Michael Martchenko

Michael Martchenko

  • 5 stars across 120 books

St. Stephen's Community House has been addressing poverty, homelessness, unemployment, AIDS, racism, youth alienation, and the integration of refugees and immigrants in downtown Toronto since 1962.

3rd April 2014

The Dark

A universal and empowering story about conquering your fears, from Lemony Snicket and Jon Klassen.Laszlo is afraid of th... MoreThe Dark

(11 reviews) Review
15th May 1980

The Paper Bag Princess

First published in 1980 and with over four million copies in print, The Paper Bag Princess (the story of a resourceful p... MoreThe Paper Bag Princess

(6 reviews) Review
6th June 2013


This series about a magical pet shop is the purr-fect read for animal fans. The last thing Lottie wants is ... MoreCatmagic

(2 reviews) Review
1st January 1982

The Paperbag Princess

Princess Elizabeth is beautiful and rich and about to marry Prince Ronald. That is, until a dragon destroys her castle, ... MoreThe Paperbag Princess

(2 reviews) Review
19th September 2002

The Mole Sisters and Question

The Mole Sisters are wondering who they are. They set out to find an answer. They decide they’re not fish, because fish ... MoreThe Mole Sisters and Question

(1 review) Review
21st May 1981

Jonathan Cleaned Up ? Then He Heard a Sound: Or Blackberry Subway Jam

Jonathan's efforts to keep his apartment clean are foiled when a tube train unexpectedly stops in his living room and un... MoreJonathan Cleaned Up ? Then He Heard a Sound: Or Blackberry Subway Jam

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16th May 1996

Stephanie's Ponytail

None of the kids in her class wear a ponytail, so Stephanie decides she must have one. The loud, unanimous comment from ... MoreStephanie's Ponytail

(0 reviews) Review
17th October 2013

50 Below Zero

Jason's dad falls asleep everywhere ...except in his own bed. All night long, Jason gets woken up by strange noises tha... More50 Below Zero

(0 reviews) Review
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