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Table of Contents

Volume XIV Number 5
October 26, 2007

Book Reviews

   
Can My Green Book.
  Kathy Knowles.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 1-4.
   
Can My Red Book.
  Kathy Knowles.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 1-4.
   
Can My Blue Book.
  Kathy Knowles.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 1-4.
   
Can My Yellow Book.
  Kathy Knowles.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 1-4.
   
Can What Am I?
  Linda Granfield. Illustrated by Jennifer Herbert.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-kindergarten / Ages 2-5.
   
Can The Bannock Book.
  Linda Ducharme.
Review by Barbara McMillan.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Ryan Heshka's ABC Spook Show.
  Ryan Heshka.
Review by Sandi Harrison.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
   
Can A Growling Place.
  Thomas Aquinas Maguire.
Review by Catherine Howett.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
   
Can Such a Prince.
  Dan Bar-el. Illustrated by John Manders.
Review by Sylvia Pantaleo.
Kindergarten-grade 4 / Ages 5-9.
   
Can A Star for Christmas.
  Trisha Romance.
Review by Laura E. Ludtke.
Kindergarten-grade 5 / Ages 5-10.
   
Can Franklin and the Duckling. (Kids Can Read).
  Sharon Jennings. Illustrated by Sean Jeffrey, Sasha McIntyre & Jelena Sisic.
Review by Shari Klassen.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Franklin and the Stopwatch. (Kids Can Read).
  Sharon Jennings. Illustrated by Sean Jeffrey, Sasha McIntyre & Jelena Sisic.
Review by Shari Klassen.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Lilly and the Snakes. (First Novels; 37).
  Brenda Bellingham. Illustrated by Clarke MacDonald.
Review by Sandi Harrison.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Campfire Morgan (First Novels; 38).
  Ted Staunton. Illustrated by Bill Slavin.
Review by Sandi Harrison.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Listen Up! Alexander Graham Bell's Talking Machine. (Step into Reading. Step 3 Book).
  Monica Kulling. Illustrated by Richard Walz.
Review by Gail Hamilton;
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Alexander Graham Bell. (Kids Can Read).
  Elizabeth MacLeod. Illustrated by Andrej Krystoforski.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Otu Goes to Sea.
  Noreen Mian. Photos by Kathy Knowles.
Review by Marilynne V. Black.
Grades 2-6 / Ages 7-11.
   
Can Hot Dog and Bob and the Exceptionally Eggy Attack of the Game Gators: Adventure #4.
  L. Bob Rovetch. Illustrated by Dave Whamond. Review by Karen Rankin.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.
   
Can Did You Invent the Phone Alone, Alexander Graham Bell? (Science SuperGiants).
  Melvin & Gilda Berger. Illustrated by Brandon Dorman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.
   
Can Birds of Prey: An Introduction.
  Robert Bateman with Nany Kovacs.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Elijah of Buxton.
  Christopher Paul Curtis.
Review by Joan Marshall.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can Emville Confidential.
  Don Trembath.
Review by Leanne Strang.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can Scholastic Canada Book of Hockey Lists.
  Paul Romanuk. Illustrated by Bill Dickson.
Review by Tanya Boudreau.
Grades 4 and up / Ages 9 and up.
   
Can Darkwing.
  Kenneth Oppel.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Grades 5-10 / Ages 10-15.
   
Can Wild Weather: The Truth Behind Global Warming.
  Reese Halter.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.
   
Can Out of the Cold. (A Robyn Hunter Mystery).
  Norah McClintock.
Review by Libby McKeever.
Grades 6-10 / Ages 11-15.
   
Can The Arrival.
  Shaun Tan.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Grades 6 and up / Ages 11 and up.
   
Can The Big Red Horse: The Story of Secretariat and the Loyal Groom Who Loved Him.
  Lawrence Scanlan. Photos by Raymond Woolfe.
Review by Todd Kyle.
Grades 6 and up / Ages 11 and up.
   
Can Belinda's Obsession. (Not Just Proms & Parties).
  Patricia G. Penny.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.
   
Can Karin's Dilemma. (Not Just Proms & Parties).
  Patricia G. Penny.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.
   
Can Responsible. (Orca Soundings).
  Darlene Ryan.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.
   
Can The Burning Time.
  Carol Matas.
Review by Betty Klassen.
Grades 8-10 / Ages 13-15.
   
Can Wild Thing. (Lawrence High Yearbook Series; 1).
  David A. Poulsen.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Grades 8-11 / Ages 13-16.
   
Can Blind Date. (Lawrence High Yearbook Series; 2).
  David A. Poulsen.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Grades 8-11 / Ages 13-16.
   
Can Apart.
  R.P. MacIntyre & Wendy MacIntyre.
Review by Lisa Doucet.
Grades 8-11 /Ages 13-16.
   
Can Canada's War Grooms and the Girls Who Stole Their Hearts.
  Judy Kozar.
Review by J. Lynn Fraser.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can Growing Up Hockey: The Life and Times of Everyone Who Ever Loved the Game.
  Brian Kennedy.
Review by Thomas F. Chambers.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can Rootless But Green Are the Boulevard Trees.
  Uma Parameswaran.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   

Professional Reading

   
Can Creating Caring Schools: Peace-Promoting Activities for All Seasons.
  Hetty van Gurp.
Review by Gary Babiuk.
   

Video & DVD Reviews

   
Can Mystical Brain: Scientists Meet Spirituality Head-On.
  Isabelle Raynauld (Director). Colette Loumède (Producer).
Review by Frank Loreto.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   

 



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