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Table of Contents
Volume VI Number 17
April 28, 2000

Book Reviews

intBoomer's Big Surprise.
Constance W. McGeorge. Illustrated by Mary Whyte.
Review by Emily Walters Gregor.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 3 - 7.

intLucy Cousin's Big Book of Nursery Rhymes.
Illustrated by Lucy Cousins.
Review by Susan Fonseca.
Preschool - grade 3 / Ages 2 - 8.

cdnOne Duck.
Hazel Hutchins. Illustrated by Ruth Ohi.
Review by Helen Arkos.
Kindergarten - grade 3 / Ages 5 - 8.

Teddy Jam. Illustrated by Harvey Chan.
Review by Carol McDougall.
Grades 2 - 4 / Ages 7 - 9.

canThe Secret Life of Fairies.
Penelope Larkspur. Illustrated by Leslie Elizabeth Watts.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 3 - 6 / Ages 8 - 11.

cdnNative Crafts: Inspired by North America's First Peoples. (Kids Can Do It series).
Maxine Trottier. Illustrated by Esperanca Melo.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.

cdnSky Lake Summer.
Peggy Dymond Leavey.
Review by Joan Marshall.
Grades 4 - 6 / Ages 9 - 11.

canFree Throw. (Sports Stories, 34).
Jacqueline Guest.
Review by Audrey Cormier.
Grades 5 - 8 / Ages 10 - 13.

cdnPopul Vuh: A Sacred Book of the Maya.
Victor Montejo (Reteller). Translated by David Unger. Illustrated by Luis Garay.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.

cdnSports Stories Series.
Courage on the Line.
Mikayla's Victory.
Cynthia Bates.
Review by Audrey Cormier.
Grades 6 - 8 / Ages 11 - 13.

cdnBeing With Henry.
Martha Brooks.
Review by Jennifer L. Branch.
Grades 6 - 9 / Ages 11 - 14.

canThe Lady at Batoche.
David Richards.
Review by Ruth Scales McMahon.
Grades 8 - 12 / Ages 13 - 17.

cdnChanging Jareth.
Elizabeth Wennick.
Review by Kristin Butcher.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.

canThe Dream Where the Losers Go.
Beth Goobie.
Review by Sandra Vincent.
Grades 10 - 12 / Ages 15 - 17.

cdnUnder Her Skin.
Donna Caruso.
Review by Joanne Peters.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.

Video Reviews
cdn Chimpanzees of Uganda. (Champions of the Wild Series).
Andrew Gardner (Director). Christian Bruyere (Producer). Michael Chechik (Executive Producer).
Review by Luella Sumner.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.

cdn Rosies of the North.
Kelly Saxberg (Director). Joe MacDonald (Producer).
Review by Joan Payzant.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.


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