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The magic boat —Pearson, Kit, 1947- author.

Every summer morning, Ellie and her Nonna go to the beach. One day Ellie builds up the courage to approach an older girl playing on her own in a beached rowboat. Piper has a gift, an imagination so great that she whisks ...

The whole truth —Pearson, Kit, 1947- author.

"It is 1932. Polly, almost ten, and her older sister, Maud, travel by train and boat from Winnipeg to an island between Vancouver and Victoria. There they will live with their grandmother, who will be their guardian. Mau...

Whispers of war : the War of 1812 diary of Susanna Merritt —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

When war breaks out between the United States and Great Britain in 1812, eleven-year-old Susanna chronicles her experiences when her father and brother go off to fight leaving the women to fend for themselves on the fami...

The sky is falling —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

In the summer of 1940 as the war in Europe begins to intensify, a reluctant ten-year-old Norah and her five-year-old brother Gavin are sent by their parents to safety in Canada where to Norah's dismay they are taken in b...

Looking at the moon —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

Thirteen-year-old Norah, an English girl sent along with her brother to live with the wealthy Ogilvie family in Toronto to escape the war, goes to a cottage in Muskoka where she meets a handsome Ogilvie cousin who is exp...

The lights go on again —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

In 1945, after living in Canada for five years to escape the war in Europe, ten-year-old Gavin and his fifteen-year-old sister Norah face the prospect of returning home to their family in England with radically different...

Be my love : a novel —Pearson, Kit, 1947- author.

For as long as she can remember, Maisie has spent her summers on Kingfisher Island with her beloved cousin Una. But now everything on Kingfisher has changed: Una has returned from her mainland school a sophisticated youn...

The daring game —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

At boarding school Eliza becomes friends with Helen, an unpopular troublemaker, whose daring game causes Eliza to face expulsion.

Awake and dreaming —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

While living a miserable, poverty-stricken life with her young, irresponsible mother, nine-year-old Theo dreams of belonging to a real family but finds a shadowy figure haunting her thoughts.

A handful of time —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

While Patricia's parents work out their divorce, she is sent to relatives in Alberta for the summer and discovers an old watch which allows her to travel back to the time when her mother was 12 years old.

Le bateau magique —Pearson, Kit, 1947- auteur.

"Dans ce livre magnifiquement illustré, une jeune fille surmonte sa timidité et se fait une nouvelle amie. Ensemble, ils partent à l'aventure dans un bateau bleu abandonné sur la plage."-- Fourni par l'éditeur.

A perfect gentle knight —Pearson, Kit, 1947-

The six Bell children use their love of imagination and fantasy games to cope with their mother's death and their father's increased remoteness from family life.

This land : a cross-country anthology of Canadian fiction for young readers

A selection of Canadian stories for both young and old readers.

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