Monthly Archives: January 2013

Nina, Nina, Star Ballerina

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Nina, Nina, Star Ballerina Author: Jane O’Connor  Illustrator: DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap, 1997 ISBN-13: 978-0613017435 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0613017439 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0448414928 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0448414929 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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Eency Weency Spider

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Eency Weency Spider Author: Joanne Oppenheim  Illustrator: S. D. Schindler Publisher: Bantam Books for Young Readers, republished in 1997 ISBN-13: 978-0836816907 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0836816900 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0553353044 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0553353047 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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Crazy Creature Capers

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Crazy Creature Capers Author: Hannah Reidy  Illustrator: Clare Mackie Publisher: Zero to Ten Children’s Books, republished in 2001 ISBN-13: 978-1899883455 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1899883452 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1840892222 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1840892226 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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Rabbit Hill

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Rabbit Hill Author and Illustrator: Robert Lawson Publisher: Puffin, republished in 1977 ISBN-13: 978-0140310108 ISBN-10: 014031010X Related website: http://www.penguinputnam.com (publisher) 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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Spider's Lunch: All About Garden Spiders

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Spider’s Lunch: All About Garden Spiders Author: Joanna Cole Illustrator: Ron Broda Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group, 1995 ISBN-13: 978-0785761624 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0785761624 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0448402239 ISBN-10: 0448402238 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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I'm a Firefighter

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: I’m a Fire Fighter Author: Mary Packard  Illustrator: Julie Durrell Publisher: Cartwheel Books, 1995 ISBN-13: 978-0613067065 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0613067061 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0590254977 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0590254979 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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American Heritage New Pictorial Encyclopedic Guide to the United States, Volume I: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book:  American Heritage New Pictorial Encyclopedic Guide to the United States, Volume I: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona Author: Oliver Jensen, editor Publisher: American Heritage, 1965 ASIN: B000K8P7PU ASIN: B000BF1T2M ASIN: B000HTKXZ6 ASIN: B00572FKJC Language level: 1 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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