We were deeply saddened to hear of the 215, and counting, Indigenous children who never made it home, after attending a residential school in BC. This is a selection of Indigenous stories that are suitable for children. If we can help you further with a recommendation, please contact us and speak with a children's staff member.
Books to introduce young readers to LGBTQ icons, and what it means to be gender nonconforming and nonbinary.
A handpicked selection of books recommended by our team
Lily is 10 years old and already an avid reader with a passion for books. Lily loves books so much that she offered to write us book reviews for some of her favourite reads!
Click here to read her reviews!
Learn at home with these workbooks and flashcards!
Kids' and family puzzles up to 500 pieces
Games for the whole family to enjoy!
Douglas Cuddle Toys, Jellycat, Folkmanis. We have so many more of these cuties in store, so please call or email us if you're looking for something specific.
Get crafty with these Klutz kits!
For ages 8+
Rip Proof. Chew Proof. 100% Washable!
Durable, chewproof and affordable. Board books are the perfect choice for little ones 0-3.
The newest player's guides, handbooks and story books!
Chapter books to share at story time
Hungry for knowledge? Learn something new with these informative titles!
Young Adult fiction by Canadian authors
Super-readable books break down the barriers that can stop kids from getting into reading, including those with dyslexia or visual stress. Want to learn more? Just ask any of our children's staff!
Familiar stories for a range of ages in French!
Empowering reads with strong female protagonists
Favourites among our children's staff. They know their stuff!
Graphic novels can be a great way to spark the interest of reluctant readers. There are a ton of graphic novels for kids these days, but how do you go about choosing the right one? We've put together some of our favourite children's graphics below, because like we said: there's a lot to choose from!
Fantasy, mystery, graphics, you name it! These books are perfect for those who read at a grade 5-7 level.