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Children's Nonfiction General

M Is For Maple

A Canadian Alphabet

by (author) Michael Ulmer

illustrated by Melanie Rose

Publisher
Sleeping Bear Press
Initial publish date
Sep 2007
Category
General, Alphabet
  • Board book

    ISBN
    9781585363452
    Publish Date
    Sep 2007
    List Price
    $10.99
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781585362356
    Publish Date
    Apr 2004
    List Price
    $11.95
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9781585360512
    Publish Date
    Jun 2001
    List Price
    $25.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 0 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1

Description

Whether sharing the stories of Anne of Green Gables and Terry Fox, or revealing Canada's importance in growing grain that feeds the world, "M is for Maple" is a shining tribute to Canada. From British Columbia to Newfoundland, this Canadian alphabet book shares our nation's symbols, history, people and culture. In clever rhymes and informative text, author Mike Ulmer shares the unique details of Canada. Illustrator Melanie Rose has captured the beauty and splendor of Canada, from the Northern Lights to brave Mounties and the beautiful cities of Toronto, Victoria, and Quebec. Destined to become a national classic, "M is for Maple" is a treasure for Canadians young and old.

About the authors

Mike lives in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, with his family. Mike writes a sports column for the Toronto Sun newspaper. Among Mike’s books are M Is For Maple: A Canadian Alphabet and H is for Horse: An Equestrian Alphabet.

Michael Ulmer's profile page

Melanie Rose’s charming and lively oil paintings brought Canada vividly to life in Mike Ulmer’s M Is For Maple: A Canadian Alphabet. She has also illustrated Z is for Zamboni: A Hockey Alphabet and K is for Kick: A Soccer Alphabet. A graduate of the Ontario College of Art, Melanie lives in Mississauga, Canada, with her son.

Melanie Rose's profile page

Other titles by Michael Ulmer

Other titles by Melanie Rose