Monthly Archives: March 2014

First Fire: A Cherokee Folktale

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: First Fire: A Cherokee Folktale Author: Nancy Kelly Allen Illustrator: Sherry Rogers Publisher: Arbordale Publishing formerly Sylvan Dell Publishing, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1628552072 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1628552077 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1628552164 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1628552166 (Paperback) Related websites: http://nancykellyallen.comContinue reading

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A Dog’s Life

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Dog’s Life Author: Peter Mayle Illustrator: Edward Koren Publisher: Vintage, republished in 1996 ISBN-13: 978-0679441229 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0679441220 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0679762676 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0679762671 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.randomhouse.com/ (publisher) Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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Daisylocks

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Daisylocks Author: Marianne Berkes Illustrator: Cathy Morrison Publisher: Arbordale Publishing formerly Sylvan Dell Publishing, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1628552065 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1628552069 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1628552157 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1628552158 (Paperback) Related websites: http://www.MarianneBerkes.com (author), http://www.cathymorrison.blogspot.com (illustrator), http://www.SylvanDellPublishing.com or … Continue reading

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Roller Skates

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Roller Skates Author: Ruth Sawyer Illustrator: Valenti Angelo Publisher: Viking Penguin, republished in 1986 ISBN-13: 978-0808538028 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0808538020 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0140303582 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0140303588 (Paperback) Language level: 3 (unfortunately) (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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A Cool Summer Tail

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Cool Summer Tail Author: Carrie A. Pearson Illustrator: Christina Wald Publisher: Arbordale Publishing formerly Sylvan Dell Publishing, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1628552058 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1628552050 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1628552140 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 162855214X (Paperback) Related websites: http://www.carriepearsonbooks.com (author), … Continue reading

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How We Got the Bible: Third Edition, Revised and Expanded

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: How We Got the Bible: Third Edition, Revised and Expanded Author: Neil R. Lightfoot Publisher: Baker Books, Third Edition republished in 2010 ISBN-13: 978-1567317220 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1567317227 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0801072611 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0801072611 (Paperback) Related … Continue reading

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The Beavers’ Busy Year

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Beavers’ Busy Year Author and Photographer: Mary Holland Publisher: Arbordale Publishing formerly Sylvan Dell Publishing, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1628552041 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1628552042 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1628552133 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1628552131 (Paperback) Related websites: http://naturallycuriouswithmaryholland.wordpress.com (author), http://www.SylvanDellPublishing.com or … Continue reading

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Poetical Works: Complete Edition

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Poetical Works: Complete Edition Author: William Cowper Publisher: Benediction Classics, republished in 2010 ISBN-13: 978-1849027564 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1849027560 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1406792034 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1406792039 (Paperback) Language level 1: (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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Animal Helpers: Aquariums

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Animal Helpers: Aquariums Author: Jennifer Keats Curtis Publisher: Sylvan Dell Publishing, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1628552034 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1628552034 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1628552126 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1628552123 (Paperback) Related websites: http://www.jenniferkeatscurtis.com (author), http://www.SylvanDellPublishing.com (publisher) Language level 1: (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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On Kiki’s Reef

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: On Kiki’s Reef Author: Carol L. Malnor Illustrator: Trina L. Hunner Publisher: Dawn Publications, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1584694762 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1584694769 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1584694779 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1584694777 (Paperback) Related websites: http://www.natureportals.com (author), http://www.trinahunner.com (illustrator), http://www.dawnpub.com (publisher) … Continue reading

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