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Table of Contents
Volume V Number 7
November 27, 1998

Book Reviews

intThe Gummi Bear Counting Book.
Lindley Boeghold. Illustrated by Pam Wall.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Preschool - Kindergarten / Ages 2 - 5.

cdnThe Lighthouse Dog.
Betty Waterton. Illustrated by Dean Griffiths.
Review by Lesley Balcom.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 3 - 7.

cdnMusic For the Tsar of the Sea.
Celia Barker Lottridge. Illustrated by Harvey Chan.
Preschool - grade 2 / Ages 4 - 7.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.

intThe Fox's Kettle.
Laura Langston. Illustrated by Victor Bosson.
Review by Joan Payzant.
Preschool - grade 3 / Ages 4 - 8.

intOh, Tucker!
Steven Kroll. Illustrated by Scott Nash.
Review by Liz Greenaway.
Preschool - grade 3 / Ages 3 - 8.

intMs. Sneed's Guide to Hygiene.
Dale Gottlieb.
Review by Irene Gordon.
Kindergarten - grade 4 / Ages 5 - 9.

cdnThe Good Companion.
Joan Skogan. Illustrated by Stephen McCallum.
Review by Gail Hamilton.
Grades 3 - 6 / Ages 8 - 11.

cdnBroken Shields.
Krystyna Libura, Claudia Burr and Maria Christina Urrutia. Translated by Patricia Aldana.
Review by Harriet Zaidman.
Grades 4 - 8 / Ages 9 - 13.

cdnPrairie Fire!
Bill Freeman.
Review by Betsy Fraser.
Grades 5 - 8 / Ages 10 - 13.

cdnWar of the Eagles.
Eric Walters.
Review by Darleen Golke.
Grades 7 - 10 / Ages 12 - 15.

cdnNorthern Dreamers: Interviews With Famous Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Writers.
Edo van Belkom.
Review by Dave Jenkinson.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.

cdnThe Only Outcast.
Julie Johnston.
Review by Darleen Golke.
Grades 7 and up / Ages 12 and up.


Roy McGregor
Gayle Friesen
Joe McLellan
Celia Lottridge


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