Monthly Archives: January 2012

"The Book of Wonders: Wonders of Nature and the Wonders Produced By Man"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Book of Wonders: Wonders of Nature and the Wonders Produced By Man Author: Rudolph J. Bodmer Publisher: Nabu Press, republished in 2010 ISBN-13: 978-1143762932 ISBN-10: 1143762932 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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"Baker's Bible Atlas"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Baker’s Bible Atlas Author: Charles F. Pfeiffer Publisher: Baker Books, revised edition published in 2003 ISBN-13: 978-0801012631 ISBN-10: 0801012635 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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"Bible Handbook: An Abbreviated Bible Commentary, New Revised Edition"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Bible Handbook: An Abbreviated Bible Commentary, New Revised Edition Author: Henry H. Halley Publisher: Zondervan, republished in 1961 ISBN-13: 978-0310257202 ISBN-10: 0310257204 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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"Smarty Pig"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Smarty Pig Author: Molly Nero Illustrator: Monique Turchan Publisher: Halo Publishing Int., 2012 ISBN-13: 978-1-61244-048-4 ISBN-10: 1-61244-048-7 Related website: http://www.smartypigbooks.com/ (author), http://www.halopublishing.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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"Wolf Stalker: A Mystery in Yellowstone National Park"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Wolf Stalker: A Mystery in Yellowstone National Park Authors: Gloria Skurzynski and Alane Ferguson Cover Illustrator: Jeffrey Mangiat Publisher: National Geographic Children’s Books, republished in 2007 ISBN-13: 978-0792270348 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0792270347 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1426300967 (Paperback) … Continue reading

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"When God Made the Tree"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: When God Made the Tree Author: Virginia L. Kroll  Illustrator: Roberta Collier-Morales Publisher: Dawn Publications, 1999 ISBN-13: 978-1883220976 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1883220971 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1883220969 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1883220963 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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"The Call of the Canyon"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Call of the Canyon Author: Zane Grey Publisher: CreateSpace, republished in 2011 ISBN-13: 978-1-466340121 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing or … Continue reading

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"Lost on a Mountain in Maine"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Lost on a Mountain in Maine Author: Donn C. Fendler, as told to Joseph B. Egan Cover Illustrator: Jacqueline Rogers Publisher: Beech Tree Books, republished in 1992 ISBN-13: 978-0-688-11573-9 ISBN-10: 0-688-11573-X Related website: http://www.williammorrow.com Language … Continue reading

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"The Wrenolds: Grandma's Birthday Surprise"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Wrenolds: Grandma’s Birthday Surprise Author and Illustrator: Joanna Cook Publisher: Mirror Publishing, 2011 ISBN-13: 978-1-61225-036-6 Related website: http://www.pagesofwonder.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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"Talee and the Fallen Object"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Talee and the Fallen Object Author: Jacquitta A. McManus Illustrators: Brian Hardison and Jacquitta A. McManus Publisher: Worlds to Discover, 2011 ISBN-13: 978-0-982802748 (story book) ISBN-13: 978-0-982802724 (coloring book) Related website: http://www.WorldsToDiscover.com (publisher) Language level: … Continue reading

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