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Keyword: immigrants

Shu-Li and Tamara

Yee, Paul (Author)
Wang, Shaoli (Illustrator)
Tradewind Books 2008. 72 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Acceptance, British Columbia, cultures, friendship, illustrations (monochrome), immigrants, justice, new students, prejudice, self-esteem
 
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The Chinese Head Tax and Anti-Chinese Immigration Policies in the Twentieth Century

Chan, Arlene (Author)
Lorimer 2014. 96 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Canadian history, Canadian Pacific Railway, Chinese Canadians, Chinese labourers, discrimination, Exclusion Act, human rights, illustrations (photographs), immigrants, primary documents, racism, railroads, taxation, War Measures Act
 
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Divali Rose

Rahaman, Vashanti (Author)
Akib, Jamel (Illustrator)
Boyds Mills Press 2008. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Acceptance, Caribbean, Divali, family life, grandfathers, Hinduism, illustrations (pastels), immigrants, intergenerational relationships, traditions, Trinidad and Tobago
 
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Italian Canadian Internment in the Second World War

Hickman, Pamela (Author)
Cavalluzzo, Jean Smith (Author)
Lorimer 2012. 112 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Apologies, Canadian history, civil rights, discrimination, family life, fascism, illustrations (photographs), immigrants, internment, Italian Canadians, War Measures Act, World War II
 
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Marianthe’s Story: Painted Words and Spoken Memories

Aliki (Author/Illustrator)
HarperCollins 1998. 64 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Family life, immigrants, memories, moving (household), multiple stories, new students, school life
 
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My Two Blankets

Kobald, Irena (Author)
Blackwood, Freya (Illustrator)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Belonging, communication, first-person narration, friendship, immigrants, migration, multiculturalism, refugees
 
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Big Red Lollipop

Khan, Rukhsana (Author)
Blackall, Sophie (Illustrator)
Penguin Random House 2010. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Birthdays, family life, friendship, immigrants, multicultural heritage, sisters
 
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A Brush Full of Colour: The World of Ted Harrison

Ruurs, Margriet (Author)
Gibson, Katherine (Author)
Pajama Press 2015. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Artists, Canadian art, immigrants, painting, Ted Harrison, Yukon
 
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I Hate English!

Levine, Ellen (Author)
Björkman, Steve (Illustrator)
Scholastic 1995. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: English language, fear, immigrants, language learning, new students, overcoming adversity, school life
 
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In English, Of Course

Nobisso, Josephine (Author)
Ziborova, Dasha (Illustrator)
Gingerbread House 2003. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: English language, immigrants, immigration, language learning, school life, storytelling
 
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Island of Hope and Sorrow: The Story of Grosse Île

Renaud, Anne (Author)
Lobster Press 2007. 24 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Canadian history, epidemics, immigrants, immigration, quarantines, Québec
 
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Josepha: A Prairie Boy’s Story

McGugan, Jim (Author)
Kimber, Murray (Illustrator)
Fitzhenry & Whiteside 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Bullying, Canada, illustrations (oil paint), immigrants, poverty, school life
 
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