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Linda Granfield
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Table of Contents
Volume VII Number 10
January 19, 2001

Book Reviews

cdn Hard Working Wheels. (Mighty Wheels Series).
Debora Pearson. Illustrated by Chum McLeod.
Review by Helen Arkos.
Preschool - grade 1 / Ages 3 - 6.

canElliot's Shipwreck. (An Elliot Moose Story).
Andrea Beck.
Review by Helen Arkos.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 4 - 7.

intLittle Miss Spider.
David Kirk.
Review by Joan Payzant.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 4 - 7.

canPippin Takes a Bath. (Pippin and Mabel series).
K.V. Johansen. Illustrated by Bernice Lum.
Review by Catherine Hoyt.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 4 - 7.

canSimon's Disguise.
Gilles Tibo. Translated by Sheila Fischman.
Review by Gillian Noonan.
Preschool - grade 3 / Ages 4 - 8.

canAn Aardvark Flew an Airplane... and Other Silly Alphabet Rhymes.
David Dadson. Illustrated by Roy Condy.
Review by Catherine Hoyt.
Preschool - grade 6 / Ages 4 - 11.

can Quennu and the Cave Bear: A Prehistoric Tale.
Marie Day.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Kindergarten - grade 3 / Ages 5 - 8.

intHow Did I Begin?
Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 1 - 4 / Ages 6 - 9.

intVery Very Odd: A Picture Puzzle Adventure.
Geoff Kelly.
Review by Val Nielsen.
Grades 1 - 5 / Ages 6 - 10.

cdn The Best on Ice: The World's Top Figure Skaters.
Patty Cranston.
Review by Deborah Mervold.
Grades 2 - 5 / Ages 7 - 10.

canAlpaBasiCs Series.
The Earth from A to Z.
School from A to Z.
What is a Community?: from A to Z.
The Computer from A to Z.
Bobbie Kalman & John Crossingham.
Review by Janice Foster.
Grades 2 - 5 / Ages 7 - 10.

intTwinkle, Twinkle, Little Bat: Poems and Songs from Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass.
Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by John Tenniel.
Review by Luella Sumner.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.

canJeremy's War 1812.
John Ibbitson.
Review by Anne Letain.
Grades 4 - 8 / Ages 9 - 13.

canWeather: Frequently Asked Questions.
Valerie Wyatt. Illustrated by Brian Share.
Review by Liz Greenaway.
Grades 4 - 8 / Ages 9 - 13.

canMoon Landing: The Race for the Moon. (Discovery Series).
Carole Stott. Illustrated by Richard Bonson.
Review by Ruth McMahon.
Grades 4 - 9 / Ages 9 - 14.

canSimone Weil: Songs of Hunger and Love.
Sarah Klassen.
Review by Terry Vatrt.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.

Video Reviews

intA Place Called Chiapas.
Nettie Wild (Director). Nettie Wild, Kirk Tougas, Betsy Carson and Svend-Erik Eriksen (Producers).
Review by Katie Cook.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.

cdn Truth Merchants.
Kevin McMahon (Writer/Director). Michael McMahon and Gerry Flahive (Producers).
Review by Katie Cook.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.

cdn Sea Otters. (Champions of the Wild Series).
Chris Aikenhead (Director). Christian Bruyere (Producer). Michael Chechik (Executive Producer).
Review by Stephanie Yamniuk.
Grades 6 and up / Ages 11 and up.

cdn Pocket Desert: Confessions of a Snake Killer.
Teresa Marshall & Craig Berggold (Directors & Writers). George Johnson (Producer).
Review by Don Hamilton.
Grades 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.


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