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The Strange and Deadly Portraits of Bryony Gray

By E. Latimer - Published 2018Published 2018-02-13

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Described as “Lemony Snicket meets Oscar Wilde meets Edgar Allan Poe,” this supernatural adventure for middle-grade readers is not quite witty or gothic ...Read Review

Monster: The Dark Missions of Edgar Brim

By Shane Peacock - Published 2018

Genres:

Children/Young AdultThriller

Monster, second in Shane Peacock’s The Dark Missions of Edgar Brim trilogy set in Victorian times, brings us to a world where ...Read Review

Innocent Heroes: Stories of Animals in the First World War

By Sigmund Brouwer - Published 2017

Genres:

Children/Young AdultMilitary

This unique book tells the story of three men in a fictional Canadian platoon during the First World War, leading up to the ...Read Review

Another Me

By Eva Wiseman - Published 2016

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasy

In this YA historical fantasy, one of Wiseman’s teenaged narrators is an ibbur, a figure described in Hebrew kabbalistic writings as a ...Read Review

Heart of a Champion

By Ellen Schwartz - Published 2016

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Ten-year-old Kenny Sakamoto wants to be just like his older brother Mickey, who at age sixteen is a star on the Asahi baseball ...Read Review

Little Red Lies

By Julie Johnston - Published 2013

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Rachel’s beloved brother is coming home from World War II, and she’s thrilled. But the young man who returns is a ...Read Review

Death of a King

By Andrew H. Vanderwal - Published 2013

Genres:

Children/Young AdultFantasy

Young Alex Macpherson time-travels to medieval Scotland in a quest to discover why his parents have disappeared into the 13th century – and if ...Read Review

Escape from Berlin

By Irene N. Watts - Published 2013

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

The omnibus edition of Watts’s three novels about the Kindertransport – the rescue program that transported 10,000 Jewish children from Nazi Germany and surrounding ...Read Review

Watching Jimmy

By Nancy Hartry - Published 2012

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

It’s 1958, and Canada doesn’t yet have universal health care. That’s bad news for Jimmy, who was brain-damaged by his “Uncle” ...Read Review

The Last Song

By Eva Wiseman - Published 2012

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

The Inquisition has just begun, and teenage Isabel believes she is safe from Torquemada and his brutal minions. She was raised in a ...Read Review