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Product Description: It's all going wrong. Keri's Gran is dead, her Dad's working far away. Keri and her mum are fighting. Keri wants to reach back into the family's past; she wants to do something brave and heroic. When she and her brother find a whale washed up on the beach, that seems to be her chance...read more

Paperback:

9780987800435 | Gardners Books, June 1, 2012, cover price $16.90 | About this edition: It's all going wrong.
9780888992406 | Douglas & McIntyre Ltd, April 1, 1996, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: It's all going wrong.

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Product Description: In these three imaginative stories, Jan Andrews introduces us to Quebec’s traditional folktale hero, Ti-Jean. He’s an endearing character who is both wise and foolish, and though he does find himself in hard situations (often of his own making), in the end, he somehow manages to do what needs to be done...read more
By Jan Andrews and Dusan Petricic (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780888999528 | Groundwood Books, April 1, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In these three imaginative stories, Jan Andrews introduces us to Quebec’s traditional folktale hero, Ti-Jean.

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Drawn from folk stories around the world, this collection, filled with humor and action, teaches readers not to take themselves too seriously and includes such tales as 'Jane Saves the Day,' which illustrates the power of the underdog.
By Jan Andrews and Francis Blake (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780887768118 | Tundra Books, October 7, 2007, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Drawn from folk stories from around the world, teaches readers not to take themselves too seriously and includes such tales as 'Jane Saves the Day,' which illustrates the power of the underdog.

Todd and his grandfather prepare for the sale of the farm and its contents by telling stories about life there and making scarecrows
By Jan Andrews and Karen Reczuch (illustrator)

School and Library:

9780027055351 | Atheneum, March 1, 1991, cover price $13.95 | also contains Nutritional Care of the Terminally Ill, The Auction | About this edition: Todd and his grandfather prepare for the sale of the farm and its contents by telling stories about life there and making scarecrows

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On each successive day of summer, a youngster finds an increasing number of animals and other natural wonders in the surrounding world and leaves behind a remembrance of the day's discovery. Reprint.
By Jan Andrews and Susan Rennick Jolliffe (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781551433653 | Orca Book Pub, April 30, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: On each successive day of summer, a youngster finds an increasing number of animals and other natural wonders in the surrounding world and leaves behind a remembrance of the day's discovery.

Paperback:

9781551437354 | Reprint edition (Orca Book Pub, March 1, 2007), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: On each successive day of summer, a youngster finds an increasing number of animals and other natural wonders in the surrounding world and leaves behind a remembrance of the day's discovery.

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Going alone for her first time to search for mussels under a thick shelf of ice near her Inuit village in Canada, young Eva is successful in her hunt, but when her candle goes out and she must scramble to find her way out before the tide returns, Eva tells her mother that she wants a partner the next time. An ALA Notable Children's Book. Reissue.

Hardcover:

9780888990433 | Reissue edition (Groundwood Books, January 1, 2003), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: When the tide recedes, a young Eskimo girl living in northern Canada journeys alone for the first time under the ice, walking on the seabed floor to gather mussels.

Paperback:

9780689819605 | Reprint edition (Aladdin Paperbacks, February 1, 1998), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: When the tide recedes, a young Eskimo girl living in northern Canada, journeys alone for the first time under the ice, walking on the seabed floor to gather mussels

Prebinding:

9780613061148 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.30 | About this edition: When the tide recedes, a young Eskimo girl living in northern Canada, journeys alone for the first time under the ice, walking on the seabed floor to gather mussels

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Filled with spectacular illustrations, a modern retelling of classic folktales includes Pinkoya's Child, which was originally from Chile, now set on the coast of North America, and the Russian tale entitled Little Daughter of the Snow, now set on the prairie. (view table of contents)
By Jan Andrews and Simon Ng (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780888994028 | Groundwood Books, April 1, 2001, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Offers a collection of tales from around the world, including 'The Pincoya's Child' from Chile and 'Little Daughter of the Snow' from Russia, reset in Canada to reflect the wide variety of immigrant traditions in that country.

Although this year's potato crop has hope, Ephraim's father must turn to logging to make ends meet and when he returns months later, he finds that the potatoes have rotted, in a depiction of a farm family's struggle to survive the Great Depression.

Hardcover:

9780888994059 | Groundwood Books, October 1, 2000, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Set during the Great Deression, Ephrem's father, a potato grower, must turn to logging to make ends meet and when he returns months later, he finds that the potatoes have rotted.

When Danya, Rachel, and Sean discover that their busy divorced mother has turned into a pumpkin, they decide to manage on their own until she turns into herself again, but continue to make the pumpkin the center of their home life
By Jan Andrews and Kim Lafave (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780888991126 | Firefly Books Ltd, June 1, 1991, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: When Danya, Rachel, and Sean discover that their busy divorced mother has turned into a pumpkin, they decide to manage on their own until she turns into herself again, but continue to make the pumpkin the center of their home life

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When the tide recedes, a young Eskimo girl living in northern Canada, journeys alone for the first time under the ice, walking on the seabed floor to gather mussels.

Hardcover:

9780689503887 | Margaret K McElderry, March 1, 1986, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: People in Eva's small Inuit village gather mussels in the winter by descending through a hole cut in the ice when the tide is out, and now it is Eva's first turn at performing this eerie task alone

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