The Storekeeper

People in early Canada depended on the storekeeper to sell items they could not make or grow on their farms.  Storekeepers sold goods out of a tent until a store could be built from logs.  Learn more about the challenges storekeepers faced in The Storekeeper, a book in the Early Canadians series.


Publisher: Weigl Educational Publishers, Ltd.

Publication Date: Fall 2013

Pages: 24

Age Range: 6-10 years


In this excellent introductory non-fiction text, students learn many important aspects of the storekeeper’s life and role in Canada’s early communities. Highly recommended. CM Magazine, March 21, 2014

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