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Table of Contents
Volume V Number 21
June 18, 1999

Book Reviews

cdnMy Leaf's Sweater.
Mike Leonetti. Illustrated by Sean Thompson.
Review by Alison Mews.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.

Old Timers: The One That Got Away!
Noa Schwartz. Illustrated by Erica Vipond.
Review by Joan Payzant.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.

Robert Bateman and Rick Archbold.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.

cdnOne Magical Summer.
Nancy L. M. Russell.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.

canSew Your Own Bean Bag Friends: Everything You Need But the Beans.
Jill Bryant. Illustrated by chum mcleod.
Review by Lorraine Douglas.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.

cdnWhose Bright Idea Was It? True Stories of Invention.
Larry Verstraete.
Review by Brian Rountree.
Grades 3-8 / Ages 8-13.

intA Klutz Guide Series.
Backyard Stars: A Guide For Home and the Road.
The Best Paper Airplanes You'll Ever Fly.
Glove Compartment Scavenger Hunt.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.

canOf Two Minds.
Carol Matas and Perry Nodelman.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-7 / Ages 10-12.

cdnThe Tramp Room.
Nancy-Lou Patterson.
Review by Mary Thomas.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.

cdnWhat If . . .? Amazing Stories Selected by Monica Hughes.
Monica Hughes (ed.)
Review by Darleen Golke.
Grades 6 and up / Ages 11 and up.

Video Reviews

cdnUrban Elder.
Robert S. Adams (Director). Robert S. Adams & Peter Starr (Producers).
Review by Joanne Peters.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.

cdnStrangers in the House: Television and Our Children.
Marke Slipp and Penny Ritco (Directors). Penny Ritco and Jerry Krepakevich (Producers).
Review by Elizabeth Greenaway.
Grade 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.


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