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2005
A look at the life of Terry Fox, a young cancer patient who attempted to run across Canada in 1980 to raise money for cancer research.
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2005
In May 1759, Abenaki Indian Geneviève Aubuchon must choose between remaining with her friends in Québec or retreating to the Abenaki mission at St. Francis so that she may be safe. Includes historical note.
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2003
In 1666, thirteen-year-old Helene chronicles her journey from France to Montreal, New France, and her life in the new country as a "fille à marier" or marriageable girl.
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2000
An imaginary encounter between a little lost boy and Louis Riel.
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2007
Introduces five remarkable Canadians who have shown courage and leadership, including Madeleine de Verchères, Norman Bethune, Tommy Prince, Roberta Bondar, and Terry Fox.
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2004
Long ago no flag flew over our country. This simple narrative, enhanced by powerful art and historical detail, touches on Canada's past and present as it demonstrates how much our flag has coome to mean to Canadians ever...
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1999
"Those are markers to lead you home, the captain told his son. People here call them Inukshuks. They say some are as old as time. David wondered at the lichen-covered stones stacked in human shapes, but there were so man...
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2010
A look at the life of Terry Fox, a young cancer patient who attempted to run across Canada in 1980 to raise money for cancer research.
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2003
Read the fascinating true stories of five great Canadians who made out country proud: Laura Secord, Billy Bishop, Nellie McClung, Frederick Banting, and Wayne Gretzky.
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2006
In this powerful novel for mature readers, Maxine Trottier transports the reader to the summer of 1956, and the small town of Erie View, a haven for teenagers. Summer jobs are plentiful, and there's always action on the...
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2003
Read the amazing true stories of five pioneers who helped shape our country: Louis Hébert, Marie-Anne Gaboury, John Crysler, Susanna Moodie, and Wasyl Eleniak.
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2005
True stories of five amazing adventurers who explored our country from sea to sea: Jacques Cartier, Samuel de Champlain, Pierre de la Verendrye, Samuel Hearne, and David Thompson.