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  • J.L. Ilsley: A Political Biography

    This biography of J. L. Ilsley offers a new vantage point on Mackenzie King’s Liberal government during the Second World War and a portrait of a fiscal conservative who opened the floodgates of spending while clamping down on profiteering and the rich.

    $27.95, Paperback
  • Stompin' Tom Connors

    An in-depth look at the man who created the myth of Stompin’ Tom, updated with new information.

    $24.95, Paperback
  • Proud to Play

    Profiles of Canadian LGBTQ+ athletes who made the playing field more inclusive — including 2020 Olympic Summer Games athletes
    $24.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 10-18
    Reading level: Grade 5
  • John Lennon, Yoko Ono and the Year Canada Was Cool

    While the Beatles were breaking up, John Lennon and Yoko Ono headed to Canada to stage a bed-in for peace, play a peace concert, and meet prime minister Trudeau.

    $24.95, Paperback
  • Jordin Tootoo

    This is the story of Jordin Tootoo, who triumphed over discrimination, racism, and grief after the suicide of his NHL-bound brother, and went on to become the first Inuk to play in the NHL.

    $12.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 12-18
  • P.K. Subban

    A biography of Canadian defenceman P.K. Subban, which focuses on his determination, his experience with racism and his support for charities for children
    $12.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 12-18
    Reading level: Grade 5
    Lexile Reading Level: 800L
  • Black Cop

    A shocking, first-person account of a Mountie who went from small-town Newfoundland to undercover drug work in Toronto to guarding prime ministers and presidents. All along, the racism he encountered from the public was easier to handle than the racism of fellow police officers — and the RCMP hierarchy.
    $24.95, Paperback
  • Beverley McLachlin

    As a biography of one of the most influential Canadian judges, this book provides an account of Beverley McLachlin's unequalled impact on Canadian life
    $29.95, Hardcover
  • Stompin' Tom Connors

    An in-depth look at the man behind the myth.
    $16.99, Digital (ePub)
  • Lucy Maud Montgomery

    This is the story of a life that doesn't go according to plan. Despite this, Lucy Maud Montgomery has created a world that still resonates deeply with readers.
    $16.95, Paperback
  • Dual Allegiance

    A fascinating story of a privileged Toronto youth who rose to fight for the establishment of the state of Israel.
    $24.95, Paperback
  • My River

    When Stella was told she couldn't swim in her back yard river because hundreds of houses flushed their raw sewage into it she decided to try to do something about the issue. This is the true story of Stella's astonishingly successful grade six science project to clean up the LaHave River.
    $16.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 7-11
    Reading level: Grade 4
    Lexile Reading Level: 720L
  • Breaking Through

    Profiles of Canadian women athletes who are breaking down barriers and taking the game for themselves.
    $12.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 12-18
    Reading level: Grade 4
    Lexile Reading Level: HL720L
  • Called Up

    David is embarrassed when he doesn't make the A team. But befriending Omar, a Syrian refugee, makes David realize how lucky he is to be playing hockey at all.
    $12.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 10-13
    Reading level: Grade 2
    Lexile Reading Level: HL560L
  • Black Donnellys

    A compelling account of the murder by a vigilante gang of Canada's most notorious criminal family, the Black Donnellys.

    $16.95, Paperback
  • Carey Price

    This is the story of how Carey Price became the highest paid goalie in the NHL and a role model for Indigenous youth everywhere.
    $12.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 12-18
    Reading level: Grade 5
    Lexile Reading Level: 890L
  • The Teen Sex Trade

    The true story of a marginzlied black teen's descent into the sex trade
    $22.95, Paperback
  • I'm Not What I Seem

    The biography of a woman who was so much more than she seemed

    $22.95, Paperback
  • Toronto Island Summers

    A touching and nostalgic look back on a Toronto childhood in an idyllic city neighbourhood

    $24.95, Paperback
  • Champion for Health

    The Olympic champion who battled to bring depression to light
    $12.95, Paperback
    Interest ages: 12-18
    Reading level: Grade 4
    Lexile Reading Level: 660L
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