Monthly Archives: August 2014

Frightened Fawn: Animal Emergency #8

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Frightened Fawn: Animal Emergency #8 Author: Emily Costello Illustrator: Larry Day Publisher: HarperCollins, 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0380816019 ISBN-10: 0380816016 Related website: http://www.harperchildrens.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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The Phantom Tollbooth

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Phantom Tollbooth Author: Norton Juster Illustrator: Jules Feiffer Publisher: Bullseye Books, reprinted in 1988 ISBN-13: 978-0812451788 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0812451783 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0394820378 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0394820371 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.randomhouse.com/kids (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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The Dandelion Seed’s Big Dream

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Dandelion Seed’s Big Dream Author: Joseph Anthony Illustrator: Cris Arbo Publisher: Dawn Publications, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1584694960 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1584694963 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1584694977 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1584694971 (Paperback) Related websites: http://www.JosephPatrickAnthony.com (author), http://www.author-illustr-source.com/crisarbo.htm (illustrator), http://www.dawnpub.com (publisher) … Continue reading

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The Prairie That Nature Built

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Prairie That Nature Built Author: Marybeth Lorbiecki Illustrator: Cathy Morrison Publisher: Dawn Publications, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1584694915 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 1584694912 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1584694922 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 1584694920 (Paperback) Related website: http://www.dawnpub.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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For Instruction in Righteousness: A Topical Reference Guide for Biblical Child-Training

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: For Instruction in Righteousness: A Topical Reference Guide for Biblical Child-Training Author: Pam Forster Publisher: Doorposts, third edition published in 2011 ISBN-13: 978-1891206290 ISBN-10: 189120629X Related website: http://www.doorposts.com/ (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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Princess Cupcake Jones Won’t Go To School!

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Princess Cupcake Jones Won’t Go To School! Author: Ylleya Fields Illustrator: Michael LaDuca Publisher: Belle Publishing, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-0578113043 ISBN-10: 057811304X Related websites: http://www.PrincessCupcakeJones.com (series), http://www.BellePublishing.net (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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The Family Under the Bridge

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Family Under the Bridge Author: Natalie Savage Carlson Illustrator: Garth Williams Publisher: HarperCollins, reissued in 1989 ISBN-13: 978-0812473544 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 081247354X (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-0064402507 (Paperback) ISBN-10: 0064402509 (Paperback) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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