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Table of Contents

Volume XX Number 4
September 27, 2013

Book Reviews
Can Old Bear.
  Jane Hissey.
Review by Willow Moonbeam.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 3-6.
Can The Pocket Mommy.
  Rachel Eugster. Illustrated by Tom Goldsmith.
Review by Linda Ludke.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 3-6.
Can Little Jack Horner Live From the Corner.
  Helaine Becker. Illustrated by Mike Boldt.
Review by Roxy Garstad.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.
World What the Snakes Wrote.
  Hazel Hutchins. Art by Tina Holdcroft.
Review by Carla Epp.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.
Can Ella and the Balloons in the Sky.
  Danny Appleby. Illustrated by Lauren Pirie.
Review by Inderjit Deogun.
Kindergarten-grade 2 / Ages 5-7.
Can Learn All About Soccer Coloring and Activity Book. (The World’s Game).
  Al Huberts. Illustrated by Frank Bailey.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 1-4 / Ages 6-9.
Can Justine McKeen and the Bird Nerd. (Orca Echoes).
  Sigmund Brouwer. Illustrated by Dave Whamond.
Review by Robert Groberman.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
Can Piracy. (Crabtree Chrome).
  Lynn Peppas.
Review by Ian Stewart.
Grades 2-7 / Ages 7-12.
Can Secret Signs. (Mystery Files).
  James Bow.
Review by Janice Foster.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
Can Eyefoods for Kids: A Tasty Guide to Nutrition and Eye Health.
  Laurie Capogna & Barbara Pelletier.
Review by Michelle Brown.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
Can Athlete vs. Mathlete.
  W. C. Mack.
Review by Stephanie Johnson.
Grade 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
Can Topspin. (Orca Sports).
  Sonya Spreen Bates.
Review by Chris Laurie.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
Can The Path of Names.
  Ari Goelman.
Review by Jonine Bergen.
Grades 5-7 / Ages 10-12.
Can Pandemic Survival: It’s Why You’re Alive.
  Ann Love & Jane Drake. Illustrated by Bill Slavin.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 5-7 / Ages 10-12.
Can Real Mermaids Don’t Wear Toe Rings.
  Hélène Boudreau.
Review by Tanya Boudreau.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
Can Amelia and Me.
  Heather Stemp.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.
World Who I’m Not.
  Ted Staunton.
Review by Karen Boyd.
Grades 6-10 / Ages 11-15.
Can Urgle.
  Meaghan McIsaac.
Review by Andrew Laudicina.
Grades 6-11 / Ages 11-16.
Can Tampered. (Orca Currents).
  Michele Martin Bossley.
Review by B. MacDougall.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.
World Millions for a Song.
  André Vanasse. Translated by Christelle Morelli and Susan Ouriou.
Review by Jenice Batiforra.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.
Can Warriors.
  Barbara Galler-Smith & Josh Langston.
Review by Ronald Hore.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
Can Rose Under Fire.
  Elizabeth Wein.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
Can The Goddaughter’s Revenge. (Rapid Reads).
  Melodie Campbell.
Review by Christina Pike.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
Can So Much It Hurts.
  Monique Polak.
Review by Sarah Clark.
Grades 10-12 / Ages 15-17.
Can To a Distant Day: The Rocket Pioneers. (Outward Odyssey: A People’s History of Spaceflight).
  Chris Gainor.
Review by Thomas F. Chambers.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.


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