Maxine Trottier Scholastic Canada Biographies
Scholastic Canada Biographies by Maxine Trottier

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CANADIAN EXPLORERS
Canadian Heroes
by Maxine Trottier
illustrated by Tony Meers
48 pages; Ages 7 to 10
Scholastic Canada Ltd.
978-0-439-94898-2 PBK
6" X 9"
About the Book
Read fascinating biographies of five heroic Canadians who have confronted danger or adversity in brave, resourceful and admirable ways. Included are Madeleine de Verchères, the young defender of the family fort in New France; Dr. Norman Bethune, the innovative surgeon of war-torn Spain and China; Sergeant Tommy Prince, whose daring exploits made him the most decorated Native Canadian soldier; Terry Fox and his inspirational Marathon of Hope for cancer research; and Roberta Bondar, the first female Canadian explorer of space.


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Text copyright © 2007 by Maxine Trottier. Illustrations © 2007 by Scholastic Canada. All rights reserved.
 
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