Dear Canada Christmas Story No 5 When War Hits Home

This short story was originally published in Dear Canada: A Christmas to Remember, a collection featuring many of Canada's top writers for children, including Jean Little, Sarah Ellis, Maxine Trottier, Carol Matas, and more.

Dear Canada Christmas Story No  5  When War Hits Home

Dear Canada Christmas Story No 5 When War Hits Home

A holiday treat for fans of the Dear Canada series, and all lovers of historical fiction! Rekindling a treasured friendship helps a young girl understand the meaning of Christmas. Charlotte and her brother Luke, a soldier serving overseas during World War I, frequently exchange letters. Charlotte fears for his safety, for the worst she can imagine is that Luke will not come home from the war. She's still a year away from knowing how her own life will be changed when a munitions ship in Halifax Harbour catches fire, causing the largest man-made explosion in history and flattening the city of Halifax. This short story was originally published in Dear Canada: A Christmas to Remember, a collection featuring many of Canada's top writers for children, including Jean Little, Sarah Ellis, Maxine Trottier, Carol Matas, and more. New readers will adore this stand-alone holiday tale, while fans of the series will recognize the voice of Charlotte, whom they first met in the award-winning Dear Canada book No Safe Harbour. Collect all 12 Dear Canada Christmas stories this season and enjoy a very happy holiday!

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Dear Canada Christmas Story No. 5: When War Hits Home
Language: en
Pages: 19
Authors: Julie Lawson
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-01 - Publisher: Scholastic Canada

A holiday treat for fans of the Dear Canada series, and all lovers of historical fiction! Rekindling a treasured friendship helps a young girl understand the meaning of Christmas. Charlotte and her brother Luke, a soldier serving overseas during World War I, frequently exchange letters. Charlotte fears for his safety,
A Christmas to Remember
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Carol Matas, Sarah Ellis, Julie Lawson, Karleen Bradford, Jean Little, Carol Matas, Perry Nodelman, Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch, Maxine Trottier, Maxine Trottier, Julie Lawson, Sarah Ellis, Perry Nodelman, Jean Little, Karleen Bradford, Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
Categories: Canada
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-01 - Publisher: Scholastic Canada

A wonderful seasonal anthology for Dear Canada readers, both old and new! A real treat for fans of this series, and all lovers of historical fiction! Eleven stories that each revisit a favourite character from books in the Dear Canada series are included in this special collection. These are completely
Harpers Weekly
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Pages:
Authors: Carol Matas, Sarah Ellis, Julie Lawson, Karleen Bradford, Jean Little, Carol Matas, Perry Nodelman, Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch, Maxine Trottier, Maxine Trottier, Julie Lawson, Sarah Ellis, Perry Nodelman, Jean Little, Karleen Bradford, Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch
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