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Table of Contents
Volume V Number 20
June 4, 1999

Book Reviews

Marie Torres Cimarusti. Illustrated by Stephen Peterson.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 2-4.

cdnDirty Dog Boogie.
Loris Lesynski.
Review by Joan Payzant.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.

cdnThe Miss Meow Pageant.
Richardo Keens-Douglas. Illustrated by Marie Lafrance.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.

cdnThe Butterflies' Promise.
Julie Ovenell-Carter. Illustrated by Kitty Macaulay.
Review by Irene Gordon.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.

intW is for World: A Round-the-World ABC.
Kathryn Cave.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.

canA Ghost in the Attic.
Suzan Reid. Illustrated by Susan Gardos.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.

Bernice Thurman Hunter.
Review by Joan Simpson.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.

cdnMind Power: ESP and Other Psychic Mysteries.
Sandra Collier.
Review by Thomas Knutson.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.

canGhost Liners: Exploring the World's Greatest Lost Ships.
Robert D. Ballard & Rick Archbold. Illustrated by Ken Marschall.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 4 and up / Ages 9 and up.

cdnWhat will the Robin do then? Winter Tales.
Jean Little.
Review by Alison Mews.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.

Video Reviews

cdnMountain Splendour.
Douglas Steele (Director). Albert Karvonen & Jerry Krepakevich (Producers).
Review by Betsy Fraser.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.

cdnCircles: It's about Justice. It's about Healing.
Shanti Thakur (Director). Mark Zannis (Producer).
Review by Joanne Peters.
Grade 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.


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