I Am Canada
by Heather Patterson/ Scholastic Canada
Illustrations by Jeremy Tankard,Ruth Ohi,Barbara Reid,Jon Klassen,Marie-Louise Gay,Danielle Daniel,Ashley Spires,Geneviève Côté,Cale Atkinson,Doretta Groenendyk,Qin Leng,Eva Campbell,Irene Luxbacher.
* A Canadian Children's Book Centre Best Books Selection
* A Toronto Public Library "First & Best" Selection
A beautiful picture book featuring artwork by Canada’s finest illustrators — a true-north
tribute to our nation and its children, from coast to coast to coast!
Simple text describes the ample space available to our children in this country, and the freedom they have to grow and dream and share. With artwork from 13 of Canada’s finest illustrators, each page is a celebration and a reminder of the infinite variety of our home and native land.
Heather Patterson’s free verse poem I Am Canada, originally published in 1996, gets new life in this beautiful, illustrated hardcover timed to celebrate both Canada’s 150th year and Scholastic Canada’s 60th anniversary.