A Bloom of Friendship: The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival (My Canada)

Read [Anne Renaud Book] * A Bloom of Friendship: The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival (My Canada) Online # PDF eBook or Kindle ePUB free. A Bloom of Friendship: The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival (My Canada) Photos, artifacts, military maps, and colorful illustrations bring history to life in this uplifting story of the enduring friendship between Canada and the Netherlands.. The inspiration for the Canadian Tulip Festival was not only a love of flowers, but also a friendship that blossomed between two countries during World War II. (ages 8 - 10)  Every spring, Canadas capital bursts into color with thousands of tulip blooms]

A Bloom of Friendship: The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival (My Canada)

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Rating : 4.61 (526 Votes)
Asin : 189422289X
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 24 Pages
Publish Date : 2014-03-13
Language : English

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Four Stars stevie Nice story. "For love of country" according to Storywraps. If you love history then you will love this book. If you live in Canada you will love it even more. This is a true story of a real-life princess who was birthed during the Second World War and because of the horrific state of her country her family was invited to reside in Canada until the war was over.Dutch Crown Princess Juliana and her family were forced to flee their homeland, and Ottawa reached out a hand of friendship to provide for them a safe sanctuary while Canadian troops played a key role in lib

Photos, artifacts, military maps, and colorful illustrations bring history to life in this uplifting story of the enduring friendship between Canada and the Netherlands.. The inspiration for the Canadian Tulip Festival was not only a love of flowers, but also a friendship that blossomed between two countries during World War II. (ages 8 - 10)  Every spring, Canada's capital bursts into color with thousands of tulip blooms

Anne's first children's book, A Bloom of Friendship: The Story of the Canadian Tulip Festival, was shortlisted for the Silver Birch Award, the Hackmatack Children's Choice Award, and the Red Cedar Book Award. Through the course of her research for this book, she discovered that the ship on whic

These text boxes include some entitled "History Fact" and others with personal anecdotal accounts. The information is concise, and the book's layout with coloured text boxes adds interest and further explanations to complement the text. "The text by Anne Renaud is well-written, and its narrative flow makes it easy to understand. The reader will immediately be engaged by the attractive formatA Bloom of Friendship is a useful research book, an excellent read-aloud which will lead to interesting discussion, and a book that will appeal to any young reader

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