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 original tales that stand alone as heartwarming Christmas stories, but also serve as a lovely "next chapter" to their original books.
Each story is written by one of Canada's top award-winning writers for children, including Jean Little, Sarah Ellis, Maxine Trottier, Carol Matas and more. This collection is a lovely companion to A Season of Miracles, and will be treasured year after year at holiday time!
APPLE BOOKS REVIEW
For 10 years, the Dear Canada series has made our country’s history exciting and relevant to young readers. This short story collection—written by different Canadian authors—is a wonderful reminder of the true spirit of the holidays. In their heartfelt diaries, the Dear Canada heroines grapple with the challenges of pioneer life, the World Wars, and other big historical events. Like a snow globe, each story captures childlike wonder and unexpected grace.