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The Goldfish Boy

Thompson, Lisa (Author)
Scholastic 2017. 316 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Community, family life, first-person narration, friendship, kidnapping, loneliness, mental health, missing persons, mystery, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, social skills
 
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Singing Away the Dark

Woodward, Caroline (Author)
Morstad, Julie (Illustrator)
Simply Read Books 2010. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Country life, fear, individuality, loneliness, nature, resilience, self-reliance, singing, stories in rhyme, winter
 
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Marguerite’s Christmas

Desjardins, India (Author)
Blanchet, Pascal (Illustrator)
Enchanted Lion Books 2015. 72 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Christmas, fear, illustrations (Art Deco style), loneliness, old age, routines
 
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Wonder

Palacio, R.J. (Author)
Penguin Random House 2012. 316 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Acceptance, courage, family life, friendship, identity, leaders, loneliness, multiple narrators, personal appearance, school life, self-esteem
 
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Oddrey

Whamond, Dave (Author/Illustrator)
Owlkids 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Acceptance, creativity, differences, individuality, loneliness, school plays
 
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Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla

Applegate, Katherine (Author)
Karas, G. Brian (Illustrator)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014. 40 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Animal rescue, animal rights, gorillas, loneliness, narrative non-fiction, zoos
 
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The Boy Who Loved Words

Schotter, Roni (Author)
Potter, Giselle (Illustrator)
Penguin Random House 2006. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Collecting, figurative language, individuality, journeys, loneliness, poetry, vocabulary, wordplay
 
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The Cat and the Wizard

Lee, Dennis (Author)
Johnson, Gillian (Illustrator)
HarperCollins 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Canada, cats, friendship, loneliness, rhymes, rhythm
 
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Bluebird

Staake, Bob (Author/Illustrator)
Penguin Random House 2013. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Bullying, friendship, grief, hope, loneliness, wordless book
 
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Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau

Beaty, Andrea (Author)
Roberts, David (Illustrator)
Abrams 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: City life, differences, generosity, hats, loneliness, stories in rhyme
 
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Ball

Sullivan, Mary (Author/Illustrator)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Dogs, feelings, loneliness, play, wordless book
 
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OCDaniel

King, Wesley (Author)
Simon & Schuster 2016. 296 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Differences, first romantic relationships, first-person narration, identity, loneliness, mental health, mystery, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, self-acceptance
 
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Larf

Spires, Ashley (Author/Illustrator)
Kids Can Press 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Friendship, humour, loneliness, mythological creatures, sasquatch
 
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The Cat With Seven Names

Johnston, Tony (Author)
Davenier, Christine (Illustrator)
Charlesbridge 2013. 36 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Cats, city life, community, friendship, illustrations (pencil), loneliness, neighbours, pets
 
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Word Nerd

Nielsen, Susin (Author)
Tundra Books 2010. 256 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Acceptance, bullying, coming of age, friendship, humour, identity, loneliness, mothers and sons, relationships, single-parent families, wordplay
 
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The Very Helpful Hedgehog

Wellesley, Rosie (Author/Illustrator)
Pavilion 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Donkeys, friendship, hedgehogs, helpfulness, loneliness, problem-solving
 
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My Name Is Yoon

Recorvits, Helen (Author)
Swiatkowska, Gabi (Illustrator)
Macmillan 2003. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Friendship, homesick, immigration, loneliness, multicultural heritage, names, new students, self-acceptance
 
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A Visitor for Bear

Becker, Bonny (Author)
Denton, Kady MacDonald (Illustrator)
Candlewick Press 2012. 56 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Bears, cooperation, friendship, loneliness, mice, persistence
 
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Little Beauty

Browne, Anthony (Author/Illustrator)
Candlewick Press 2010. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Cats, communication, friendship, gorillas, kindness, loneliness, sign language
 
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The Invisible Boy

Ludwig, Trudy (Author)
Barton, Patrice (Illustrator)
Penguin Random House 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Bullying, friendship, loneliness, new students, school life, self-esteem
 
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Yo! Yes?

Raschka, Christopher (Author/Illustrator)
Scholastic 1998. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Dialogue, differences, friendship, loneliness, punctuation
 
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Snutt the Ift: A Small but Significant Chapter in the Life of the Universe

Ward, Helen (Author/Illustrator)
Little Pickle Press 2013. 44 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Exploration, friendship, journeys, loneliness, nonsense words, universe
 
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Memoirs of a Goldfish

Scillian, Devin (Author)
Bowers, Tim (Illustrator)
Sleeping Bear Press 2010. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Diaries, first-person narration, fish, friendship, humour, loneliness, memoir, point of view, transformation
 
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The Old Woman Who Named Things

Rylant, Cynthia (Author)
Brown, Kathryn (Illustrator)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2000. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Companionship, friendship, loneliness, naming, old age, pets
 
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Claire’s Gift

Trottier, Maxine (Author)
Kupesic, Rajka (Illustrator)
Scholastic Canada 2002. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Aunts, families, homesick, loneliness, Nova Scotia, traditions
 
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Millions of Cats

Gág, Wanda (Author/Illustrator)
Penguin Random House 2006. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Cats, companionship, decisions, illustrations (monochrome), loneliness, vanity
 
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