Monthly Archives: May 2013

Canadians and The Natural Environment (65)

This is a unique book about Canada’s environments from the 1600’s until today. From the 1600’s to the 1900’s, natural resources inspired economic activity which brought many local environmental changes. The most expensive was the transmission of deadly diseases among … Continue reading

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I Dare you Not to Yawn (64)

This is a hilarious and infectious picture book for kids by a Canadian author. It is a GREAT bedtime story for kids which will help them fall asleep much faster than ever. Kids will want to read this picture book … Continue reading

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You are Stardust, by Elin Kelsey(63)

This is a unique picture book for kids about nature by a Canadian author, Elin Kelsey, PhD, and Illustrator, Soyeon Kim from Toronto, Canada. Kids are nature, and so is everything in the world, such as the trees, animals, grass, … Continue reading

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The Toronto Star Cookbook by Jennifer Bain(62)

This is a unique cook book from the food Editor of The Toronto Star. She has tested hundreds of recipes, and this book hallmarks some of the best and most flavorful recipes. In addition, the recipes she showcases are easy … Continue reading

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A GREAT and Unique Picture Book For Kids and Tweens by a Canadian Author(61)

DitzAbled Princess: A Comical Diary By: Jewel Kats Illustrated by: Katarina Andriopoulos This is a unique picture book for kids with some very important messages. It is presented in a comical manner, using diary like entries. Each page explodes with … Continue reading

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Nothing Fell Today But Rain (60)

Evan Jones is a wonderful Canadian Poet! Evan draws on geography and a sense of place as his poetic resources. Evan’s themes range from longing and love, and joy and regret. These themes are woven with cool optimism and warm … Continue reading

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Thin Moon Psalm by Sheri Benning (59)

This is a book of deep grieving and remembrance. I felt transfixed by the emotional quality of the poems. Sheri recalls the details of iconic moments which one will never forget which were unspoken–moments between her father and daughter, mother … Continue reading

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