Monthly Archives: July 2015

It’s a Dog’s Life: Hank the Cowdog, Book 3

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: It’s a Dog’s Life: Hank the Cowdog, Book 3 Author: John R. Erickson Illustrator: Gerald L. Holmes Publisher: Maverick Books, reprinted in 2011 ISBN-13: 978-1591881032 ISBN-10: 159188103X Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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Fast-Talking Dolphin

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Fast-Talking Dolphin Author: Carson Davidson Illustrator: Sylvia Stone Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks, republished in 1989 ISBN-13: 978-0396076964 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0396076963 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0590053679 Paperback ISBN-10: 0590053671 Paperback Language level: 1 (a single euphemism) (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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Winners and Losers: The Pulkington Printouts

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Winners and Losers: The Pulkington Printouts Author: Brian Blandford Publisher: Regal Books, 1985 ISBN-13: 978-0830710126 ISBN-10: 0830710124 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot of … Continue reading

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The Ghost That Came Alive

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Ghost that Came Alive Author: Vic Crume Publisher: Scholastic Inc., republished in 1992 ISBN-13: 978-0590461474 ISBN-10: 0590461478 Language level: 2 (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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Mrs. Chippy’s Last Expedition: The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton’s Polar-Bound Cat

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Mrs. Chippy’s Last Expedition: The Remarkable Journal of Shackleton’s Polar-Bound Cat Author: Caroline Alexander Illustrator: W. E. How Publisher: Harper Perennial, reprinted in 1999 ISBN-13: 978-0613605816 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0613605810 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0060932619 Paperback ISBN-10: 0060932619 … Continue reading

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