Lisa Bowes has been recognized across Canada for her work as a sports reporter, live host, anchor, play by play announcer and producer. While working for CBC, she was nominated for a Gemini Award for best writing in an information program or series. At the Vancouver Olympic Winter Games, Lisa was CTV's host/reporter for women's hockey. She is a Physical Education graduate who is passionate about encouraging children and families to stay active. Lisa lives in Calgary, Alberta. For more information, visit www.bowesknowssports.com.
James Hearne lives in Calgary, Alberta, and specializes in app, magazine and book illustration. For more information, visit www.jameshearnedesign.com.
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John Reynolds Gardiner's classic action-packed adventure story about a thrilling dogsled race has captivated readers for more than thirty years.
Based on a Rocky Mountain legend, Stone Fox tells the story of Little Willy, who lives with his grandfather in Wyoming. When Grandfather falls ill, he is no longer able to work the farm, which is in danger of foreclosure. Little Willy is determined to win the National Dogsled Race—the prize money would save the farm and his grandfather. But he isn't the only one who desperately wants to win. Willy and his brave dog Searchlight must face off against experienced racers, including a Native American man named Stone Fox, who has never lost a race.
Exciting and heartwarming, this novel has sold millions of copies and was named a New York Times Outstanding Children's Book.
When Charlie wakes up to a world covered in snow, he can't wait to go outside. He even takes a break from patrol duty to go sledding with his friends Walter and Sister. But when Walter goes missing, it's up to Charlie to take control of the situation and bring his buddy back.
Charlie's Snow Day is a Level One I Can Read book, which means it's perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences.