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Un coquelicot pour se souvenir

by Heather Patterson, illustrated by Ron Lightburn

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Un poème sur l'espoir qu'inspire le coquelicot, qui s'épanouit là où la guerre a décimé tant d'humains. Ce poème est le point de départ d'une vaste campagne qui vise à aider les victimes de la guerre, tout en rappelant aux autres combien il a fallu de courage pour survivre à cette période troublée.

Moving text coupled with stunning illustrations by Governor General's Award-winning artist Ron Lightburn explain the symbolism behind the poppy.
A bonus for teachers is the five-page spread all about the poem, "In Flanders Fields," Canada's wartime and peacekeeping endeavours, and the adoption of the poppy as our Remembrance Day emblem.

Original title: A Poppy Is to Remember

About the Authors

Heather Patterson

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Ron Lightburn's Waiting for the Whales won the Governor Generals Award. Since then he has illustrated numerous other bestselling picture books and has become internationally renowned. He lives in the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia.
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