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children's picture book

This colourful new picture book by Doretta Groenendyk is filled with whimsical images of love from many different backgrounds. It is about the expression of glee, surprise, intense emotion and delight. It is between friends and neighbors, children or seniors, women and family.

This book crosses cultures and generations, social change and tradition. It exudes warmth and playfulness, sharing whimsical images and sweet memory. The childlike, playful evaluation and understatement of ‘what is loved more’ is immediately addictive.

Number of Pages: 
32
Book Size: 
7 X 9
ISBN: 
9781927502938
Price: 
19.95
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children's picture book

Prolific P.E.I. illustrator has a new take on the P.E.I. alphabet. Avoiding the predictable icons such as “A is for Anne of Green Gables” this book is meant to appeal to PE Islanders both at home and away. With images that include A is for Acadian; B is for Blue Jay; C is for Confederation; D is for Old Donald, E is for Exploring a Tidal Pool, F is for Farmers and Fishers; H is Harness Racing; J is Jams and Jellies; K is for Kindred Spirits.; and L is Lighthouse, this Prince Edward Island ABC will to appeal to both children and adults.

Number of Pages: 
32
Book Size: 
10 X 8
ISBN: 
9781927502235
Price: 
12.95
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children's picture book

Island Morning is a gentle story of a girl and her grandfather’s early morning walk through the fields of Prince Edward Island. On their journey, they see gentle pastures, farm animals, scenic vistas and a glorious sunrise. But this walk is about more than just viewing the beautiful scenery. It is also about the special time between grandfather and granddaughter and how they see the world through each other’s eyes.

Number of Pages: 
24
Book Size: 
8X9
ISBN: 
9781927502518
Price: 
19.95
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children's picture book

Award-winning children’s author Deirdre Kessler has set her latest story in the late summer of 1864. Nine-year-old twins Gabriel and Grace help their parents run the Great George Street Livery Stables in Charlottetown. They are part of all the excitement as a circus comes to town and as politicians arrive by steamship from the Maritimes and the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada. The twins have drawing lessons with their friend, fourteen-year-old artist Robert Harris, who plays in the band that entertains the delegates at a grand banquet and ball at Province House.

Number of Pages: 
48
Book Size: 
8 X 9
ISBN: 
9781927502334
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Type: 
children's picture book

Dukes the pup is brought to rural Prince Edward Island from the city. He is used to the glamour of city life and isn’t sure what to make of life in the country. Over time, though, he begins to explore the fields and streams and finds that he loves it more than he could have imagined. When it is time to go home to the city, it is clear that Dukes is better off in his new home.

Number of Pages: 
24
Book Size: 
8 X 8
ISBN: 
9781927502402
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children's picture book

Originally written as a song by Michael Pendergast, one of Prince Edward Island's best-known musicians, "This I Know" is a comforting verse about life's passing. Beautifully written and illustrated, "This I Know" takes us on a spiritual journey, providing solace and inspiration to those who need it most.

Number of Pages: 
24
Book Size: 
8 X 8
ISBN: 
9781927502426
Price: 
19.95
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children's picture book

Hockey Morning, Noon and Night is a warm, light-hearted story about one little boy’s love of the game. Based on her seven-year-old son’s real-life obsession with hockey, author Doretta Groenendyk has created a delightful book for young budding stars, with bright, colourful ink and acrylic illustrations.

Number of Pages: 
24
Book Size: 
8 X 10
ISBN: 
9781927502303
Price: 
12.95
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Type: 
children's picture books

Award-winning children’s author Deirdre Kessler has set her latest story in the late summer of 1864. Nine-year-old twins Gabriel and Grace help their parents run the Great George Street Livery Stables in Charlottetown. They are part of all the excitement as a circus comes to town and as politicians arrive by steamship from the Maritimes and the Provinces of Upper and Lower Canada. The twins have drawing lessons with their friend, fourteen-year-old artist Robert Harris, who plays in the band that entertains the delegates at a grand banquet and ball at Province House.

Number of Pages: 
48
Book Size: 
9 X 9
ISBN: 
9781927502334
Price: 
12.95
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Type: 
children's picture books

Morgan and her dog head out on an accidental journey down the river that flows past the summer cottage where they holiday with Morgan's mother. As they float along the river they observe landscape and life on the water, various birds and people enjoying the activities the river has to offer. But the story is not only about their adventure, it is also about community, about how all the people who see them drifting past hurry off to make sure that they come to no danger.

Number of Pages: 
28
Book Size: 
9 X 9
ISBN: 
9781894838962
Price: 
12.95
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Type: 
children's picture book

Doretta Groenendyk's new book, Step Outside, promotes the valuable goal of relating to each other and the natural environment in a creative and enchanted way. Childhood obesity and the addiction to electronics is a growing concern that needs to be addressed. Step Outside is an artistic approach to inspire movement, to strengthen family bonds, to generate memories and celebrate the outdoors. It also visually enriches the readers repetoire with enticing, original, collaged, watercolour and acrylic creations within a moment of words.

Number of Pages: 
32
Book Size: 
9 X 9
ISBN: 
9781927502198
Price: 
19.95
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