Wandering Wenda R: The Ride of the Raspberry Ripple Rancheros

Our rail-riding heroes are at Red Rock Station to help Red Ruby protect the Raspberry Ripple from rustler Rattlesnake Rip.
  • 2017
  • 00:08:40
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/04/2017

Anne Remorse is the Poison of Life

When Diana's little sister becomes deathly ill in the middle of the night while their parents are away, a frightened Diana runs to Anne for help. The Blythe farm sees grave change.
  • 2017
  • 00:44:08
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 05/17/2017

CBC Drama Special Romeo and Juliet

The excitement of live theatre comes to the screen in this special Stratford production of Shakespeare's classic love story. Romeo and Juliet meet and fall in love at a masked ball, but their love is doomed by an ancient and unreasonable grudge between their families. Stratford director Richard Monette has set the play in the time of Mussolini's Fascist Italy, ...
  • 1993
  • 02:42:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Wandering Wenda S: The Saga of Skipper Saltysocks and the Singing Sea Serpent

Our super splendid heroes try to save a sea serpent from being snatched by Scottish sea captain, Skipper Saltysocks.
  • 2017
  • 00:08:40
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/26/2017

Bookaboo Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam: The Cat Burglar with Bruce Greenwood New

Bookaboo and Star Trek legend Bruce Greenwood go to the ends of the earth to share the wonderfully funny story Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam: The Cat Burglar.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:10
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/08/2018

Bookaboo Silly Billy with Patrick Chan New

Bookaboo and world champion ice skater Patrick Chan share a story about how a little boy overcomes his worries with the help of his grandma.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:08
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/12/2018

Bookaboo Sir Lilypad with Michael Sheen New

Movie star Michael Sheen stops by the Bookabus to share the hilarious story called Sir Lilypad, about a little frog on a quest to become a knight.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/18/2017

The Canadian Experience Sisters in the Wilderness

In England, they had been rising literary stars: educated, cultured and refined. They were hopelessly unprepared for life in the rough-and-tumble new colony, where it was a wrenching struggle simply to survive. And yet, despite illness and poverty, and at times near starvation, the two women never stopped writing, leaving an unparalleled record of life in early Canada. Their story ...
  • 2003
  • 01:27:06
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Bookaboo Slug Needs a Hug with Hannah Simone New

Bookaboo and fabulously talented New Girl actress Hannah Simone share a story about a slug that needs a hug!
  • 2016
  • 00:11:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/18/2017

Ideas Standing for Africa: The Ideas of Chinua Achebe

In 1958, the Nigerian writer Chinua Achebe published one of the first African novels to become an international bestseller in English. His work tells the story of the colonial experience from the perspective of the colonized. He discusses his ideas with CBC producer Sheyfali Saujani.
  • 2000
  • 00:54:30
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/03/2014