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Table of Contents

Volume XXIV Number 8
October 27, 2017

Book Reviews
Can Canada 123.
  Paul Covello.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 1-3.
Can Goodnight, Hockey Fans.
  Andrew Larson. Illustrated by Jacqui Lee.
Review by Amber Allen.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 3-6.
Can Only in My Hometown.
  Angnakuluk Friesen. Illustrated by Ippiksaut Friesen. Translated by Jean Kusugak.
Review by Kelsey Sukich.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.
Can Cinderella and the Furry Slippers.
  Davide Call. Illustrated by Raphaelle Barbanègre.
Review by Tamara Opar.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.
Can Mr. Crum’s Potato Predicament.
  Anne Renaud. Illustrated by Felicita Sala.
Review by Johanna Beaumont.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
Can Yak and Dove.
  Kyo Maclear. Pictures by Esmé Shapiro.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
Can Jon’s Tricky Journey: A Story for Inuit Children with Cancer and Their Families.
  Patricia McCarthy. Illustrated by Hwei Lim.
Review by Chloe Humphreys.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
Can Whispers of Mermaids and Wonderful Things: Children’s Poetry and Verse from Atlantic Canada.
  Sheree Fitch & Anne Hunt, Eds.
Review by Inderjit Deogun.
Kindergarten and up / Ages 5 and up.
Can Black Gold. (Orca Echoes).
  Sara Cassidy. Illustrated by Helen Flook.
Review by Danielle Wing.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
Can My Grandmother Ironed the King’s Shirts. (National Film Board of Canada Collection).
  Torill Kove.
Review by Reesa Cohen.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.
Can Dolores Huerta: Advocate for Women and Workers. (Remarkable Lives Revealed).
  Linda Barghoorn.
Review by Alison Schroeder.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
Can The Snake Mistake Mystery. (The Great Mistake Mysteries, Book 3).
  Sylvia McNicoll.
Review by Mary Thomas.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
Can Bad Shot. (Sports Stories).
  Sylvia Taekema.
Review by Andrea Boyd.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
Can Stick Pick. (Sports Stories).
  Steven Sandor.
Review by Mary Harelkin Bishop.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
Can After Many Years: Twenty-One “Long-Lost” Stories.
  L. M. Montgomery. Selected & Edited by Carolyn Strom Collins & Christy Woster.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.
Can Stealth of the Ninja. (The Submarine Outlaw Series, Vol. 8).
  Philip Roy.
Review by Kim Aippersbach.
Grades 7-11 / Ages 12-16.
Can POV. (Orca Limelights).
  Ted Staunton.
Review by Karen Rankin.
Grades 8-10 / Ages 13-15.
Can The Hundredth Queen.
  Emily R. King.
Review by Jonine Bergen.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
Can Zero Repeat Forever. (The Nahx Invasions, Bk. I).
  G. S. Prendergast.
Review by Rob Bittner.
Grades 9-12 / Ages 14-17.
Professional Reading
Can Making Sense: Education: A Student’s Guide to Research and Writing. 2nd. Ed. (The Making Sense Series).
  Margot Northey, Kristen Ferguson & Jon G. Bradley.
Review by Jo-Anne Naslund.


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