O Canada!

MacLeod, Elizabeth. Canada Year by Year. Toronto: Kids Can Press, 2016.
Canada is 150 years old! This 96-page book – illustrated by Sydney Smith – celebrates with brief highlights of every year from 1867 to 2017. The invention of basketball in 1891. The invention of the snowmobile in 1922. The first superman comic in 1932. The discovery of oil in Alberta in 1947. Historical firsts, political events, and prominent people are all included in this book recommended for browsers 12 years old and up.


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Canada Through Time

Corrigan, Kathleen. Immigration and Founding of New Communities. North Mankato, Minn.: Capstone, 2016.

The history of Canada – from settlements on the prairies to the discovery of gold to women’s suffrage during the first World War – is briefly highlighted in 32 large-font pages. Numerous photographs, a recipe for bannock, a glossary, bibliography, web link, and index are included. Recommended for 7 to 11 years olds who want to expand their general knowledge or start research projects. Part of a series: Canada Through Time.