Category Archives: Canada

The Canadaland Guide to Canada by Jesse Brown (241)

This is a book that is about Canada but is published in America. The benefit of having an American author write about Canada is that she finds all the humorous aspects of our culture and times. I just absolutely loved … Continue reading

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Ingenious: How Canadian Innovators Made the World by David Johnston and Tom Jenkins (208)

I have been reading books about Canada and celebrating Canada. Our country is so vast and wonderful, it is so hard not to be so proud of living and being a part of this vast country that has done so … Continue reading

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The Colour of Canada by Roy MacGregor (207)

With Canada’s 150th anniversary this year, this book is a timely addition to the literature on Canada and our vast and beautiful country. Beginning with the Northwest Territories and the West, this visually rich and gorgeous book moves through the … Continue reading

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Fifty Years Honouring Canadians: The Order of Canada 1967 – 2017 by Christopher McCreery (159)

This is a wonderful book about Canadian History and culture over the past fifty years from 1967 to 2017. The book also contains a wonderful foreword by Jean Vanier, CC, GOQ. The book is as colourful as it is insightful!  … Continue reading

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The Story of Canada by Janet Lunn, Christopher Moore (91)

This is an illustrated book for adults about the history of Canada right from the beginning of confederation. It is fitting, since we will turn 150 years old next year! From the Ice Age through to the present, The Story … Continue reading

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The Idea of Canada by David Johnston (130)

David Johnston is truly one of the greatest prominent figures in Canada. This book shows the reader a small glimpse into this great and wonderful man and his legacy. This book is a compilation of letters he wrote to various … Continue reading

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OMG! (83)

OMG! How Children See God By Monica Parker This is a great book for kids about a very important topic: God! It is a book that can be read by kids of all ages and young tweens as well. It … Continue reading

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