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Table of Contents

Volume IX Number 10
January 17, 2003

Book Reviews

Can The Aboriginal Alphabet for Children.
  Evelyn Ballantyne. Illustrations by J. Marleen Ross and Norah Head.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 4-6.
Can Go Home, River.
  James Magdanz. Illustrated by Dianne Widom.
Review by Catherine Hoyt.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
Can Yesterday’s Santa and the Chanukah Miracle.
  Sarah Hartt-Snowbell. Illustrated by Patty Gallinger.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-9.
Can Thanks Aunt Zelda! Thank-You Cards for Kids to Craft.
  Cynthia MacGregor. Illustrated by Anouk Pérusse-Bell.
Review by Lorraine Douglas.
Grades 1-4 / Ages 6-9.
Can Benny Bensky and the Giant Pumpkin Heist.
  Mary Borsky. Illustrated by Linda Hendry.
Review by Gillian Martin Noonan.
Grades 1-5 / Ages 6-10.
Can Halloween Crafts.
  Huguette Kirby. Translated by Jane Brierley. Photographs by Milan/Dominique Chauvet.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 1-6 / Ages 6-11.
Can A Creepy Case of Vampires. (Barnes and the Brains).
  Kenneth Oppel. Illustrated by Sam Sisco.
Review by Gillian Martin Noonan.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
Can The Naked Lady.
  Ian Wallace.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.
Can The Invisible Enemy.
  Marthe Jocelyn. Illustrated by Abby Carter.
Review by Kristin Butcher.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
Can A Goal in Sight. (Sports Stories, 56).
  Jacqueline Guest.
Review by Deborah Mervold.
Grades 3-8 / Ages 8-13.
Can Weird Nature: An Astonishing Exploration of Nature’s Strangest Behavior.
  John Downer.
Review by Gillian Richardson.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.
Can Hallelujah Handel. (Classical Kids).
  Douglas Cowling. Illustrated by Jason Walker.
Review by Alison Mews.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.
Can Scared Sarah. (New Beginnings).
  Mary Alice Downie. Illustrated by Muriel Wood.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
Int The Gold Diggers Club.
  Karen Rivers.
Review by Liz Greenaway.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
Can Tess.
  Jocelyn Reekie.
Review by Lisa Doucet.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 12-15.
Can Night Horse. (Mustang Mountain Series #3).
  Sharon Siamon.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.
Can Canada and the Nobel Prize: Biographies, Portraits and Fascinating Facts.
  Harry Black.
Review by Tom Chambers.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
Can A Singing Bird Will Come: Naomi in Hong Kong.
  Karmel Schreyer.
Review by Kristin Butcher.
Grades 7-11 / Ages 12-16.
Can Beyond the Dance: A Ballerina’s Life.
  Chan Hon Goh and Cary Fagan.
Review by Janice Linton.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.
Can Wilfrid Laurier: A Pledge for Canada. (The Quest Library, 17).
  Roderick Stewart.
Review by Alexander Gregor.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.
Can The Firefly Encyclopedia of Insects and Spiders.
  Christopher O’Toole, ed.
Review by Gillian Richardson.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
Can Living History Chronicles.
  Gwilym Jones.
Review by Alexander Gregor.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
Can While I Was Hunting.
  Len Dickinson.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.

Professional Reading

Can Literature Circles: Tools and Techniques to Inspire Reading Groups.
  Warren Rogers and Dave Leochko.
Review by Deborah L. Begoray.

Video Review

Can The Tree That Remembers.
  Masoud Raouf (Director and Animator). Sally Bochner & Ravida Din (Producers).
Review by Frank Loreto.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.


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