Monthly Archives: September 2012

Twenty-Second Book Review for the Canadian Book Review Challenge

T is for Tutu: A Ballet of Alphabet By: Sonia Rodriguez and Kurt Browning Illustrated by: Wilson Ong This is a wonderfully informative alphabetic picture book for kids about the nuts and bolts of ballet. It is written by two … Continue reading

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Twenty-First Book Review for the Canadian Book Review Challenge

Maggie’s Chopsticks By: Alan Woo Illustrated by: Isabelle Malenfant This is a wonderful picture book by a Canadian author who writes about a very important topic for kids: how to not be hypercritical of yourself and accept yourself as you … Continue reading

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Twentieth Book Review for the Canadian Book Review Challenge

Up in the Tree By: Margaret Atwood This great playful, whimsical and wry picture book will be a favorite for kids of all ages. It showcases Margaret Atwood at her literary best! The illustrations also bring together the story in … Continue reading

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Nineteenth Book Review for Canadian Challenge

This is a book for people who love to cast a net into the water. It is a relaxing activity, one that brings peace and tranquility to the person. The morning is serene and quiet, the dew is all around, … Continue reading

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Eighteenth Book Review for the Canadian Challenge

Many people love to camp. But very few people know how to prepare good food for their backpacks. Many times, the food consists of cans or other tasteless and packaged foods. Other times the sandwiches are stale and sometimes they … Continue reading

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Seventeenth Book Review for the Canadian Challenge

This is a cute picture book about a Doggie in a pet shop in Montreal who is wishing someone would rescue him and take him home. He feels confined and unloved. He wants companionship and love so badly. He wants … Continue reading

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