Monthly Archives: June 2013

The Case of the Missing Birthday Party

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Case Of The Missing Birthday Party Author: Joanne Rocklin Illustrator: John Speirs Publisher: Scholastic Inc., 1997 ISBN-13: 978-0613003131 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0613003136 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0590673594 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0590673599 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.joannerocklin.com (author) Language level: … Continue reading

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The Next Fine Day

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Next Fine Day Author: Elizabeth Yates Illustrator: Nora S, Unwin Publisher: JourneyForth, republished in 1994 ISBN-13: 978-0890847350 ISBN-10: 0890847355 Related website: http://www.bjupress.com/ (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; … Continue reading

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Detective Mole

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Detective Mole Author and Illustrator: Robert Quackenbush Publisher: iUniverse, republished in 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0688417260 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0688417264 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1450215299 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1450215297 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.rquackenbush.com (author) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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Moss Pillows: A Voyage to the Bunny Planet Book

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Moss Pillows: A Voyage to the Bunny Planet Book Author and Illustrator: Rosemary Wells Publisher: Dial, 1992 ISBN-13: 978-0803711778 ISBN-10: 0803711778 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or … Continue reading

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The Zabajaba Jungle

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Zabajaba Jungle Author and Illustrator: William Steig Publisher: Sunburst, republished in 1991 ISBN-13: 978-0374387907 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0374387907 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0374495947 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0374495947 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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How Do Apples Grow?

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: How Do Apples Grow? Author: Betsy Maestro Illustrator: Giulio Maestro Publisher: HarperCollins, reprinted in 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0780729926 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0780729927 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0064451178 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0064451178 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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False Coin, True Coin

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: False Coin, True Coin Author: Lois Hoadley Dick Publisher: JourneyForth, 1993 ISBN-13: 978-0890846643 ISBN-10: 0890846642 Related website: http://www.bjupress.com/ (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a … Continue reading

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What’s Inside of Plants?

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: What’s Inside of Plants? Author: Herbert Spencer Zim Illustrator: Herschel Wartik Publisher: William Morrow, 1952 ISBN-13: 978-0688314903 ISBN-10: 0688314902 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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Princess Cupcake Jones and the Missing Tutu

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Princess Cupcake Jones and the Missing Tutu Author: Ylleya Fields Illustrator: Michael LaDuca Publisher: Belle Publishing, 2013 ISBN-13: 978-0578113036 ISBN-10: 0578113031 Related website: http://www.PrincessCupcakeJones.com (series), http://www.luminusmedia.com (illustrator), http://www.BellePublishing.net (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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Skunk-Guy, Skunk On The Run: A Severely Sinister Story

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Skunk-Guy, Skunk On The Run: A Severely Sinister Story Author and Illustrator: Michael Wilhelm Publisher: Lulu Publishing, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0557941742 ISBN-10: 0557941741 Related website: http://www.skunk-guy.com (series) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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