Search results for ‘Norman Jorgensen’
In Flanders Fields
Tells the story of a young homesick soldier who risks his life to cross No-Man's-Land and rescue a robin stuck on the barbed wire that separates the opposing armies. An eloquent counterpoint to the senselessness and inhumanity of...
The Last Viking
CBC Picture Book of the Year winner Norman Jorgensen teams up with illustrator James Foley on this fun picture book about a boy who outwits local bullies by channelling his inner Viking.
The Last Viking Returns
Josh is as brave as a Viking warrior. And not much can scare a Viking. Not even bullies. But the two littlest Vikings are so fearless they think they're invincible. When Pop takes the family to Viking World, the two littlest...
A Fine Mess
Michael Hardy and his friend, Woody Decker, are just ordinary teenage boys who happen to have a talent for creating disaster. It all begins when they accidentally fire a brick through a church window. And so a month of mayhem is...
Another Fine Mess
Michael and Woody have a serious knack for getting themselves in trouble, from exploding fire trucks, kidnapped garden gnomes, and serious wardrobe malfunctions, there is nothing these boys can't stuff up. Age 14+.
Jack's family is temporarily based on Rottnest Island during WWII, while his father helps build an air field. Jack and his best friend Banjo have the run of the island and a remarkable knack for getting into trouble - but as Jack...
The Call of the Osprey
A moving story of an old retired sea captain who rescues an abandoned paddle steamer and rebuilds it with the help of a young boy. Over several years the boat is gradually transformed and, although it is not always smooth sailing,...
In Flanders Fields
An eloquent counterpoint to the senselessness and inhumanity of war, this is the story of a young, homesick soldier who, on Christmas day, risks his life to cross no-man's land and rescue a robin caught on the barbed wire on one...