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You're mean, Lily Jean —Wishinsky, Frieda, author.

Carly has always enjoyed playing with her sister Sandy, but when Lily Jean moves in next door and makes Carly be the baby, the cow, the dog, or other unexciting things, Carly comes up with a plan to teach Lily Jean how t...

Alfie, no! —Wishinsky, Frieda, author.

Alfie tries to stay clean but he is forever making a mess. The story and art lead us to think a boy is talking about his dog who keeps stirring up trouble, but the little twist at the end nicely engages readers while hig...

Shipwreck! —Wishinsky, Frieda, author.

At 1:55 AM on the morning of May 29, 1914, two young friends, Grace and Albert stand on the deck of the Empress of Ireland, a ship sailing from Canada to Liverpool, England. But excitement soon turns to terror, as the fr...

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...

Avalanche! —Wishinsky, Frieda, author.

Eleven-year-old Alex Mason has just moved from Toronto to Glory, British Columbia, and he's having a tough time. Friendless, he is teased by his classmate Owen for being from "out East", and for his lack of skill on the ...

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.

How Emily saved the bridge : the story of Emily Warren Roebling and the building of the Brooklyn Bridge —Wishinsky, Frieda, author.

In 1869, construction began on the first steel-wire suspension bridge in the world. The massive bridge would link Brooklyn and Manhattan. Everyone was captivated by its progress. But when chief engineer Washington Roebli...

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...

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