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Being Me

By Rosemary McCarney
Illustrated by Yvonne Cathcart
Categories: Children's Fiction
Series: Delight

Rosie is wearing her red cape, sitting up in her thinking tree wondering what she’ll be when she grows up. People are always asking her that question, but she doesn’t have an answer. She’s not old ...

Breadwinner, The

"All girls [should read] The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis." — Malala Yousafzai, New York Times

The first book in Deborah Ellis’s riveting Breadwinner series is an award-winning novel about loyalty, ...

Buddy and Earl

By Maureen Fergus
Illustrated by Carey Sookocheff
Categories: Children's Fiction
Series: Delight

Buddy does not know what is in the box that Meredith carries into the living room. But when the small, prickly creature says he is a pirate — and that Buddy is a pirate too — the two mismatched friends ...

Frostbite Hotel

By Karin Adams
Categories: Children's Fiction
Series: Delight

Kirby Katz has big dreams of making his fortune as an entrepreneur, just like his role model, hotel magnate William T. Williamson. But Kirby discovers that operating a "snow hotel" in the schoolyard comes ...

Look Out for the Fitzgerald-Trouts

By Esta Spalding
Illustrated by Sydney Smith
Categories: Children's Fiction
Series: Delight

Kim Fitzgerald-Trout took to driving with ease--as most children would if their parents would ever let them try. She had to. After all, she and her siblings live in a car.

Meet the Fitzgerald-Trouts, a ...

My Heart Fills with Happiness

By Monique Gray Smith
Illustrated by Julie Flett
Categories: Children's Fiction
Series: Delight

The sun on your face. The smell of warm bannock baking in the oven. Holding the hand of someone you love. What fills your heart with happiness? This beautiful board book, with illustrations from celebrated ...

See You Next Year

By Andrew Larsen
Illustrated by Todd Stewart
Categories: Children's Fiction
Series: Delight

Every summer, a girl’s family drives down the same roads, passes through the same towns, and spends a week at the same beachside motel. Year after year, everything is comfortingly predictable: the families ...

Stepping Stones

By Margriet Ruurs
By (artist) Nizar Ali Badr
Translated by Falah Raheem
Categories: Children's Fiction
Series: Connect

This unique picture book was inspired by the stone artwork of Syrian artist Nizar Ali Badr, discovered by chance by Canadian children’s writer Margriet Ruurs. The author was immediately impressed by ...

The Strange Gift of Gwendolyn Golden

This morning, I woke up on the ceiling …

So begins the strange story of Gwendolyn Golden. One perfectly ordinary day for no apparent reason, she wakes up floating around her room like one of her little ...