Monthly Archives: July 2013

NBA Game Day: From Morning Until Night, Behind the Scenes in the NBA

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: NBA Game Day: From Morning Until Night, Behind the Scenes in the NBA Authors: Joe Layden and James Preller Publisher: Scholastic Inc., 1997 ISBN-13: 978-0590767422 ISBN-10: 0590767429 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home Author: Gloria Furman Cover Illustrator: Crystal Courtney Publisher: Crossway, 2013 ISBN-13: 978-1433536052 ISBN-10: 1433536056 Related website: http://www.crossway.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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First Flight: The Story of Tom Tate and the Wright Brothers

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: First Flight: The Story of Tom Tate and the Wright Brothers Author: George Shea Illustrator: Don Bolognese Publisher: HarperCollins, reissued in 2003 ISBN-13: 978-1424206087 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1424206081 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0064442152 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0064442152 (Paperback) Language … Continue reading

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Ghoul School #1: Welcome to Chillsville Elementary

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Ghoul School #1: Welcome to Chillsville Elementary Author: Jane King Illustrator: Patrick Girouard Publisher: Aladdin, 1996 ISBN-13: 978-0671510237 ISBN-10: 0671510231 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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The Case for Christ and the Case for Faith: Two Books in One Investigating Faith, Christ, Christianity

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Case for Christ and the Case for Faith: Two Books in One Investigating Faith, Christ, Christianity Author: Lee Strobel Cover Illustrator: Matthew P. Van Kirk Publisher: Zondervan, 2006 ISBN-13: 978-0310608820 ISBN-10: 0310608821 Related websites: … Continue reading

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Menace of the Mutanator: Garfield’s Pet Force #4

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Menace of the Mutanator: Garfield’s Pet Force #4 Authors: Michael Teitelbaum and Jim Davis Illustrators: Gary Barker and Larry Fentz Publisher: Scholastic, 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0613068222 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 061306822X (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0590059459 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0590059459 (Paperback) … Continue reading

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Missing May

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Missing May Author: Cynthia Rylant Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks, reprinted in 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0756945916 ISBN-10: 0756945917 ISBN-13: 978-0439613835 ISBN-10: 0439613833 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a … Continue reading

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Window of Time

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Window of Time Author: Karen Weinberg Illustrator: Annelle Woggon Ratcliffe Publisher: White Mane Publishing Company, republished in 1992 ISBN-13: 978-0613885782 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0613885783 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0942597189 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0942597184 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.whitemane.com/ (publisher) Language … Continue reading

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Sing Down the Moon

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Sing Down the Moon Author: Scott O’Dell Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers, reprinted in 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0812418613 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0812418611 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0547406329 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0547406320 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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Squanto and the First Thanksgiving

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Squanto and the First Thanksgiving Author: Teresa Celsi Illustrator: Pam Ford Johnson Publisher: Steck-Vaughn Company, republished in 1992 ISBN-13: 978-0817235116 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0817235116 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0811467100 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0811467104 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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