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Product Description: From the author of The Indian in the Cupboard and The L-Shaped Room comes a fascinating story of a wartime childhood, heavily influenced by her own experience.In 1940 as war rages across Europe, ten-year-old Lindy waves goodbye to England and makes the long journey to Saskatoon, Canada, along with her mother and her cousin Cameron...read more

Paperback:

9780008132354 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, November 3, 2015, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: From the author of The Indian in the Cupboard and The L-Shaped Room comes a fascinating story of a wartime childhood, heavily influenced by her own experience.

Paperback:

9781927485729 | Pajama Pr, April 1, 2015, cover price $11.95

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Product Description: It’s 1943 when Robert Tourond sees a meteorite fall to earth and is convinced something supernatural has happened—in his comic books, all his heroes have meteorites in their story lines. He sees more proof of a cosmic connection when the story lines mirror what is happening to his brothers, who are fighting overseas...read more

Paperback:

9781550505825 | Coteau Books, May 1, 2014, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: It’s 1943 when Robert Tourond sees a meteorite fall to earth and is convinced something supernatural has happened—in his comic books, all his heroes have meteorites in their story lines.

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Product Description: “Remarkable . . . Requiem delicately probes the complex adjustments we make to live with our sorrows. . . . [A] perfectly modulated novel.”—The Washington PostAn extraordinary researcher and scholar of detail, Frances Itani—author of the best-selling novel Deafening—excels at weaving breathtaking fiction from true-life events...read more

Hardcover:

9780802120229 | Atlantic Monthly Pr, August 7, 2012, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: By the Commonwealth Writer’s Prize-winning author of Deafening comes a new historical novel that traces the lives of one Japanese-Canadian family during and after their internment in the 1940s.

Paperback:

9780802121233 | Grove Pr, August 6, 2013, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: “Remarkable .

CD/Spoken Word:

9781455895465 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, August 7, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Frances Itani, author of the internationally bestselling novel Deafening and an extraordinary researcher and scholar of detail, excels at weaving breathtaking fiction from true-life events.
9781455895489 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, August 7, 2012), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Frances Itani, author of the internationally bestselling novel Deafening and an extraordinary researcher and scholar of detail, excels at weaving breathtaking fiction from true-life events.

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By Brian Nishii (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781455898107 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, August 6, 2013), cover price $14.99
9781455895519 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, August 6, 2013), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: Frances Itani, author of the internationally bestselling novel Deafening and an extraordinary researcher and scholar of detail, excels at weaving breathtaking fiction from true-life events. In her new novel, she traces the lives, loves, and secrets in one Japanese-Canadian family caught in the larger arc of history during the 1940s...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781455895496 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, August 7, 2012), cover price $59.97 | About this edition: Frances Itani, author of the internationally bestselling novel Deafening and an extraordinary researcher and scholar of detail, excels at weaving breathtaking fiction from true-life events.
9781455895502 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, August 7, 2012), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: Frances Itani, author of the internationally bestselling novel Deafening and an extraordinary researcher and scholar of detail, excels at weaving breathtaking fiction from true-life events.

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Product Description: Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country’s finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books—The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L—in this erotically charged and morally complex story...read more

Paperback:

9780547521824 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, May 3, 2011), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country’s finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books—The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L—in this erotically charged and morally complex story.

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Product Description: Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country's finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books -- The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L -- in this erotically charged and morally complex story...read more

Hardcover:

9780618735433 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, July 6, 2010), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country's finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books -- The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L -- in this erotically charged and morally complex story.

Miscellaneous:

9780547487090 | Houghton Mifflin, July 6, 2010, cover price $25.00

Library:

9781602858978 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, November 1, 2010), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country's finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books -- The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L -- in this erotically charged and morally complex story.

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Product Description: On Oprah's Summer Reading List for 2010 Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country's finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books -- The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L -- in this erotically charged and morally complex story set during WWII...read more
By Howard Norman and Bronson Pinchot (narrator)

CD/Spoken Word:

9781441765512 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 6, 2010), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country's finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books -- The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L -- in this erotically charged and morally complex story.
9781441765499 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 6, 2010), cover price $76.00 | About this edition: On Oprah's Summer Reading List for 2010 Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country's finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books -- The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L -- in this erotically charged and morally complex story set during WWII.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781441765482 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 6, 2010), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: On Oprah's Summer Reading List for 2010 Howard Norman, widely regarded as one of this country's finest novelists, returns to the mesmerizing fictional terrain of his major books -- The Bird Artist, The Museum Guard, and The Haunting of L -- in this erotically charged and morally complex story set during WWII.

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Product Description: This time Matt and Emily board a ship heading for Halifax at the beginning of World War II. There they meet Brits Kate and her little brother, John, sent to Canada to escape the blitz. As they are about to dock, a desperate Kate can’t find John anywhere, and she promised her parents she’d take care of her little brother! Emily and Matt help Kate search the ship for John, but where is he? Will they find him before the ship heads back to England? Far from Home deftly blends memorable characters, an edge-of-your-seat adventure, and vibrant artwork...read more
By Leanne Franson (illustrator) and Frieda Wishinsky

Hardcover:

9781897349427 | Owlkids, April 1, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This time Matt and Emily board a ship heading for Halifax at the beginning of World War II.

Paperback:

9781897349434 | Owlkids, April 1, 2009, cover price $7.95

Norah, an English girl staying in Canada during World War II, spends August at the country home of the family with which she lives, where she confronts the physical and emotional changes of being a teenager, and meets Andrew, an older cousin who isn't sure whether he wants to fight in the war.Norah, an English girl staying in Canada during World War II, spends August at the country home of the family with which she lives, where she confronts the physical and emotional changes of being a teenager, and meets Andrew, an older cousin who isn't sure whether he wants to fight in the war

Hardcover:

9780670840977 | Viking Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Norah, an English girl staying in Canada during World War II, spends August at the country home of the family with which she lives, where she confronts the physical and emotional changes of being a teenager, and meets Andrew, an older cousin who isn't sure whether he wants to fight in the war.

Paperback:

9780143056355 | Puffin, September 2, 2008, cover price $7.99
9780140348521 | Puffin, January 1, 1996, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Norah, an English girl staying in Canada during World War II, spends August at the country home of the family with which she lives, where she confronts the physical and emotional changes of being a teenager, and meets Andrew, an older cousin who isn't sure whether he wants to fight in the war.
9780140380583 | Reprint edition (Puffin, January 1, 1996), cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Norah, an English girl staying in Canada during World War II, spends August at the country home of the family with which she lives, where she confronts the physical and emotional changes of being a teenager, and meets Andrew, an older cousin who isn't sure whether he wants to fight in the war.

Reinforced:

9780606085625 | Demco Media, January 1, 1996, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Norah, an English girl staying in Canada during World War II, spends August at the country home of the family with which she lives, where she confronts the physical and emotional changes of being a teenager, and meets Andrew, an older cousin who isn't sure whether he wants to fight in the war.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Hardcover:

9780888995889 | Groundwood Books, April 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Young Martin O'Boy describes life in Ottawa as World War II ends while telling of his dealings with the less than perfect adults around him, especially Mr.

Paperback:

9780888996541 | Groundwood Books, March 30, 2005, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Young Martin O'Boy describes life in Ottawa as World War II ends while telling of his dealings with the less than perfect adults around him, especially Mr.
9780888995902 | Douglas & McIntyre Ltd, September 1, 2003, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Reinforced:

9780606337380 | Demco Media, March 30, 2005, cover price $15.60

Prebinding:

9781435273542 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 9, 2008), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9781417742905 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2005, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Young Martin O'Boy describes life in Ottawa as World War II ends while telling of his dealings with the less than perfect adults around him, especially Mr.

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Product Description: It is 1939. England has declared war on Germany, and Canada will march beside her. Soon the lives of five young friends living in rugged, pristine Cape Breton will be changed forever. Fiddler Benny Doucet, prospective med student Calum MacPherson, and fisherman Hector MacDonald all decide to enlist...read more

Hardcover:

9781552639153 | 1 edition (Key Porter Books, September 28, 2007), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: It is 1939.

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Product Description: What It Takes to Be Human, the haunting new novel by Orange Prize–shortlisted author Marilyn Bowering, considers the life of Sandy Grey, an idealistic young air cadet who wants nothing more than to enlist in the Second World War...read more

Paperback:

9780143053873 | Penguin Global, January 9, 2008, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: What It Takes to Be Human, the haunting new novel by Orange Prize–shortlisted author Marilyn Bowering, considers the life of Sandy Grey, an idealistic young air cadet who wants nothing more than to enlist in the Second World War.
9781904559269 | Maia Pr Ltd, December 31, 2007, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1940s Canada, Sandy Grey is incarcerated as criminally insane for violently opposing his preacher father.

A collection of true-life tales about extraordinary canines--culled from submissions by readers of the syndicated 'Wild Things' syndicated pet column--includes stories from celebrities such as Betty White, Cleveland Amory, and Paul McCartney, as well as average readers. Reprint.

Paperback:

9780007589432 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, November 3, 2015, cover price $8.99
9780553581041, titled "Our Best Friends: Wagging Tales to Warm the Heart" | Bantam Books, August 1, 1999, cover price $6.50 | also contains Our Best Friends: Wagging Tales to Warm the Heart | About this edition: A collection of true-life tales about extraordinary canines--culled from submissions by readers of the syndicated 'Wild Things' syndicated pet column--includes stories from celebrities such as Betty White, Cleveland Amory, and Paul McCartney, as well as average readers.

Drawn from the author's memories of being a teenager in World War II, a novel of the life of a seventeen-year-old girl named Beryl tells of daily life in 1943 Toronto and the lonely world of the home front as the girls are left behind to do their part inthe war effort and wait for the boy's return.Drawn from the author's memories of being a teenager in World War II, a novel of the life of a seventeen-year-old girl named Beryl tells of daily life in 1943 Toronto and the lonely world of the home front as the girls are left behind to do their part inthe war effort and wait for the boy's return.

Prebinding:

9781417685523 | Turtleback Books, May 1, 2005, cover price $20.85 | About this edition: Drawn from the author's memories of being a teenager in World War II, a novel of the life of a seventeen-year-old girl named Beryl tells of daily life in 1943 Toronto and the lonely world of the home front as the girls are left behind to do their part inthe war effort and wait for the boy's return.

Drawn from the author's memories of being a teenager in World War II, a novel of the life of a seventeen-year-old girl named Beryl tells of daily life in 1943 Toronto and the lonely world of the home front as the girls are left behind to do their part inthe war effort and wait for the boy's return.Drawn from the author's memories of being a teenager in World War II, a novel of the life of a seventeen-year-old girl named Beryl tells of daily life in 1943 Toronto and the lonely world of the home front as the girls are left behind to do their part inthe war effort and wait for the boy's return.

Paperback:

9781550419276 | Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd, April 30, 2005, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Drawn from the author's memories of being a teenager in World War II, a novel of the life of a seventeen-year-old girl named Beryl tells of daily life in 1943 Toronto and the lonely world of the home front as the girls are left behind to do their part inthe war effort and wait for the boy's return.

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When Rina and Shannon cannot resolve their differences, Rina's grandmother tells them a tale of lost friendship from her own childhood, a story set in Paldi during World War II when Japanese Canadians were interned.

Paperback:

9781551432304 | Orca Book Pub, February 1, 2003, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: When Rina and Shannon cannot resolve their differences, Rina's grandmother tells them a tale of lost friendship from her own childhood, a story set in Paldi during World War II when Japanese Canadians were interned.

Prebinding:

9780613900720, titled "Reunion" | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2002, cover price $14.80 | About this edition: When Rina and Shannon cannot resolve their differences, Rina's grandmother tells them a tale of lost friendship from her own childhood, a story set in Paldi during World War II when Japanese Canadians were interned.

Book by Janet Elizabeth McNaughton

Paperback:

9780773674493 | Stoddart Kids, December 1, 1996, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Book by Janet Elizabeth McNaughton

Reinforced:

9780606221962 | Demco Media, February 1, 2002, cover price $12.37

Prebinding:

9780613437400 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 1997, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: This powerful, passionate, and highly acclaimed novel tells, through the eyes of a child, the moving story of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War. Naomi is a sheltered and beloved 5-year-old when Pearl Harbor changes her life...read more

Paperback:

9780385468862 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, January 1, 1994), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The narrator learns about the experiences of her grandmother, Obasan, who was among those Japanese Canadians relocated to internment camps at the beginning of World War II
9780879234911 | Reprint edition (David R Godine Pub, April 1, 1984), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A fictional account of the author's experiences as the daughter of Japanese immigrants, protected by her aunt, Obasan, against extreme prejudices, while growing up in Canada during World War II

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780864923042 | Abridged edition (Btc Audio Books, April 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This powerful, passionate, and highly acclaimed novel tells, through the eyes of a child, the moving story of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War.

Prebinding:

9780785745761 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $25.75 | About this edition: The narrator learns about the experiences of her grandmother, Obasan, who was among those Japanese Canadians relocated to internment camps at the beginning of World War II

Product Description: When Canada went to war with Japan following the bombing of Pearl Harbour, Canadians of Japanese descent were declared "Enemy Aliens." Without recourse of any kind, they were forced to leave their homes along with the British Columbia coast, their possessions were sold, and their rights as citizens denied...read more

Hardcover:

9781551431826 | Orca Book Pub, September 1, 2000, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Tadashi Fukushima and his Japanese Canadian family are evacuated from their village near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and held in an internment camp where he struggles to balance being Japanese enough and Canadian enough to get along with everyone.

Paperback:

9781551431390 | Orca Book Pub, March 1, 2001, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Tadashi Fukushima and his Japanese Canadian family are evacuated from their village near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and held in an internment camp where he struggles to balance being Japanese enough and Canadian enough to get along with everyone.

Miscellaneous:

9781554694495 | Orca Book Pub, January 1, 2001, cover price $2.99

Reinforced:

9780606250658 | Demco Media, April 1, 2002, cover price $16.75 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Tadashi Fukushima and his Japanese Canadian family are evacuated from their village near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and held in an internment camp where he struggles to balance being Japanese enough and Canadian enough to get along with everyone.

Prebinding:

9781439543085 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: When Canada went to war with Japan following the bombing of Pearl Harbour, Canadians of Japanese descent were declared "Enemy Aliens.
9780613864152 | Turtleback Books, January 1, 2001, cover price $22.05 | About this edition: Fourteen-year-old Tadashi Fukushima and his Japanese Canadian family are evacuated from their village near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, and held in an internment camp where he struggles to balance being Japanese enough and Canadian enough to get along with everyone.

During World War II near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Jed comes to better understand and take pride in his British and native Tsimshian ancestry through caring for an injured eagle at a military fort and losing his Japanese Canadian best friend to aninternment camp.Having moved to his mother's childhood home while his father fights oversees, Jed works on a naval base and cares for an injured eagle until his loyalties are tested by his country's internment of his best friend's family

Hardcover:

9781551431185 | Orca Book Pub, October 1, 1998, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Having moved to his mother's childhood home while his father fights oversees, Jed works on a naval base and cares for an injured eagle until his loyalties are tested by his country's internment of his best friend's family

Paperback:

9781551430997 | Orca Book Pub, October 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: During World War II near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Jed comes to better understand and take pride in his British and native Tsimshian ancestry through caring for an injured eagle at a military fort and losing his Japanese Canadian best friend to aninternment camp.

Miscellaneous:

9781554695560 | Orca Book Pub, January 1, 1998, cover price $10.95

Reinforced:

9780606167420 | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $16.75 | About this edition: During World War II near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Jed comes to better understand and take pride in his British and native Tsimshian ancestry through caring for an injured eagle at a military fort and losing his Japanese Canadian best friend to aninternment camp.

Prebinding:

9780613282482 | Turtleback Books, September 1, 1998, cover price $16.40 | About this edition: Having moved to his mother's childhood home while his father fights oversees, Jed works on a naval base and cares for an injured eagle until his loyalties are tested by his country's internment of his best friend's family
9780613456944 | Turtleback Books, August 1, 1998, cover price $18.45 | About this edition: During World War II near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Jed comes to better understand and take pride in his British and native Tsimshian ancestry through caring for an injured eagle at a military fort and losing his Japanese Canadian best friend to aninternment camp.

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For Sally and her brother Jim, life in Montreal during World War II means fewer books and an odd food shortage, but when the children are asked to bring something from home, something 'just like new,' to send to children in England, the war becomes more real for Sally.
By Ainslie Manson and Karen Reczuch (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780888992284 | Groundwood Books, September 1, 1996, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Sally knows about 'sharing and making do' during World War II in Canada, but wartime sacrifice doesn't seem real until she decides to send her favorite doll as a Christmas gift to a child in bombed-out England

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Tells the story of Japanese Canadians who try to get the Canadian goverment to return the property that was confiscated when they were sent to internment camps at the beginning of World War II

Paperback:

9780385468855 | Anchor Books, December 1, 1993, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: Tells the story of Japanese Canadians who try to get the Canadian goverment to return the property that was confiscated when they were sent to internment camps at the beginning of World War II

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While Fort York is in the midst of its most complete wartime blackout of 1943, reports of eerie lights, dead animals, corpses, and evidence of a witch coven arouse the concern of Inspector Tretheway

Hardcover:

9780897333801 | Chicago Review Pr, September 1, 1992, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: While Fort York is in the midst of its most complete wartime blackout of 1943, reports of eerie lights, dead animals, corpses, and evidence of a witch coven arouse the concern of Inspector Tretheway

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