Canada is the world's second largest country, but Canadians are second to none. Many of our extraordinary men, women and children have been recognized worldwide for their contributions to exploration, science and technology, business, the arts, government and sports. Featuring fact boxes, quotes, a timeline and more, this title in the Kids Book of series is a tribute to more than 150 "greats" and their incredible accomplishments.
About the Author
Elizabeth MacLeod has written many children's books, including nine titles in the Snapshots Biography series, numerous titles in the Kids Can Read, Kids Books Of and Kids Can Do It series, Why Do Horses Have Manes?, What Did Dinosaurs Eat?, and Monster Fliers. She lives in Toronto.
John Mantha is an artist and illustrator. His books include The Kids Book of Canadian Firsts and The Kids Book of Canada's Railway. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.