Dear Canada: A Season for Miracles: Twelve Tales of Christmas

by Carol Matas, Gillian Chan, Janet Lunn

Scholastic Canada Ltd | May 12, 2013 | Kobo Edition (eBook)

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Twelve original holiday stories from the top children's writers in the country!

What an incredible gift book for Dear Canada fans! The twelve stories in this treasury are set around Christmas time and feature the young girls from a dozen previous Dear Canada books. Readers will be thrilled to reconnect with their favourites and get a glimpse of each character's life a year or so after the events in the actual diary are over. Anyone new to the Dear Canada series will be introduced to characters so compelling, they'll want to read more.

Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)

Published: May 12, 2013

Publisher: Scholastic Canada Ltd

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1443119962

ISBN - 13: 9781443119962

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Dear Canada: A Season for Miracles: Twelve Tales of Christmas

Dear Canada: A Season for Miracles: Twelve Tales of Christmas

by Carol Matas, Gillian Chan, Janet Lunn, Jean Little, Julie Lawson, Kit Pearson, Maxine Trottier, Sarah Ellis, Sharon Stewart

Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)

Published: May 12, 2013

Publisher: Scholastic Canada Ltd

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1443119962

ISBN - 13: 9781443119962

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Twelve original holiday stories from the top children's writers in the country!

What an incredible gift book for Dear Canada fans! The twelve stories in this treasury are set around Christmas time and feature the young girls from a dozen previous Dear Canada books. Readers will be thrilled to reconnect with their favourites and get a glimpse of each character's life a year or so after the events in the actual diary are over. Anyone new to the Dear Canada series will be introduced to characters so compelling, they'll want to read more.

About the Author

Gillian Chan was born in England on March 29, 1954. Her father was a serving RAF officer, and the family moved every two years as her father was posted to new stations in England and Europe. Chan trained as an English and Drama teacher. She came to Canada in 1990, settling in Dundas, Ontario. Her two collections of short stories for young adults, "Golden Girl" and "Glory Days", draw upon her experiences as a teacher. She switched from writing short stories to novels with her first novel, "The Carved Box," which is an historical fantasy in which myth, folklore and fact mingle. Chan is a Member of The Writer's Union of Canada. She has won the Hamilton and Region Arts Council Literary Awards for best children's book for Glory Days in 1996, which was also a short-listed finalist for the Governor General's Award and the Mr. Christie's Book Award. In 1994, Chan won the Hamilton and Region Arts Council Literary Award for best children's book for Golden Girl, which also was a short-listed finalist for the Mr Christie's Book Award. Maxine Trottier was born in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan on May 3, 1950. She moved to Windsor, Ontario in Canada with her family ten years later. In 1974 she became a Canadian citizen; she holds U.S. citizenship as well. She attended several years of school at Ardmore Elementary in St. Clair Shores, Michigan, but her education was completed in Canada. She is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario. Maxine was an elementary school teacher for 31 yea
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