Category: Kids' Books


Oddrey Joins the Team

August 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Oddrey has always been the kind of girl who marches to the beat of her own drum, first in her school's production of The Wizard of Oz and later when she pulls some impressive antics to rescue Maybelline, the new girl at school, from the monkey enclosure at the zoo. Now Oddrey's back for a third... More Info

Stop, Thief!

Kids Can Press Ltd | August 1, 2014 | 32 pages
The farmerÍs depending on Max to find the thief whoÍs been eating the carrots, berries, beans and cherries. So when the determined dog spies a bug chewing on a carrot leaf, the chase is on. But as Max follows the suspect, several farm friends offer to help ƒ between bites of familiar-looking... More Info

Stanley's Party

Kids Can Press Ltd | August 1, 2004 | 32 pages
When Stanley the dog's owners go out at night, he likes to see how much mischief he can get away with.  More Info

Canada Counts

Cormorant Books | August 1, 2009 | 64 pages
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M Is for Moose

September 12, 2008 | 64 pages
Presents paintings of Canada's land, cultures, and people, by the artist Charles Pachter, with each letter of the alphabet represented by an individual painting.  More Info

The Mystery in the Forbidden City

August 5, 2014 | 128 pages
Separated from their parents in Beijing, China's Forbidden City, second-grade twins Ethan and Ella luckily find an ancient map that helps them find their way.  More Info

Secrets in the Fire

Annick Press | August 1, 2014 | 166 pages
As a victim of a landmine and a child of a war-torn country, Sophia turns to a village elder for advice and soon finds ways to cope with her difficult circumstances in order to grow into a person with great strength, determination, and a successful future. Simultaneous.  More Info

My New Home

Macmillan Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 32 pages
Weâe(tm)ve just moved house and I feel so far from home . . . Moving to a new home can sometimes feel scary and a little bit lonely, but this little racoon soon discovers that wherever you go adventures soon follow. A beautiful and uplifting story about moving house, making friends and finding a... More Info

Memory Maze

Scholastic Press | August 1, 2014 | 240 pages
The second entry in the mesmerizing series from the masterful, #1 New York Times bestselling author Gordon Korman When Jackson Opus's identity as one of the most powerful young hypnotists in the world is leaked, he and his family are forced into hiding. But just as Jax settles into his new home --... More Info

I Can Do It!

Golden Books | July 22, 2014 | 24 pages
Holly's not a baby anymore. She can dress, eat, and clean up all by herself . . . almost! Holly's eager to dress herself and brush her own hair—and she almost, kind of, nearly succeeds. When her clothes end up mismatched or her hair is sticking up, her family is always ready to step in and help.... More Info

Little Golden Book Train Stories

Golden Books | July 22, 2014 | 80 pages
Toot-tooooot! Three classic Little Golden Book train stories are chugging their way into this mini-treasury! Tootle, The Little Red Caboose, and Margaret Wise Brown's The Train to Timbuctoo (not available anywhere but in this volume) come together in a quality hardcover with a gleaming gold spine.... More Info

The Wild Swans

Golden Books | July 22, 2014 | 24 pages
From the Golden Book archives comes a Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, gloriously illustrated by Gordon Laite in the late 1960s but never published until now! Gordon Laite's breathtaking artwork for a Little Golden Book edition of the Andersen fairy tale was found recently in the Golden Books... More Info

Zog. Julia Donaldson

Alison Green Books | April 1, 2013 | 30 pages
The award-winning bestseller, now in board book format. Zog is the keenest dragon in school. He's also the most accident-prone, flying into trees and even setting his own wing on fire. Luckily, a mysterious little girl always comes by and patches up his bumps and bruises. But will she be able to... More Info

Ride for Your Life!

Scholastic Paperbacks | July 29, 2014 | 128 pages
Breakout star Creepella von Cacklefur is back in another fur-raising adventure! The fair has come to Mysterious Valley! Creepella is looking to forward a fun, thrilling day of rides and games with her family and friends. But one spooky rollercoaster seems to be making everyone who rides it... More Info

Geronimo Stilton Spacemice #2: You're Mine, Captain!

Scholastic Paperbacks | July 29, 2014 | 128 pages
Geronimo Stilton is out of this world in an all-new spin-off series! Meet Geronimo Stiltonix: He is a spacemouse -- the Geronimo Stilton of a parallel universe! He is captain of the spaceship MouseStar 1. While flying through the cosmos he visits distant planets and meets crazy aliens. His... More Info

Lulu and the Witch Baby

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 22, 2014 | 48 pages
Lulu Witch begins to change her mind about her pesky baby sister when she thinks that one of her magic spells has made the baby disappear.  More Info

Fancy Nancy's Fabulous Fall Storybook Collection

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 22, 2014 | 192 pages
A beautiful new paper-over-board storybook collection filled with Fancy Nancy's autumn adventures! Everyone's favorite fancy girl is back in this brand-new storybook collection. Join Fancy Nancy as she dresses up for Halloween, celebrates an extra-special day at school, goes to a Thanksgiving... More Info

Splat the Cat and the Pumpkin-Picking Plan

HarperFestival | July 22, 2014 | 24 pages
Join Splat the Cat in this hilarious pumpkin-themed storybook adventure! Splat is determined to find the biggest pumpkin ever in this 8x8 storybook adventure. But when he does, he finds out the real challenge is how to get it home.  More Info

The Fall of Five

Harpercollins Childrens Books | July 22, 2014 | 416 pages
This is the fourth installment in the thrilling, action-packed Lorien Legacies series that launched with the #1 New York Times bestseller I Am Number Four (and a major motion picture from Dreamworks!). Reunited with Sarah and now joined by Number Eight, Number Four and the remaining Garde are... More Info


HarperCollins | July 22, 2014 | 32 pages
Over fifty years ago, a small bear set out on the adventure of a lifetime. With nothing but a suitcase, several jars of marmalade, and a label around his neck that read, "Please look after this bear. Thank you," he crossed the ocean heading for England. When he arrived at London's busy Paddington... More Info

Dino Shapes

July 22, 2014 | 20 pages
Turn the cut-out pages and see how shapes become a dinosaur in this board book from Alphabatics creator and Caldecott Honoree Suse MacDonald! What am I? I lived a long, long time ago. I had round eyes… lots of sharp teeth… This concept book from Caldecott Honoree Suse MacDonald presents a... More Info

Chicka Chicka 1, 2, 3

Little Simon | July 22, 2014 | 36 pages
The beloved counting-themed companion to the bestselling Chicka Chicka Boom Boom is now available as a Classic Board Book! 1 told 2 and 2 told 3, “I'll race you to the top of the apple tree.” One hundred and one numbers climb the apple tree in this bright, rollicking, joyous rhyme, now... More Info

Apples and Pumpkins

July 22, 2014 | 28 pages
In preparation for Halloween night and trick-or-treating, a family visits Mr. Comstock's farm to pick apples and pumpkins.  More Info

Magical Mix-Ups: Spells and Surprises

Nosy Crow | July 8, 2014 |
Doodle, design, and draw while you read and help the girls make their summer camp perfect! Glitter at the ready, this book needs YOU! Emerald the Witch is off to Spell Summer Camp, and asks her best friend, Princess Sapphire, to come along too! Magical fun and chaos ensue as the reader helps the... More Info

I Can Do It Myself

Schwartz & Wade Books | August 1, 2014 | 40 pages
Combines boldly colored photography and affirming text in an upbeat approach to elementary childhood milestones that encourages young children to practice such independent skills as tying shoes, making beds, and writing letters and numbers. Simultaneous eBook.  More Info


Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited | May 30, 2014 | 32 pages
Young woodpecker Pierce has decided he is old enough to venture out and hunt for insects on his own. He will prove to his mother that he is old enough to stretch his wings and be independent and responsible! When he ventures to the forest in search of juicy insects he finds that it isn’t going to... More Info

Squirty Bath Books: Duck

Pan Macmillan | May 8, 2014 | 8 pages
A squirty book for fun at bath time It's bath time for a naughty duck who loves to leave his friends soaking wet. Best of all this book works as a hand puppet, with a water-squirter in its mouth, so children can really get involved with the story.  More Info

Pirate Treasure!

Macmillan Children's Books | August 1, 2014 | 32 pages
The sun is out so Zoe and Beans and best friend Oscar are off on a trip to the seaside. They've got buckets and spades and they're ready to search for buried pirate treasure! But digging is hard work and treasure is hard to find. It looks like it's up to clever Beans to sniff some out... A new... More Info

I Am an Artist

Macmillan Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 32 pages
Meet the boy who canâe(tm)t stop creating art! He loves colours, shapes, textures and EVERYTHING inspires him: his socks, the contents of the fridge, even his cat gets a new coat (of paint!). But thereâe(tm)s just one problem: his mum isnâe(tm)t quite so enthusiastic. A sharp, silly, fabulously... More Info

Rah, Rah, Radishes!

July 15, 2014 | 34 pages
Veggies take the stage in a rollicking ode to healthy eating in this Classic Board Book edition of Rah, Rah, Radishes! Rah, rah, radishes, red and white! Carrots are calling. Take a bite! Oh boy, bok choy, Brussels sprout. Broccoli! Cauliflower! Shout it out! Know anyone who doesn’t like veggies?... More Info

Angry Birds Explore the World

National Geographic Children's Books | July 8, 2014 | 104 pages
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Four: A Divergent Collection

Katherine Tegen Books | July 8, 2014 | 304 pages
Fans of the Divergent series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be thrilled by Four: A Divergent Collection, a companion volume that includes four pre-Divergent stories told from Tobias's point of view. Readers first encountered Tobias as "Four" in Divergent. His voice is an... More Info

The Serpent's Shadow

Disney-Hyperion | May 7, 2013 | 464 pages
He's b-a-a-ack! Despite their best efforts, Carter and Sadie Kane can't seem to keep Apophis, the chaos snake, down. Now Apophis is threatening to plunge the world into eternal darkness, and the Kanes are faced with the impossible task of having to destroy him once and for all. Unfortunately, the... More Info

My Teacher Is a Monster! (No, I Am Not.)

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers | July 1, 2014 | 40 pages
A young boy named Bobby has the worst teacher. She's loud, she yells, and if you throw paper airplanes, she won't allow you to enjoy recess. She is a monster! Luckily, Bobby can go to his favorite spot in the park on weekends to play. Until one day... he finds his teacher there! Over the course of... More Info

Qui Sera Mon Professeur?

Les editions Scholastic | July 1, 2014 | 32 pages
Demain, c'est le premier jour d'école. Qui sera mon professeur? Un rhinocéros pour la lecture? Un orignal pour le calcul? Un jeune élève commence une nouvelle année et imagine qui seront ses futurs enseignants. Tomorrow is the first day of school, but who will teach the class? A reading... More Info

J'adore Aller à L'école

Les editions Scholastic | July 1, 2014 | 40 pages
Pat le chat est de retour! Cette fois-ci, il adore aller à l'école. Pat découvre la bibliothèque, le coin-repas, le terrain de jeux, et beaucoup d'autres endroits amusants. Et peu importe où il va, il n'arrête jamais de bouger, de danser et de chanter! La vie est belle! Pat le chat is back --... More Info

Gédéon Va à L'école

Les editions Scholastic | July 1, 2014 | 48 pages
Lorsque Sophie va à l'école, Gédéon doit rester à la maison... Mais il a d'autres projets! Pourquoi n'irait-il pas à l'école lui aussi? À découvrir dans cet adorable album illustré. When Sophie goes to school, Gédéon is supposed to stay at home. . . But he has plans of his own! What... More Info


Les editions Scholastic | July 1, 2014 | 48 pages
Quand Sophie rencontre Gédéon lors d'une promenade dans le parc, ils deviennent vite inséparables. Une charmante histoire d'amitié entre une fillette et un jars, racontée par Laura Wall. When Sophie meets Gédéon on a trip to the park, they soon become inseparable. An enchanting series by... More Info

Puss in Boots

Ladybird Books | August 1, 2014 | 32 pages
The classic fairy tale - Puss in Boots - from Ladybird!A perfect introduction to the classic story Puss in Boots. Find out what happens in this tale of the poor mill owner's son and his cat. Part of the Ladybird 'First Favourite Tales' series - a perfect introduction to fairy tales for preschoolers... More Info

The Hallo-Wiener

Scholastic Incorporated | June 24, 2014 | 32 pages
From Dav Pilkey, creator of Captain Underpants, a funny tale of a little dog with a big bullying problem. Oscar is short, like all dachshunds, and all the other dogs make fun of him. On Halloween he takes more ridicule than ever in his hot-dog costume, but one brave act makes him a Grade-A hero --... More Info

The Hypnotists

Scholastic Paperbacks | June 24, 2014 | 240 pages
The first book in an all-new, mesmerizing adventure from the masterful, #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Gordon Korman -- now in paperback! Is it a gift . . . or is it a curse? Jax Opus can use his color-changing eyes to make people do things they don't want to do. (Only his color-blind best... More Info

Adventures with Barefoot Critters

Tundra Books | April 1, 2014 | 32 pages
From gathering honey in Spring to building cosy campfires in Autumn, these forest friends make the most of each season, both enjoying the great outdoors and staying snug inside. Learning the alphabet is fun when adventuring with these critters, and children and adults alike will delight in Teagan... More Info

Super Silly School Poems

Orchard Books | August 1, 2014 | 32 pages
A collection of silly poems that's perfect for back-to-school! This school-themed collection contains wacky, wonderful poems about a recess secret, a show-and-tell mystery, a handful of homework excuses, and a sneaky, slithering, escaped class pet. These poems are sure to tickle the funny bone of... More Info

The Croc Ate My Homework

Andrews McMeel Pub | July 1, 2014 | 224 pages
The Pearls Before Swine crew is back in their second collection of cartoons for the middle-grade crowd! Always witty and clever, and sometimes irreverent, Pearls Before Swine's sarcastic take on life appeals to fans of all ages. In this second collection of cartoons specially chosen for young... More Info

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library

Yearling Books | June 24, 2014 | 320 pages
In this cross between Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and A Night in the Museum, Agatha Award winner Chris Grabenstein uses rib-tickling humor to create the perfect tale for his quirky characters. Kyle Keeley is the class clown and a huge fan of all games--board games, word games, and... More Info

Red, Blue, Peekaboo!

June 5, 2014 | 10 pages
Peekaboo! Who's there? Play hide-and-seek around the house and find out who's hiding behind the red curtains, cuddly brown bear and funny orange hat! With soft and colourful touch-and-feel felt flaps on every page, this wonderful interactive book is a great way to learn about colours, too. With... More Info


Katherine Tegen Books | July 1, 2014 | 416 pages
Reviewers have likened the Insignia trilogy to Ender's Game and "Hogwarts-in-Space." The impossible continues as Tom Raines and his friends enter their second year of training as superhuman weapons in a futuristic world caught in the throes of World War III. The impossible was just the beginning.... More Info

Peekaboo! - Who Are You?

June 5, 2014 | 10 pages
Peekaboo! Who are you? Take a walk around the garden and say hello to the five little animals hiding behind the soft and colourful touch-and-feel felt flaps in this wonderful interactive book. With Georgie Birkett's delightful illustrations, a gentle rhythmic text and a robust felt flap to lift on... More Info

Shoutykid/How Harry Riddles Made a Mega-Amazing Zombie Movie

HarperCollins Children's Books | June 5, 2014 | 400 pages
Meet the funniest kid in fiction and follow his life's ups and downs told through laugh-out-loud letters, emails, texts and more! Her Majesty, hi there My name is Harry Riddles and I don't normally do this kind of thing, but I think we might need some help. ... Harry "Shoutykid" Riddles has a few... More Info

Hot Dogs and Dinosnores

Macmillan Children's Books | February 27, 2014 | 80 pages
Packed full of hilarious animal jokes and pictured to get young readers giggling! Children love telling jokes to their friends and family, and these jokes are easy to read and easy to remember. Perfect for beginner readers who delight in fun wordplay. What do you call a dog who likes bubble baths?... More Info