Monthly Archives: September 2011

"Teletubbies and the Magic Pumpkin"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Teletubbies and the Magic Pumpkin Author: Bonnie Bader Illustrator: Emilie Kong Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks, 2001 ISBN-13: 978-0439155144 ISBN-10: 0439155142 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a … Continue reading

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"Blue Rabbit and the Runaway Wheel"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Blue Rabbit and the Runaway Wheel Author and Illustrator: Christopher Wormell Publisher: Dial, 2001 ISBN-13: 978-0803725089 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0803725086 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0099413882 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0099413884 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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"Tiger Time for Stanley"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Tiger Time for Stanley Author and Illustrator: Andrew Griffin Publisher: Scholastic Inc., republished in 2002 ISBN-13: 978-0786805952 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0786805951 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0439287111 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0439287111 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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"The Princess Curse"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book:  The Princess Curse Author: Merrie Haskell Publisher: Harper, 2011 ISBN-13: 978-0-06-200813-8 (trade binding) ISBN-13: 978-0-06-200814-5 (library binding) Related website: http://www.harpercollinschildrens.com Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; … Continue reading

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"Incident at Hawk's Hill"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Incident at Hawk’s Hill Author: Allan W. Eckert Illustrator: John Schoenherr Publisher: Little Brown Books for Young Readers, republished in 1995 ISBN-13: 978-0316209489 ISBN-10: 0316209481 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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"The Napping House"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Napping House Author: Audrey Wood  Illustrator: Don Wood Publisher: Harcourt Children’s Big Books, republished in 1991 ISBN-13: 978-0152014179 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0152014179 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0152567118 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0152567119 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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"Ben, King of the River"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Ben, King of the River Author: David Gifaldi  Illustrator: Layne Johnson Publisher: Albert Whitman and Company, 2001 ISBN-13: 978-0807506356 ISBN-10: 0807506354 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or … Continue reading

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