Monthly Archives: November 2019

The Night of the Loch Ness Monster

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Night of the Loch Ness Monster Author: Jerry Stemach Illustrator: Jeff Hamm Publisher: Don Johnston Inc., 1999 ISBN-13: 978-1893376403 Paperback ISBN-10: 1893376400 Paperback ISBN-13: 978-1893376649 CD-ROM ISBN-10: 1893376648 CD-ROM Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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Jeffrey and the Third Grade Ghost, Book 4: Pet Day Surprise

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Jeffrey and the Third Grade Ghost, Book 4: Pet Day Surprise Authors: Megan Stine and H. William Stine Illustrator: Keith Birdsong Publisher: Ballantine Books, 1989 ISBN-13: 978-0449903292 ISBN-10: 044990329X Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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Red Sails to Capri

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Red Sails to Capri Author: Ann Weil Illustrator: C. R. Falls Publisher: Puffin Books, republished 1988 ISBN-13: 978-0670592135 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0670592137 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0140328585 Paperback ISBN-10: 0140328580 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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Beautiful Joe: The Autobiography of a Dog

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Beautiful Joe: The Autobiography of a Dog Author: Margaret Marshall Saunders Illustrators: William M. Hutchinson, Charles Copeland Publisher: Bibliotech Press, republished 2019 ISBN-13: 978-1618955708 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1618955705 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0771079405  Paperback ISBN-10: 0771079400 Paperback Language … Continue reading

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The Case of the Wandering Weathervanes: A McGurk Mystery

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Case of the Wandering Weathervanes: A McGurk Mystery Author: E. W. Hildick Illustrator: Denise Brunkus Publisher:  Troll Communications LLC, republished 1990 ISBN-13: 978-0027439700 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0027439704 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0816717903 Paperback ISBN-10: 0816717907 Paperback Language … Continue reading

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The Goblins and the Gravedigger: A Forgotten Dickens

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Goblins and the Gravedigger: A Forgotten Dickens Authors: Kenneth L. Chumbley and Tonya Clarkson McCain Publisher: Adelaide Books, 2019 ISBN-13: 978-1950437429 ISBN-10: 1950437426 Related website(s): http://www.adelaidebooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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Kildee House

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Kildee House Author: Rutherford G. Montgomery Illustrator: Barbara Cooney Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s, republished 1993 ISBN-13: 978-0802773883 ISBN-10: 0802773885 Language level: 2 (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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