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News and Awards
1998 Governor General's Winners.
The Hollow Tree
A Child's Treasury of Nursery Rhymes

1998 Governor General's Literary Awards Nominees.

Governor General's Awards.
Retrospective look at Children's Literature Awards.

Canadian Library Association
1998 Book of the Year Award
Stephen Fair

Canadian Library Association
1998 Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator Award.
A Child's Treasury of Nursery Rhymes.

Canadian Children's Book Awards
Black History Books
Black History AV
Manitoba Writers and Illustrators

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Table of Contents
Volume VI Number 5
October 29, 1999

Book Reviews

cdnNo Dragons for Tea: Fire Safety for Kids (And Dragons).
Jean Pendziwol. Illustrated by Martine Gourbault.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 3 - 7.

intEerie McLeery. (Little Terror Series.)
Jan Burchett and Sara Vogler.
Review by Joan C. Simpson.
Grades 3 - 5 / Ages 8 - 10.

cdnThe Red Bandanna.
David John Smith.
Review by Liz Greenaway.
Grades 4 - 8 / Ages 9 - 13.

cdnSpecial Effects in Film and Television.
Jake Hamilton.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 4 - 8 / Ages 9 - 13.

cdnThe Journal of Etienne Mercier.
David Bouchard (Author and Narrator). Illustrated by Gordon Miller.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 4 and up / Ages 9 and up.

cdnMenace and Mischief.
Sylvia Gunnery.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5 - 7 / Ages 10 - 12.

cdnGrave Secrets.
Sylvia McNicoll.
Review by Betsy Fraser.
Grades 5 - 8 / Ages 10 - 13.

cdnThe Taker's Key.
Martine Bates.
Review by Tom Knutson.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.

intThe Wind in the Willows: The Classic Edition.
Kenneth Grahame. Illustrated by E. H. Shepard.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
All grades / All ages.

intTo Every Thing There is a Season: Verses from Ecclesiastes.
Leo and Diane Dillon.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
All grades / All Ages.

cdnRecognition Without Rewards. (Building Connections Series.)
Caren Cameron, Betty Tate, Daphne MacNaughton, Colleen Politano.
Review by Gail Hamilton.

Video Reviews
cdnMr. Bear's Song: The Art and Craft of Making a Book.
Elizabeth Walker (Director). George Johnson (Producer).
Review by Luella Sumner.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.

cdnJourney to Nunavut: Amarok's Song.
Ole Gjerstad & Martin Kreelak (Directors). Lucie Pageau, Malcolm Guy, Janice Epp & Ole Gjerstad (Producers).
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 6 - 12 / Ages 11 - 17.

cdnPacking Heat: Does Safety Come From the Barrel of a Gun?
Wendy Rowland (Director). Sally Bochner & Wendy Rowland (Producers).
Review by Luella Sumner.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.

cdnO'Siem: One Man's Powerful Journey of Healing.
Gillian Darling Kovanic (Director). George Johnson (Producer).
Review by Katie Cook.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.

cdnSurviving Death: Stories of Grief.
Elizabeth Murray (Director). Gillian Darling Kovanic (Producer).
Review by Luella Sumner.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.


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