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Book Cover the Stone Rainbow

The literary forecast looks amazing. 

Sparking Conversation in the Classroom: The Big Dig by Lisa Harrington

The Big Dig by Lisa Harrington is the perfect book to spark meaningful discussions on a variety of topics. Teachers are familiar with the difficulties that students face when they have to move and cha …

The Chat with Kelly S. Thompson

Kelly S. Thompson served as a captain in the Canadian Armed Forces and writes about her experiences as a female soldier in her compelling debut memoir, Girls Need Not Apply: Field Notes from the Force …

Book Cover What is Long Past Occurs in Full Light

“Bowering is one of our essential poets...."

Book Cover Moles

Seriously fun non-fiction for middle-grade readers.

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