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National Child Day

November 20th is National Child Day. The date marks the occasion when Canada adopted the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC). Outlines the basic human rights for children and youth. http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/ncd-jne/index-eng.php

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For every child

text adapted by Caroline Castle ; foreword by Desmond M. Tutu. |

This child, every child

written by David J. Smith ; illustrated by Shelagh Armstrong. |

We are all born free

illustrated by John Burningham ... [et al.]. -- |

Stand up, speak out

editors from the first meeting, Selda Altun ... [et al.] ; editors from the second meeting, Jabran Ali ... [et al.] ; the virtual editors, Tom Burke ... [et al.] ; project director and senior editor, Julian Olivier. |

One world, one day

Barbara Kerley. -- |

A life like mine

[UNICEF (NY) consultant, Arati Rao ; senior editor, Amanda Rayner ; foreword by Harry Belafonte]. |

Children of war

Deborah Ellis. -- |

Five thousand years of slavery

Marjorie Gann and Janet Willen. -- |