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Too Many Goodbyes
By (author): Susan Garfield
ISBN: 9781988065557
Publisher: The Azrieli Foundation
Pages: 156
Price: $14.95
Wartime and postwar diaries illuminate the life of Holocaust survivor Susan Garfield.
Teaching Tough Topics
By (author): Larry Swartz
ISBN: 9781551383415
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers
Pages: 166
Price: $24.95
A comprehensive guide to choosing and using the best children’s books to address sensitive but significant topics in the classroom.
Inside Broadside
Edited by: Philinda Masters   With:
ISBN: 9781772601121
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 416
Price: $24.95
Inside Broadside looks at the impact 1980s feminist newspaper Broadside: A Feminist Review had on the lives of both the women who participated in its creation and the women who read one or all of its 96 issues.
By (author): KC Adams   Foreword by: Katherena Vermette   Other primary creator: Cathy Mattes
ISBN: 9781553797869
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 120
Price: $34.00

First appearing on billboards, in storefronts, in bus shelters, and projected onto Winnipeg’s downtown buildings, KC Adam’s Perception photo series is now available in book form. Her stunning photographs confront common stereotypes about First Nation, Inuit and Métis people to illustrate a more contemporary, truthful story.

The How and Wow of Teaching
By (author): Kathy Paterson
ISBN: 9781551383422
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers
Pages: 158
Price: $24.95
Simple ideas for improving classroom instruction in reading, writing and math, as well as building life skills and social-emotional learning.
Picking Up the Pieces
By (author)s: Carey Newman, Kirstie Hudson
ISBN: 9781459819955
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 180
Price: $39.95
This nonfiction book, illustrated with photographs, tells the story of the making of the Witness Blanket, a work by Indigenous artist Carey Newman that includes hundreds of items from every residential school in Canada and stories from the Survivors who donated them.
Always Remember Who You Are
By (author): Anita Ekstein
ISBN: 9781988065533
Publisher: The Azrieli Foundation
Pages: 240
Price: $14.95
A tragic, yet inspiring story of how a little girl loses everyone she knows and loves during WWII, but who remembers the last words her father ever said to her, which helps her build a new life in a new land.
In Search of Light
By (author): Martha Salcudean
ISBN: 9781988065540
Publisher: The Azrieli Foundation
Pages: 256
Price: $14.95
A heart-wrenching memoir about what is was like growing up in Nazi Occupied Hungary, and what one had to do in order to try and survive.
A Tapestry of Survival
ISBN: 9781988065526
Publisher: The Azrieli Foundation
Pages: 144
Price: $14.95
A moving, true story, told in four separate parts with four different authors, each telling a piece of the tale of a harrowing journey to freedom.
Two Firsts
By (author): Constance Backhouse
ISBN: 9781772600933
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 272
Price: $24.95
Bertha Wilson and Claire L’Heureux-Dubé were the first women judges on the Supreme Court of Canada, polar opposites in background and temperament, the two faced many identical challenges.
Fostering Mindfulness
By (author): Shelley Murphy
ISBN: 9781551383408
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers
Pages: 167
Price: $24.95
An essential guide to mindfulness activities and strategies that build skills students need to manage their attention, emotions, and behavior in classrooms, and beyond.
Invitations to Play
By (author): Anne Burke
ISBN: 9781551383361
Publisher: Pembroke Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $24.95
Help our youngest learners thrive with a learning environment that celebrates curiosity, exploration, and imagination.
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