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44 Hours or Strike!
By (author): Anne Dublin
ISBN: 9781927583760
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 112
Price: $11.95
Jewish sisters Sophie and Rose are caught up in the events of the dressmakers’ strike in Toronto in 1931, facing unexpected and sometimes violent barriers to their fight to make a lasting change.
A Book of Tricksters
By (author): Jon C. Stott   Illustrated by: Theo Dombrowski
ISBN: 9781926613697
Publisher: Heritage House Publishing
Pages: 144
Price: $12.95
Jon C. Stott has collected traditional trickster tales from fourteen different countries, including Ghana, China, Indonesia, Hawaii, and many more.
A Boy in War
By (author): Jan De Groot
ISBN: 9781550391671
Publisher: Sono Nis Press
Pages: 186
Price: $13.95
A Cage Without Bars
By (author): Anne Dublin
ISBN: 9781772600698
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 136
Price: $10.95
In this novel for middle-grade readers, a brother and sister are kidnapped and taken into slavery, along with hundreds of other Jewish children, in fifteenth-century Portugal.
A Friend Like Zilla
By (author): Rachna Gilmore
ISBN: 9780929005713
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 84
Price: $5.95
A Long Way From Home
By (author): Alice Walsh
ISBN: 9781926920795
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 232
Price: $11.95
Thirteen-year-old Rabia and her family have fled Afghanistan and are on their way to America on the morning of 9/11, and when their plane is diverted to Newfoundland, their future is called into question.
A Month of Mondays
By (author): Joelle Anthony
ISBN: 9781772600261
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 200
Price: $11.95
In this middle-grade novel, a young girl copes with the return of her long-absent mother and a new pressure to do well at school.
Abby's Fabulous Season
By (author): Alain M. Bergeron
ISBN: 9781927583470
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 200
Price: $10.95
The story of the young Abby Hoffman, whose bravery on and off the ice helped pave the way for girls in hockey.
After the Fire
By (author): Becky Citra
ISBN: 9781554694334
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 192
Price: $7.99
When Melissa spends the summer at a wilderness lake with her single-parent mother and bratty younger brother, she makes friends with Alice, a mysterious girl with a strange fantasy life.
All-Season Edie
By (author): Annabel Lyon
ISBN: 9781551437132
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 192
Price: $14.85
Edie copes with family tragedy and her "perfect" sister during one tumultuous year.
Bank Job
By (author)s: James Heneghan, Norma Charles
ISBN: 9781551438559
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 176
Price: $14.95
Thirteen-year old Nell and her friends are robbing banks to raise money for renovations in their foster home.
Barefoot Helen and the Giants
By (author): Andy Jones   Illustrated by: Kate Brosnan
ISBN: 9781927917299
Publisher: Running the Goat
Pages: 70
Price: $12.95
A hilarious new folktale adaptation from award-winning author Andy Jones, with brave and resourceful girls, evil giants, a magical cat, a storytelling hotel and hairy feet.
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