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Table of Contents

Volume XII Number 15
March 31, 2006

Book Reviews
Can One Gray Mouse.
  Katherine Burton. Illustrated by Kim Fernandes.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 1-4.
   
Can This Little Light of Mine. (Raffi Songs to Read).
  Raffi. Illustrated by Stacey Schuett.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool / Ages 1-4.
   
Can Stanley's Wild Ride.
  Linda Bailey. Illustrated by Bill Slavin.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.
   
Can Wake Up, Henry Rooster!
  Margriet Ruurs. Illustrated by Sean Cassidy.
Review by Reesa Cohen.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 4-7.
   
Can Baby Porcupine.
  Aubrey Lang. Photography by Wayne Lynch.
Review by Ming Wong.
Kindergarten-grade 3 / Ages 5-8.
   
Can Travels with my Family.
  Marie-Louise Gay & David Homel.
Review by Vikki VanSickle.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.
   
Can Trouble on Tarragon Island. (The Tarragon Island Series, Bk 3).
  Nikki Tate.
Review by Mary Thomas.
Grades 3-8 / Ages 8-13.
   
Can Squirt! The Most Interesting Book You'll Ever Read about Blood. (Mysterious You).
  Trudee Romanek. Illustrated by Rose Cowles.
Review by Wendy Williams.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can Skydancer.
  Cathy Brown Murphy.
Review by Libby McKeever.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can William Lyon Mackenzie King: The Loner Who Kept Canada Together. (Canadian Prime Ministers Warts & All, #10).
  Nate Hendley. Illustrated by Jordan Klapman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can Life in a Medieval Monastery. (The Medieval World).
  Marc Cels.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Life on a Medieval Manor. (The Medieval World).
 

Marc Cels.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.

   
Can Arts and Literature in the Middle Ages. (The Medieval World).
  Marc Cels.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Science and Technology in the Middle Ages. (The Medieval World).
  Joanne Findon and Marsha Groves.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Medieval Myths, Legends, and Songs. (The Medieval World).
  Donna Trembinski.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Famous People of the Middle Ages. (The Medieval World).
  Donna Trembinski.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Medieval Projects You Can Do. (The Medieval World).
  Marsha Groves.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Medieval Law and Punishment. (The Medieval World).
  Donna Trembinski.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Medieval Medicine and the Plague. (The Medieval World).
  Lynne Elliot.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Manners and Customs in the Middle Ages. (The Medieval World).
  Marsha Groves.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can The Whole, Entire, Complete Truth. (A Sarah Martin Mystery).
  Caroline Rennie Pattison.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Injeanuity. (Planet Girl).
  Ellen Warwick. Illustrated by Bernice Lum.
Review by Lorraine Douglas.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Pirate's Passage.
  William Gilkerson.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Grades 6-8 / Ages 11-13.
   
Can Key to Aten. (The Aten Chronicles).
  Lynn Sinclair.
Review by Joan Marshall.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.
   
Can Knotting: Make Your Own Basketball Nets, Guitar Straps, Sports Bags
and More! (Kids Can Do It).
  Judy Ann Sadler.
Review by Fern Reirson.
Grades 6-11 / Ages 11-16.
   
Can East.
  Edith Pattou.
Review by Ronald J. Hore.
Grades 6 and up / Ages 11 and up.
   
Can Take Me Out of the Ball Game.
  Joe Campbell.
Review by Ronald J. Hore.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can We All Fall Down.
  Eric Walters.
Review by Jen Waters.
Grades 8-12 / Ages 13-17.
   
Can My Kind of Sad: What It's Like to be Young and Depressed.
  Kate Scowen. Illustrated by Jeff Szuc.
Review by Val Ken Lem.
Grades 8-12 / Ages 13-17.
   
Can All Sleek and Skimming: Stories.
  Lisa Heggum, ed.
Review by Darleen Golke.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can Running for Dave. (New Series Canada).
  Lori Jamison.
Review by Christina Pike.
Grades 9-12 / Ages 14-17.
   
Can Finnie Walsh.
  Steven Galloway.
Review by J. Lynn Fraser.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   
Can Midnight at the Dragon Café.
  Judy Fong Bates.
Review by Joan Marshall.
Grades 11 and up / Ages 16 and up.
   
   

Professional Reading

Can Get Writing! Creative Book-Making Projects for Children.
  Paul Johnson.
Review by Gregory Bryan.

Audio CD Reviews

Can Some Drum! (handsONmusicseries).
  Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 4-6.
   
Can String Things. (handsONmusicseries).
  Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 4-6.
   
Can Blast o' Brass. (handsONmusicseries).
  Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 4-6.
   
Can Where the Winds Blow. (handsONmusicseries).
  Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 4-6.

Video DVD Reviews

Can Winning.
  Catherine Annau (Writer & Director). Howard Hutton, Catherine Annau & Peter Starr (Producers).
Review by Frank Loreto.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   
Can Pieces of a Dream: A Story of Gambling.
  Michelle Wong (Writer & Director). Wendy Tout-Hill (Associate Producer & Director). Bonnie Thompson & Jerry D. Krepakevich (Producers). Graydon McCrea (Executive Producer).
Review by Frank Loreto.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   

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