Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Lion of The North: A Tale of the Times of Gustavus Adolphus

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Lion of The North: A Tale of the Times of Gustavus Adolphus Author: G. A. Henty Publisher: Preston-Speed Publications, republished in 2000 ISBN-13: 978-1887159425 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1887159428 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1887159432 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1887159436 (Paperback) … Continue reading

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The Case for the Real Jesus: A Journalist Investigates Current Attacks on the Identity of Christ

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Case for the Real Jesus: A Journalist Investigates Current Attacks on the Identity of Christ Author: Lee Strobel Cover Photographer: David Paterson Publisher: Zondervan, republished in 2009 ISBN-13: 978-0310242109 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 031024210X (Hardcover) ISBN-13: … Continue reading

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The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates #1: Magic Marks the Spot

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Very Nearly Honorable League of Pirates #1: Magic Marks the Spot Author: Caroline Carlson Illustrator: Dave Phillips Publisher: HarperCollins, 2013 ISBN-13: 978-0062194343 ISBN-10: 0062194348 Related websites: http://www.carolinecarlsonbooks.com (author), http://www.harpercollinschildrens.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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Here Am I, Send Me

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Here Am I, Send Me Author: Leslie Diestelkamp Publisher: Diestelkamp Printing, 1976 ASIN: B003D8VOOM Related website: http://www.thinkonthesethings.com/ (publisher) Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Ages 13 and up Rating: ***** 5 stars (EXCELLENT) Reviewed … Continue reading

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Pap–the Broken Mold

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Pap—The Broken Mold Author: Rodney Miller Publisher: Miller Publications, 1979 ASIN: B004BJOX18 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Ages 13 and up Rating: ***** 5 stars (EXCELLENT) Reviewed by Wayne S. Walker For more … Continue reading

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The Disappearing Stranger: Adventures of the Northwoods, Book 1

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Disappearing Stranger: Adventures of the Northwoods, Book 1 Author: Lois Walfrid Johnson Cover Illustrator: Tom Holden Publisher: Mott Media, republished in 2009 ISBN-13: 978-0880622752 ISBN-10: 088062275X Related website: http://www.loiswalfridjohnson.com (author), http://www.mottmedia.com (publisher) Language level: … Continue reading

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The Soup Bone

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Soup Bone Author: Tony Johnston Illustrator: Margot Tomes Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers, republished in 1992 ISBN-13: 978-0152772550 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0152772553 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0152772567 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0152772561 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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