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The Hollow Tree
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Table of Contents
Volume V Number 19
May 21, 1999

Book Reviews

canJessica Takes Charge.
Linda LaRose. Illustrated by Leanne Franson.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.

intNorthwest Animal Babies.
Andrea Helman. Photographs by Art Wolfe.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.

canadaA Visit from St. Nicholas.
Clement C. Moore. Illustrated by Kim Fernandes.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.

cdnCrazy for Canada.
Noa Schwartz. Illustrated by Mick Beaumont and Susan Tebutt.
Review by Joan Payzant.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.

intChameleons are Cool.
Martin Jenkins. Illustrated by Sue Shields.
Review by Lesley Beckett Balcom.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.

cdnBaboo: The Story of Sir John A. Macdonald's Daughter.
Ainslie Manson. Illustrated by Bill Wand.
Review by Lorraine Douglas.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.

canThe Newest and Coolest Dinosaurs.
Phillip J. Currie & Colleayn O. Mastin. Illustrated by Jan Sovak.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.

canThe TV Book: Talking Back to Your TV.
Shelagh Wallace. Illustrated by Lorraine Tuson and Brian Bean. Activities guide by Chris M. Worsnop.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 4-9 / Ages 9-14.

cdnConcise Historical Atlas of Canada.
William G. Dean, Conrad E. Heidenreich, Thomas F. McIlwraith & John Warkentin (Editors). Geoffrey J. Matthews & Byron Moldofsky (Cartographers).
Review by Alexander Gregor.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.

cdnCreating the Mosaic: A Celebration of Canadian Children's Culture.
Review by Helen Norrie.

Video Reviews

cdnSunrise Over Tiananmen Square.
Shui-Bo Wang (Director). Donald McWilliams and Barrie Angus McLean (Producers).
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.

cdnMoments of History: Canada Vignettes.
Review by Ian Stewart.
Grade 2 and up / Ages 7 and up.

cdnTwixt Heaven and Earth.
Donna Caruso (Director & Producer). Joe MacDonald (Producer).
Review by Betsy Fraser.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.


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