Orca Book Publishers

Browse by Category

Books 1 - 12 of 591 results
 
 
1 2 3 >
Sitting Shiva
Illustrated by: Michelle Theodore
ISBN: 9781459827721
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $21.95
In this gorgeously illustrated, deeply moving picture book, a young girl learns about the practice of sitting shiva after her mother dies.
Be a Good Ancestor
By (author)s: Leona Prince, Gabrielle Prince   Illustrated by: Carla Joseph
ISBN: 9781459831407
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $21.95
In this beautifully illustrated picture book, a repeated call to action reminds young readers that everything in our world is connected.
What World Is Left
ISBN: 9781459833036
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 240
Price: $15.95
In this novel for teen readers, a Dutch Jewish teenager is sent to a "model" concentration camp with her family.
The Seal Garden
ISBN: 9781459833654
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $14.95
This nonfiction picture book is illustrated with stunning wildlife photographs of marine mammals seeking refuge in a seal garden in the Great Bear Sea.
Resurgence
ISBN: 9781774920008
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 144
Price: $28.00

This collection of contemporary poetry, art, and narrative guides teachers in bridging K–12 curricula with Indigenous voices and pedagogies. Experienced educators M’Lot and Adamov Ferguson support readers in discovering Indigenous voices and perspectives, using Indigenous works in their classrooms, and creating equitable teaching practices.

Fresh Air, Clean Water
By (author): Megan Clendenan   Illustrated by: Julie McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781459826793
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction book for middle-grade readers explores our right to a healthy environment and introduces the stories of people fighting for change.
What Animals Want
By (author): Jacqueline Pearce   Illustrated by: Julie McLaughlin
ISBN: 9781459825659
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 112
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series, this book gives young readers the tools to think about the physical, social and emotional needs of pets, farm animals and wild animals using the Five Freedoms.
Sorry For Your Loss
By (author): Joanne Levy
ISBN: 9781459827073
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 264
Price: $10.95
In this novel for middle readers, twelve-year-old Evie befriends a boy who is grieving the loss of both his parents.
The Wolf Mother
By (author): Hetxw'ms Gyetxw (Brett D. Huson)   Illustrated by: Natasha Donovan
ISBN: 9781553799788
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 32
Price: $23.00

Follow along as award-winning author Hetxw’ms Gyetxw (Brett D. Huson) introduces young readers to a pack of grey wolves, including a striking black female pup. Will the young wolf’s bold spirit help her find a new pack of her very own?

Spílǝxm
By (author): Nicola I. Campbell
ISBN: 9781553799351
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 336
Price: $32.00
Captivating and deeply moving, this story basket of memories tells one Indigenous woman’s journey of overcoming adversity and colonial trauma to find strength through creative works and traditional perspectives of healing, transformation, and resurgence.
Jigging for Halibut with Tsinii
By (author)s: Sara Florence Davidson, Robert Davidson   Illustrated by: Janine Gibbons
ISBN: 9781553799818
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 40
Price: $21.95

Off the northern tip of Haida Gwaii, a boy goes fishing with his tsinii, his grandfather. As they watch the weather, jig for halibut, and row with the tides, there's more to learn from Tsinii than how to catch a fish.

Learning to Carve Argillite
By (author)s: Sara Florence Davidson, Robert Davidson   Illustrated by: Janine Gibbons
ISBN: 9781553799849
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 40
Price: $21.95

With the help of his father and grandfather, a boy on Haida Gwaii practices to become a skillful carver. As he carefully works on a new piece, he remembers a trip to Slatechuck Mountain to gather the argillite, as well as his father’s words about the importance of looking back to help us find our way.

1 2 3 >


Teacher Resources

For Educators

Teachers' guides, readers theater, reading levels and much more. See Orca's Teacher Resources.

Finding Home Nye, Sand and Stones