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Table of Contents

Volume XI Number 4
October 15, 2004

Book Reviews
World Mama’s Home!
  Paul Vos Benkowski. Illustrated by Jennifer Herbert.
Review by Lisa M. Sykes.
Preschool / Ages 1-3.
   
World Oopsie! Ouchie!
  Adair Lara. Illustrated by Jennifer Herbert.
Review by Lisa M. Sykes.
Preschool / Ages 1-3.
   
Can The Penguin and the Pea.
  Janet Perlman.
Review by Helen Norrie.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Over in the Meadow: A Traditional Counting Rhyme.
  Jan Thornhill.
Review by Reesa Cohen.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Pocket Rocks.
  Sheree Fitch. Illustrated by Helen Flook.
Review by Denise Weir.
Preschool-grade 4 / Ages 4-9.
   
Can Police Officers. (Kids Can Read).
  Paulette Bourgeois. Illustrated by Kim LaFave.
Review by Linda Ludke.
Kindergarten-grade-3 /Ages 5-8.
   
Can Garbage Collectors. (Kids Can Read).
  Paulette Bourgeois. Illustrated by Kim LaFave.
Review by Linda Ludke.
Kindergarten-grade-3 /Ages 5-8.
   
Can Franklin’s Pumpkin. (Kids Can Read).
  Sharon Jennings. Illustrated by Robert Penman, Sasha McIntyre, Jelena
Sisic and Shelley Southern.
Review by Luella Sumner.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Rescuing Einstein’s Compass.
  Shulamith Levey Oppenheim. Illustrated by George Juhasz.
Review by Lori Walker.
Grades 1-4 / Ages 6-9.
   
Can Catching Spring. (Orca Young Readers).
  Sylvia Olsen.
Review by Julie Hunt.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can Stuart Goes to School.
  Sara Pennypacker. Illustrated by Martin Matje.
Review by Pat Fay.
Grades 2-4 / Ages 7-9.
   
Can Maria Chapdelaine.
  Louis Hémon. Illustrated by Rajka Kupesic.
Review by Helen Norrie.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.
   
Can Digging Canadian Dinosaurs.
  Rebecca L. Grambo. Illustrated by Dianna Bonder.
Review by Janice Foster.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Famous Native North Americans. (Native Nations of North America).
  Bobbie Kalman and Molly Aloian.
Review by Lori Walker.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
   
Can Life of the Navajo. (Native Nations of North America).
  Amanda Bishop and Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Lori Walker.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
   
Can Nations of the Northwest Coast. (Native Nations of North America).
  Kathryn Smithyman and Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Lori Walker.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
   
Can Multicultural Meals. (Kid Power).
  Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 3-9 / Ages 8-14.
   
Can Delicious Desserts. (Kid Power).
  Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 3-9 / Ages 8-14.
   
Can I’ve Got an Idea.
  Eric Walters.
Review by Georgie Perigny.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Just for Kicks. (Sports Stories; 69).
  Robert Rayner.
Review by Deborah Mervold.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can The Girls’ Spa Book: 20 Dreamy Ways to Relax and Feel Great. (Girl Zone).
  Mary Wallace and Jessica Wallace. Photography by Mary Wallace.
Illustrated by Claudia Dávila.
Review by Julie Chychota.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can The Bone Flute.
  Patricia Bow.
Review by Christy Goerzen.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can How Baseball Works. (How sports work).
  Keltie Thomas. Illustrated by Greg Hall.
Review by Glenys Martin.
Grades 4-9 / Ages 9-14.
   
Can Wolf Pack.
  Edo van Belkom.
Review by Lisa Doucet.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can The Mob. (Feather and Bone).
  Clem Martini.
Review by Michelle Warry.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Terror 9/11. (New Series Canada).
  Doug Paton. Illustrated by Matt Melanson.
Review by Tanus Tosh McNeill.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Women Explorers: One Hundred Years of Courage and Audacity. (Amazing Stories).
  Helen Y. Rolfe.
Review by Val Ken Lem.
Grades 5-10/ Ages 10-15.
   
Can I Came as a Stranger: The Underground Railroad.
  Bryan Prince.
Review by Greg Bak.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.
   
Can Hearts of Gold: Stories of Courage, Dedication and Triumph from Canadian Olympians.
  Lorne Zeiler.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 7-12 / Ages 12-17.
   
Can Mountain Men: Frontier Adventurers Alone Against the Wilderness. (Legends series).
  Tony Hollihan.
Review by Tom Chambers.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   

Video Reviews

Can Cuckoo, Mr. Edgar!
  Pierre M. Trudeau (Director). Pierre M. Trudeau and Pierre-Michel Tremblay (Script writers). Thérèse Descary. (Producer).
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
   
Can Operation Cuckoo.
  Pierre M. Trudeau (Director & script writer). Jean-Jacques Leduc. (Producer).
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
   
Can Chris Hinton: Before and After.
  Review by Deborah L. Begoray.
Grades 5 and up / Ages 10 and up.
   
Can The Weight of the World.
  Glynis Whiting (Writer & Director). Tracey Friesen (NFB Producer).
Michael Allder (CBC Producer). Michael Allder (CBC Executive Producer). Rina Fraticelli and Graydon McCrea (NFB Executive Producers).
David Suzuki (Narrator).
Review by Lisa O'Hara.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can Law and Disorder: Animated Justice.
  Review by Joanne Peters.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.
   

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