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Volume V Number 5
October 30, 1998

Book Reviews

cdnOonga Boonga.
Frieda Wishinsky. Illustrated by Michael Martchenko.
Review by Alison Mews.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 3 - 7.

cdnDeer, Moose, Elk and Caribou.
Deborah Hodge. Illustrated by Pat Stephens.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Kindergarten - grade 4 / Ages 5 - 9.

cdnBig Trucks, Big Wheels.
Petrina Gentile, Bobbie Kalman & Marc Crabtree.
Review by Irene Gordon.
Kindergarten - grade 5 / Ages 5 - 10.

cdnBirds That Don't Fly. (Birds Up Close Series).
Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Shannon Nesdoly.
Kindergarten - grade 5 / Ages 5 - 10.

cdnBeaver the Gardener.
Lars Klinting.
Review by Alison Mews.
Grades 1 - 2 / Ages 6 - 7.

cdnThe Nose from Jupiter.
Richard Scrimger.
Review by Cheryl Archer.
Grades 3 - 7 / Ages 8 - 12.

intStep Into Ancient Egypt (Step into Series).
Philip Steele.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3 - 7 / Ages 8 - 12.

intStep into the Roman Empire (Step into Series).
Philip Steele. Jenny Hall (consultant).
Review by Janice Foster.
Grades 4 - 8 / Ages 9 - 13.

intCreeps from the Deep.
Leighton R. Taylor. Photographs by Norbert Wu.
Review by Janice Foster.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.

cdnGood-bye Marianne: A Story of Growing Up in Nazi Germany.
Irene N. Watts.
Review by Mary Thomas.
Grades 4 - 7 / Ages 9 - 12.

cdnBeans on Toast.
Shirley Hrdlitschka.
Review by Cheryl Archer.
Grades 5 - 8 / Ages 10 - 13.

cdnJaney's Girl.
Gayle Friesen.
Review by Darleen Golke.
Grades 6 and up / Ages 11 and up.

cdn Love Taps.
Annie O'Donoghue (Director), Jennifer Torrance (Producer).
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.

cdn Someone to Talk to: Peer Helping in High School.
Annie Ilkow (Director), Judith Merritt (Producer).
Review by Katie Cook.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.


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