Monthly Archives: December 2016

Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town Author: Haven Gillespie Illustrator: Steven Kellogg Publisher: HarperCollins, 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0688149383 ISBN-10: 0688149383 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a … Continue reading

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The King’s Shadow

  HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The King’s Shadow Author: Elizab000000eth Alder Cover Illustrator: Alexa Rutherford Publisher: Laurel Leaf Books, republished in 1997 ISBN-13: 978-0440220114 ISBN-10: 0440220114 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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Gilligan’s Island

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Gilligan’s Island Author: William Johnston Illustrator: Robert L. Jenney Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company, 1966 ASIN: B000B6GIZY Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing … Continue reading

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Revenge of the Aztecs: A Story of 1920s Hollywood

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Revenge of the Aztecs: A Story of 1920s Hollywood Author: Susan Beth Pfeffer Cover Illustrator: Douglas C. Klauba Publisher: Brighter Child, republished in 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0809205868 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0809205866 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0769634319 Paperback ISBN-10: 0769634311 … Continue reading

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The God of Old: Inside the Lost World of the Bible

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The God of Old: Inside the Lost World of the Bible Author: James L. Kugel Publisher: Free Press, reprinted 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0743235846 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0743235843 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0743235853 Paperback ISBN-10: 0743235851 Paperback Related website: http://www.simonsays.comContinue reading

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Danny Orlis and the Live-In Tragedy

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Danny Orlis and the Live-In Tragedy Author: Bernard Palmer Publisher: Moody Publishers, republished in 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0802472366 ISBN-10: 0802472362 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a … Continue reading

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