Monthly Archives: April 2012

Zachary's Dinnertime

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Zachary’s Dinnertime Author: Lara Levinson Illustrator: Cornelius Van Wright Publisher: Star Bright Books ISBN-13: 978-1-59572-329-1 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1-59572-329-3 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1-59572-330-7 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1-59572-330-7 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.starbrightbooks.com (publisher), http://www.pencilmoonstudio.com/cl.html (illustrator) Language level: 1 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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Babies, Babies!

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Babies, Babies! Author: Debby Slier Publisher: Star Bright Books, 2012 ISBN-13: 978-1-59572-368-0 ISBN-10: 1-59572-368-4 Related website: http://www.starbrightbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot … Continue reading

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The Kids of Dandelion Township: A Children’s Chapter Book

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Kids of Dandelion Township: A Children’s Chapter Book Author: Nicole Borgenicht Illustrator: Lisa M. Griffin Publisher: CreateSpace, 2012 ISBN-13: 978-1466466401 ISBN-10: 1466466405 Related websites: http://www.nicoleborgenicht.com (Author), http://www.lisamgriffin.com (Illustrator), http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss_1?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords= the+kids+of+dandelion+township (Purchase book) Language level: 1 … Continue reading

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A Bug, a Bear, and a Boy

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Bug, a Bear, and a Boy Author and Illustrator: David McPhail Publisher: Cartwheel, 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0613113656 (Hard cover) ISBN-10: 0613113659 (Hard cover) ISBN-13: 978-0590149044 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0590149040 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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The Three Wishes

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Three Wishes Author: Judith Bauer Stamper  Illustrator: Ron Fritz Publisher: Scholastic Inc., 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0606134095 (Hard cover)) ISBN-10: 0606134093 (Hard cover) ISBN-13: 978-0590762663 ISBN-10: 0590762664 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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Penguin Pete

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Penguin Pete Author and Illustrator: Marcus Pfister  Publisher: North-South Books, republished in 1994 ISBN-13: 978-1558580183 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1558580182 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1558583566 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1558583564 (Paperback) ISBN-13: 978-1558586901 (Board book) ISBN-10: 1558586903 (Board book) Language level: … Continue reading

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Toy Story 2: Woody's Round-Up

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Toy Story 2: Woody’s Round-Up Author: Diane Muldrow  Publisher: Golden Books, 1999 ISBN-13: 978-0307133267 ISBN-10: 0307133265 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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You're Aboard Spaceship Earth

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: You’re Aboard Spaceship Earth Author: Patricia Lauber  Illustrator: Holly Keller Publisher: Collins, 1996 ISBN-13: 978-0780762374 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0780762371 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0064451598 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0064451593 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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Clint's Story: A Public Schoolteacher’s Case for Homeschooling

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Clint’s Story: A Public Schoolteacher’s Case for Homeschooling Author: John Evans Cover Illustrator: Wes Hartman Publisher: CreateSpace, 2009 ISBN-13: 978-1448679805 ISBN-10: 144867980X Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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Let's Go to the Museum

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Let’s Go to the Museum Author: Cate Foley  Publisher: Scholastic, 2001 ISBN-13: 978-0613589888 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0613589882 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0516245041 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 051624504X (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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