Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 3 to 5
- Grade: p to k
P style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal>Journeying through familiar landscapes and sights, this Series of board books highlights locales in Canada and the United States such as Nova Scotia and Maine. Bright, simple illustrations and a gentle rhyme scheme convey the comfort of home to children and invite them to explore the world around them, from famous historical landmarks to awe-inspiring natural wonders.P style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal> P style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal>Enlightening young Saskatchewanians about their region, this wonderfully illustrated tour of Canada’s prairie province includes trips to the Cypress Hills, T-Rex Discovery Center, Athabasca Sand Dunes Provincial Park, and a Roughrider football game. From watching Mounties in Regina or exploring the Moose Jaw Wild Animal Park to dropping by the Little Stone School House in Saskatoon, the activities displayed in My Home: Saskatchewan make the province come alive.
About the authors
KELLY–ANNE RIESS’ poetry has appeared in Grain, The Windsor Review, Spring, and Transition. As a journalist her articles have been published in newspapers across Canada. Her work has also aired on CBC and she once traveled across North America working on the TV show Crime Stories, which airs on History Television. She was the lead writer on the best–selling Saskatchewan Book of Everything project (2007, MacIntyre Purcell Publishing.
REMIE GEOFFROI illustrates the Mish Mash page each month in chickaDEE Magazine. Before becoming a full-time freelance illustrator, he worked at an animation studio, a T-shirt company, the Canadian Museum of Civilization, and the National Post. His work has appeared in everything from Kayak Magazine to Report on Business and New York magazine. He lives in Ottawa.
Other titles by Kelly-Anne Riess
Other titles by Remie Geoffroi
Deal with it before the joke's on you
The Dreadful Truth: Gold Rush
The Hilarious Adventures of Mish and Mash
The story of how two monsters — and YOU — make the perfect joke book!
The Dreadful Truth: The Northwest Passage
Deal with it or pay the price