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Keyword: children’s rights

Keeper of the Light

Barkhouse, Janet (Author)
Cilia, Thérèse (Illustrator)
Formac 2016. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Boats, Canadian history, child labour, children’s rights, determination, female protagonist, independence, lighthouses, navigation, overcoming adversity, responsibility
 
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The Breadwinner

Ellis, Deborah (Author)
Groundwood Books 2001. 174 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Afghanistan, children’s rights, discrimination, education, female protagonist, gender roles, justice, oppression, perseverance, political regimes, religions, responsibility, social justice, survival, war
 
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Fight to Learn: The Struggle to Go to School

Scandiffio, Laura (Author)
Annick Press 2016. 168 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Activism, child labour, child soldiers, children’s rights, discrimination, education, gangs, global awareness, illustrations (photographs), Indigenous peoples, poverty
 
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Peace

Halperin, Wendy Anderson (Author/Illustrator)
Simon & Schuster 2013. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Children’s rights, harmony, making peace, non-traditional text layout, peace
 
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We Are All Born Free: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Pictures

Amnesty International (Author)
Sís, Peter (Illustrator)
Quarto 2008. 64 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children’s rights, concepts, freedom, human rights, multiple illustrators
 
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Nasreen’s Secret School: A True Story From Afghanistan

Winter, Jeanette (Author/Illustrator)
Simon & Schuster 2009. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Afghanistan, children’s rights, education, oppression, war, women’s rights
 
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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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The Green Bicycle

Al Mansour, Haifaa (Author)
Penguin Random House 2015. 348 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Assertiveness, bicycles, children’s rights, cultures, determination, perseverance, Saudi Arabia, women’s rights
 
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Children Growing Up With War

Matthews, Jenny (Author)
Candlewick Press 2014. 48 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Around the world, children and war, children’s rights, conflicts, diversity, everyday life, global awareness, human rights, illustrations (photographs), refugees, war
 
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Migrant

Trottier, Maxine (Author)
Arsenault, Isabelle (Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2011. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Agriculture, Canadian history, children’s rights, community, family life, figurative language, illustrations (collage), migration, work
 
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The Paint Box

Trottier, Maxine (Author)
East, Stella (Illustrator)
Fitzhenry & Whiteside 2004. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Art, artists, children’s rights, compassion, Italy, slavery, women’s rights
 
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The Story of Ruby Bridges

Coles, Robert (Author)
Ford, George (Illustrator)
Scholastic 2010. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Black history, children’s rights, civil rights, forgiveness, racism, Ruby Bridges, school life
 
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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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Miss Moore Thought Otherwise: How Anne Carroll Moore Created Libraries for Children

Pinborough, Jan (Author)
Atwell, Debby (Illustrator)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Anne Carroll Moore, children’s rights, librarians, libraries, literacy, women
 
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Ryan and Jimmy

Shoveller, Herb (Author)
Kids Can Press 2008. 56 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Africa, children’s rights, community, friendship, humanitarianism, illustrations (photographs), making a difference, overcoming adversity, water
 
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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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Malala, a Brave Girl From Pakistan; Iqbal, a Brave Boy From Pakistan

Winter, Jeanette (Author/Illustrator)
Simon & Schuster 2014. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Child labour, children’s rights, courage, Iqbal Masih, Malala Yousafzai, Pakistan, slavery
 
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One Peace: True Stories of Young Activists

Wilson, Janet (Author/Illustrator)
Orca 2008. 48 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Activism, around the world, children and war, children’s rights, making peace, peace, social justice
 
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When I Was Eight

Jordan-Fenton, Christy (Author)
Pokiak-Fenton, Margaret (Author)
Grimard, Gabrielle (Illustrator)
Annick Press 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Abuse, children’s rights, courage, determination, Inuit, learning to read, residential schools
 
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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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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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I Dreamt...: A Book About Hope

Olmos, Gabriela (Author)
Groundwood Books 2013. 34 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Children and war, children’s rights, hope, imagination, multiple illustrators, poetic language, resilience
 
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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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The Girl From the Tar Paper School: Barbara Rose Johns and the Advent of the Civil Rights Movement

Kanefield, Teri (Author)
Abrams 2014. 56 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Barbara Rose Johns, Black history, children’s rights, civil rights, peaceful protests, school life, segregation
 
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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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I Have the Right to Be a Child

Serres, Alain (Author)
Fronty, Aurélia (Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2012. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Children’s rights, human rights, illustrations (acrylic), peace, United Nations
 
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