

    By Angela Misri

    Cormorant Books

    May 1, 2020

    9781770865808 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesActionAdventureMystery

  • The Fabled Stables: Willa the Wisp

    The Fabled Stables: Willa the Wisp

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    By Jonathan Auxier

    Penguin Random House

    October 4, 2020

    9780735267725 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesCreaturesFantasyMiddle Grade Fantasy

  • The Italian Cure

    The Italian Cure

    By Melodie Campbell

    Orca Book Publishers

    January 1, 2020

    9781459821125 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesHumourRom ComRomanceTravel

  • The Night Gardener

    The Night Gardener

    By Jonathan Auxier

    Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers

    May 5, 2015

    9780143189978 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesFantasyHorrorMiddle Grade FantasyMiddle Grade Fiction

  • The Pirate and the Penguin

    The Pirate and the Penguin

    By Patricia Storms

    Owl Kids

    September 1, 2009

    9781897349670 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 3 mos - 4

    ThemesAdventureFriendshipPicture Book

  • The Walrus and the Caribou

    The Walrus and the Caribou

    By Maika Harper

    Inhabit Media

    November 1, 2019

    9781772272567 (ISBN13)

    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesFirst Nations and Indigenous PeopleMyths and LegendsNaturePicture Book

  • The Water Walker

    The Water Walker

    By Joanne Robertson

    Second Story Press

    September 5, 2017

    9781772600384 (ISBN13)

    Ages 6 - 9

    ThemesEnvironmental ProtectionFirst Nations and Indigenous PeopleNature

  • The Wind Plays Tricks

    The Wind Plays Tricks

    By Charlene Chua

    Albert Whitman & Company

    March 1, 2019

    9780807587355 (ISBN-13)

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    Ages 3 - 5

    ThemesAnimalsPicture Book

  • The Winnowing

    The Winnowing

    By Vikki Vansickle

    Scholastic Canada

    September 1, 2017

    9781443148863 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesAdventureDystopianYA Fiction

  • Tornado

    Tornado

    By Sharon Jennings

    Orca Book Publisher

    January 19, 2021

    9781459827264 (Paperback )

    Ages 12 - 18

    ThemesActionFictionTeen

  • Tournament Trouble (Cross Ups, Book 1)

    Tournament Trouble (Cross Ups, Book 1)

    By Sylv Chiang

    Annick Press

    9781773210094 (Hardcover)

    9781773210087 (Paperback)

    Ages 10 - 11

    ThemesHumourYA Fiction

  • Until Niagara Falls

    Until Niagara Falls

    By Jennifer Maruno

    Dundurn Press

    February 1, 2020

    9781459745933 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesFriendshipHistoryMiddle Grade Fiction

  • Weekend Dad

    Weekend Dad

    By Naseem Hrab

    Groundwood Books

    May 1, 2020

    9781773061085 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesFamilyJuvenile FictionMarriage & Divorce

  • What if Bunny’s Not a Bully?

    What if Bunny’s Not a Bully?

    By Lana Button

    Kids Can Press

    March 3, 2020

    9781525300554 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnti-BullyingEmpathyPicture Book

  • What Makes a Monster?

    What Makes a Monster?

    By Jess Keating

    Random House Children's Books

    August 8, 2017

    9780553512304 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 4 - 8

    ThemesAnimalsJuvenile Non-FictionScary Animals

  • When the Cherry Blossoms Fell

    When the Cherry Blossoms Fell

    By Jennifer Maruno

    Dundurn Press

    April 15, 2009

    9781894917834 (ISBN13)

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    Ages 8 - 12

    ThemesDiversityFamilyHistoryJapanese CanadianJuvenile Fiction

  • You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood

    You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood

    By Aimee Reid

    Harry N. Abrams

    August 6, 2019

    9781419736179 (ISBN-13)

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    Ages 4 - 6

    ThemesJuvenile FictionKindnessMister Rogers