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  • Our Canadian FlagOur Canadian Flag inside

    Our Canadian Flag

    $7.99

    A patriotic look at the Canadian flag. The maple leaf is a powerful symbol. Take a heartfelt look at what it means to everyday Canadians.

    • ISBN: 9780439956871
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 32 pages
    • Ages 5-7, 8-12
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  • Terry Fox: A Story of Hope

    Terry Fox: A Story of Hope

    $9.99

    “Even if I don’t finish, we need others to continue. It’s got to keep going.” ―Terry Fox

    Created in co-operation with the Terry Fox Foundation and Terry Fox’s family, this is the first authorized biography ever written specifically for young readers. Dozens of colour photographs — many from the family’s own collection — and simple text by Maxine Trottier combine to tell the story of Terry’s life and legacy.

    • ISBN: 9781443102506
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 40 pages
    • Ages 8-12
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  • Canadian Artists

    Canadian Artists

    $5.99

    These fascinating biographies tell the stories of five Canadians whose visual gifts have given us unique glimpses of Canada.

    Included are the lives of Cornelius Krieghoff, who recorded 19th century life in Quebec, and Tom Thomson, who glorified the woodlands of northern Ontario. Also featured are Emily Carr, the west coast impressionist, Alex Colville, the east coast magic-realist, and Kenojuak Ashevak, the celebrated Inuit printmaker.

    • ISBN: 9780439957564
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 48 pages
    • Ages: 6-9
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  • Canadian Biography Bundle

    $36.00

    Bundle of 6 Canadian Biographies books written for young children, primarily ages 7-10, with full colour paintings and photos.

    30 biographies for $36

    • ISBN: 9780123451118-1
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • Ages: 6-9
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  • Canadian Explorers

    Canadian Explorers

    $5.99

    These biographies easily interest young Canadians in stories of the past.

    Take a journey across Canada and learn about the trials and tribulations our early explorers faced while discovering our country.

    Includes the travels of Samuel de Champlain, Pierre de la Vendrye, Jacques Cartier, Samuel Hearne and David Thompson.

    • ISBN: 9780439961707
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 48 pages
    • Ages: 6-9
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  • Canadian Heroes

    Canadian Heroes

    $5.99

    Young Canadians get a glimpse of our history through the fascinating biographies of five heroic Canadians who have confronted danger or adversity in brave, resourceful and admirable ways.

    Included are Madeleine de Vercheress, the young defender of the family fort in New France; Dr. Norman Bethune, the innovative surgeon of war-torn Spain and China; Sergeant Tommy Prince, whose daring exploits made him the most decorated Native Canadian soldier; Terry Fox and his inspirational Marathon of Hope for cancer research; and Roberta Bondar, the first female Canadian explorer of space.

    • ISBN: 9780439948982
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 48 pages
    • Ages: 6-9
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  • Canadian Inventors

    Canadian Inventors

    $5.99

    Scholastic Canada Biographies: A great new series that takes you through the real life, fascinating stories of famous Canadians.

    Who invented the telephone? Or the snowmobile? Or even basketball? Canadians! Meet five Canadians whose inventions changed the world.

    Alexander Graham Bell, Joseph-Armand Bombardier, Mike Lazaridis, James Naismith, Rachel Zimmerman

    • ISBN: 9780439969703
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 48 pages
    • Ages: 6-9
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  • Canadian Leaders

    Canadian Leaders

    $5.99

    This book is filled with illustrations and photographs, and is written at a level suitable for young Canadians to read to themselves.

    Included are the lives of Prime Ministers Sir John A. Macdonald and Pierre Elliot Trudeau, first lay nurse Jeanne Mance, Mohawk Chief Joseph Brant and Officer Sam Steele of the North West Mounted Police.

    • ISBN: 9780439961042
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 48 pages
    • Ages: 6-9
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  • Canadian Pioneers

    Canadian Pioneers

    $5.99

    Read the amazing true stories of five pioneers who helped shape our country. Follow Marie-Anne Gaboury as she treks across Canada with her husband. Learn how Louis Hébert  became the first habitant as he made his living as a farmer. All the stories will make you appreciate how this country came to be.

    Biographies include John Crysler, Wasyl Eleniak, Marie-Anne Gaboury, Louis Hébert, and Susanna Moodie.

    • Ages 6-9
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  • Circle of Silver Chronicles: Book II~By the Standing Stone

    By the Standing Stone

    $9.99

    When Mack and Jamie MacNeil are kidnapped by the sinister Ben Sparks, a dangerous adventure is set in motion. Forced to travel through the North American wilderness on the eve of the American Revolution, Mack and Jamie’s very lives are on the line.

    As they try to thwart the evil that stalks them, they meet many brave allies, participate in thrilling political intrigue, and even find love. It is a journey that neither Mack nor Jamie would have chosen, but once set upon its path, their lives will be changed forever.

    • Pages: 246
    • Ages: 8-12
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  • Circle of Silver Chronicles: Book I~A Circle of Silver

    Circle of Silver

    $9.99

    It is 1760, and Lord MacNeil decides that the way to make a man of his 13-year-old son, John, is to bring him along from England to Canada.

    He knows that John, with his expert drawing skills, will make an excellent cartographer of Canada’s wilderness; an activity that will keep him away from the dangers of war. On the eve of John’s departure, his beloved twin sister, Jane, gives him her treasured silver ring.

    As John wears this circle of silver, it becomes the link to everything he loves: his homeland, the frontier, and his newly-made friends – especially the intriguing Marie Roy.

    Pages: 216
    Ages: 8-12

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  • Circle of Silver Chronicles: Book III~Under a Shooting Star

    Under a Shooting Star

    $9.99

    Edward turned to follow the others as a cannon exploded. The powder charge was too great. Men fell to the deck screaming, but Edward could not hear them, for the blast had been deafening?

    Book 3 of the Circle of Silver Chronicles is an exciting adventure on the lakes during the War of 1812. 

    • ISBN: 9780773762282
    • Author: Maxine Trottier
    • 212 pages
    • Ages: 8-12
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