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First published in 1973Softcover, 48 pagesAge Range: 10 and upA delightful Canadian classic by William Kurelek, featuring his artwork.

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Historica CanadaHardcover, 416 pagesOctober, 2015Every day tells a storyCanada 365 is a beautifully illustrated book that shows what happened on this day in Canada--from January 1 to December 31--from historical turning points to the odd and unusual, to milestones in sports, business, politics and entertainment.Featuring over 400 photographs with multiple entries for every day, Canada 365 forms a fascinating and...

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by Roy McGregorhardcover - 320 pagesRandom House Canada, 2015One of our favourite chroniclers of all things Canadian presents a rollicking, personal, photo-filled history of the relationship between a country and its canoes. From the earliest explorers on the Columbia River in BC or the Mattawa in Ontario to a doomed expedition of voyageurs up the Nile to rescue Khartoum; from...

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Softcover, 275 pagesMcClelland & Stewart, 2019The instant #1 national bestselling final work from Leonard Cohen, Canada's most celebrated poet and an artist whose audience spans generations and whose work is known and loved throughout the world.The Flame is a stunning collection of Leonard Cohen's last poems, selected and ordered by the author in the final months of his life. Featuring...

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Author - Louis HermonIntroduction and notes by Michael GnarowskiTranslated by W.H. Blake176 pages, paperback novel (no images)Maria Chapdelaine, the quintessential novel of the rugged life of early French-Canadian colonists, is based on the author's experiences as a hired hand in the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean area. A young woman living with her family on the Quebec frontier, Maria endures the hardships of isolation...

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On the Labradorauthor: Arnold Zagerishardcover, 248 pagesFitzhenry and Whiteside, 2014Why Labrador? One of my most persistent memories of this rarely seen part of Canada has been northern Labrador's vastness, isolation and wildness. Far from busy roads or crowded villages the Kiglapaits, Kaumajets and Torngat mountains rise from a deep cold sea, isolated, ice-covered and bare. Misty fjords, towering cliffs and...

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Paddle to the SeaAuthor: Holling C. Hollingpaperback, 64 pagesdelightful images, colour and black and whiteOriginally written in 1941, this classic tale about a young Indian boy, carves a little canoe with a figure inside and names him Paddle-to-the-Sea. Paddle's journey, in text and pictures, through the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean provides an excellent geographic and historical picture of...

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Discover Toronto's graffiti, murals & public art.by Nathalie Prézeau (Author, Photographer),? Johanne Pepin (Illustrator)softcover, 192 pagesWord-of-Mouth-Production, 2017Toronto Street Art Strolls is a glossy 192-page guide by local author Nathalie Prézeau, the result of a full year of searching and finding the best street art throughout Toronto. It reveals the exact location of the most impressive gems in 43 neighborhoods, with...