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The Auction by Jan Andrews https://www.amazon.ca/dp/0888998422/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_y6-LybENVNKK4

The Auction by Jan Andrews https://www.amazon.ca/dp/0888998422/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_y6-LybENVNKK4

"Hughes’s illustrations thrum with life. The drawings are a tangle of Gauguin and Rousseau and botanical journals. They remind me of a rain forest floor — the closer you look, the more you see until the whole image seems to writhe."

‘Beyond the Pond,’ ‘The Tea Party in the Woods’ and ‘The Little Gardener’

"Hughes’s illustrations thrum with life. The drawings are a tangle of Gauguin and Rousseau and botanical journals. They remind me of a rain forest floor — the closer you look, the more you see until the whole image seems to writhe."

Traces the development of one street from the Stone Age to the present day, from dirt track to the rebuilding of inns as wine bars, showing how people lived and what they did all day.

Traces the development of one street from the Stone Age to the present day, from dirt track to the rebuilding of inns as wine bars, showing how people lived and what they did all day.

War-torn Afghanistan could not seem farther from Newfoundland, but it is about to change twelve-year-old tomboy Jack Cooper (or Jacqueline, as her mother insists on calling her) forever.

War-torn Afghanistan could not seem farther from Newfoundland, but it is about to change twelve-year-old tomboy Jack Cooper (or Jacqueline, as her mother insists on calling her) forever.

The Royal Proclamation of 1763 was issued by King George III to establish the basis of government administration in the north American territories formally ceded by France to Britain in the Treaty of Paris 1763 following the Sever Years War.

The Royal Proclamation of 1763 was issued by King George III to establish the basis of government administration in the north American territories formally ceded by France to Britain in the Treaty of Paris 1763 following the Sever Years War.

Alfredito Flies Home, written by Jorge Argueta and illustrated by  Luis Garay. Alfredito and his family are getting ready to return to their old home in El Salvador for Christmas, their first time back since they left as refugees.

Alfredito Flies Home

Alfredito Flies Home, written by Jorge Argueta and illustrated by Luis Garay. Alfredito and his family are getting ready to return to their old home in El Salvador for Christmas, their first time back since they left as refugees.

The Red Rock, written and illustrated by Tomio Nitto. In this innovative graphic fable, Old Beaver climbs to the top of a hill and admires the dams, ponds and lodges down below. He has built many of them over the years. Across the valley is the huge red rock that has always seemed like his friend. But in the city, far from this peaceful scene, developers are planning to use the valley for their own purposes. To them, it is the perfect spot for a luxury hotel.

The Red Rock

The Red Rock, written and illustrated by Tomio Nitto. In this innovative graphic fable, Old Beaver climbs to the top of a hill and admires the dams, ponds and lodges down below. He has built many of them over the years. Across the valley is the huge red rock that has always seemed like his friend. But in the city, far from this peaceful scene, developers are planning to use the valley for their own purposes. To them, it is the perfect spot for a luxury hotel.

Book of Big Brothers, written by Cary Fagan and illustrated by Luc Melanson. What is it like being the youngest of three brothers? In this wonderful story author Cary Fagan gives us a true-to-life picture of growing up in such a family -- from the adventure and fun to the mischief and mishaps.

Book of Big Brothers

Book of Big Brothers, written by Cary Fagan and illustrated by Luc Melanson. What is it like being the youngest of three brothers? In this wonderful story author Cary Fagan gives us a true-to-life picture of growing up in such a family -- from the adventure and fun to the mischief and mishaps.

Jolene and her grandfather go through a time crease and find themselves in the coal mining town of Frank in 1903.

Jolene and her grandfather go through a time crease and find themselves in the coal mining town of Frank in 1903.

Only twelve-year-old Colleen knows that her baby sister died just after she was born and that Colleen put another baby in her place, until the baby's father shows up and makes trouble for her and her family on the South Dakota prairie in the 1860s.

Only twelve-year-old Colleen knows that her baby sister died just after she was born and that Colleen put another baby in her place, until the baby's father shows up and makes trouble for her and her family on the South Dakota prairie in the 1860s.

Champlain by Christopher Moore https://www.amazon.ca/dp/0887766579/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_BS-LybTGX336P

Champlain by Christopher Moore https://www.amazon.ca/dp/0887766579/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_BS-LybTGX336P

Nocturne, written and illustrated by Isol. Twelve glow-in-the-dark pictures present possible inspirations for a night in which the hidden world becomes visible. Just choose a dream from among the pictures and descriptions in the book, and then turn off the light to see a surprising glow-in-the-dark image.

Nocturne

Nocturne, written and illustrated by Isol. Twelve glow-in-the-dark pictures present possible inspirations for a night in which the hidden world becomes visible. Just choose a dream from among the pictures and descriptions in the book, and then turn off the light to see a surprising glow-in-the-dark image.

The Red Sash by Jean E. Pendziwol http://www.amazon.com/dp/088899589X/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_ax-Avb0D7DRX8

The Red Sash by Jean E. Pendziwol http://www.amazon.com/dp/088899589X/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_ax-Avb0D7DRX8

The changing city / Jorg Muller : Accurate portrait of urban decay and change, through lack of planning.

The changing city / Jorg Muller : Accurate portrait of urban decay and change, through lack of planning.