Monthly Archives: August 2015

My First Book of Biographies: Great Men and Women Every Child Should Know

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: My First Book of Biographies: Great Men and Women Every Child Should Know Author: Jean Marzollo Illustrator: Irene Trivas Publisher: Scholastic Inc., 1994 ISBN-13: 978-0590450140 Hardcover ISBN-10: 059045014X Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0590450157 Paperback ISBN-10: 0590450158 Paperback … Continue reading

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Follow the Leader

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Follow the Leader Author: Vicki Winslow Illustrator: Colin Bootman Publisher: Yearling, republished in 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0385322850 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0385322852 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0440412960 Paperback ISBN-10: 044041296X Paperback Language level: 5 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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What It Is, Is Preaching

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: What It Is, Is Preaching Author: Robert F. Turner Publisher: Harwell/Lewis Publishing Co., 1998 ASIN: B0006R4RQ0 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing … Continue reading

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I Am an American: A True Story of Japanese Internment

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: I Am an American: A True Story of Japanese Internment Author: Jerry Stanley Publisher: Scholastic, republished in 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0517597866 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0517597861 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0590684446 Paperback ISBN-10: 0590684442 Paperback Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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Aunt Dimity Down Under: Aunt Dimity Mystery #15

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Aunt Dimity Down Under: Aunt Dimity Mystery #15 Author: Nancy Atherton Publisher: Penguin Books, reprinted in 2011 ISBN-13: 978-067002144X Hardcover ISBN-10: 067002144X Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0143118657 Paperback ISBN-10: 014311865X Paperback Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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Exploring the Titanic: How the Greatest Ship Ever Lost—Was Found

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Exploring the Titanic: How the Greatest Ship Ever Lost—Was Found Author: Robert D. Ballard Illustrator: Ken Marschall Publisher: Scholastic, reprinted in 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0600567035 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0600567036 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0590419528 ISBN-13: 978-0590419529 Language level: 2 … Continue reading

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In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse Author: Joseph Marshall III Illustrator: Jim Yellowhawk Publisher: Amulet Books, 2015 ISBN-13: 978-1419707858 ISBN-10: 141970785X Related website: http://www.josephmarshall.com (author), http://jimyellohawk.com (illustrator), http://www.amuletbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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