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BOOK REVIEWS

By Shelagh Lynn Supeene

Waterloo author Shelagh Lynne Supeene’s debut children’s novel My Name Is Mitch takes an affably humorous, discerning look at some of the problems of growing up: classroom bullies, learning difficulties, and family conflict. Her novel ... Read More »

October 16, 2003

By Pam Withers

Jake Evans is a teen with the deck stacked against him: his dad took off without an explanation, Jake struggles in school, and the only way he can afford the expense of kayaking – his ... Read More »

October 16, 2003

By L.M. Falcone

When 13-year-old Joey McDermot is sent to Newfoundland to spend Christmas with his recently widowed aunt, he goes under protest. Aunt Corinne has no television and, grief-stricken over the drowning of her husband, she isn’t ... Read More »

October 16, 2003