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Children's Fiction Beginner

The Blizzard

English Edition

by (author) Heather Main

illustrated by Emma Pedersen

Inhabit Education Books Inc.
Initial publish date
Nov 2019
Beginner, Friendship, Polar Regions, Weather
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Nov 2019
    List Price
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Nov 2019
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 7 to 9
  • Grade: 3
  • Reading age: 7 to 9


A blizzard warning has been issued in Mona’s community!

Mona is happy to stay home from school and spend time with Aunt Anita, but she's worried about her friend Justin. Justin is out on a hunting trip with some of his family members. See how Mona and Justin both prepare for the blizzard and help their community members after the storm.

About the authors

Heather Main is an elementary teacher who grew up in Arviat, Nunavut and has travelled to many Nunavut communities through work in the territory. Her favourite part of teaching is reading aloud to children. She now lives in Toronto with her husband and son.

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Emma Pedersen is an illustrator and concept artist with a love for visual storytelling and character design. With BFAs from the Ontario College of Art and Design in drawing and painting, and from Sheridan College in illustration, Emma specializes in children’s illustration. Her first picture book is Queenie Quail Can’t Keep Up (2019). Emma lives in Toronto, Ontario, with her partner and a beloved, and smelly, little dog.


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