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Table of Contents

Volume XIII Number 18
April 27, 2007


Book Reviews
   
Can Bella and the Bunny.
  Andrew Larsen. Illustrated by Kate Endle.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Preschool-kindergarten / Ages 3-5.
   
Can The List.
  Hazel Hutchins. Illustrated by Maria van Lieshout.
Review by Ellie Contursi.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.
   
Can Class Clown.
  Robert Munsch. Illustrated by Michael Martchenko.
Review by Jonine Bergen.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 3-8.
   
Can Pepere Played the Fiddle.
  Linda Ducharme.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can The Aunts Come Marching.
  Bill Richardson. Illustrated by Cynthia Nugent.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Skunks for Breakfast: Based on a True Story.
  Lesley Choyce. Illustrated by Brenda Jones.
Review by Robert Groberman.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud. (Read Me a Poem).
  William Wordsworth. Illustrated by Sami Suomalainen.
Review by Ellen Heaney.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can The End.
  David LaRochelle. Illustrated by Richard Egielski.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Grades 1-5 / Ages 6-10.
   
Can Sea Monsters.
  Stephen Cumbaa. Illustrated by Margot Thompson.
Review by Laura Dodwell-Groves.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can Australian Outback Food Chains. (Food Chains).
  Bobbie Kalman & Hadley Dyer.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can Rainforest Food Chains. (Food Chains).
  Molly Aloian & Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can Savanna Food Chains. (Food Chains).
  Bobbie Kalman & Hadley Dyer.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can Wetland Food Chains. (Food Chains).
  Bobbie Kalman & Kylie Burns.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can For the Love of Field Hockey. (For the Love of Sports).
  Jennifer Hurtig.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can For the Love of Curling. (For the Love of Sports).
  Annalise Bekkering.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can The Amazing Spider-Man Pop-Up. (MARVEL COMICS True Believers Retro Character Collection, #1).
  Marvel Comics.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.
   
Can Once Upon a Full Moon.
  Elizabeth Quan.
Review by Carolyn Crippen.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Racing for Diamonds. (Orca Young Readers).
  Anita Daher.
Review by Brianne Grant.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.
   
Can Torrie & the Snake-Prince.
  K.V. Johansen. Illustrated by Christine Delezenne.
Review by Georgie Perigny.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Kids Who Rule: The Remarkable Lives of Five Child Monarchs.
  Charis Cotter.
Review by Myra Junyk.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can The Book of Vampire. (The Salt & Pepper Chronicles, #4).
  David A. Poulsen.
Review by Marina Cohen.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can Creature Catchers.
  Lisa Smedman. Illustrated by Alisa Baldwin.
Review by Mary Thomas.
Grades 5-7 / Ages 10-12.
   
Can At Vimy Ridge: Canada's Greatest World War I Victory.
  Hugh Brewster.
Review by Thomas F. Chambers.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Baboon: A Novel.
  David Jones.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Hypnotized. (Orca Currents).
  Don Trembath.
Review by Kallie George.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can From Boneshakers to Choppers: The Rip-Roaring History of Motorcycles.
  Lisa Smedman.
Review by David Ward.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Finding Elmo. (Orca Currents).
  Monique Polak.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 5-10 / Ages 10-15.
   
Can The Whale People. (Junior Canadian Classic).
  Roderick Haig-Brown.
Review by Todd Kyle.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.
   
Can Runnerland.
  John Burns.
Review by Pam Klassen-Dueck.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.
   
Can Strike a Pose: The Planet Girl Guide to Yoga.
  Karen Birkemoe. Illustrated by Heather Collett.
Review by Jen Waters.
Grades 6-10 / Ages 11-15.
   
Can Pure Spring.
  Brian Doyle.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can The View From a Kite.
  Maureen Hull.
Review by Darleen Golke.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
   

Pamphlet

   
Can A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles.
  Eileen Van der Flier-Keller.
Review by Reece Steinberg.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
   

Audio CD

   
Can Island, Book One: Shipwreck. Unabridged edition.
  Gordon Korman. Narrated by Holter Graham.
Review by Marina Cohen.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   

DVD & Video Reviews

   
Can Puppet Palooza.
  Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
   
Can Aruba.
  Hubert Davis (Writer & Director). David Miller, Sam McLaren & Hubert Davis (Producers).
Review by Jocelyn A. Dimm.
Grades 7 & up / Ages 12 & up.
   
Can First Stories: Volume 1.
 

Ervin Chartrand (Writer & Director). Joe MacDonald (Producer).
Review by Gail de Vos.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.

   
Can The Bicycle: Fighting AIDS With Community Medicine.
  Katerina Cizek (Writer & Director). Gerry Flahive (Producer). Silva Basmajian (Executive Producer).
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   
Can Prisoners of Beckett.
  Michka Saäl (Writer & Director). Éric Michel & Joanne Carrière (NFB Producers).
Review by Jocelyn A. Dimm.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   
Can The Man Who Waited.
  Theodore Ushev. (Director). Susan Fuda, R. Bruce Johnson & Marc Bertrand (Producers).
Review by Joanne Peters.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.
   

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