Monday, 25 June 2012


by Cheryl Rainfield
Fitzhenry & Whiteside
316 pp.
Ages 13+

Read my review and then check out these two videos uploaded by raindew001 regarding Cheryl Rainfield's phenomenal paranormal YA book, Hunted.  The first is a book trailer, and the second is an author video of Cheryl Rainfield discussing her personal inspirations for the book. 

HUNTED - YA book trailer for dystopian/paranormal fantasy HUNTED by Cheryl Rainfield 

Uploaded by raindew001 on September 12, 2011 to YouTube

Cheryl Rainfield: My Inspiration for HUNTED

Uploaded by on September 13, 2011 to YouTube

Friday, 22 June 2012

The Hangman in the Mirror

by Kate Cayley
Annick Press
229 pp.
Ages 13+

Nominated for the 2012 Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People , The Hangman in the Mirror is based on a true story of enduring the hardships of life in New France.

Uploaded by on Jul 25, 2011 to YouTube.

Beyond Bullets: A Photo Journal of Afghanistan

by Rafal Gerszak with Dawn Hunter
Photos by Rafal Gerszak
Annick Press
128 pp.
Ages 12+

Nominated for the 2012 Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children's Non-Fiction, Beyond Bullets: A Photo Journal of Afghanistan provides a unique perspective on the military and the people of Afghanistan.

Uploaded by on Nov 10, 2011 to YouTube.

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

The Loxleys and the War of 1812: Graphic Novel

Written by Alan Grant
Illustrated by Claude St. Aubin, Lovern Kindzierski and Todd Klein
Renegade Arts Entertainment
175 pp.
Ages 10+

Uploaded to YouTube on May 29, 2012 by