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A is for Alfie

By Les Drew

Ages: 3 – 6
Hardcover, 32 pages
Price: $11.95
ISBN 10: 1-55477-003-3
ISBN 13: 978-1-55477-003-8

Join Alfie and his feline sidekick on this unforgettable — and alphabetical — romp.

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The Glimmering Thing

By Christopher Cork

Ages: 3 – 6
Hardcover, 32 pages
Price: $11.95
ISBN 10: 1-55477-004-1
ISBN 13: 978-1-55477-004-5

What happens when Captain Chris and first mate Joshua see a beautiful Glimmering Thing shining in the distance? Climb aboard and set sail on a magical adventure …

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Because I Love You

By Mary Clendenning Genge
Illustrated by Heather Castles

Paperback, 30 pages
Price: $7.95
ISBN 10: 1-55448-066-3
ISBN 13: 978-1-55448-066-1

Maggie has many ideas about what her mother should do to show her love. She soon finds out that everything her mother does is "Because I Love You…"

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A Turtle Called Friendly

By Jean Sangwine
Illustrated by Bernadette Lau

Paperback, 32 pages
Price: $3.95
ISBN 10: 0-921156-48-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-921156-48-2

Ming has come from China to live with his father and his grandmother. Because of his difficulty with English, he has a hard time making new friends. When Ming finds a turtle and takes it to school, his new pet makes quite a splash and wins Ming a new friend.

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Hope You’re Happy!

By Mary Clendenning Genge
Illustrations by Dorota Lagida

Paperback, 32 pages
Price: $7.95
ISBN 10: 0-921156-62-6
ISBN 13: 978-0-921156-62-8

Maggie loves sharing dreams and plans about her future with her daddy, who is always there to listen. Mary Clendenning Genge's heartwarming tale of a father's unconditional love and support for his daughter, along with the whimsical illustrations, makes this an enchanting book for children of all ages.

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Echoes from the Square

By Elizabeth Wellburn
Paintings by Deryk Houston

Ages: All
Hardcover, 36 pages
Price: $9.95
ISBN 10: 0-921156-99-5
ISBN 13: 978-0-921156-99-4

Inspired by the actions of Sarajevo cellist Vedran Smailovic during the Bosnian War, here is a book that will introduce children to the story of a young boy whose life is shattered by war and how he learns to hope again when he witnesses a courageous musician's actions during a siege. Elizabeth Wellburn's unforgettable story is beautifully partnered with paintings by Deryk Houston.

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What is Pink?

Poem by Christina G. Rossetti
Paintings by Holly Carr

Paperback, 24 pages
Price: $9.95
ISBN 10: 0-921156-92-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-921156-92-5

Artist Holly Carr has transformed Christina Rossetti's classic children's poem "What is Pink?" into an vibrant and entrancing picture book. An enchanting way to teach children about colours!

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The Amazing Dictionary Series

By Barbara Winter
Illustrations by Esme Nichola Shilletto

Paperback, 64 pages

An exciting new series of chapter books that will captivate even the most reluctant readers

Jake is dismayed when his great uncle Cyrus sends him a dictionary for his birthday. But Jake soon discovers that this is no ordinary dictionary. In fact, it's an Amazing Dictionary, and it sets Jake and his siblings Max and Phoebe off on the wildest adventures of their lives!

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Champlain Summer

By David Boyd

Ages: 10+
Paperback, 181 pages
Price: $2.95
ISBN 10: 0-921156-40-5
ISBN 13: 978-0-921156-40-6

Max Bonney is in the middle of a nightmare. Not only does he feel responsible for the breakup of his father's second marriage, he is also being shipped off to St. Stephen, New Brunswick, to spend the summer with grandparents whom he doesn't even know.

Once in St. Stephen, things go from bad to weird as Max starts to have disturbing dreams about Samuel de Champlain, the great explorer who once stayed on nearby Dochet's Island. The only thing that seems to be going right for Max is that he makes friends with Tran, and then Tran introduces him to Caetlin, who happens to have the most beautiful blue eyes he has ever seen …

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Milo the Wonderdog Series

By David Boyd

Paperback, 64 pages

Deep below the White House, in Washington, D.C., there is a top-secret room that houses the Worldwide Wonderdog Web Headquarters. In this busy hub of operations, Milo the Wonderdog and his able assistant, Winston, scan the globe, searching for any potholes in the road of time. Whenever their amazing machines detect one of these potholes, they enlist the help of a child to travel back in time and make things right.

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