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Swan

Swan

The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova
by Laurel Snyder
illustrated by Julie Morstad
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Swan

by Laurel Snyder
illustrated by Julie Morstad
The Specific Ocean

The Specific Ocean

by Kyo Maclear
illustrated by Katty Maurey
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The Specific Ocean

by Kyo Maclear
illustrated by Katty Maurey
Grant and Tillie Go Walking

Grant and Tillie Go Walking

by Monica Kulling
illustrated by Sydney Smith
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Grant and Tillie Go Walking

Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox

Bug in a Vacuum

Bug in a Vacuum

by Melanie Watt
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Bug in a Vacuum

by Melanie Watt
Buddy and Earl

Buddy and Earl

by Maureen Fergus
illustrated by Carey Sookocheff
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Buddy and Earl

by Maureen Fergus
illustrated by Carey Sookocheff
The Night Children

The Night Children

by Sarah Tsiang
illustrated by Delphine Bodet
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The Night Children

by Sarah Tsiang
illustrated by Delphine Bodet
Mr. Postmouse's Rounds

Mr. Postmouse's Rounds

illustrated by Marianne Dubuc
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Mr. Postmouse's Rounds

The Little Book of Big Fears

Gerbil, Uncurled

Gerbil, Uncurled

by Alison Hughes
illustrated by Suzanne Del Rizzo
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Gerbil, Uncurled

by Alison Hughes
illustrated by Suzanne Del Rizzo
Brothers of the Wolf

Brothers of the Wolf

by Caroll Simpson
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Brothers of the Wolf

by Caroll Simpson
All Year Round

All Year Round

by Emilie Leduc
translated by Shelley Tanaka
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All Year Round

by Emilie Leduc
translated by Shelley Tanaka
The First Beaver

The First Beaver

by Caroll Simpson
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The First Beaver

by Caroll Simpson
The Bambino and Me

The Bambino and Me

by Zachary Hyman
read by Jason Alexander
illustrated by Zachary Pullen
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The Bambino and Me

by Zachary Hyman
read by Jason Alexander
illustrated by Zachary Pullen
Stanley at School

Stanley at School

by Linda Bailey
illustrated by Bill Slavin
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Stanley at School

by Linda Bailey
illustrated by Bill Slavin
The Good Little Book

The Good Little Book

by Kyo Maclear
illustrated by Marion Arbona
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The Good Little Book

by Kyo Maclear
illustrated by Marion Arbona
So Many Babies

So Many Babies

by Lorna Crozier
illustrated by Laura Watson
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So Many Babies

by Lorna Crozier
illustrated by Laura Watson
This Week's Lists
Do You Think This Is Strange?

Do You Think This Is Strange?

edition:Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged : literary
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This Godforsaken Place

This Godforsaken Place

edition:Paperback
also available: eBook
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Fifteen Dogs

Fifteen Dogs

edition:Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged : literary
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A Measure of Light

A Measure of Light

A Novel
edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback
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For King and Kanata

For King and Kanata

Canadian Indians and the First World War
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
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Restoring the Balance

Restoring the Balance

First Nations Women, Community, and Culture
edition:Hardcover
also available: eBook Paperback
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Taking Back Our Spirits

Taking Back Our Spirits

Indigenous Literature, Public Policy, and Healing
edition:Paperback
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Creating Space

Creating Space

My Life and Work in Indigenous Education
edition:Paperback
also available: eBook
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