Monique Polak

Monique Polak is the author of more than thirty books for young people. She is the three-time winner of the Quebec Writers' Federation Prize for Children's and YA Literature for her novels Hate Mail, What World is Left and Room for One More. In addition to teaching at Marianopolis College in Montreal, Monique is a freelance journalist whose work has appeared in Maclean's Magazine, the Montreal Gazette and other Postmedia newspapers. She is also a columnist on ICI Radio-Canada's Plus on est de fous, plus on lit! In 2016, Monique was the CBC/Quebec Writers' Federation inaugural writer-in-residence. Monique lives in Montreal.

Books by Monique Polak

Lucas enjoys his status as a troublemaker on the school bus until the consequences become serious.
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In this high-interest novel for middle readers, Daniel is forced to examine his own behavior after the teasing of a classmate gets out of hand.
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Tim loves his job at the family pet store, but he questions his father's leadership when a bird is stolen at a public event.
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Tabitha is thrilled to be attending a summer forensics camp, especially when she gets the opportunity to use her newfound skills to solve a real-life mystery in this novel for middle readers.
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Jordie has a hard time going to school with a cousin who has autism.
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While a home invader terrorizes the city, Josh finds himself sneaking into other people's houses.
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This nonfiction book encourages teens to stand up for equality and speak out against injustice.
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At his new job taking care of guard dogs, Justin discovers that the working dogs are being mistreated.
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Mandy is thrilled to spend the summer at a Montreal circus camp, but she is forced to face her fears when another aerialist is killed in a fall.
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In this high-interest novel for young readers, Eric and his friends learn about gender equality when they attend a new high school with a strict dress code.
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Ani’s faith is tested when her mother is paralyzed, her younger sister starts having sex and questions arise about the identity of Ani’s father.
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In this high-interest accessible novel for teen readers, Pete has to pull the most important prank of his life.
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Enlivened by personal stories, Passover illuminates and celebrates how ancient Jewish traditions are kept alive in the modern world in this work of nonfiction for middle readers.
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A photographic board book that focuses on family coming together to celebrate the Jewish festival of Passover.
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A photographic board book that focuses on family coming together to celebrate the Jewish festival of Passover.
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In this novel for middle readers, a group of young teens gather for Grief Camp, where they confront their feelings and try to understand how grief affects everyone differently.
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In this early chapter book, Angelica is mistaken for a princess on her way to summer camp.
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In this illustrated early chapter book, Angelica is mistaken for a junior reporter at her local newspaper.
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In this illustrated early chapter book, Angelica allows a new friend to believe she is a part-time lion trainer in training.
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Franklin has to learn to cope with life's challenges without setting illegal fires.
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A teen actress gets involved with an older director, whose explosive temper and controlling behavior threaten to destroy her life.
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Tessa gets caught tagging and ends up in an alternative school where boxing is a big part of the program.
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Noah spends a school term in George River, in Quebec's far north, trying to understand the Inuit culture, which he finds both threatening and puzzling.
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This novel for middle readers takes place in a Japanese internment camp in China in WWII, where thirteen-year-old Gwen follows the Girl Guide code in order to survive.
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In this novel for teen readers, a Dutch Jewish teenager is sent to a "model" concentration camp with her family.
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Part of the nonfiction Orca Think series for middle-grade readers, this illustrated book explores why we work and why people around the world end up in the jobs, careers and professions they do.
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