Monthly Archives: March 2013

Um … Mommy, I Think I Flushed My Brother Down The Toilet

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Um … Mommy, I Think I Flushed My Brother Down The Toilet Author: Jeff Rivera Illustrator: Danko Herrera Publisher: Amazon Digital Services Inc., 2012 ASIN: B00AT1LSPQ Related website: http://jeffrivera.com (author) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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My Two Uncles and Me

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: My Two Uncles and Me Author: Jeff Rivera Illustrator: Tariq Saeed Publisher: Smashwords, 2013 ASIN: B00AZZ5SY8 Related website: http://jeffrivera.com (author) 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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I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth And Other Questions About Inventions

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth And Other Questions About Inventions Author: Barbara Taylor Publisher: Kingfisher, republished in 2012 ISBN-13: 978-0753468005 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 075346800X (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0753468012 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0753468018 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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A Fourth of July on the Plains

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Fourth of July on the Plains Author: Jean Van Leeuwen Illustrator: Henri Sorensen Publisher: Dial, 1997 ISBN-13: 978-0803717725 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0803717725 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0021484126 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0021484120 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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At the Little Brown House

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: At the Little Brown House Author: Ruth Alberta Brown Illustrator: Angela Tuite Publisher: PrairieViewPress, revised edition published in 1996 ISBN-10: 1-896199-21-6 Related website: http://www.PrairieViewPress.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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Leaf and the Long Ice: Twig Stories, Volume 3

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Leaf and the Long Ice: Twig Stories, Volume 3 Author: Jo Marshall Illustrator: D.W. Murray Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013 ISBN-13: 978-1480080881 ISBN-10: 1480080888 Related websites: http://www.twigstories.com (series), http://www.dwmurraybooks.com (illustrator), http://www.CreateSpace.com (publisher) Language level: … Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Home

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: There’s No Place Like Home Author: Candy Summers Publisher: Christian Home Educators Fellowship or CHEF of Missouri, 2004 Related websites: http://theresnoplacelikehome-summers.com/ (author), http://www.chef-missouri.com/ (publisher) Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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