Monthly Archives: January 2012

Canadian Book Review Challenge

Home Again: An Emigrant Family Returns to Ireland Jim Hagarty This is another gem of a book by Jim Hagarty. In this book, he traces his family history. He went back to the Hagarty domicile in Ireland a few times over … Continue reading

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Canadian Book Review Challenge

Poor Daddy: Adventures of a Stay-at-Home Father Jim Hagarty This is hilarious story about a stay at home Dad who took on a real adventure when he quit his teaching job to take care of the kids for a year. … Continue reading

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Book Review for the Canadian Book Review Challenge

Canada’s Bugs Diane Swanson This is a really interesting book for kids by Scholastic about bugs in Canada. I didn’t know we had so many bugs. Not that I like bugs. But it was an eye-opener to say the least. … Continue reading

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Canadian Book Challenge Review

Girl in the Know: Your Inside-and-Out Guide to Growing Up By: Anne Katz, and Monika Melnychuk Girl in the Know is a great book by a Canadian author about every aspect of being an adolescent girl. Puberty can be such … Continue reading

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Canadian Book Review Challenge

When They are Up…. Maggee Spicer This is a unique picture book written by a Canadian husband and wife team. Maggee Spicer and Richard Thompson’s book is anything but usual. They write a cute story about the grand old Duke … Continue reading

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