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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 Blinding Light
By author: Julie Lawson
ISBN: 9781771085410
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
Pages: 256
Price: $14.95
When disaster strikes, a brother and sister must band together to survive.
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.
A Terrible Roar of Water
By author: Penny Draper
ISBN: 9781550504149
Publisher: Coteau Books
Pages: 192
Price: $8.95
One cold day in 1929, a tsunami strikes the Burin Peninsula in Newfoundland and suddenly twelve-year-old Murphy is doing a man's work, saving lives and caring for the people he loves.
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.
Acadian Star
By author: Hélène Boudreau
ISBN: 9781551096827
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
Pages: 136
Price: $10.95
A young girl's perspective on the Acadian Deportation.
Adeline's Dream
By author: Linda Aksomitis
ISBN: 9781550503234
Publisher: Coteau Books
Pages: 216
Price: $7.95
12-year-old Adeline Mueller struggles to make a place for herself when her family comes to Canada from Germany.
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