22 Results
22 Results
Meet Viola Desmond —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2018
29 available of 35 items

"Meet Viola Desmond, community leader and early civil rights trailblazer! On the night of November 8th 1946, Nova Scotia businesswoman Viola Desmond stood up for her right to be in the "unofficial" whites-only section of...

Meet Terry Fox —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2020
31 available of 36 items

The latest title in the 'Scholastic Canada Biography' series showcases Terry Fox's remarkable story, just in time to mark the 40th anniversary of the Marathon of Hope! Written by award-winning author Elizabeth MacLeod, t...

Canadian women now + then : more than 100 stories of fearless trailblazers —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2020
17 available of 23 items

This unique look at Canadian history is engagingly written with a storyteller's touch, making this a book that will be read for both research and pleasure. Organized by profession, it includes women in science, the arts,...

Canada year by year —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2016
39 available of 49 items

Bunny the brave war horse : based on a true story —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2014
33 available of 37 items

Award-winning nonfiction author Elizabeth MacLeod brings a slice of World War I history to life in this poignant picture book about a police horse named Bunny and his riders, brothers Bud and Thomas Dundas, sent to the E...

Meet Tom Longboat —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2019
29 available of 31 items

"On April 19, 1907, a hundred thousand people lined up to watch the eighth running of the Boston Marathon. At the start of the race, more than one hundred runners surged forward, and at the end, Tom Longboat won it in an...

Meet Elsie MacGill —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2019
12 available of 13 items

"This new picture book biography series features simple text and full-colour, comic-flavoured illustration with speech balloons that bring the story alive. Historical photos and timeline support the narrative."-- Provide...

Meet Willie O'Ree —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2020
14 available of 16 items

"The Scholastic Canada Biography series aims to introduce young readers to remarkable Canadians whose lives and contributions have shaped our country and led the way for others to follow in their footsteps. Meet Willie O...

Top dogs : true stories of canines that made history —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2017
17 available of 19 items

"True stories about dogs whose actions influenced the course of history, including the first seeing-eye dog, search and rescue dogs, and military dogs."-- Provided by publisher.

Meet Thérèse Casgrain —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2021
13 available of 18 items

"Meet Thérèse Casgrain, who battled for equality and social justice, and was the first woman to lead a political party in Canada! From 1916 to 1925, women across Canada were winning the right to vote, province by provi...

Colossal Canada : 100 epic facts and feats —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2015
33 available of 33 items

"Get ready to celebrate your country and wow your family and friends with your colossal knowledge of all things Canada"--Page [4] of cover.

Super cats : true stories of felines that made history —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2018
9 available of 11 items

"This book outlines how playful, cuddly, helpful, and smart cats have been throughout history as icons of worship, skilled hunters, comforters to the sick, faithful companions, and detectors of diseases in humans. The au...

How to become an accidental genius. —MacLeod, Elizabeth
Book
2019
8 available of 8 items

"This nonfiction book for middle readers is full of inspiring tales of inventors and innovators who have accidentally changed the world. The book also features profiles of inventive kids and teenagers."-- Provided by pub...

How to become an accidental activist —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2021
1 available of 6 items

"This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers is full of stories about inspiring activists who have accidentally changed the world. The activists profiled are a variety of ages and come from around the world." -- Provid...

Canada : à chaque année, son histoire —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2017
0 available of 0 items

Le 1er juillet 2017, le Canada célèbrera le 150e anniversaire de la Confédération. De l'entrée en vigueur de la Loi constitutionnelle de 1867 jusqu'au mouvement Idle No More (Jamais plus l'inaction), l'album documen...

Canada year by year —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Sound Recording
2017
1 available of 2 items

A unique look at Canadian history. Captures milestones and many more in ten chapters filled with biographies, quotes and trivia. It's the story of the people, places and events that have shaped the country--one year at a...

Galloping through history : amazing true horse stories —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Book
2014
8 available of 8 items

From the time people first rode horses more than 5,000 years ago, these amazing creatures have changed the way humans live, travel, fight, work, and play. In her captivating storytelling style, Elizabeth MacLeod brings t...

Harry Houdini a magical life —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2009
1 available of 1 items

Harry Houdini is still the world's most famous magician, thanks to his inventive tricks, death-defying stunts and incredible talent for publicity. He claimed he could escape from anything! The immigrant son of a rabbi, H...

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