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Lisa Doucet

Barkhouse tells the story of young lighthouse keeper Sara

in #82 Winter 2016/Reviews/Young Readers Reviews by

This lively tale provides a realistic depiction of both the loneliness and isolation that the lighthouse keepers faced.

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Rayner’s Black Water Rising tackles environmental activism

in #82 Winter 2016/Reviews/Young Readers Reviews by

The book highlights the fact that there are often no easy answers and no clear-cut heroes and villains.

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Rebecca North’s Story of Fatherly Love

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This sweet and simple tale is a heartfelt celebration of the bond between a father and his young son.

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Want to be an author? Work in a bookstore first

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Bookstores are the perfect training ground for authors and publishers

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Books that help young readers understand the past

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Four historical books for young readers encourage exploration

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Is some content too adult for young adults?

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A literary award sparked debate on suitable content for young adults. We asked two Atlantic Canadian book industry insiders to weigh-in

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