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Keyword: social change

Journey to Jo’burg: A South African Story

Naidoo, Beverly (Author)
Kopper, Lisa (Illustrator)
HarperCollins 2008. 122 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Apartheid, country life, equality, family life, historical fiction, poverty, prejudice, racism, social change, South Africa
 
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The One and Only Ivan

Applegate, Katherine (Author)
Castelao, Patricia (Illustrator)
HarperCollins 2015. 310 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Animal rescue, animal rights, captivity, empathy, friendship, gorillas, loneliness, social change, zoos
 
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The Crazy Man

Porter, Pamela (Author)
Groundwood Books 2006. 216 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: 1960s, acceptance, amputees, courage, empathy, farms, friendship, kindness, loneliness, loss, mental health, Saskatchewan, social change, tragedy
 
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From Anna

Little, Jean (Author)
Scholastic Canada 2012. 214 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Acceptance, community, disabilities, family life, historical fiction, identity, love, overcoming adversity, self-esteem, social change, World War II
 
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Jason’s Why

Goobie, Beth (Author)
Red Deer Press 2012. 80 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Abuse, dysfunctional families, family life, first-person narration, friendship, identity, kindness, love, mothers and sons, self-esteem, social change
 
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The Lowdown on Denim

Kyi, Tanya Lloyd (Author)
Hanmer, Clayton (Illustrator)
Annick Press 2011. 108 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: 20th century, clothing, fashion, illustrations (cartoon), jeans, social change
 
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The Stamp Collector

Lanthier, Jennifer (Author)
Thisdale, François (Illustrator)
Fitzhenry & Whiteside 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Communication, freedom, friendship, human rights, prisoners, social change, social justice
 
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Changing Cultural Landscapes: How Are People and Their Communities Affected by Migration and Settlement?

Cohen, Marina (Author)
Crabtree 2010. 48 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Community, cultures, emigration, identity, illustrations (photographs), immigration, migration, social change
 
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A Street Through Time

Noon, Steve (Illustrator)
DK 2012. 48 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: City life, Europe, history, seek-and-find book, social change, time lines
 
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Love Will See You Through: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Six Guiding Beliefs (As Told by His Niece)

Watkins, Angela Farris (Author)
Comport, Sally Wern (Illustrator)
Simon & Schuster 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Activism, African Americans, civil rights, inspiration, Martin Luther King Jr., social change
 
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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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Pushes & Pulls: Why Do People Migrate?

Walker, Robert (Author)
Crabtree 2010. 48 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Climate change, displacement, emigration, immigration, migration, social change, world economy
 
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