Category Archives: Canada

The Big Book of Canada: Exploring the Provinces and Territories by Christopher Moore (27)

This book is a treasure throve of information.  Through illustrations and information from the author, this book is a must read for all Canadians. I learned so much about our great and vast country from this book. It is quite … Continue reading

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The Book of Letters by Paul and Audrey Grescoe (25)

This book of stories has been carefully selected from personal collections, archives, and museums. The letters in this collection range from heart-rending accounts of toil to the impassioned grandiloquence of premiers, from an escaped slave’s chastising of his former master … Continue reading

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Now You Know Canada: 150 years of fascinating facts By Doug Lennox (22)

This is a fun book just in tine for Canada’s 150th birthday celebration. The book is unique and its structure is as unique as its facts. I learned so much while reading this book in small portions. It can be … Continue reading

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Our Great Prime Ministers (10)

This is an educational book for kids of all ages about our GREAT Canadian Prime Ministers!  We have had so many wonderful men gracing our landscape. And this book takes us through those times and people’s lives. There is also … Continue reading

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A Canadian Year: Twelve Months in the life of Canada’s Kids by Tania McCartney and Tina Snerling (8)

This is a wonderful picture book for kids of all ages. It could be for the child of 8 years and for those who are doing Geography projects and the Canadian Territories. I loved the story line in all the … Continue reading

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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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