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Table of Contents

Volume XVII Number 15
December 10, 2010

Book Reviews
Can Baby's Lullaby.
  Jill Barber. Illustrated by Hilda Rose.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Birth-age 3.
Can Put Me in a Book! (Tell Me a Story).
  Robert Munsch. Illustrated by Michael Martchenko.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
Can Sending You Sammy.
  Sarah Butland.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Kindergarten-grade 2 / Ages 5-7.
Can In Front of My House.
  Marianne Dubuc.
Review by Keith McPherson.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
Can Sparkler.
  Carolyn Millard. Illustrated by Teri Flemming.
Review by Kim Aippersbach.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
Can Filthy Franny and the 4 Faery Fleas.
  M. W. Penn. Illustrated by Mike Linton.
Review by Aileen Wortley.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
Can Then It Rained.
  Crystal J. Stranaghan. Illustrated by Rosa Espadaler.
Review by Tristin Burrows.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
Can It's Not About the Rose! (Easy-to-Read Wonder Tales).
  Veronika Martenova Charles. Illustrated by David Parkins.
Review by Robert Groberman.
Grades 1-4 / Ages 6-9.
Can Dollars and Sense: Developing Good Money Habits. (Slim Goodbody's Life Skills 101).
  John Burstein.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.
Can Manners Please! Why It Pays to be Polite. (Slim Goodbody's Life Skills 101).
  John Burstein.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.
Can Past Tense: Healthy Ways to Manage Stress. (Slim Goodbody's Life Skills 101).
  John Burstein.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.
Can Speak Up! Communicating. (Slim Goodbody's Life Skills 101).
  John Burstein.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.
Can Winning Gold: Canada's Incredible 2002 Olympic Victory in Women's Hockey. (Recordbooks).
  Lorna Schultz Nicholson.
Review by Julie Chychota.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
Can Animals That Changed the World.
  Keltie Thomas.
Review by Barb Taylor.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
Can No Small Victory.
  Connie Brummel Crook.
Review by Kris Rothstein.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
Can How Football Works. (How Sports Work).
  Keltie Thomas. Illustrated by Stephen MacEachern.
Review by Todd Kyle.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
Can Three Little Dreams: Dream 1 Of Night and of Flight; Dream 2 Of Dragons and Drowse; Dream 3 Of Sleep and of Sheep.
  Thomas Aquinas Maguire.
Review by Natalie Schembri.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
Can Shipwrecks, Monsters, and Mysteries of the Great Lakes.
  Ed Butts.
Review by Suzanne Pierson.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
Can Cyclist BikeList: The Book for Every Rider.
  Laura Robinson. Illustrated by Ramón K. Pérez.
Review by Alison Mews.
Grades 4 and up / Ages 9 and up.
Can The Food Bank Mystery.
  Leuba Franko.
Review by Mary Thomas.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
Can Knifepoint. (Orca Soundings).
  Alex Van Tol.
Review by Vasso Tassiopoulos.
Grades 7-12 / Ages 12-17.
Can Mind Gap. (Keystone).
  Marina Cohen.
Review by Tanya Boudreau.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.
Can Crescent Star.
  Nicholas Maes.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 8-11 / Ages 13-16.
Can What My Father Gave Me: Daughters Speak.
  Melanie Little, ed.
Review by Chris Laurie.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
Can The Worst Thing She Ever Did.
  Alice Kuipers.
Review by Jan Sahibzada.
Grades 9-12 / Ages 14-17.


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