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Table of Contents

Volume XII Number 5
October 28, 2005

Book Reviews
Can Three Tall Trees.
  David Weale. Illustrated by Dale McNevin.
Review by Alison Mews.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 3-8.
   
Can Shout, Show and Tell! (Green Bananas).
  Kate Agnew. Illustrated by Lydia Monks.
Review by Stacie Edgar.
Preschool-Grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Hoppy Birthday, Jo-J! (Green Bananas).
  Pippa Goodhart. Illustrated by Georgie Birkett.
Review by Stacie Edgar.
Preschool-Grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can The Sandcastle Contest.
  Robert Munsch. Illustrated by Michael Martchenko.
Review by Christina Neigel.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Doggie in the Window.
  Elaine Arsenault. Illustrated by Fanny.
Review by Catherine Hoyt.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Mixed Beasts, or A Miscellany of Rare and Fanastic Creatures.
  Kenyon Cox. Illustrated by Wallace Edwards.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Preschool and up / Ages 4 and up.
   
Can The Nutcracker.
  Karen Kain. Illustrated by Rajka Kupesic.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Kindergarten and up / Ages 5 and up.
   
Can Frogs and Other Amphibians. (What Kind of Animal Is It?).
  Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Birds of All Kinds. (What Kind of Animal Is It?).
  Rebecca Sjonger & Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Animals Called Mammals. (What Kind of Animal Is It?).
  Bobbie Kalman & Kristina Lundblad.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Animals Called Fish. (What Kind of Animal Is It?).
  Kristina Lundblad & Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Reptiles of all Kinds. (What Kind of Animal Is It?).
  Kelley MacAulay & Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Many Kinds of Animals. (What Kind of Animal Is It?).
  Molly Aloian & Bobbie Kalman.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 1-2 / Ages 6-7.
   
Can Lilly Makes a Friend. (First Novels, 29).
  Brenda Bellingham. Illustrated by Clarke MacDonald.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Robyn’s Party in the Park. (First Novels, No. 31).
  Hazel Hutchins. Illustrated by Yvonne Cathcart.
Review by Caitlin Fralick.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Lilly’s Special Gift. (First Novels, No. 32).
  Brenda Bellingham. Illustrated by Clarke MacDonald.
Review by Caitlin Fralick.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Discover Space. (Kids Can Read).
  Cynthia Pratt Nicolson. Illustrated by Bill Slavin.
Review by Lori Walker.
Grade 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can Discover the Planets. (Kids Can Read).
  Cynthia Pratt Nicolson. Illustrated by Bill Slavin.
Review by Lori Walker.
Grade 1-3 / Ages 6-8.
   
Can 101 Cool Canadian Jokes.
  Erin O’Connor. Illustrated by Bill Dickson.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.
   
Can The Kids’ Horse Book.
  Sylvia Funston.
Review by Janice Foster.
Grades 2-7 / Ages 7-12.
   
Can The Kids Book of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada.
  Diane Silvey. Illustrated by John Mantha.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can Lost Goat Lane.
  Rosa Jordan.
Review by Kristin Butcher.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can Now You See Them, Now You Don’t. (On the Run, #3).
  Gordon Korman.
Review by Marina Cohen.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.
   
Can The Highwayman. (Visions in Poetry).
  Alfred Noyes. Illustrated by Murray Kimber.
Review by Lorraine Douglas.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can The Sower of Tales.
  Rachna Gilmore.
Review by Libby McKeever.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Canada Moves West: An Omnibus. (Pierre Berton’s History for Young Canadians).
  Pierre Berton.
Review by Val Ken Lem.
Grades 5-10 / Ages 10-15.
   
Can Thirst.
  Catherine Taylor.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.
   
Can Four Steps to Death.
  John Wilson.
Review by Rita Rebizant.
Grades 6-10 / Ages 11-15.
   
Can Home Before Dark.
  Jo Hammond.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
   
Can Dead and Gone.
  Norah McClintock.
Review by Rita Rebizant.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
   
Can Split. (SideStreets).
  Lori Weber.
Review by Georgie Perigny.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
   
Can Ceiling Stars. (SideStreets).
  Sandra Diersch.
Review by Susan Rose.
Grades 7-12 / Ages 12-17.
   
Can The Klondike Quest: A Photographic Essay, 1897-1899.
  Pierre Berton.
Review by Ronald J. Hore.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.
   
Can Rancour.
  James McCann.
Review by Ann Ketcheson.
Grades 8-10 / Ages 13-15.
   
Can Every Move. (SideStreets).
  Peter McPhee.
Review by Joan Marshall.
Grades 8-11 / Ages 13-16.
   
Can Growing Up With a Positive Outlook (And Having Fun Too!).
  Virginia Sperl. Illustrated by Angie Zubrin.
Review by Linda Ludke.
Grades 8-11 / Ages 13-16.
   
Can At Risk. (SideStreets).
  Jacqueline Guest.
Review by Joanne Peters.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
   
Can Canadian Spies and Spies in Canada: Undercover at Home & Abroad. (Great Canadian Stories).
  Peter Boer.
Review by Thomas F. Chambers.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
   
Can Canadian Crimes & Capers: A Rogue’s Gallery of Notorious Escapades. (Great Canadian Stories).
  Angela Murphy.
Review by Thomas F. Chambers.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
   
Can On the Game. (SideStreets).
  Monique Polak.
Review by Christina Pike.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   

 

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