ANNA & ELSA, BOOK 1: ALL HAIL THE QUEEN (DISNEY - FROZEN): Now that the castle gates are open, Anna and Elsa are thrilled to be finally getting to know their kingdom. Anna bubbles with enthusiasm for all the things to do and the people to meet in Arendelle, and Elsa loves using her magic to help the town. But sometimes even a queen needs a day off. For more information, visit disney.com. Purchase at amazon.ca. AWESOME IS EVERYWHERE BY AUTHOR NEIL PASRICHA: With the simple touch of your fingers, go on a stunning interactive journey to see the world as you never have before. Fly through wispy clouds, dive deep into the ocean, feel wet grains of sand on a hot and sunny beach. You will discover you can fly your mind to anywhere on Earth. Purchase at amazon.ca and chapters.indigo.ca. MOMMY DUCK LOSES HER FEATHERS BY LOCAL AUTHOR DOUG HEFFER: After dealing with the initial shock of a cancer diagnosis, Shannon and Doug Heffer feared how they would tell their children what lay ahead. Doug was inspired to write a book about Mommy Duck and how she will lose her feathers and not feel well. The story acknowledges the fears their ducklings may have learning about cancer. They learn that patience, love, rest and time will help mommy heal. It’s a reassuring story about coping in a family and having hope the difficult times will pass. Purchase at amazon.ca and chapters.indigo.ca. THE SHEEPOVER (SWEET PEA & FRIENDS) BY AUTHORS JOHN AND JENNIFER CHURCHMAN: One cold winter night, Sweet Pea, the orphan lamb, becomes very sick. Under the watchful care of Farmer John, Laddie the sheepdog and Dr. Alison, she slowly recovers. Dr. Alison tells Sweet Pea she can have a sleepover to celebrate as soon as she is well again. When the day finally comes, her closest friends join her in the greenhouse for a fun and imaginative “SheepOver” celebration. For more information, visit sweetpeafriendsbookstore.com. Purchase at amazon.ca. STAR WARS JEDI ACADEMY TRILOGY BOX SET BY AUTHOR JEFFREY BROWN: This series is a hit for readers of all ages. Whether you’re familiar with Star Wars or if you’re new to the galaxy, this heartfelt and hilarious adventure follows middle grader Roan as he navigates being a Jedi and dealing with bullies, aliens, robots and even school dances. Purchase at amazon.ca.
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