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A kind of courage —Heffernan, Colleen, 1959-
Book
2005
5 available of 5 items

When a young conscientious objector comes to work on her father's farm in 1916, Hattie learns that courage comes in many forms.

Brothers far from home : the World War I diary of Eliza Bates —Little, Jean, 1932-
Book
2003
42 available of 52 items

In 1916, in Uxbridge, Ontario, twelve-year-old Eliza, a Presbyterian minister's daughter, chronicles her family's experiences after her two brothers leave for Europe to fight in the war.

The button necklace —Harrison, Troon.
Book
2005
20 available of 23 items

In September 1914 ten-year-old Millie's father goes to England to join the war effort and she is sent to a new school where she'll be expected to learn languages, dancing, and lady-like deportment. She also gets involved...

Ghost of heroes past —Reid, Charles, 1925-
Book
2010
5 available of 5 items

Lesia's dream —Langston, Laura, 1958-
Book
2005
2 available of 2 items

Fifteen-year-old Lesia can hardly bear it. She and her family must leave their beloved Baba in their Ukrainian hometown in order to flee to Canada. Dreaming of wealth, security and gold fields of wheat, Lesia looks forwa...

Si je meurs avant le jour : Fiona Macgregor, au temps de la grippe espagnole —Little, Jean, 1932-
Book
2008
3 available of 3 items

Twelve-year-old Fiona Macgregor receives a diary for her birthday and uses it to record the arrival of the Spanish Flu epidemic in Toronto in 1918 and the impact it has on her family. Includes factual historical informat...

Innocent heroes : stories of animals in the first World War —Brouwer, Sigmund, 1959- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 3 items

"Never before have the stories of animal war heroes been collected in such a special way. This book consists of eight connected fictional stories about a Canadian platoon in WW1. The Storming Normans have help from some ...

His banner over me —Little, Jean, 1932-
Book
1995
16 available of 18 items

Prisoners in the Promised Land the Ukrainian internment diary of Anya Soloniuk —Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk, 1954-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2008

Anya's diary describes her difficult life in Horoshova, in Austria-Hungary, and how her family immigrates to Canada. When the First World War breaks out, she becomes the sole provider after her father is laid off for "pa...

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