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Ice and Snow

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Fiction

Amorak. Written and illustrated by Tim Jessell. Mankato, Minn.: Creative Education, 1994. 30 p.: col. ill.; 21 x 26 cm.
ISBN 0886826624

Angel and the Polar Bear. Written and illustrated by Marie-Louise Gay. Toronto: Stoddart, 1993, ©1988. 28 p.: col. ill.; 22 cm.
ISBN 0773673989
Available in French under the title: Angèle et l'ours polaire (Saint-Lambert, Quebec: Héritage, 1988)

Arctic Alphabet: Exploring the North from A to Z. Written and photographed by Wayne Lynch. Willowdale, Ont.: Firefly Books, 1999. 32 p.: ill.; 27 cm.
ISBN 1552093360

Arctic Stories. Written by Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak; illustrated by Vladyana Langer Krykorka. Toronto: Annick Press, 1998. 40 p.: col. ill.; 28 cm.
ISBN 1550374524

Baseball Bats for Christmas. Written by Michael Kusugak; illustrated by Vladyana Krykorka. Toronto: Annick Press, 1990. 21 p.: col. ill.; 28 cm.
ISBN 1550371444
Available in French under the title: Des battes de baseball pour Noël (Toronto: Annick, 1994)

Byron through the Seasons: A Dene-English Story Book. Written by the children of La Loche and friends. Saskatoon, Sask.: Fifth House and La Loche Library Board, 1990. 40 p.: col. ill.; 21 x 23 cm.
ISBN 1895618339

Caribou Song. Written by Tomson Highway in English and Cree; illustrated by Brian Deines. Toronto: HarperCollins, 2001. 29 p.: col. ill.; 28 cm.
ISBN 0002255227

Dreamstones. Written by Maxine Trottier; paintings by Stella East. Toronto: Stoddart Kids, 1999. 24 p.: ill.; 29 cm.
ISBN 0773731911

Drifting Snow: An Arctic Search. Written and illustrated by James Houston. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1992. 150 p.: ill.; 22 cm.
ISBN: 0771042833

The Enchanted Caribou. Written and illustrated by Elizabeth Cleaver. New York: Atheneum, 1985. 30 p.: ill.; 22 x 28 cm.
ISBN 0689311702

Iceberg Tea: Story by Gigi (1st Dogooder) in Animal Talk: Told to Ananatess. Written by Tess Tessier; illustrated by Janice Sheehan. Penticton, B.C.: Rainbow Dogooders Pub., 1989. 47 p.: col. ill.; 21 cm.
ISBN 0969429800

Kalifax. Written by Duncan Thornton; illustrated by Yves Noblet. Regina, Sask.: Coteau Books, 1999. 168 p.: ill., ports.; 19 cm.
ISBN 1550501526

The Lonely Inukshuk. Written and illustrated by students from Inuglak School, Whale Cove, Nunavut. Markham, Ont.: Scholastic Book Fairs, 1999. 24 p.: col. ill.; 26 cm.
ISBN 0590516507

My Arctic 1, 2, 3. Written by Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak; illustrated by Vladyana Krykorka. Toronto: Annick Press, 1996. 24 p.: ill. (some col.); 28 cm.
ISBN 1550375040

Northern Lights: The Soccer Trails. Written by Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak; illustrated by Vladyana Krykorka. Toronto: Annick Press, 1993. 24 p.: col. ill.; 28 cm.
ISBN 1550373382

Out on the Ice in the Middle of the Bay. Written by Peter Cumming; illustrated by Alice Priestley. Toronto: Annick Press, 1993. 32 p.: col. ill.; 28 cm.
ISBN 1550372769

Peg and the Whale. Written by Kenneth Oppel; illustrated by Terry Widener. Toronto: HarperCollins, 2000. 33 p.: col. ill.; 23 x 29 cm.
ISBN 0002254972

A Promise Is a Promise. Written by Robert Munsch and Michael Kusugak; illustrated by Vladyana Krykorka. Toronto: Annick Press, 1988. 32 p.: col. ill.; 21 cm.
ISBN 1550370081

The Reindeer Herder and the Moon. Written by Bob Barton; illustrated by Wayne Anderson. London: BBC Educational Pub.; Harlow, England: Longman, 1990. 32 p.: col. ill.; 22 cm.
ISBN 0563347627

Rudy Visits the North. Written by Aubrey Lang; illustrated by Muriel Hope. Winnipeg, Man.: Hyperion Press, 1992. 40 p.: col. ill.; 27 cm.
ISBN 0920534732

A Sled Dog for Moshi. Written by Jeanne Bushey; illustrated by Germaine Arnaktauyok. Winnipeg, Man.: Hyperion Press, 1994. 37 p.: col. ill.; 21 x 27 cm.
ISBN 0920534856

A Small Tall Tale from the Far Far North. Written by Peter Sis. Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre, 2001. 33 p.: col. ill.; 24 x 27 cm.
ISBN 0888994311

Spring Blizzard. Written by Diane Brookes; illustrated by Betty Wilcox. Yellowknife, N.W.T.: Raven Rock Pub., 1999. 22 p.: col. ill.; 26 cm.
ISBN 1894303040

The Storm Wife. Retold by Bob Barton; illustrated by Georgi Yudin. Kingston, Ont.: Quarry Press, 1993. 32 p.: col. ill.; 25 cm.
ISBN 1550820613

Tikkatoo's Journey: An Inuit Folk Tale. Written and illustrated by Amanda Loverseed. St. Catharines, Ont.: Vanwell Pub., 1990. 25 p.: col. ill.; 27 cm.
ISBN 092027790X

Tiktala. Written by Margaret Shaw-MacKinnon; paintings by László Gál. Toronto: Stoddart, 1996. 32 p.: col. ill.; 29 cm.
ISBN 0773729208

Very Last First Time. Written by Jan Andrews; illustrated by Ian Wallace. New York: Aladdin Paperbacks, 1998. 32 p.: col. ill.; 23 x 24 cm.
ISBN 0689819609

Zoom Away. Written by Tim Wynne-Jones; illustrated by Eric Beddows. Toronto: Douglas & McIntyre, 1993. 32 p.: ill.; 22 x 27 cm.
ISBN 0888991738

Non-fiction

Castles in the Sea: All About Icebergs. Written by Lawrence Jackson; illustrated by Diana Dabinett. St. John's, Nfld.:  Tuckamore Books, 2000. 32 p.: ill.; 23 x 29 cm.
ISBN 1894294173

Icebergs. Written by Jenny Wood. Richmond Hill, Ont.: Scholastic Canada, 1990. 28 p.: col. ill.; 27 cm.
ISBN 0590735667

The Kids Book of the Far North. Written by Ann Love and Jane Drake; illustrated by Jocelyne Bouchard. Toronto: Kids Can Press, 2000. 48 p.: col. ill., col. maps; 32 cm.
ISBN 1550745638

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