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Table of Contents

Volume XIII Number 8
December 8, 2006

Book Reviews
   
Can The Couch Was a Castle. (A Ruth Ohi Picture Book).
  Ruth Ohi.
Review by Alison Mews.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 2-6.
   
Can A Clever Beatrice Christmas.
  Margaret Willey. Illustrated by Heather M. Solomon.
Review by Myra Junyk.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.
   
Can Who Likes the Snow? (Exploring the Elements).
  Etta Kaner. Illustrated by Marie Lafrance.
Review by Cheryl Archer.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 3-7.
   
Can Mia's Secret.
  Peter Ledwon. Illustrated by Peter Ledwon & Marilyn Mets.
Review by Jeannette Timmerman.
Preschool-grade 3 / Ages 4-8.
   
Can Sadie the Ballerina.
  Joan Betty Stuchner. Illustrated by Bruno St-Aubin.
Review by Karen Kiddey.
Kindergarten-grade 2 / Ages 5-7.
   
Can Zibby Payne & the Wonderful, Terrible Tomboy Experiment.
  Alison Bell.
Review by Tanya Boudreau.
Grades 1-3 / Ages 6-9.
   
Can The Wicked Slapshot.
  Irene Punt. Illustrated by Bojan Redzic.
Review by Laura Dodwell-Groves.
Grades 2-3 / Ages 7-8.
   
Can W is for Wind: A Weather Alphabet.
  Pat Michaels. Illustrated by Melanie Rose.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-10.
   
Can Junk Drawer Jewelry. (Kids Can Do It).
  Rachel Di Salle & Ellen Warwick. Illustrated by Jane Kurisu.
Review by Laura Dodwell-Groves.
Grades 3-5 / Ages 8-11.
   
Can The Kids Book of Canadian Immigration.
  Deborah Hodge. Illustrated by John Mantha.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-7 / Ages 8-12.
   
Can Shooting the Rapids. (HIP-JR.).
  Paul Kropp. Illustrated by Catherine Doherty.
Review by J.A.Greavett.
Grades 3-8 / Ages 8-13.
   
Can Chasing the Moon.
  Penny Chamberlain.
Review by Vikki VanSickle.
Grades 3-8 / Ages 8-13.
   
Can Cup Crazy. (Slapshots #4).
  Gordon Korman.
Review by Karen Rankin.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Bats in the Graveyard. (HIP-JR.).
  Sharon Jennings. Illustrated by Kalle Malloy.
Review by Janice Foster.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Secret Signs. (Orca Young Readers).
  Jacqueline Guest. Illustrated by June Lawrason.
Review by Marina Cohen.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Daniel Boone: Woodsman of Kentucky. (In the Footsteps of Explorers).
  John Zronik.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Radisson & des Groseilliers: Fur Traders of the North. (In the Footsteps of Explorers).
  Katharine Bailey.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Sir Walter Raleigh: Founding the Virginia Colony. (In the Footsteps of Explorers).
  Nancy Ward.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can Peary & Henson: The Race to the North Pole. (In the Footsteps of Explorers).
  Baron Bedesky.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 4-6 / Ages 9-11.
   
Can See No Evil. (Orca Currents).
  Diane Young.
Review by Maha Kumaran.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can The Complete Screech Owls. Volume 2.
  Roy MacGregor.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can A Season for Miracles: Twelve Tales of Christmas. (Dear Canada).
  Review by Mary Thomas.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can Stuff to Hold Your Stuff.
  Ellen Warwick. Illustrated by Bernice Lum.
Review by Jennifer Caldwell & Zahra Haq.
Grades 4-8 / Ages 9-13.
   
Can Gemini Summer.
  Iain Lawrence.
Review by Gregory Bryan.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Sundancer.
  Shelley Peterson. Illustrated by Marybeth Drake.
Review by Brianne Grant.
Grades 5-8 / Ages 10-13.
   
Can Daredevil Club (Orca Currents).
  Pam Withers.
Review by Todd Kyle.
Grades 5-9 / Ages 10-14.
   
Can Son of Interflux.
  Gordon Korman.
Review by Ruth Latta.
Grades 5-10 / Ages 10-15.
   
Can Carew.
  J.C. Mills.
Review by Libby McKeever.
Grades 5-10 / Ages 10-15.
   
Can Chelsea's Ride. (Not Just Proms & Parties).
  Patricia G. Penny.
Review by Alicia Jinkerson.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.
   
Can McGonigle Scores!
  Leslie McFarlane.
Review by Jonine Bergen.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.
   
Can Not a Trace. (A Chloe and Levesque Mystery).
  Norah McClintock.
Review by Christina Pike.
Grades 7-10 / Ages 12-15.
   
Can 1212: Year of the Journey.
  Kathleen McDonnell.
Review by Betty Klassen.
Grades 8 and up / Ages 13 and up.
   
Can Feeding at Nine.
  R.P. MacIntyre.
Review by Shannon Ozirny.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
   
Can Shenzhen: A Travelogue from China.
  Guy Delisle.
Review by Danya David.
Grades 9 and up / Ages 14 and up.
   
Can What Happened This Summer.
  Paul Yee.
Review by Diana Wilkes.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   
Can i-ROBOT Poetry.
  Jason Christie.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.
   

Professional Review

   
Can Asking Better Questions. 2nd. ed.
  Norah Morgan & Juliana Saxton.
Review by Brian Lewthwaite.
   

CD-ROM Review

   
Can Creatures: Exodus.
  Review by Julie Chychota.
Grades 3 and up / Ages 8 and up.
   

Audio CD & DVD Reviews

   
Can Pajama Party! Songs for Play Time, Story Time & Sleep Time.
  Mary Lambert.
Review by Ruth Scales McMahon.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 2-7.
   
Can Pajama Party!
  Mary Lambert.
Review by Ruth Scales McMahon.
Preschool-grade 2 / Ages 2-7.
   

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