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The Hollow Tree
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Table of Contents
Volume V Number 16
April 9, 1999

Book Reviews

intFive Little Piggies.
David Martin. Illustrated by Susan Meddaugh.
Review by Lesley Beckett Balcom.
Preschool-Kindergarten / Ages 2-5.

intLet's Look at Patterns.
(Let's Look At Series).
Nicola Tuxworth.
Review by Shannon Nesdoly.
Preschool-Kindergarten / Ages 2-5.

canThe Strongest Man This Side of Cremona.
(Northern Lights for Children Series).
Georgia Graham. Illustrated by Georgia Graham.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.

cdnThe Racing Worm Brothers.
Gary Barwin. Illustrated by Kitty Macaulay.
Review by Alison Mews.
Kindergarten-grade 2 / Ages 5-7.

cdnJan's Big Bang.
Monica Hughes. Illustrated by Carlos Friere.
Review by Brian Rountree.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.

cdnWhat the Aztecs Told Me.
Krystyna Libura, Claudia Burr & Maria Cristina Urrutia.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.

cdnGraveyards of the Dinosaurs: What It's Like to Discover Prehistoric Creatures.
(I Was There Series).
Shelley Tanaka. Illustrated by Alan Barnard, Mark Hallett & John Sibbick.
Review by Val Nielsen.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.

cdnThe No-Boys Club.
Ho Che Anderson.
Review by Betsy Fraser.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.

cdnThe 6th Grade Nickname Game.
Gordon Korman.
Review by Liz Greenaway.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.

cdn Celebrating Our Cultures: Language Arts Activities for Classroom Teachers.
Barbara Dumoulin and Sylvia Sikundar.
Review by Gail Hamilton.

Video Reviews

canForgotten Warriors: The Story of Canada's Aboriginal War Veterans.
Loretta Todd (Director), Carol Geddes, Michael Doxtater, Jerry Krepakevich (Producers).
Review by Ian Stewart.
Grades 9-12 / Ages 14-17.

canBorn Hutterite.
Bryan Smith (Director), Graydon McCrea, Dale Phillips, Bryan Smith, Jim Warner, Jerry Krepakevich (Producers).
Review by Katie Cook.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.


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