Books published by Formac


Morgan's Got Game

Formac Publishing Company | April 1, 2018 | 96 pages
Morgan is left out of the loop when everyone begins bringing their Robogamer Z7s to school, linking up online with one another and playing at recess and lunch. Even Aldeen, the Godzilla of Grade Three, has one. But when the other kids start to suspect that Aldeen is faking her gaming, Morgan has to... More Info

The Teen Sex Trade

Formac Publishing Company | September 1, 2017 | 192 pages
Jade Brooks grew up like any other kid — she played with friends, lovingly teased and was teased by her siblings, and excelled at school. It wasn't until she was removed from her family at age 11 that she felt something was wrong. Growing up between two of Halifax's predominantly black... More Info

Rose Murray's A-Z Vegetable Cookbook

Formac Publishing Company | June 8, 2015 | 176 pages
Here's a must-have for all home cooks and food lovers! The 250+ recipes in this collection show the incredible range of tasty vegetables available from Canada's farmers' fields, gardens, markets, and stores. There are delicious vegetable mains, like Curried Harvest Vegetables with Lentils and... More Info

They Called Me Chocolate Rocket

Formac Publishing Company | October 3, 2014 | 272 pages
In the ultra-competitive junior hockey leagues in the early 1960s, a young man could tolerate nearly anything that helped him stand out from the hordes of other prospects, so John Paris, Jr. did just that. The African-Canadian from Nova Scotia dazzled and dominated on the ice -- often facing racism... More Info

Algonquin Park: A Portrait

Formac | April 1, 2014 | 224 pages
A magnificently illustrated celebration of the natural beauty through the changing seasons in one of the most spectacular places in the world, Canada's iconic Algonquin Park  More Info

Bluenose Adventure

Formac | October 1, 2013 | 32 pages
Share in the adventure and excitement of a young boy's life aboard a working ship, the Bluenose on the Grand Banks  More Info

Healing the Bruises

Formac | August 1, 2013 | 32 pages
A tough story of a young girl's journey from family turmoil to peace and safety  More Info

Morgan Gets Cracking

Formac Publishing Company Limited | April 1, 2013 | 64 pages
A new kid at school teases Aldeen, the Queen of Mean, and gets away with it.  More Info

Lilly Traps the Bullies

Formac | August 9, 2011 | 64 pages
Lilly and Theresa run into bullies at the pool, Spider and Bugsy, who tease Theresa but take an interest in Lilly. Lilly faces tough decisions about being a good friend versus trying to fit in. Brenda Bellinghamís story emphasizes the importance of problem-solving and teamwork in standing up to... More Info

Think Again, Robyn

Formac Publishing Company Limited | March 1, 2013 | 64 pages
Robyn befriends unpopular Shelly. When he father wins tickets to a hockey game, she becomes popular.  More Info

Fresh & Local

Formac | October 27, 2009 | 192 pages
Celebrate the seasons with 150 recipes featuring freshand local ingredients.  More Info


Formac | September 25, 2007 | 96 pages
Tomatoes are a staple ingredient for cuisines from all around the world. Elaine Elliot and Virginia Lee have collected innovative recipes from chefs across Canada using the familiar yet delicious tomato.  More Info

Falling Through the Cracks

Formac Pub Co Ltd | January 1, 1996 | 121 pages
Melanie and Trent, two teenagers who have been virtually forgotten by the social support system, struggle with school and part-time jobs while trying to live on their own.  More Info