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Michaëlle Jean  Cover Image Book Book

Michaëlle Jean / Terry Barber.


Michaëlle Jean and her family fled Haiti to escape Duvalier's regime. She came to Canada as a refugee. Michaëlle worked as a journalist and broadcaster. When Michaëlle was 48 years old, her life changed. Michaëlle was asked to be Canada's Governor General.

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  • ISBN: 9781926583396 :
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Edmonton : Grass Roots Press, ©2012.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Readers with CD. (CD in Lansdowne copy only.)
Kimberley copy has a CD included
Formatted Contents Note:
Refugees -- Hard times -- Hard work -- Journalist -- Governor General -- Goodbyes -- A woman of action.
Target Audience Note:
Fry reading level grade: 2.
CLB level: 3,4,5.
Action Note:
Committed to retain 20170101 20321231 COPPUL SPAN Monograph
Subject: Jean, Michaëlle, 1957-
Governors general > Canada > Biography.
High interest-low vocabulary books.
Journalists > Canada > Biography.
Readers for new literates.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Decoda Literacy Library.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Decoda Literacy Library 921 J43b 2012 (Text) 35410000005025 General Collection Volume hold Available -
Decoda Literacy Library 921 J43b 2012 c.2 (Text) 35410000065441 General Collection Volume hold Available -

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