My Reviews (I – Q)


Witi Ihimaera

“The Whale Rider”  1987

Lesley Anne Ivory

Cats Know Best”  Colin Eisler (illustrator)  1988
Meet My Cats”  1989


Henry James

The Turn Of The Screw”  1898

Miranda James

Murder Past Due”  2010
Classified As Murder”  2011
“File M. For Murder”  2012
“Out Of Circulation”  2012

P.D. James

“Cover Her Face”  1962
“A Mind To Murder”  1963
“Unnatural Causes”  1967
“Shroud For A Nightingale”  1971
An Unsuitable Job For A Woman”  1972

Rebecca James  (James Elroy)

Storm’s End”  1974

Simon James

Dear Mr. Blueberry”   1991

Jacky Jeter

The Cat And The Fiddler”  Lionel Kalish (illustrator)  1969

Billy Joel

Goodnight, My Angel”  Yvonne Gilbert (illustrator)  2004

Velda Johnston

The Late Mrs. Fonsell”  1972
Masquerade In Venice”  1973
A Room With Dark Mirrors”  1975
“A Presence In An Empty Room”  1980
“Voice In The Night”  1984

Tim Wynne-Jones & Eric Beddows

Le Matou Marin”  1983
Zoom Upstream”  1992

Ophelia Julien

Haunted”  2012


Welwyn Wilton Katz

Witchery Hill”  1984
False Face”  1987
Come Like Shadows”  1993

Guy Gavriel Kay

The Summer Tree”  1984
The Wandering Fire”  1986
“The Darkest Road”  1986

Bill Keane

More Channel Chuckles”  1971

Susanna Kearsley

Mariana”  1994
The Splendour Falls”  1995
The Shadowy Horses”  1997
“Named Of The Dragon”  1998
“Season Of Storms”  2001

Carolyn Keene  (Harriet Adams)

Mystery Of The Stone Tiger”   1963

Sofie Kelly

Curiosity Thrilled The Cat”  2011
Sleight Of Paw”  2011

Alexander Key

The Forgotten Door”  1965
“Escape To Witch Mountain”  1968

Alice Kimberly

The Ghost & Mrs. McClure”  2004
The Ghost & The Dead Deb”  2005
The Ghost & The Dead Man’s Library”  2006
“The Ghost And The Femme Fatale”  2008
“The Ghost And The Haunted Mansion”  2009

Elizabeth Cody Kimmel

In The Stone Circle”  1998

Dr. Robin Wall Kimmerer

“Braiding Sweetgrass:  Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, And The Teachings Of Plants”  2013

Robert Kinerk & Steven Kellogg

Clorinda”  2003

Madison King

Energy Medicine For Your Cat:  An Essential Guide To Working With Your Cat In A Natural, Organic, Heartfelt Way”  2015

Stephen King

“The Stand”  1978

Danse Macabre”  1981
On Writing:  A Memoir Of The Craft”  2000

Kate Kingsbury

Room With A Clue”  1993
Do Not Disturb”  1994
Service For Two”  1994
“Eat, Drink, And Be Buried”  1994
“Check-Out Time”  1995

Allison Kingsley

Mind Over Murder”  2011

Amelia Kinkade

Straight From The Horse’s Mouth”  2001
The Language Of Miracles”  2006

Thomas Kinkade

The Garden Of Friendship”  2000

Jo Kittinger

The Joy Of Cats”  1999

Christel Kleitsch & Paul Stephens  (illustrator)

Dancing Feathers”  1985
A Time To Be Brave”  1985

Cat Klerks

Emily Carr:  The Incredible Life And Adventures Of A West Coast Artist”  2003

Professor Steven Knight  (editor)

Australian Golden Dagger Mysteries”  1988

Andrew Knowles & Gordon Stowell

Hippity Dog And The Groover’s Fling”  1979

Henry Kojima & Art Miki & Sylvia Jansen

Shaku Of Wondrous Grace”  2007

David Korr & Joe Mathieu

Cookie Monster And The Cookie Tree”  1977

Irina Korschunow

The Foundling Fox”  1982

Lynne Kositsky

A Mighty Big Imagining (Our Canadian Girl)”  2001

Nora Kramer & George Wilde

Arrow Book Of Ghost Stories”  1960

Naomi Kritzer

Cat Pictures Please”  2005

Paul Kropp

Ghost House”  2003

Rick Kunelius

“Animals Of The Rockies”  1983

William Kurelek

A Northern Nativity”  1976

Michael Kusugak & Vladyana Krykorka

A Promise Is A Promise”  1988
Hide And Sneak”  1992

Tanya Lloyd Kyi

Niagara”  2000
Nova Scotia”  2003


Antonia Lamb

Greystones”  1966

Lisa Murphy-Lamb

Dinosaur Hunters:  Uncovering The Hidden Remains Of Canada’s Ancient Giants

Tonya Lambert

Hallowe’en Trivia:  Ghosts, Ghouls, Skeletons, Vampires, Witches, Graveyards, Spiders, Zombies, Haunted Houses”  2010

Jane Land

The Stranger In The Mirror”  1974

Mabel Guinnip La Rue & Maud & Miska Petersham (illustrators)

The F-U-N Book For Canadian Boys And Girls”  1930

Margaret Laurence

This Side Jordan”  1960
The Tomorrow-Tamer”  1963
The Prophet’s Camel Bell”  1963
The Stone Angel”  1964
A Jest Of God”  1966
The Fire-Dwellers”  1969
“Jason’s Quest”  1970
“A Bird In The House”  1970
“The Diviners”  1974
Six Darn Cows”  Ann Blades (illustrator)  1979
The Olden Days Coat” Muriel Wood (illustrator)  1979
“Heart Of A Stranger”  1984
“Dance On The Earth”  1989

Victoria Laurie

What’s A Ghoul To Do”  2007
Demons Are A Ghoul’s Best Friend”  2008

“Ghouls Just Haunt To Have Fun”  2009

“Ghouls Gone Wild”  2010

Joyce & Jim Lavene

Pretty Poison”  2005
Fruit Of The Poisoned Tree”  2006
Poisoned Petals”  2007
“Perfect Poison”  2008
“A Corpse For Yew”  2009

Martha C. Lawrence

Murder In Scorpio”  1995
The Cold Heart Of Capricorn”  1997
“Aquarius Descending”  1998
“Pisces Rising”  2000

Julie Lawson

Ghosts Of The Titanic”  2011

Pauline Lawson

Darling, Pass The Darjeeling”  2004

George Laycock  (editor)

Mysteries, Monsters, And Untold Secrets”  1978

Reverend Bryan Jeffery Leech

It Must Have Been McNutt”  1974

Madeleine L’Engle

A Wrinkle In Time”  1962
A Wind In The Door”  1973
“A Swiftly Tilting Planet”  1978

Josephine Aimee Campbell Leslie

The Ghost And Mrs. Muir”   1945

J.R. Léveillé

The Setting Lake Sun”  2001

Hailey Lind

Feint Of Art”  2006

Robert Liparulo

“Comes A Horseman”  2005
House Of Dark Shadows”  2008
Watcher In The Woods”  2008
Gatekeepers”  2008
“Timescape”  2009
“Whirlwind”  2009
“Frenzy”  2010

John Lithgow

Micawber”  C.F. Payne (illustrator)  2002
I’m A Manatee”  Ard Hoyt (illustrator)  2003
Marsupial Sue”  Jack E. Davis (illustrator)  2011

Jean Little

“Mine For Keeps”  1962
From Anna”  1972
“Mama’s Going To Buy You A Mockingbird”  1984
Different Dragons”  1986
His Banner Over Me”  1995
Forward, Shakespeare!”  2005
“Somebody Else’s Summer”  2006

Freya Littledale  (editor)

Stories Of Ghosts, Witches, And Demons”  Jerry Contreras (illustrator)  1971

Penelope Lively

The Ghost Of Thomas Kempe”  1973

Caroline Llewellyn

“False Light”  1997

Norah Lofts

Gad’s Hall”  1977
The Haunting Of Gad’s Hall”  1978

Jonathan London & Frank Remkiewicz

Froggy Goes To Bed”  2000

Stephanie Longfoot

Baby Animals” (A Tiny Tots Board Book)  2004

Suzanne Lord

“Our World Of Mysteries:  Fascinating Facts About The Planet Earth”  1991

Rob Lowe

Stories I Only Tell My Friends”  2011

Alec Lucas  (editor)

“Great Canadian Short Stories”  1971

Margaret Lucke

House Of Whispers”  2008

Janet Lunn

“Phénomènes Inexpliqués”  Claudine Azoulay (traductrice)  2008


Kendall James MacDonald

Patrick The Diesel”  1974

Mardie MacDonald

“The Cat Psychologist:  Understanding Your Cat”  1990

Zillah K. MacDonald

Mystery Of The Piper’s Ghost”  1954

Janet MacDonnell & Diana Magnuson

Celebrating Earth Day”  1994

Helen MacInnes

The Salzburg Connection”  1968

Margaret Shaw-MacKinnon

Tiktala”  László Gál  (illustrator)  1996

Hugh MacLennan

Barometer Rising”  1941

Alistair MacLeod

“As Birds Bring Forth The Sun And Other Stories”  1986

Charlotte MacLeod

Rest You Merry”  1978
The Luck Runs Out”  1979
The Family Vault”  1979
The Withdrawing Room”  1981
The Palace Guard”  1981
Wrack And Rune”  1982
The Bilbao Looking Glass”  1982
Cirak’s Daughter”  1982
Something The Cat Dragged In”  1983
“The Convival Codfish”  1984
“The Plain Old Man”  1985
The Curse Of The Giant Hogweed”  1985
“The Recycled Citizen”  1987
“The Silver Ghost”  1987
The Corpse In Oozak’s Pond”  1987
“The Gladstone Bag”  1989
Vane Pursuit”  1989
“An Owl Too Many”  1991

Diana MacLeod

“Bathroom Book Of Cat Trivia:  Humorous, Heartwarming, Weird, & Amazing”  Peter Tyler (illustrator)  2007

Jilly MacLeod & Joanne Cowne

The Life Story Of The Butterfly”    1996

Molly MacRae

Last Wool And Testament”  2012
Dyeing Wishes”  2013
Spinning In Her Grave”  2014

“Plagued By Quilt”  2014

Mary Jane Maffini

Lament For A Lounge Lizard”  2003
Too Hot To Handle”  2007

Margaret Mahey & Elizabeth Fuller

The New House Villain”  1987

Sarah Maine

The House Between Tides”  2014

Marianne Malone

The Sixty-Eight Rooms”  2010

Kwok Man-Ho  (editor)

Chinese Horoscopes Library:  Rat”  1994

Lynn Manuel

Mystery At Cranberry Farm”  1981
Return To Cranberry Farm”  1990

Francesco Marciuliano

I Could Pee On This And Other Poems By Cats”  2012

Margaret Maron

“One Coffee With”  1981
The Bootlegger’s Daughter”  1992
Southern Discomfort”  1993

“Shooting At Loons”  1994

Gabriel García Márquez

No One Writes To The Colonel”  1961
“One-Hundred Years Of Solitude”  1967

Ngaio Marsh

A Man Lay Dead”  1934
“Enter A Murderer”  1935

Lisa Ann Marsoli

Does It Float?”   Adam Devaney  (illustrator)  2005

Bill Martin Junior

The Ghost-Eye Tree”  John Archambault & Ted Rand  1985

Elizabeth May

Who We Are:  Reflections On My Life And Canada“  2014

Anne Maybury

“Green Fire”  1963

“The Midnight Dancers”  1973
“Jessamy Court”  1974

Jan L. Mayes

Regretfully Invited”  2018

Iain McChesney

Murder At Malenfer”  2013

Lisa McCourt & Laura J. Bryant

Yummiest Love”  2009

R.W.R. McDonald

“The Nancys”    2019

Susan Chernak McElroy

Animals As Teachers And Healers:  True Stories And Reflections”  1996
Animals As Guides For The Soul:  Stories Of Life-Changing Encounters”  1998
“Heart In The Wild:  A Journey Of Self-Discovery With Animals Of The Wilderness”  2002

Leslie McFarlane  (Franklin W. Dixon)

  1. The Tower Treasure”  1927
    02.  “The House On The Cliff”  1927
    03.  “The Secret Of The Old Mill”  1927
    04. “The Missing Chums”  1928
    05.  “Hunting For Hidden Gold”  1928
    06.  “The Shore Road Mystery”  1928
    07.  “The Secret Of The Caves”  1929
    08.  “The Mystery Of Cabin Island”  1929
    09.  “The Great Airport Mystery”  1930
    10.  “What Happened At Midnight”  1931
    11.  “While The Clock Ticked”  1932
    12.  “Footprints Under The Window”  1933

Norm McGary

Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty” (Tell-A-Tale)  1959

Ann McGovern

If You Grew Up With Abraham Lincoln”  1966
Shark Lady:  True Adventures Of Eugenie Clark”  1978

Jodi McIsaac

Through The Door”  2012
“Into The Fire”  2013
“Among The Unseen”  2014

Sharon E. McKay

The Glass Castle” (Our Canadian Girl)  2002

Paige McKenzie

The Haunting Of Sunshine Girl”  2015

Ellen Meredith

“The Language Your Body Speaks:  Self-Healing With Energy Medicine”   2020

Metropolitan Museum Of Art  (editor)

Cat Alphabet”  1994

Amy Meyerson

The Bookshop Of Yesterdays”  2018

Barbara Michaels

Ammie, Come Home”  1968
Prince Of Darkness”  1969
“The Dark On The Other Side”  1970
The Crying Child”  1971
Greygallows”  1972
“House Of Many Shadows”  1974
Shattered Silk”  1986
“Stitches In Time”  1990

Kate Milford

“Greenglass House”  2014

Nancy Millar

Once Upon A Tomb:  Stories From Canadian Graveyards”  1997

Nicky Millard

The Green Angels”  1985

Arthur G. Miller

Bambi Gets Lost”  1941

Mark Mills

The Scariest Stories You’ve Ever Heard”  1988

Alan Alexander Milne

Christopher Robin Leads An Expotition”  Ernest H. Shepard  (illustrator)  1926
Un, Deux, Winnie A Le Ventre Creux”  Ernest H. Shepard  (illustrator)  2002

Paula Minton

Fog Hides The Fury”  1957

Rich Mole  (editor)

“Christmas In The Prairies:  Heartwarming Legends, Tales, And Traditions”  2004

Colleen & Michael Monroe

A Wish To Be A Christmas Tree”  2000

Santa Montefiore

“Last Voyage Of The Valentina”  2005

“The Summer House”  2012

Secrets Of The Lighthouse”  2013

L.M. Montgomery

Anne Of Green Gables”  1908

Anne Of Avonlea”  1909

Anne Of The Island”  1915

“The Alpine Path:  The Story Of My Career”  1917

Clement C. Moore

The Night Before Christmas” Corinne Malvern  (illustrator)  1949

Emma V. Moore

Manu’s Ark”  2012

Patti Morelli

Shielded Past”  2015

Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus”  2011

“The Starless Sea”  2019

Kate Morton

House At Riverton”  2006
The Forgotten Garden”  2008
“The Distant Hours”  2010
“The Secret Keeper”  2012

Jeffrey Moss & Leon Jason

People In Your Neighbourhood”  1977

Lloyd Moss & Marjorie Priceman

Zin Zin Zin! A Violin”  1995

Natasha Mostert

The Midnight Side”  2000
“The Other Side Of Silence”  2001
Season Of The Witch”  2007
“Keeper Of Light And Dust”  2009

Farley Mowat

“Two Against The North”  1956
The Dog Who Wouldn’t Be”  1957
“Owls In The Family”  1961
The Black Joke”  1962
The Boat Who Wouldn’t Float”  1969

Robert N. Munsch

La Princesse À La Robe De Papier”  Michael Martchenko  (illustrator)  1980
Wait And See”  Michael Martchenko  (illustrator)  1993

Angela C. Murphy  (editor)

Bathroom Book Of Canadian Trivia”  2005

Tamar Myers

Larceny And Old Lace”  1996


Marion Naismith

A Dream Of Unicorns”  1968

Melissa Napier

House Of Rising Water”  1972

Caren Schnur Neile

The Cat Who Loved Christmas…  And Other Stories”  2000

Katherine Neville

The Eight”  1988

Barbara Nichol & Scott Cameron

Beethoven Lives Upstairs”  1989

Joan Lowery Nixon

The Hallowe’en Mystery”  1979
The Séance”  1980
The Other Side Of Dark”  1986

Michael Norman & Beth Scott

Canadian Hauntings”  1994

Dr. Helen Norrie

He Saw Himself In All His Creatures:  A Mother’s Remembrance”  2006

Sterling North

Little Rascal”  1965


D’Arcy O’Connor

The Secret Treasure Of Oak Island”  2004

Elliott O’Donnell

“Ghostly Phenomena”  1910

Scottish Ghost Stories”  Tim Hunt  (illustrator)  1911

Lisa O’Donnell

“The Death Of Bees”  2013

Rosie O’Donnell

Celebrity Detox:  The Fame Game”  2007

Sister Carol Anne O’Marie

A Novena For Murder”   1984
Advent Of Dying”  1986
“The Missing Madonna”  1988

Helen Fuller Orton

Mystery In The Pirate Oak”  1949

Louise Osborne

The Satan Stone”  1977


Richard Palmisano

Overshadows:  An Investigation Into A Modern Canadian Haunting”  2003
“Journeys Into The Unknown:  Mysterious Canadian Encounters With The Paranormal”  2006
“Ghosts:  An Investigation Into A True Canadian Haunting”  2009

Argentina Palacios & Charles Reasoner

The Llama’s Secret:  A Peruvian Legend”  1993

Nancy Parent & Philippe Harchy

Winnie The Pooh, Friendship Day”  2000

Joan Parr  (editor)

Manitoba Stories”  1981

Phaedra Patrick

The Library Of Lost And Found”  2019

Rebecca Patrick-Howard

Windwood Farm”  2014

Shane Peacock

The Mystery Of Ireland’s Eye”  1999

Philippa Pearce

Tom’s Midnight Garden”  1958

Richard Peck

The Ghost Belonged To Me”  1975
Ghosts I Have Been”  1977

“Voices After Midnight”  1989

“Here Lies The Librarian”  2006

Audrey Penn & Ruth E. Harper & Nancy M. Leak

The Kissing Hand”  1993

Louise Penny

Still Life”  2005
Dead Cold(“A Fatal Grace”)  2006
The Cruellest Month”  2007
The Murder Stone”  (“A Rule Against Murder”)  2008
The Brutal Telling”  2009
Bury Your Dead”  2010
The Hangman”  2010
A Trick Of The Light”  2011
“The Beautiful Mystery”  2012

“How The Light Gets In”  2013

“The Long Way Home”  2014

Anne Perry

The Cater Street Hangman”  1979
Callander Square”  1980
Paragon Walk”  1981
Resurrection Row”  1981
Rutland Place”  1983
Bluegate Fields”  1984
Death In The Devil’s Acre”  1985
Cardington Crescent”  1987
Silence In Hanover Close”  1988
Bethlehem Road”  1990

“The Face Of A Stranger”  1990
Highgate Rise”  1991

“A Dangerous Mourning”  1991

Belgrave Square”  1992

“Defend And Betray”  1992

“Farrier’s Lane”  1993

“A Sudden, Fearful Death”  1993

“The Hyde Park Headsman”  1994

“The Sins Of The Wolf”  1994

“Traitor’s Gate”  1995

“Cain, His Brother”  1995

“Pentecost Alley”  1996

“Weighed In The Balance”  1996

Ellis Peters

A Morbid Taste For Bones”  1977
One Corpse Too Many”  1979
Monk’s Hood”  1980

“St. Peter’s Fair”  1981

“The Leper Of St. Giles”  1981

“The Virgin In The Ice”  1982

“The Sanctuary Sparrow”  1983

Elizabeth Peters

The Jackal’s Head”  1968
The Camelot Caper”  1969
The Dead Sea Cipher”  1970
The Night Of Four Hundred Rabbits”  1971
“The Seventh Sinner”  1972
Borrower Of The Night”  1973

“The Murders Of Richard III”  1974
Crocodile On The Sandbank”  1975
“The Legend In Green Velvet”  1976

“Devil May Care”  1977
The Street Of The Five Moons”  1978

“The Love Talker”  1980
The Curse Of The Pharaohs”  1981

“The Copenhagen Connection”  1982
“Silhouette In Scarlet”  1983

“Die For Love”  1984
The Mummy Case”  1985
Lion In The Valley”  1986
“Trojan Gold”  1987
The Deeds Of The Disturber”  1988

“The Last Camel Died At Noon”  1991

“The Snake, The Crocodile, And The Dog”  1992

“Night Train To Memphis”  1994

P.J. Peters

This Land Of Ours And Other Stories”  1972
Driftwood And Other Poems”  1978
Reflections In Poetry And In Pictures”  1984

Jan Pfloog

Animals On The Farm”  1963

Frederick Philip

“Settlers Of The Marsh”  1925

Mari Pineo

Spring Floods:  Poems, Short Stories, And A Play”  1990

Dale Portman

Rescue Dogs:  Crime And Rescue Canines In The Canadian Rockies”  2003

Beatrix Potter

The Tale Of Ginger And Pickles”  1909

Jordan Power & Darnell Collins (photography)

Extra-Ordinary:  Stories Of Manitobans With Down Syndrome”  2015

Beth Powning

The Hatbox Letters”  2004

Manjiri Prabhu

The Cosmic Clues”  2004
“The Astral Alibi”  2005

Edna Mitchell Preston  (editor)

Arrow Book Of Spooky Stories”  1962

Laura Purcell

The Silent Companions”  2017


Andrew Pyper

Kiss Me”  1996

“Lost Girls”  1999

Q –

Ellery Queen

The Roman Hat Mystery”  1929

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