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The Children’s Book Reviews are written by well known reviewers and published each Tuesday.

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November 29, 2013

Double Children's Book Review: Morgan on Ice and Who I'm Not by Ted Staunton

Morgan on Ice (Formac First Novels) Written by Ted Staunton Illustrated by Bill Slavin Formac…

November 28, 2013

Children's Book Review: Snowy Night

On a Snowy Night by Jean Little Illustrated by Brian Deines North Winds Press, 2013…

November 26, 2013

Children's Book Review: Oddrey and the New Kid

Oddrey and the New Kid Dave Whamond 978-1-926973-90-6 Owlkids Books September 15, 2013 Ages 4…

November 21, 2013

Children's Book Review: So Much it Hurts

Monique Polak 978-1-4598-0136-3 Orca Books Sept. 2013. 279 pp. Ages 13 and up. At seventeen,…

November 19, 2013

Children's Book Review: How to Curse in Hieroglyphics

Written by Lesley Livingston and Jonathan Llyr Storyboard illustrations by Steven Burley ISBN 978-014-318424-9 Puffin…

November 15, 2013

Children's Book Review: A History of Just About Everything

A History of Just About Everything: 180 Events, People and Inventions that Changed the World…

November 14, 2013

Children's Book Review: Pandemic Survival: It’s Why You’re Alive

By Ann Love and Jane Drake Illustrated by Bill Slavin 978-1-77049-268-4 Tundra Books August 2013…

November 12, 2013

Children's Book Review: This Little Hamster

Kass Reich 978-1-4598-0410-4 Orca Book Publishers October 1, 2013 24 pp Ages birth – 3…

November 5, 2013

Children's Book Review: Not Your Ordinary Wolf Girl

Emily Pohl-Weary 9780670066407 Penguin Sept. 2013. 298 pp. Ages 12 and up. Sometimes life can…

October 31, 2013

Children's Book Review: Ode to Underwear by Helaine Becker

Written by Helaine Becker Illustrated by Mike Boldt Scholastic Canada 24 pp September 2013 For…

October 29, 2013

Children's Book Review: The Camel in the Sun

By Griffin Ondaatje Illustrated by Linda Wolfsgruber Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press September 30,…

October 24, 2013

Children's Book Review: The Rule of Thirds by Chantel Guertin

9781770411593 ECW Press Oct. 2013 187 pp. Ages 12 and up. Writer and beauty expert…