Focus on Diversity Set
by James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
An 8-book set of paired fiction and non-fiction featuring a variety of ethnicities, abilities, and socio-economic backgrounds.
In this paired reading set, readers will discover a variety of ethnicities, abilities, and socio-economic
backgrounds reflecting Canadian society today in these four Recordbooks biographies paired with four Sports Stories novels featuring both male and female athletes.
Set includes 8 paperbacks: China Clipper: Pro footballs first Chinese-Canadian player, Normie Kwong; Replay; Jarome Iginla: How the NHLs first black captain gives back; Wicket Season; Winning Gold: Canadas incredible 2002 Olympic victory in womens hockey; Pick and Roll; Fighting for Gold: The story of Canadas sledge hockey Paralympic gold; Shot in the Dark
Reading level: grades 3-5 | Interest Level: grades 4-8