Monthly Archives: July 2014

Summer at Steller’s Creek

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Summer at Steller’s Creek Author: Anne Clay Cernyar Illustrators: John and Joan Clay Publisher: Writers Club Press, 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0613892384 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0613892380 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0595137299 ISBN-10: 0595137296 Related website: http://www.iuniverse.com (publisher) Language level: 1 … Continue reading

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Tom’s Midnight Garden

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Tom’s Midnight Garden Author: A. Philippa Pearce Illustrator: Susan Einzig Publisher: Greenwillow Books, reissued in 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1909621206 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 190962120X (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0064404457 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0064404455 (Paperback) Language level: 2 (almost 3) (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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A Hogan for the Bluebird

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Hogan for the Bluebird Author: Ann Crowell Illustrator: Harrison Begay Publisher: Scribner’s, 1969 ASIN: B0007I6TBY ASIN: B000SUBV82 ASIN: B007T04JO2 ASIN: B0065QHSTY Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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Solving Family Problems

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Solving Family Problems Author: James R. Cope Publisher: J. R. C. Publications, 1971 ASIN: B0036NGIHC Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing or … Continue reading

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