Synopses & Reviews
Illustrated by Melanie Rose-Popp
Whether sharing the stories of Anne of Green Gables and Terry Fox, or revealing Canada's importance in growing grain that feeds the world, "M is for Maple" is a shining tribute to Canada. From British Columbia to Newfoundland, this Canadian alphabet book shares our nation's symbols, history, people and culture.
"We are new maples growing tall
Our roots cross time and seas
To countries all the world around
That's Canada to me.
"In clever rhymes and informative text, author Mike Ulmer shares the unique details of Canada. Illustrator Melanie Rose has captured the beauty and splendor of Canada, from the Northern Lights to brave Mounties and the beautiful cities of Toronto, Victoria, and Quebec. Destined to become a national classic, "M is for Maple" is a treasure for Canadians young and old.
Mis for Maple, written by Mike Ulmer includes a rhyming poem for each letter of the alphabet, as well as informational text about Canada's people, customs, landmarks and much more.
Rich colorful illustrations by artist Melanic Rose along with the informative text reveal the history of Canada to both children and adults in a fun and educational way.