Oddrey is a little bit different from everybody else, but she never lets that get her down in spite of the teasing of her classmates.
The aid worker's truck has come to the village square, and in the back is a gift so special, Kato rushes home to look for something to repay the aid worker.
To avoid bedtime you must stay away from soothing stories, songs, pajamas, cuddly toys, blankies and, most importantly, do not look at anyone who yawns, because yawns are sneaky!
A young boy plants a seed that, with water, sunlight, care, and patience, grows into a strong, tall tree.
Marisol loves to paint. So when her teacher asks her to help make a mural for the school library, she can't wait to begin! But wait-how can Marisol ever make a sky without blue paint?
A tiny minnow wearing a pale blue bowler hat has a thing or two up his fins in this underwater light-on-dark chase scene.
Invited to Kristabelle's birthday party with her entire class, young Willow is dismayed when the bossy birthday girl begins crossing guests off the invitation list if they do anything she doesn't like.
The Blue Spruce Award program brings recently published Canadian children's picture books to children in kindergarten to Grade 2. It is part of the Forest of Reading, an annual initiative of the Ontario Library Association.
Ages: 4-7 years