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The Good Reading Guide’s Favourite Books of 2014
Clare Cannon | Dec 18 2014 | comment  
The top 22 of over 500 books we reviewed this year.

Reading Matters book list for Christmas 2013
Jennifer Minicus | Nov 29 2013 | comment  
A combination of old and new titles.

Video Review: Best New Books for 4 to 8 Year Olds
Clare Cannon | May 8 2012 | comment  
Check out this stunning mix of new books for young children.

Reading Matters’ 100 Books for Christmas 2011
Reading Matters Staff | Dec 15 2011 | comment  
Looking for a last minute gift? Why not a book

Holiday Gift Ideas 2010
Jennifer Minicus | Dec 7 2010 | comment  
What do you give a child who has everything? How about a book?

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