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Where Will I Live?

McCarney, Rosemary (Author)
Second Story Press 2017. 24 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, family life, homes, hope, illustrations (photographs), journeys, refugee camps, refugees, resilience, war
 
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Sit

Ellis, Deborah (Author)
Groundwood Books 2017. 144 pages
Book type: Anthology

Keywords: Children, children’s rights, colonialism, human rights, justice, oppression, politics, resilience, short stories, social justice, war
 
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The Dreaded Ogress of the Tundra

Christopher, Neil (Author)
MacDougall, Larry (Illustrator)
Inhabit Media 2015. 54 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Children, fear, Inuit, legends, magic, ogres, oral history, resourcefulness, scary stories
 
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Short Stories for Little Monsters

Gay, Marie-Louise (Author/Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2017. 42 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Children, comic strips, creativity, humour, imagination, short stories, speech bubbles
 
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Stormy Seas: Stories of Young Boat Refugees

Leatherdale, Mary Beth (Author)
Shakespeare, Eleanor (Illustrator)
Annick Press 2017. 64 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Boat people, children, economic disparity, identity, interviews, migration, multigenre, multimodal, persecution, perseverance, personal history, pirates, refugees, rescue, survival, war
 
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The Great Big Book of Feelings

Hoffman, Mary (Author)
Asquith, Ros (Illustrator)
Quarto 2013. 36 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Children, emotions, everyday life, family life, feelings, friendship
 
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Residential Schools

Florence, Melanie (Author)
Lorimer 2016. 128 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Assimilation, Canadian history, child labour, children, cultures, discrimination, family life, healing, illustrations (photographs), Indigenous peoples, primary documents, residential schools, Truth and Reconciliation Commission
 
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Food and Faith

Reuben, Susan (Author)
Pelham, Sophie (Author/Illustrator)
Quarto 2012. 46 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Celebrations, children, customs, food, holidays, illustrations (photographs), religions
 
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A Life Like Mine: How Children Live Around the World

UNICEF (Group)
DK 2006. 128 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, children’s rights, community, everyday life, illustrations (photographs)
 
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Home

Petty, Kate (Author)
Quarto 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, family life, homes, illustrations (photographs)
 
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School Days Around the World

Ruurs, Margriet (Author)
Feagan, Alice (Illustrator)
Kids Can Press 2015. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, differences, education, school life, schools
 
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The Way to School

McCarney, Rosemary (Author)
Second Story Press 2015. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, diversity, global awareness, illustrations (photographs), school life, transportation
 
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Peach Girl

Nakamura, Raymond (Author)
Bender, Rebecca (Illustrator)
Pajama Press 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Children, courage, folktales, friendship, Japan, ogres
 
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On a Canadian Day: Nine Story Voyages Through History

Arato, Rona (Author)
Ferguson, Peter (Illustrator)
Owlkids 2009. 96 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Canadian history, children, immigration, multiple stories, narrative non-fiction
 
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Children Just Like Me

Kindersley, Barnabas (Author)
Kindersley, Anabel (Author)
DK 1995. 80 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, diversity, everyday life, families, illustrations (photographs), multiculturalism
 
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Beatrice’s Goat

McBrier, Page (Author)
Lohstoeter, Lori (Illustrator)
Simon & Schuster 2004. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Children, children’s rights, education, humanitarianism, poverty, Uganda
 
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Hair

Petty, Kate (Author)
Quarto 2007. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, diversity, everyday life, hair, illustrations (photographs), personal appearance
 
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What We Wear: Dressing Up Around the World

Ajmera, Maya (Author)
Pon, Cynthia (Author)
Derstine, Elise Hofer (Author)
Charlesbridge 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, clothing, diversity, illustrations (photographs), multiculturalism, play
 
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Families Around the World

Ruurs, Margriet (Author)
Gordon, Jessica Rae (Illustrator)
Kids Can Press 2014. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, differences, diversity, families, family life
 
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Pay It Forward Kids: Small Acts, Big Changes

Runstedler, Nancy (Author)
Fitzhenry & Whiteside 2013. 64 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Activism, around the world, children, children’s rights, empathy, social change, social justice
 
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Real Stories From Street Children Across the World

Robinson, Anthony (Author)
Allan, June (Illustrator)
Quarto 2014. 36 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, first-person narration, homelessness, illustrations (photographs), poverty, resilience
 
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Every Day Is Malala Day

McCarney, Rosemary (Author)
Second Story Press 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Children, children’s rights, courage, education, illustrations (photographs), Malala Yousafzai, women’s rights
 
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I Am the World

Smith, Charles R. (Author/Illustrator)
Simon & Schuster 2013. 44 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Children, diversity, first-person narration, illustrations (photographs), multiculturalism, poetic language
 
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This Child, Every Child: A Book About the World’s Children

Smith, David J. (Author)
Armstrong, Shelagh (Illustrator)
Kids Can Press 2011. 36 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, children’s rights, equality, everyday life, global awareness, human rights
 
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Our Rights: How Kids Are Changing the World

Wilson, Janet (Author/Illustrator)
Second Story Press 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Activism, around the world, children, children’s rights, discrimination, human rights, justice, making a difference, United Nations
 
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I Like to Play

Konrad, Marla Stewart (Author)
Tundra Books 2010. 24 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, games, illustrations (photographs), play
 
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Playtime

Petty, Kate (Author)
Quarto 2007. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, games, illustrations (photographs), multiculturalism, play
 
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Play

Onyefulu, Ifeoma (Author)
Quarto 2013. 28 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, cultures, games, illustrations (photographs), one word per page, play
 
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Off to Class: Incredible and Unusual Schools Around the world

Hughes, Susan (Author)
Owlkids 2011. 64 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, comparisons, differences, global awareness, illustrations (photographs), school life, schools
 
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One World, One Day

Kerley, Barbara (Author)
National Geographic Society 2009. 48 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, diversity, everyday life, family life, illustrations (photographs), multiculturalism
 
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Healthy Kids

Ajmera, Maya (Author)
Dunning, Victoria (Author)
Pon, Cynthia (Author)
Charlesbridge 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, health, healthy eating, healthy living, illustrations (photographs), multiculturalism
 
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A School Like Mine: A Unique Celebration of Schools Around the World

Smith, Penny (Author)
Shalev, Zahavit (Author)
DK 2007. 80 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children, children’s rights, everyday life, illustrations (photographs), school life, schools
 
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