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That’s Life, Too: A Second Helping of Wit and Wisdom

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: That’s Life, Too: A Second Helping of Wit and Wisdom Author: Dee Bowman Publisher: Harwell/Lewis Publishing Company, 2006 ISBN-13: 987-0-9764435-3-5 ISBN-10: 0-9764435-3-5 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy Author: Gary D. Schmidt Cover llustrator: Stephanie Dalton Cowan Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers, reissued 2013 ISBN-13: 978-1627656337 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1627656332 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0544022799 Paperback ISBN-10: 0544022793 Paperback … Continue reading

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Loyola Kids Book of Catholic Signs and Symbols: An Illustrated Guide to Their History and Meaning

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Loyola Kids Book of Catholic Signs and Symbols: An Illustrated Guide to Their History and Meaning Author: Amy Welborn Illustrator: Marina Seoane Publisher: Loyola Press, 2018 ISBN-13: 978-0829446517 ISBN-10: 0829446516 Related website(s): http://www.amywelborn.com (author), http://www.loyolapress.comContinue reading

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Penn

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Penn Author: Elizabeth Janet Gray Illustrator: George Gillett Whitney Publisher: Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, republished 1986 ISBN-13: 978-0670546428 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0670546429 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0941308069 Paperback ISBN-10: 0941308065 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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Shhh…God Is in the Silence: A Story for All Ages

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Shhh…God Is in the Silence: A Story for All Ages Author: Fiona Basile Illustrator: Alice Mount Publisher: Loyola Press, 2018 ISBN-13: 978-0829446579 ISBN-10: 0829446575 Related website(s): http://www.godisinthesilence.com (book), http://www.loyolapress.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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The Curse of the Vassal Fruit: Book One in the Frog Prince Adventures

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Curse of the Vassal Fruit: Book One in the Frog Prince Adventures Author: Erik Sietsema Illustrator: Jen Fultz Publisher: Frog Prince Adventures, 2018 ISBN-13: 978-1-7326623-0-8 ISBN-10: 1-7326623-0-8 Related website(s): https://thefrogprinceadventures.com/ (series) Language level: 2 … Continue reading

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Pecos Bill: The Greatest Cowboy of All Time

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Pecos Bill: The Greatest Cowboy of All Time Author: James Cloyd Bowman Illustrator: Laura Bannon Publisher: NYR Children’s Collection, republished 2007 ISBN-13: 978-1590172247 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1590172248 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0807563762 Paperback ISBN-10: 0807563765 Paperback Language level: … Continue reading

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