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Cone cat —Howden, Sarah, author.

"One day, Jeremy wakes up at the vet's with a giant cone around his head. In a momentary existential crisis, he resigns himself to his new role as clumsy, smelly Cone Cat. That is, until the cone becomes instrumental in ...

5-minute stories for fearless girls —Howden, Sarah, author.

Presents the stories of twelve women who followed their dreams and achieved success, including ballerina Misty Copeland, author J.K. Rowling, scientist Jane Goodall, and First Lady Michelle Obama.

Hayley's journey —Howden, Sarah.

"We can do this!" Hayley Wickenheiser calls to her team as they skate out onto the ice. It's been a long journey to the Olympics, but Hayley has worked hard to get here. From early-morning practices to playing with boys ...

The tunnel —Howden, Sarah, author.

Quiet, emotionally resonant text is paired with grayscale drawings accented with red in this thoughtfully layered exploration of coping with tough emotions, and taking time and space to heal. Sarah Howden lives in Toront...

Spirit bear : fishing for knowledge, catching dreams : based on a true story —Blackstock, Cindy, author.

Spirit Bear is off on another adventure! Follow him as he learns about traditional knowledge and Residential Schools from his Uncle Huckleberry and his friend, Lak'insxw, before heading to Algonquin territory, where chil...

5-minute basketball stories —Howden, Sarah, author.

5-Minute Basketball Stories is an action-packed collection of twelve tales about today's superstars, NBA legends, and the best basketball games of all time. From incredible game-winning dunks, to jaw-dropping world recor...

Misty Copeland : ballet star —Howden, Sarah.

Misty is the first African American to become a principal dancer in the American Ballet Theatre. Watch along with Ruby as Misty dances in The Nutcracker!

5 minute amazing animal stories —Howden, Sarah, author.

5-Minute Amazing Animal Stories features daring rescues, surprising friendships and unlikely heroes. Each heartwarming true story of brave animals from around the world is the perfect length for reading aloud in five min...

Michelle Obama : first lady and superhero —Howden, Sarah.

Introduces the life and accomplishments of the first African American first lady.

Lucy Maud Montgomery : creator of Anne of Green Gables —Howden, Sarah.

Maud has a wonderful imagination, but even she can't imagine that one day she will become the famous author of Anne of Green Gables.

Spirit bear and children make history : Based on a true story —Blackstock, Cindy.

"Hello! My name is Sus Zul in the Carrier language. In English, people call me Spirit Bear. I am a proud member of the Carrier Sekani Tribal Council. I am on my way to Ottawa, Ontario, to witness a very important human r...

Ruth Graves Wakefield : one smart cookie —Howden, Sarah.

Where would we be without Ruth Graves Wakefield? Well, we wouldn't have any chocolate chip cookies! Ruth's cookies became so famous that she traded her recipe for a lifetime supply of chocolate.

Viola Desmond : a hero for us all —Howden, Sarah.

In 1946, Viola Desmond stood her ground when she was refused a seat at a movie theatre because of the colour of her skin. Let's remember her courageous act together!

Roberta Bondar : space explorer —Howden, Sarah.

Roberta Bondar is ready to be the first Canadian woman to go into space. What new scientific discoveries await her?

Runaway —Howden, Sarah, author.
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"An allegorical tale of greed, ignorance and the social cost of self-importance all wrapped up into the world inside and out of a runaway train, its passengers and a cow that is loose on the tracks. Adapted from the 2009...