Monthly Archives: November 2011

"Jazzbo Goes to School"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Jazzbo Goes to School Author and Illustrator: Matt Novak Publisher: Hyperion, 1999 ISBN-13: 978-0786803873 ISBN-10: 0786803878 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing … Continue reading

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"Mary Tudor: 'Bloody Mary'"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Mary Tudor: “Bloody Mary” Author: Gretchen Maurer Illustrator: Peter Malone Publisher: Goosebottom Books, 2011 ISBN-13: 978-0-9834256-2-5 Related website: http://www.goosebottombooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; … Continue reading

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"L Is for Loving: An ABC for the Way You Feel"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: L is for Loving: An ABC for the Way You Feel Author and Illustrator: Ken Wilson-Max  Publisher: Chrysalis Children’s Books, 1999 ISBN-13: 9781856023009 (hardcover) ISBN-10: 1856023001 (hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0439265720 (paperback) ISBN-10: 043926572X (paperback) Language level: … Continue reading

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"Talk About Air"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Talk About Air Author: Angela Webb Illustrator: Chris Fairclough Publisher: Franklin Watts Ltd., republished in 1997 ISBN-13: 978-0863134753 (hardcover) ISBN-10: 0863134750 (hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0749627393 (paperback) ISBN-10: 0749627395 (paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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"The Barber Who Wanted to Pray"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Barber Who Wanted to Pray Author: R. C. Sproul Illustrator: T. Lively Fluharty Publisher: Crossway, 2011 ISBN-13: 978-1-4335-2703-6 ISBN-10: 1-4335-2703-0 Related website: http://www.crossway.org (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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"Elsie Dinsmore"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Elsie Dinsmore Author: Martha Finley Cover Photographer: Dean Dixon Publisher: Cumberland House, republished in 2000 ISBN-13: 978-1-58182-064-5 ISBN-10L 1058182-064-X 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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"One Bean"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: One Bean Author: Anne Rockwell Illustrator: Megan Halsey Publisher: Walker Children’s Books, 1999 ISBN-13: 978-0802775726 ISBN-10: 0802775721 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot of … Continue reading

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