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Table of Contents

Volume XX Number 41
June 20, 2014

Book Reviews
Can The Lovely Duckling. (Tadpoles: Fairytale Twists).
  Penny Dolan. Illustrated by David Boyle.
Review by Teresa Iaizzo.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 2-6.
Can Franklin’s Rocket Team. (Franklin and Friends).
  Caitlin Drake Smith.
Review by Claire Perrin.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 3-6.
Can Peach Girl.
  Raymond Nakamura. Illustrated by Rebecca Bender.
Review by Reesa Cohen.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
Can Bear on the Homefront.
  Stephanie Innes & Harry Endrulat. Illustrated by Brian Deines.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Kindergarten-grade 4 / Ages 5-9.
Can The Big Bad Blackout. (Judy Moody & Stink).
  Megan McDonald. Illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds.
Review by Kate Hachborn.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
Can Swordspell. (Frogspell, bk. 4).
  C. J. Busby. Illustrated by David Wyatt.
Review by Meredith Harrison-Lim.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.
Can The Elevator Ghost.
  Glen Huser.
Review by Todd Kyle.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
Can Prove It, Josh.
  Jenny Watson.
Review by Shelbey Krahn.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
Can Circle of Cranes.
  Annette LeBox.
Review by Rebecca King.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
Can Jacky the Brave.
  Jim Sellers.
Review by Stacey Matson.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
Can Moon of the Goddess.
  Cathy Hird.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 5-10 / Ages 10-15.
Can The Shadow Mother.
  Seán Virgo. Illustrated by Javier Serrano Pérez.
Review by Janet Eastwood.
Grades 6-8 / Ages 11-13.
Can Old Bones. (A Casey Templeton Mystery).
  Gwen Molnar.
Review by Susie Wilson.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
Can Stupid. (SideStreets).
  Kim Firmston.
Review by Karen Boyd.
Grades 7-11 / Ages 12-16.
Can The Night is Found. (The Magdeburg Trilogy, Book Three).
  Kat Kruger.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 8-10 / Ages 13-15.
Can Sophie, In Shadow.
  Eileen Kernaghan.
Review by Kris Rothstein.
Grades 8-11 / Ages 13-16.
Can Game Plan.
  Natalie Corbett Sampson.
Review by Joan Marshall.
Grades 8-11 / Ages 13-16.
Can Playing with Matches.
  Suri Rosen.
Review by Kris Rothstein.
Grades 8-12 / Ages 13-17.
Can Slated. (Slated Trilogy Book One).
  Teri Terry.
Review by Andrew Laudicina.
Grades 8-12 / Ages 13-17.
Can Fractured. (Slated Trilogy Book Two).
  Teri Terry.
Review by Andrew Laudicina.
Grades 8-12 / Ages 13-17.


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