Monthly Archives: August 2010

"To Train Up a Child"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: To Train Up A Child Author: Mike and Debi Pearl Publisher: No Greater Joy Ministries, republished in 2009 ISBN-10: 1892112000 ISBN-13: 978-1892112002 Related website: http://www.nogreaterjoy.org (publisher) Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: For parents, … Continue reading

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"Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Hans Brinker or the Silver Skates Author: Mary Mapes Dodge Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates LLC, republished in 1993 ISBN-13: 9780812533422 ISBN-10: 0812533429 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Ages 10-15 Rating: 4 stars (GOOD) … Continue reading

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"Madeline's Christmas"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Madeline’s Christmas Author and Illustrator: Ludwig Bemelmans Publisher: Penguin Group USA, reissued in 2000 ISBN-13: 9780140566505 ISBN-10: 0140566503 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Ages 6-9 Rating: 4 stars (GOOD) Reviewed by Wayne S. … Continue reading

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"The Minstrel in the Tower"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Minstrel in the Tower Author: Gloria Skurzynski Illustrator: Julek Heller Publisher: Random House Children’s Books, republished in 2004 ISBN-13: 9780394895987 ISBN-10: 0394895983 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Ages 7-12 independent reading level … Continue reading

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"The Stranger's Wife: The Prairie Series #2"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Stranger’s Wife: The Prairie Series #2 Author: Hilda Stahl Publisher: Bethel Publishing, 1992 ISBN-10: 0934998442 ISBN-13: 978-0934998444 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Older teens and adults Rating: 4 stars (GOOD) Reviewed by … Continue reading

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"Annika's Secret Wish"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Annika’s Secret Wish Author: Beverly Lewis Illustrator: Pamela Querin Publisher: Bethany House Publishers, 2000 ISBN-13: 9780764221811 ISBN-10: 0764221817 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Acceptable for all ages Rating: 4 stars (GOOD) Reviewed by … Continue reading

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"Apollo 13: The Movie Storybook"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Apollo 13: The Movie Storybook Author: June B. Mason Publisher: Penguin Group USA Incorporated, 1995 ISBN-13: 9780448411194 ISBN-10: 0448411199 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Acceptable for all ages Rating: 4 stars (GOOD) Reviewed … Continue reading

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