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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 gray wolves, including a striking black female pup. Will the young wolf’s bold spirit help her find a new pack of her very own?
Unstoppable
By (author): Helen Wolfe   Illustrated by: Karen Patkau
ISBN: 9781772602098
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 24
Price: $19.95

Ten very different disabled women, from neurosurgeon Dr. Karin Muraszko to environmental activist Greta Thunberg, who are making a difference in the world.

Birding for Kids
ISBN: 9781772031973
Publisher: Heritage House Publishing
Pages: 96
Price: $19.95
An interactive full-color field guide that teaches kids the fun, safe and educational way to observe birds in their natural habitat.
Govern Like a Girl
By (author): Kate Graham
ISBN: 9781772602104
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 112
Price: $22.95

Kate Graham introduces us to the thirteen women who have become first ministers (provincial premiers and, in one case, prime minister) in Canada, and shows how their strength and ingenuity led them each to govern like a girl.

Growing Up Trans
ISBN: 9781459831377
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 176
Price: $24.95
This illustrated nonfiction anthology is a collection of stories, essays, poetry and art by transgender youth.
Growing Up Elizabeth May
By (author): Sylvia Olsen   With: Cate May Burton
ISBN: 9781459823709
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction biography introduces middle-grade readers to Elizabeth May. The story of her lifelong environmental and political activism will inspire the next generation.
The Frog Mother
By (author): Hetxw'ms Gyetxw (Brett D. Huson)   Illustrated by: Natasha Donovan
ISBN: 9781553799016
Publisher: Portage & Main Press
Pages: 32
Price: $23.00
Science comes alive in vivid illustrations that explore the life cycle of frogs.
How to Become an Accidental Activist
By (author)s: Elizabeth MacLeod, Frieda Wishinsky   Illustrated by: Jenn Playford
ISBN: 9781459826113
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers is full of stories about inspiring activists who have accidentally changed the world. The activists profiled are a variety of ages and come from around the world.
Explore the Eelgrass Meadow with Sam and Crystal
By (author): Gloria Snively   Illustrated by: Karen Gillmore
ISBN: 9781772033199
Publisher: Heritage House Publishing
Pages: 64
Price: $18.95
This richly illustrated story teaches children about the many fish, crustaceans, marine mammals and microorganisms that live in and feed off the eelgrass meadows of the Pacific Northwest.
A Home Away from Home
By (author): Nicholas Read
ISBN: 9781772032192
Publisher: Heritage House Publishing
Pages: 128
Price: $19.95
An informative book for middle-grade readers about sanctuaries across North America that rescue wild animals and provide them with safe places to live.
What Kids Did
By (author): Erin Silver
ISBN: 9781772601640
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 32
Price: $18.95
Pride
By (author): Robin Stevenson
ISBN: 9781459821248
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 168
Price: $24.95
This revised, updated and expanded edition of the award-winning book Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community (2016) celebrates the LGBTQ+ community’s diversity, the incredible victories of the past fifty years and the voices of young activists.
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