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A recommended reading list by Julia Nobel, whose novel is The Mystery of Black Hollow Lane

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20 titles that are sure to delight you. 

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Good things are happening across the country! 

Leading Students on a Path of Self-Discovery: Sadia by Colleen Nelson

As a fifteen-year-old adjusting to life in high school, Sadia begins to realize that growing up in Winnipeg brings many challenges. Balancing school work, extra-curriculars, and relationships, all whi …

The Chat with Kris Bertin

Kris Bertin is back. The Halifax-based writer’s highly anticipated second collection of short fiction, Use Your Imagination! is out now with Nimbus Publishing.

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As part of the Language curriculum, primary readers are asked to make connections between books, identifying similarities. The following titles are paired through like-minded themes.

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