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Meet Viola Desmond —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"Meet Viola Desmond, community leader and early civil rights trailblazer! On the night of November 8th 1946, Nova Scotia businesswoman Viola Desmond stood up for her right to be in the "unofficial" whites-only section of...

Meet Terry Fox —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

The latest title in the 'Scholastic Canada Biography' series showcases Terry Fox's remarkable story, just in time to mark the 40th anniversary of the Marathon of Hope! Written by award-winning author Elizabeth MacLeod, t...

Canadian women now + then : more than 100 stories of fearless trailblazers —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

This unique look at Canadian history is engagingly written with a storyteller's touch, making this a book that will be read for both research and pleasure. Organized by profession, it includes women in science, the arts,...

Bunny the brave war horse : based on a true story —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

Award-winning nonfiction author Elizabeth MacLeod brings a slice of World War I history to life in this poignant picture book about a police horse named Bunny and his riders, brothers Bud and Thomas Dundas, sent to the E...

Meet Tom Longboat —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"On April 19, 1907, a hundred thousand people lined up to watch the eighth running of the Boston Marathon. At the start of the race, more than one hundred runners surged forward, and at the end, Tom Longboat won it in an...

Meet Elsie MacGill —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"This new picture book biography series features simple text and full-colour, comic-flavoured illustration with speech balloons that bring the story alive. Historical photos and timeline support the narrative."-- Provide...

Meet Willie O'Ree —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"The Scholastic Canada Biography series aims to introduce young readers to remarkable Canadians whose lives and contributions have shaped our country and led the way for others to follow in their footsteps. Meet Willie O...

Top dogs : true stories of canines that made history —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"True stories about dogs whose actions influenced the course of history, including the first seeing-eye dog, search and rescue dogs, and military dogs."-- Provided by publisher.

Meet Thérèse Casgrain —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"Meet Thérèse Casgrain, who battled for equality and social justice, and was the first woman to lead a political party in Canada! From 1916 to 1925, women across Canada were winning the right to vote, province by provi...

Colossal Canada : 100 epic facts and feats —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"Get ready to celebrate your country and wow your family and friends with your colossal knowledge of all things Canada"--Page [4] of cover.

Super cats : true stories of felines that made history —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"This book outlines how playful, cuddly, helpful, and smart cats have been throughout history as icons of worship, skilled hunters, comforters to the sick, faithful companions, and detectors of diseases in humans. The au...

How to become an accidental genius. —MacLeod, Elizabeth

"This nonfiction book for middle readers is full of inspiring tales of inventors and innovators who have accidentally changed the world. The book also features profiles of inventive kids and teenagers."-- Provided by pub...

How to become an accidental activist —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

"This nonfiction book for middle-grade readers is full of stories about inspiring activists who have accidentally changed the world. The activists profiled are a variety of ages and come from around the world." -- Provid...

Canada : à chaque année, son histoire —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

Le 1er juillet 2017, le Canada célèbrera le 150e anniversaire de la Confédération. De l'entrée en vigueur de la Loi constitutionnelle de 1867 jusqu'au mouvement Idle No More (Jamais plus l'inaction), l'album documen...

Canada year by year —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
Sound Recording
2017
Availability: 1 of 2

A unique look at Canadian history. Captures milestones and many more in ten chapters filled with biographies, quotes and trivia. It's the story of the people, places and events that have shaped the country--one year at a...

Galloping through history : amazing true horse stories —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.

From the time people first rode horses more than 5,000 years ago, these amazing creatures have changed the way humans live, travel, fight, work, and play. In her captivating storytelling style, Elizabeth MacLeod brings t...

Harry Houdini a magical life —MacLeod, Elizabeth, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2009
Availability: 1 of 1

Harry Houdini is still the world's most famous magician, thanks to his inventive tricks, death-defying stunts and incredible talent for publicity. He claimed he could escape from anything! The immigrant son of a rabbi, H...

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