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The Hollow Tree
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Table of Contents
Volume V Number 15
March 26, 1999

Book Reviews

intLet's Look at Kitchen. (Let's Look At Series).
Nicola Tuxworth.
Review by Shannon Nesdoly.
Preschool-Kindergarten / Ages 2-5.

intThe Cheerios Counting Book.
Barbara Barbieri McGrath. Illustrated by Rob Bolster and Frank Mazzola, Jr.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool-grade 1 / Ages 4-6.

intA Song of Colors.
Judy Hindley. Illustrated by Mike Bostock.
Review by Helen Arkos.
Kindergarten-grade 8 / Ages 5-13.

cdnRose by Night.
Mireille Levert.
Review by Jennifer Johnson.
Grades 1-5 / Ages 6-10.

cdnGetting Rid of Mr. Ribitus.
Alison Lohans. Illustrated by Barbara Hartmann.
Review by Liz Greenaway.
Grades 2-5 / Ages 7-10.

cdnBuilding Together Series.
Building a Solitaire Game and a Peg Board, Vol. I.
Building a Shelf and a Bike Rack, Vol. II.
Ken Ainsworth.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3-6 / Ages 8-11.

cdnJaney's Choice.
Bernice Thurman Hunter.
Review by Valerie Nielsen.
Grades 4-7 / Ages 9-12.

Shelley Hrdlitschka.
Review by Thomas Knutson.
Grades 6-9 / Ages 11-14.

cdnThis Land: A Cross-Country Anthology of Canadian Fiction for Young Readers.
Kit Pearson.
Review by Alison Mews.
Grades 7-9 / Ages 12-14.

Video Reviews

canBarbed Wire and Mandolins.
Nicola Zavaglia (Director), Sam Grana (Producer).
Review by Ian Stewart.
Grades 9-12 / Ages 14-17.

canNo Turning Back: The Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples.
Greg Coyes (Director), Carol Geddes, Michael Doxtater, Jerry Krepakevich (Producers).
Review by Katie Cook.
Grades 10 and up / Ages 15 and up.


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