Monthly Archives: May 2014

West of the Moon

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: West of the Moon Author: Margi Preus Cover Illustrator: Lille Carre Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1419708961 ISBN-10: 1419708961 Related websites: http://www.margipreus.com (author), http://www.amuletbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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Rights of Man

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Rights of Man Author: Thomas Paine Publisher: A & D Publishing, republished in 2007 ISBN-13: 978-1604591354 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1604591358 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0486408934 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0486408930 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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Silent Spring

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Silent Spring Author: Rachel Carson Illustrators: Lois and Louis Darling Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, republished in 2002 ISBN-13: 978-0618253050 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 061825305X (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0618249060 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0618249060 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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The Three Toymakers

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Three Toymakers Author: Ursula Moray Williams Illustrator: Shirley Hughes Publisher: Weekly Reader Children’s Book Club, republished in 1972 ISBN-13: 978-0840761149 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0840761147 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0330233118 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0330233114 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Terra-Cotta Soldier

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Secrets of the Terra-Cotta Soldier Authors: Ying Chang Compestine and Vinson Compestine Illustrator: Jonathan Bartlett Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1419705403 ISBN-10: 1419705407 Related website: http://www.yingc.com (author), http://www.amuletbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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Is Genesis Myth?: The Shocking Story of the Teaching of Evolution at Abilene Christian University

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Is Genesis Myth?: The Shocking Story of the Teaching of Evolution at Abilene Christian University Author: Bert Thompson Publisher: Apologetics Press, 1986 ISBN-13: 978-0932859075 ISBN-10: 0932859070 Related website: http://www.apologeticspress.org/ (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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The Christian Home

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Christian Home Author: P.D. Wilmeth Publisher: 20th Century Christian Foundation, republished in 1983 ASIN: B001Z5RVF6 ASIN: B000YJIMQG Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot … Continue reading

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