Recommended Reading for Kids


Picture Book Reading Lists by Subject

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AdoptionAdoption Books for Young Activists Anti-Racist & Diverse Picture Books Body Safety Body Safety
Same Sex FamiliesPride School ReadinessSchool Readiness EmotionsDifficult Emotions DivorceDivorce
Grief and LossGrief and Loss


Loss of pet

Loss of a Pet

Pink Shirt Day: Anti- Bullying
Residential School Experience  


Book Reviews and “Best Books” Lists


Looking for a good book? Want to find book reviews? Desperate to find other authors that are similar to your favourite? Check out NoveList, a database of books and authors, recommended reading lists, book discussion ideas, and reviews.

kirkus Kirkus Recommended Children and Teen Books of 2019:


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  Children's book centre  Canadian Children’s Book Centre – a wealth of information including comprehensive lists of recommended book titles for kids.

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