Books published by Annick Pr


Tallulah Plays the Tuba

Annick Press | October 8, 2019 | 32 pages
Tallulah is tiny, but the TUBA is not! Tallulah isn't big, but the instrument she dreams of playing sure is. Try as she might, tiny Tallulah keeps coming up short on how she can play the tuba in her school band. But with some perseverance and a lot of creativity, Tallulah hatches a plan that she... More Info

The Ghost Collector

Annick Press | September 10, 2019 | 184 pages
Ghosts aren't meant to stick around forever . . . Ghosts are everywhere in Shelly's life. Recently passed people, pets, and a boy who lives in the local graveyard and lends her Smiths tapes are all part of spirit world she and her grandmother are privy to. In the tradition of their Cree ancestors,... More Info

Our Big Little Place

Annick Press | September 10, 2019 | 36 pages
Big or small, apartment or house, they're all home. Come inside one boy's high-rise apartment complex, where his backyard is the space between his neighboring apartment buildings, and his basketball net is tucked into a bedroom. His parents sometimes complain their home is too small, but the boy's... More Info

Why Don't Cars Run on Apple Juice?

Annick Press | September 10, 2019 | 88 pages
Curious kids ask the best questions! What keeps the stars from falling from the sky? Why do metal boats float? And more importantly, why don't cars run on apple juice?! All these questions and more are found in the pages of this science Q & A book with questions from the most inquisitive of... More Info

Llamas with Lemonade

Annick Press | September 10, 2019 | 30 pages
Get ready to jump rope with jaguars and sip lemonade with llamas. Introducing a delightful animal-themed ABC book that will have toddlers and parents grinning from A to Z. In addition to helping with letter recognition, Llamas With Lemonade introduces toddlers to uppercase and lowercase letters,... More Info

That's Not Hockey!

Annick Press | September 11, 2018 | 32 pages
No amount of teasing or bullying can distract Jacques Plante from his childhood passion for hockey until he becomes the first player to wear a mask, changing the game for all time.  More Info

Anna at the Art Museum

Annick Press | September 11, 2018 | 32 pages
Art is for everyone--even a bored little girl.  More Info

City Critters

Annick Press | September 11, 2018 | 18 pages
"Brightly coloured photographs and minimal text identifying the birds and animals that children may encounter in urban settings."--  More Info

City Bugs

Annick Press | September 11, 2018 | 18 pages
When you walk down the street, what do you see?  More Info

A Boy and a House

Annick Press | September 11, 2018 | 32 pages
What will the little boy find at the top of the stairs?  More Info

Harry and Walter

Annick Press | July 17, 2017 | 32 pages
Best Friends Forever. Harry may be four and three-quarters and Walter may be ninety-two and a half, but that doesn’t stop them from being best friends. Harry loves to go next door to play games with Walter and draw pictures together. And when the snow falls, Walter clears a path to Harry’s... More Info

Stephanie's Ponytail

Annick Press | August 17, 2007 | 24 pages
"Stephanie wants a ponytail coming straight out the back. But the copycats in her class force her to get creative ... and then outrageous! This story, of one girl's experiment with self-expression, is told with true manic-Munsch flair" Cf. Our choice, 1997-1998.  More Info

Purple, Green and Yellow

Annick Press | August 1, 2007 | 32 pages
Brigid really loves markers. But when she draws herself with super-permanent ink, she must find a creative solution to stay out of trouble. About the Annikin Series: Annikins are mini books made especially for children -- small enough to fit into tiny hands and pockets. Each book measures 3 1/2" x... More Info


Annick Press | September 12, 2017 | 64 pages
Based on the true story of a fearless ninja and her network of female spies.  More Info


By LoveDrake
Annick Press | October 10, 2017 | 88 pages
It's not too late! The natural world may be ailing, but it can still be healed.  More Info


Annick Press | October 10, 2017 | 92 pages
Everything you wanted to know about basketball--and more!  More Info

Baseball Bats for Christmas

Annick Press | September 12, 2017 | 24 pages
Reissue of a classic tale about life in the Arctic by an acclaimed Inuit storyteller  More Info


Annick Press | September 12, 2017 | 116 pages
Native Women demand to be heard in this stunning anthology.  More Info


Annick Press | September 12, 2017 | 32 pages
Evan uses his imagination and a few crayons to create new and exciting art.  More Info


By Demont
Annick Press | September 12, 2017 | 34 pages
Charlie loves his bright red purse, so why does everyone else have a problem with it?  More Info


Annick Press | October 10, 2017 | 256 pages
The dangerous inner world of motorcycle gangs is brought to light in this riveting murder mystery.  More Info


Annick Press | September 12, 2017 | 32 pages
The classic story of an immigrant child adjusting to her new home, now with new illustrations.  More Info

Murmel, Murmel, Murmel

Annick Press | September 11, 2014 | 26 pages
Based on the original edition published: Toronto: Annick Press, 1982.  More Info

The Great Number Rumble

Annick Press | October 11, 2016 | 104 pages
engDiscover the many places where mathematical ideas are surprisingly hidden.Math can show up in the most unlikely places! When the schools in JeremyÕs town ban math, all the kids cheer, all except his friend Sam, a self-proclaimed mathnik, who sets out to prove that math is not only important,... More Info

Making It Right

Annick Press | October 11, 2016 | 144 pages
What if there were no prisons? Alternative approaches to dealing with crime are underway around the world to explore how victims, offenders, and communities can heal rifts and repair damage. It’s often called restorative justice. It’s a way to think about the deeper reasons behind crimes, and... More Info

Water Wow!

Annick Press | April 1, 2016 | 64 pages
A colorful infographic look at the many surprising and fascinating facts about water. Where did water come from before it got to Earth? Why is the water you drink the same stuff that was around when dinosaurs were alive? If water can’t be created or destroyed, how can we run out? Find out the... More Info

Extreme Battlefields

Annick Press | April 1, 2016 | 136 pages
The world’s strongest armies discover that Nature can be a secret ally or an unbeatable foe. Not even the strongest troops can match the power of nature. In each of the ten stories in this volume, well-armed forces set off to battle human enemies but find themselves fighting the environment... More Info

The Man with the Violin

Annick Press | March 15, 2016 | 32 pages
When Dylan hears someone playing their violin in the subway he wants to stop and listen, but his mother and other commuters ignore the violinist completely.  More Info

The Biggest Poutine in the World

Annick Press | March 1, 2016 | 160 pages
Thomas would do anything to make his mother come back. On his fifth birthday, Thomas’s mother left, and he hasn’t seen her since. The last thing he remembers is her making a delicious dish of poutine for his birthday. Into the concoction of French fries, gravy and melted cheese curds, she stuck... More Info

Feel the Wind

Annick Press | August 18, 2015 | 24 pages
Feel the Wind looks at the tricks the wind plays, making turbines spin, bubbles float, and kites soar higher. With rich vocabulary and delightful illustrations, the Look Around Books (Hear the Sea, Look at the Sky, Feel the Wind) are a perfect way to introduce the beauty and power of nature to... More Info

Look at the Sky

Annick Press | August 18, 2015 | 24 pages
Look at the Sky describes the many moods of the skies, whether delivering blizzard blasts or lightening flashes. A child need only look to the sky to witness storms, thunder, hail, or fog. With rich vocabulary and delightful illustrations, the Look Around Books (Hear the Sea, Look at the Sky, Feel... More Info

Hear the Sea

Annick Press | August 18, 2015 | 24 pages
Hear the Sea depicts the ocean as a majestic force that scatters starfish amongst its shores while making sails dance and changing colors with her mood. With rich vocabulary and delightful illustrations, the Look Around Books (Hear the Sea, Look at the Sky, Feel the Wind) are a perfect way to... More Info

The Night Children

Annick Press | August 18, 2015 | 32 pages
What happens when the sun goes down at the end of the day?  More Info


Annick Press | February 17, 2015 | 208 pages
An indispensible guide for savvy teens to sort food myths from reality.  More Info


This book is about a little boy who doesn't know how to go to bed at night.  More Info

Warriors and Wailers

Annick Press | January 1, 2012 | 96 pages
Profiles the wide range of professions prevalent in China throughout its history, including those in the fields of civil service, academia, religion, law and order, entertainment, and health.  More Info

Thomas' Snowsuit

Annick Press | June 1, 2011 | 20 pages
His mother, teacher, and principal have a hard time trying to convince Thomas to wear his snowsuit. On board pages.  More Info

Munsch Mini-Treasury Two

Annick Press | July 1, 2010 | 132 pages
Presents five short stories for children about hair frustrations, two friends exploring a fire station, potty training, a birthday party, and a little boy not wanting to put on his snowsuit.  More Info

Archers, Alchemists, and 98 Other Medieval Jobs You Might Have Loved Or Loathed

Annick Press | August 22, 2019 | 96 pages
From knights to gong farmers, offers a look at the diverse careers available during the Medieval era, enhanced with illustrations, sidebars, and a timeline.  More Info

Dreaming in Indian

Annick Press | July 24, 2014 | 128 pages
A powerful and visually stunning anthology from some of the most groundbreaking Native artists working in North America today. Truly universal in its themes, Dreaming In Indian will shatter commonly held stereotypes and challenge readers to rethink their own place in the world. Divided into four... More Info

Munsch Mini-Treasury Three

Annick Press | June 1, 2014 | 146 pages
Collects five stories by author Robert Munsch, including "David's Father," in which Julie discovers that her new friend's father is a giant.  More Info

The Bite of the Mango

Annick Pr | September 12, 2008 | 216 pages
In this powerful and heartbreaking true story, the author, who lived in a small rural village in Sierra Leone, recounts how tasting the sweet nectar of a mango gave her the will to live after surviving a brutal attack by heavily armed rebel soldiers and living in a refugee camp. Simultaneous.  More Info


Annick Press | January 1, 2011 | 246 pages
While on summer vacation in Greece with her best friend, Chloe is kidnapped and held for ransom while her family and friends wait for word of her safety.  More Info

In Your Face

Annick Press | August 19, 2014 | 172 pages
A lively, thought-provoking look at the power and pitfalls of the beauty industry hype. From fairy tales and Hollywood movies to magazine ads, reality TV and the Internet, we absorb the lesson early: being beautiful is the answer to our dreams. It's harder than ever for teens to tune out the... More Info

To This Day

Annick Press | September 2, 2014 | 72 pages
An authentic rallying cry for anyone who has been affected by bullying. In February 2013, Shane Koyczan's passionate anti-bullying poem "To This Day" electrified the world. An animated video of the lyric narrative went viral, racking up over 12 million hits to date and inspiring an international... More Info

Secrets in the Fire

Annick Press | August 22, 2019 | 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

Not My Girl

Annick Press | January 9, 2014 | 36 pages
When I Was Eight was called "utterly compelling" by Kirkusin a starred review. Margaret can't wait to see her family, but her homecoming is not what she expected. Two years ago, Margaret left her Arctic home for the outsiders' school. Now she has returned and can barely contain her excitement as... More Info

Big Or Little?

Annick Press | January 9, 2014 | 24 pages
A big favorite about being little, now available as a board book. It can be tough sometimes, trying to figure out if you're a little kid or a big one. Putting your shoes on all by yourself means you're big. But if you can't get your shirt over your head, that must mean you're still little! The... More Info

David's Father

Annick Press | January 1, 1983 | 30 pages
Julie discovers that her new friends's father is a giant.  More Info

Jonathan Cleaned Up - Then He Heard a Sound

Annick Press | January 1, 1981 | 32 pages
About the Annikin Series: Annikins are mini books made especially for children -- small enough to fit into tiny hands and pockets. Each book measures 3 1/2" x 3 1/2" and contains full color pages. Orders for 100 units or more qualify for a handsome clear acrylic counter display. Please mark your... More Info