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Pa’s Harvest: A True Story Told by Ephrem Carrier

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Pa’s Harvest: A True Story Told by Ephrem Carrier Author: Jan Andrews Illustrator: Cybèle Young Publisher: Groundwood Books (October 30, 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0888994059 ISBN-10: 0888994052 Related website: http://www,groundwoodbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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Are We Having Fun Yet?

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Are We Having Fun Yet? Author: Frank A. Hedges Publisher: Sunrise Enterprise, 2002 ISBN-13: 978-0970546210 ISBN-10: 0970546211 Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a lot of … Continue reading

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White House Diary (Jimmy Carter)

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: White House Diary Author: Jimmy Carter Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0374280994 ISBN-10: 0374280991 Related website: http://www.fsgbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln’s World 1809-1865, Expanded Edition

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Abraham Lincoln’s World 1809-1865, Expanded Edition Author: Genevieve Foster Illustrator: Joanna Foster Publisher: Beautiful Feet Books, republished 2003 ISBN-13: 978-1893103160 ISBN-10: 1893103161 Related website: http://www.bfbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 3 (the “d” word is found a … Continue reading

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Poor Richard

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Poor Richard Author and Illustrator: James Daugherty Publisher: Beautiful Feet Books, republished 2000 ISBN-13: 978-1893103030 ISBN-10: 189310303X Related website: http://www.bfbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or … Continue reading

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Look on the Bright Side: Or There Must Be a Moral Here … Somewhere

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Look on the Bright Side: Or There Must Be a Moral Here … Somewhere Author: Frank A. Hedges Publisher: Sunrise Enterprise, 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0970546203 ISBN-10: 0970546203 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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Along Came Galileo

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Along Came Galileo Author and Illustrator: Jeanne Bendick Publisher: Beautiful Feet Books, 1999 ISBN-13: 978-1893103016 ISBN-10: 1893103013 Related website: http://www.bfbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or … Continue reading

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