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Black Bottle Man

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Black Bottle Man Author: Craig Russell Publisher: Great Plains, republished 2020 ISBN-13: 978-1894283991 ISBN-10: 1894283996 Related website(s): http://www.greatplains.mb.ca (publisher) Language level:  3 (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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Beau Geste: A Condensation

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Beau Geste: A Condensation Author: Percival Christopher Wren Illustrator: Stan Galli Publisher: Readers Digest, republished 1989 ISBN-13: 9780945260332 ISBN: 0945260334 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; … Continue reading

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So They Went to the Country

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: So They Went to the Country Author and Illustrator: Eve DiLorenzo Publisher: Exposition Press, reprinted 1954 Library of Congress catalog card number: 53-9790 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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The Iron Ring

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Iron Ring Author: Lloyd Alexander Cover Illustrator: Jane Ray Publisher: Puffin Books, republished 1999 ISBN-13: 978-0525455974 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0525455973 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0141303482 Paperback ISBN-10: 0141303484 Paperback Language level: 3 (the “d” word is used … Continue reading

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Noah Drake And The Return Of The Dragon Hunters

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Noah Drake And The Return Of The Dragon Hunters: A Christian, Fiction Adventure That Teaches Biblical Creation (Volume 2) Author: Ben Russell Cover Illustrator: Jonna Blankenship Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2017 ISBN-13: 978-1981290802 ISBN-10: … Continue reading

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Pictures of Hollis Woods

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Pictures of Hollis Woods Author: Patricia Reilly Giff Publisher: Yearling, reprinted 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0385326551 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0385326556 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0439692397 Paperback ISBN-10: 0440415787 Paperback Related website(s): http://www.randomhouse.com/kids (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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Why Save Alexander

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Why Save Alexander Author: Phillip Telfer Publisher: Elm Hill, 2019 ISBN-13: 978-1400328284 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1400328284 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-1400328277 Paperback ISBN-10: 1400328276 Paperback Related website(s): http://www.whysavealexander.com (book), http://www.philliptelfer.com (author), http://www.elmhillbooks (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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