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Table of Contents

Volume XI Number 2
September 17, 2004

Book Reviews
Can The Three Hedgehogs.
  Javier Sáez Castán.
Review by Sylvia Pantaleo.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 3-7.
Can James the Dancing Dog.
  Linda Maybarduk. Illustrated by Gillian Johnson.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 4-6.
Can Goodbye to Griffith Street.
  Marilynn Reynolds. Illustrated by Renné Benoit.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.
Can On the Night of the Comet.
  Lena Coakley. Illustrated by Leslie Elizabeth Watts.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
World Roger, the Jolly Pirate.
  Brett Helquist.
Review by Catherine Hoyt.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
Can Mr. Maxwell’s Mouse.
  Frank Asch. Illustrated by Devin Asch.
Review by Sylvia Pantaleo.
Preschool-grade 5 / Ages 5-10.
Can Take Me Out To the Ball Game.
  Maryann Kovalski.
Review by Alison Mews.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
Can Fox on the Ice.
  Tomson Highway. Illustrated by Brian Deines.
Review by Wayne Serebrin.
Kindergarten-grade 4 / Ages 5-9.
Can The Field Mouse Collection: Two Plays: The Field & Mouse.
  Clem Martini.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Kindergarten-grade 6 / Ages 5-11.
World The Inuit. (Indians of the Americas).
  Suzanne M. Williams.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.
Can The Sorcerer’s Letterbox.
  Simon Rose.
Review by Michelle Warry.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
Can The Mystery of the Frozen Brains.
  Marty Chan.
Review by Jane Bridle.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
Can Fantastic Feats and Failures.
  Editors of Yes Mag. Illustrated by Jane Kurisu.
Review by Lori Walker.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
Can Penelope: Christmas Reunion. (Our Canadian Girl).
  Sharon E. McKay.
Review by Kristin Butcher.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
Can Marie-Claire: Angels in Winter. (Our Canadian Girl).
  Kathy Stinson.
Review by Kristin Butcher.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
Can Dogstar.
  Beverley Wood and Chris Wood.
Review by Christy Goerzen.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
Can Jabberwocky. (Visions in Poetry).
  Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Stéphane Jorisch.
Review by Lorraine Douglas.
Grades 4 and up / Ages 9 and up.
Can Last Chance Bay.
  Anne Laurel Carter.
Review by Kristin Butcher.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
Can The Star-Glass.
  Duncan Thornton.
Review by Michelle Warry.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
Can Scholastic Dinosaurs A to Z: The Ultimate Dinosaur Encyclopedia.
  Don Lessem. Illustrated by Jan Sovak.
Review by Val Ken Lem.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
Can Rapid Ray: The Story of Ray Lewis.
  John Cooper.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 6-10 / Ages 11-15.
Can Rebel Women: Achievements Beyond the Ordinary. (Amazing Stories).
  Linda Kupecek.
Review by Grace Sheppard.
Grades 6 and up / Ages 11 and up.
Can Truth and Lies.
  Norah McClintock.
Review by Betsy Fraser.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
Can Racing Fear. (SideStreets).
  Jacqueline Guest.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
Can Samuel de Champlain: Father of New France. (The Quest Library, 22).
  Francine Legaré. Translated by Jonathan Kaplansky.
Review by Tom Chambers.
Grades 7-11 / Ages 12-16.
Can B for Buster.
  Iain Lawrence.
Review by Ian Stewart.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
Can Susanna’s Quill.
  Julie Johnston.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
Can Chasing Shadows. (A Shelby Belgarden Mystery).
  Valerie Sherrard.
Review by Joanne Peters.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.

Video Reviews

Can Women and Men Unglued.
  Katherine Gilday. (Writer & Director). Germaine Ying Gee Wong. (Producer).
Review by Denise Weir.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
Can Bearing Witness: Robert Coley-Donogue.
  Dan Curtis (Director). Jim Osborne (Writer). Pierre Lapointe & Adam Symansky (Producers).
Review by Cathy Vincent-Linderoos.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.



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