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Gaawin Gindaaswin Ndaawsii / I Am Not a Number
By (author)s: Dr. Jenny Kay Dupuis, Kathy Kacer   Illustrated by: Gillian Newland   Translated by: Muriel Sawyer, Geraldine McLeod
ISBN: 9781772600995
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 44
Price: $14.95
The dual language edition, in Nishnaabemwin (Ojibwe) Nbisiing dialect and English, of the award-winning book I Am Not a Number. When eight-year-old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school she is confused, frightened, and homesick. She tries to remember who she is and where she came from.
Our Future
By (author): Janet Wilson
ISBN: 9781772601039
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 32
Price: $18.95
Profiles of ten young activists taking on the key issues of our times. From racism to cyber bullying, from gun violence to animal protection, they don’t let their youth stop them from being heard.
The Grizzly Mother
By (author): Hetxw'ms Gyetxw (Brett D. Huson)   Illustrated by: Natasha Donovan
ISBN: 9781553797760
Publisher: Portage & Main
Pages: 32
Price: $23.00
Vivid illustrations explore the life cycle of grizzly bears.
How to Become an Accidental Genius
By (author)s: Frieda Wishinsky, Elizabeth MacLeod   Illustrated by: Jenn Playford
ISBN: 9781459816763
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle readers is full of inspiring tales of inventors and innovators who have accidentally changed the world. The book also features profiles of inventive kids and teenagers.
Great Bear Rainforest
By (author)s: Ian McAllister, Alex Van Tol
ISBN: 9781459822795
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $29.95
A companion to Ian McAllister’s film for IMAX® and giant-screen theaters, Great Bear Rainforest
Black Women Who Dared
By (artist): Naomi M. Moyer
ISBN: 9781772600711
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 24
Price: $18.95
This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers features illustrated portraits celebrating ten black women and women's collectives from 1793 to the present day.
All About Anne
Created by:    Illustrated by: Huck Scarry
ISBN: 9781772600605
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 72
Price: $24.95
In this nonfiction book for middle-grade readers, Anne Frank's life story is told by answering the most frequently asked questions from young people at the Anne Frank House Museum, with detailed photographs and illustrations.
After Life
By (author): Merrie-Ellen Wilcox
ISBN: 9781459813885
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 88
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers examines the history, beliefs and customs surrounding death in cultures around the world.
Fault Lines
By (author): Johanna Wagstaffe
ISBN: 9781459812437
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $24.95
This fully illustrated, nonfiction book for middle readers focuses on earthquakes, how they happen and what you need to know.
Speaking Our Truth
By (author): Monique Gray Smith
ISBN: 9781459815834
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $29.95
This nonfiction book examines how we can foster reconciliation with Indigenous people at individual, family, community and national levels.
Because I Am a Girl
By (author): Rosemary McCarney   Withs: Jen Albaugh,
ISBN: 9781927583449
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 96
Price: $16.95
Severn and the Day She Silenced the World
By (author): Janet Wilson
ISBN: 9781927583234
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 184
Price: $14.95
Severn Cullis-Suzuki’s speech at the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio caught the attention of the world. She and her friends raised money to travel to Rio, never imagining the effect they would have there. Severn's story is about the power of children, and how their voices can stand out above the politics and cynicism of adults.
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