Monthly Archives: February 2017

I love you, one to ten by Caroline Adderson (173)

This is a wonderful picture books for kids. It is simple, the words are geared for the youngest child. Yet, it is so powerful a message for kids. In this simple poem, a mother describes the ten things she loves … Continue reading

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Jasper John Dooley: Not in Love by Caroline Adderson (172)

This is the last book in the Jasper John Dooley Series.  I loved reading all of these books. It was a great day of reading! Jasper and Ori are not only best friends, neighbours and fellow knights; they’re reading buddies … Continue reading

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Jasper John Dooley: Left Behind by Caroline Adderson (171)

Here is my review of the second book in the Jasper John Dooley series. This book is just as fun and interesting as the first one. Jasper loves his Wednesday visits with Nan. She has an elevator to ride up … Continue reading

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Jasper John Dooley: Star of the Week by Caroline Adderson (170)

I am continuing of my reading of Caroline Adderson’s books. What a treat!  She is such a great writer! This series of books that I am reading consists of 3 books. This is the first book in the series. At … Continue reading

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Eat Leo, Eat! by Caroline Adderson (169)

I have been reading a lot of Caroline Adderson’s books lately. And I will be reviewing a lot of them here on my Canadian blog. I just love her kid’s books. She has such an amazing flare for capturing a … Continue reading

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Second Blush by Molly Peacock (168)

I love books of poetry. And this book did not disappoint. I had a good time reading it during this long family day weekend. What better way to spend a long weekend than reading! This is a poetry book that … Continue reading

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Death in the Family by John Chipman (167)

This is a very sad book about infant death in Ontario. It is really sad to read that pediatric pathologists are so much to blame for them. In the Mid-1990s, the Chief Coroner’s Office in Ontario decided that death investigation … Continue reading

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