CM 
	logo

grey line authors

grey line books

grey line media

grey line search

grey line back issues

grey line cmarchive

grey line CM home


Featured Profiles:

Caroline  Pignat

Caroline Pignat

Bev Katz Rosenbaum

Bev Katz Rosenbaum

Hadley Dyer

Hadley Dyer

View all Profiles

News and Awards

Canadian Children's Book Centre

The Canadian Illustrated Books Project

2007 Governor General's Literary Awards

PIKA

CM Board

CM Editor
Dave Jenkinson
jenkinso@cc.umanitoba.ca  

CM Web Managers
Tracey Keryluk
tracey_keryluk@umanitoba.ca

Peter Tittenberger
peter_tittenberger@umanitoba.ca

Sophie Walker
sophiewalker@winnipeg.ca

CM Chair, Management Board
John Tooth
John.Tooth@gov.mb.ca

 

Other Board members

 

Table of Contents

Volume XV Number 1
August 29, 2008

Book Reviews
   
Can Time is When.
  Beth Gleick. Illustrated by Marthe Jocelyn.
Review by Alison Mews.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 3-6.
   
Can The Little Toy Shop.
  Frances Wolfe.
Review by Helen Norrie.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 3-8.
   
Can Can Anybody Hear Me?
  Jessica Meserve.
Review by Tristin Burrows.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.
   
Can Stanley at Sea.
  Linda Bailey. Illustrated by Bill Slavin.
Review by Helen Norrie.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Oloyou.
  Teresa Cárdenas. Illustrated by Margarita Sada.
Review by Ruth McMahon.
Preschool-grade 5 / Ages 4-10.
   
Can Beaver Steals Fire: A Salish Coyote Story.
  Confederated Salish & Kootenay Tribes. Illustrated by Sam Sandoval.
Review by Gail de Vos.
Kindergarten-grade 4 / Ages 5-9.
   
Can Time Twister: Journal #3 of a Cardboard Genius.
  Frank Asch.
Review by Anna Swanson.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can Skate Freak. (Orca Currents).
  Lesley Choyce.
Review by Maha Kumaran.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.
   
Can One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference.
  Katie Smith Milway. Illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes.
Review by Danya David.
Grades 2 and up / Ages 7 and up.
   
Can Max the Magnificent. (Max-a-Million; Book 1).
  Trina Wiebe. Illustrated by David Okum.
Review by Shannon Ozirny.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.
   
Can Max the Business Man. (Max-a-Million; Book 4).
  Trina Wiebe. Illustrated by David Okum.
Review by Shannon Ozirny.
Grades 3-4 / Ages 8-9.
   
Can The Dirt on Dirt.
  Paulette Bourgeois with Kathy Vanderlinden. Illustrated by Martha Newbigging.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Aztecs: Dress, Eat, Write, and Play Just Like the Aztecs. (Hands-On History).
  Fiona Macdonald.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Vikings: Dress, Eat, Write, and Play Just Like the Vikings. (Hands-On History).
  Fiona Macdonald.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can The Ancient Egyptians: Dress, Eat, Write, and Play Just Like the Egyptians. (Hands-On History).
  Fiona Macdonald.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Romans: Dress, Eat, Write, and Play Just Like the Romans. (Hands-On History).
  Fiona Macdonald.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can To Share One Moon.
  Ruowen Wang. Illustrated by Wei Xu & Xiaoyan Zheng.
Review by Deanne Coombs.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Fosta: Marathon Master. (True Horse Stories).
  Judy Andrekson. Illustrated by David Parkins.
Review by Tanya Boudreau.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Chantel's Quest for the Golden Sword.
  Oliver Neubert.
Review by Daphne Hamilton-Nagorsen.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
   
Can Science on the Loose: Amazing Activities and Science Facts You'll Never Believe.
  Helaine Becker. Illustrated by Claudia Dávila.
Review by Barbara McMillan.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
   
Can Jellaby.
  Kean Soo.
Review by Sylvia Pantaleo.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can Word Nerd.
  Susin Nielsen.
Review by Michelle Superle.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can Katie Be Quiet.
  Darcy Tamayose.
Review by Jen Waters.
Grades 5-7 / Ages 10-12.
   
Can X Doesn't Mark the Spot: Tales of Pirate Gold, Buried Treasure and Lost Riches.
  Ed Butts.
Review by Thomas F. Chambers.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can In a Flash. (Orca Currents).
  Eric Walters.
Review by Devon Greyson.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can War Brothers.
  Sharon McKay.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Yum: Your Ultimate Manual for Good Nutrition.
  Daina Kalnins. Illustrated by Paula Becker.
Review by Lizanne Eastwood.
Grades 5-10 / Ages 10-15.
   
Can Off to War: Voices of Soldiers' Children.
  Deborah Ellis.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.
   
Can Desperate Glory: The Story of WWI. (Stories of Canada).
  John Wilson.
Review by Thomas F. Chambers.
Grades 6-8 / Ages 11-13.
   
Can When Elephants Fight: The Lives of Children in Conflict in Afghanistan, Bosnia, Sri Lanka, Sudan and Uganda.
  Adrian Bradbury & Eric Walters.
Review by Marilynne V. Black.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.
   
Can Posing as Ashley.
  Kimberly Joy Peters.
Review by Lisa Doucet.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
   
Can Call Me Mimi.
  Francis Chalifour.
Review by Lisa Doucet.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
   
Can Withershins.
  Susan Rocan.
Review by Pam Klassen-Dueck.
Grades 7-12 / Ages 12-17.
   
Can The Curse of Akkad: Climate Upheavals That Rocked Human Hisory.
  Peter Christie.
Review by Val Ken Lem.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.
   
Can Daughter of War.
  Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
   
Can Paul Goes Fishing.
  Michel Rabagliati. Translated by Helge Dascher.
Review by Joanne Peters.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.
   

Professional Reading

Can Orca Currents Resource Guide.
  Susan Geye, Janice Reynolds & Kate Lane Hill.
Review by Joanne Peters.
   
Can Orca Soundings Resource Guide.
  Susan Geye & Janice Reynolds.
Review by Joanne Peters.


DVD Reviews

Can Flight From Darkness.
  Trevor Grant (Writer & Director). Don Copeland & Lynne Beck Copeman (Producers). Joe MacDonald (NFB Producer).
Review by Julie Chychota.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can This Is My Body: A Film By High School Girls.
  Lisa Negro and others (Directors). Leanne Levy (Producer).
Review by Frank Loreto.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   

New Editions


Now in Paperback

 



AUTHORS | TITLES | MEDIA REVIEWS | PROFILES | BACK ISSUES | SEARCH | CMARCHIVE | HOME

Copyright The Manitoba Library Association. Reproduction for personal use is permitted only if this copyright notice is maintained. Any other reproduction is prohibited without permission.

Published by
The Manitoba Library Association
ISSN 1201-9364
Hosted by the University of Manitoba.