Monthly Archives: August 2013

John Smith: Gentleman Adventurer

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: John Smith: Gentleman Adventurer Author: C. H. Forbes-Lindsay Cover designer: Mike Fentz Publisher: Preston-Speed Publications, republished in 2000 ISBN-13: 978-1887159562 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1887159568 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1887159579 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1887159576 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.prestonspeed.com (publisher) Language … Continue reading

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The Big Ditch: The Story of the Ohio Canals

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Big Ditch: The Story of the Ohio Canals Author and Illustrator: Jim Baker Publisher: Ohio Historical Society, republished in1975 ASIN: B000NPMREE ASIN: B0041114TA ASIN: B0057QU8J0 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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Stuart Little: The Storybook

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Stuart Little: The Storybook Author: Amy Jo Cooper Publisher: Puffin Books, republished in 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0694014149 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0694014141 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0141307350 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0141307358 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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Story Time with Grandma

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Story Time with Grandma Author: Mary Elizabeth Yoder Cover Photographer: Robert K. Monn Publisher: Christian Light Publications, 10th printing in 2009 ISBN-13: 978-0878135141 ISBN-10: 0878135146 Related website: http://www.clp.org (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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No Longer a Slumdog: Bringing Hope to Children in Crisis

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: No Longer a Slumdog: Bringing Hope to Children in Crisis Author: K. P. Yohannan Cover Designer: Cynthia Young Publisher: GFA Books, 2011 ISBN-13: 978-1595890658 ISBN-10: 1595890653 Related websites: http://www.NoLongeraSlumdog.org (book), http://www.GFA.org (publisher) Language level: 1 … Continue reading

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Eye of the Oracle: Oracles of Fire, Book 1

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Eye of the Oracle: Oracles of Fire, Book 1 Author: Bryan Davis Cover Designer: Daryle Beam Publisher: Living Ink Books, 2006 ISBN-13: 978-0899578705 ISBN-10: 0899578705 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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Jo MacDonald Hiked in the Woods

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Jo MacDonald Hiked in the Woods Author: Mary Quattlebaum Illustrator: Laura J. Bryant Publisher: Dawn Publications, 2013 ISBN-13: 978-1584693345 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1584693347 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1584693352 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1584693355 (Paperback) Related websites: http://www.maryquattlebaum.com (author), http://www.laurabryant.com (illustrator), … Continue reading

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