When second-grader Eugene and his family move to a new neighborhood and he starts at a new school, he has a chance to bring out his superhero alter ego, Captain Awesome, to find the kidnapped class hamster.
Find out all there is to know about Canada's trees! A fantastic book for 7-to 9-year-olds that explores the characteristics of Canada's many trees. Among the topics explored are: where they grow, what they look like, how they affect the environment, how they are affected by their surroundings, and... More Info
Voici l'histoire drôle et attendrissante d'un gentil Sasquatch végétarien qui aime vivre seul et est ravi que personne ne croie à son existence... Mais un jour, une découverte bouleverse sa vie tranquille : il n'est pas le seul Sasquatch au monde! Tout excité à l'idée d'avoir un ami avec... More Info
Cet album tout carton présente des photographies attendrissantes de nouveau-nés découvrant les doux plaisirs du monde qui les entoure. Une invitation pour les parents et leurs petits à partager de délicieux moments de bonheur - de la caresse des rayons chauds du soleil au réconfort d'un c'lin... More Info
Chauve-souris? Pirate? Dinosaure? Quel déguisement choisir pour l'Halloween? Avec des surfaces scintillantes et des textures variées à toucher, ce charmant petit album tout carton promet de faire des heureux à l'occasion de l'Halloween! Original Title: Here Comes Halloween! A bat? A pirate? A... More Info
Nate est le meilleur de son groupe de scouts! Du moins... jusqu'à ce qu'Artur, M. Parfait, vienne en faire partie. Voilà que Nate n'est plus que deuxième, et Artur n'est pas près de céder sa place. Nate réussira-t-il à gagner? Ou sera-t-il descendu en flammes? Nate's a big deal in his scout... More Info
The story continues in the ninth volume of Hiccup's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs. Bad times have come to the Archipelago. Ever since the woods of Berserk burned down, it is almost as if the world is cursed. Dragons are starting to revolt against their Masters. The waters have risen, flooding... More Info
Trying to please her family, Sally Dog Little decides to become an undercover agent and begins her career by stalking the family garden to make sure that no predators or invaders ruin Mama Little's pretty flowerbed in the backyard. Simultaneous.
Explores the many ways water can be found on the planet, from rivers and oceans to raindrops and sweat, and includes informative sidebars, fascinating microscopic photography, and engaging text. Simultaneous.
Presents interviews with students who have been bullied, as they describe their experiences with peers, parents, teachers, and school administrators, along with advice on the best methods that can be used to stop bullying behavior.
Twins André and Lucas love working at Cavendish Beach on Prince Edward Island—helping their Park Warden mother, lobster fishing with their grandfather and collecting seaweed with Mr. Arsenault and his horse, Thunder. But when Thunder is badly hurt by a mysterious object in the ocean, the boys... More Info
Presents a fictionalized account of Henry Bibb's childhood in slavery, telling how he taught himself to read and write despite being forbidden to do so and rose to become a prominent abolitionist.
A sturdy board book edition of an endearing tale about two lasting friends finds Hound steadfastly helping hungry Pup, who through a sequence of simple rhyming exchanges says "Ick!" when offered a stick and "Ewww!" when given a shoe until his appetite is satisfied.
An age-appropriate introduction to Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam and Judaism traces the historical origins, beliefs and traditions of each while simultaneously exploring the values, customs and symbols shared by all five faiths.
A tale inspired by Jewish and Islamic folklore finds young Shaina caring for a magnificent hen while waiting for its owner, Izzy Pippik, to claim the bird, a situation that is complicated when the hen lays dozens of eggs, scattering rowdy chicks throughout the village and inciting the wrath of... More Info
Featuring inspiring interviews with young creators, a guide to original artistic expression includes quick-and-easy do-in-a-day project ideas using music, movies, comics, video, books, and the Internet.
A stand-alone sequel to "The Triple Chocolate Brownie Genius." Adam is sure that his band is a shoe-in for the regional talent show competition--but if he can't keep his grades up, his parents will give him the hook.
After a fight with his father, Cam takes to the hills that surround his small, mountain community where an error in judgment leads to a serious mountain biking accident. As he slowly makes his way back to town over cold, inhospitable terrain, he encounters a trio of kidnappers, the girl who escaped... More Info
Explores the plight of Afghanistan's children since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, featuring the stories of two dozen or so children, aged 10 to 17, and their struggles to continue educating themselves and improving their own lives despite living in a country torn by war, violence and oppression.... More Info
Charlie was looking forward to summer vacation until he realized he would be stuck at home with his little brother the entire time, but Charlie ends up making new friends and finding adventure in his own neighborhood.
In this charming book of short poems in Spanish and English, a young boy and girl describe their world and their day-to-day experiences — the boy’s street is like the trunk of an almond tree and the newborn chicks are like tiny walking suns. The girl loves her dog Oliver, the wind hitting her... More Info