Category Archives: fantasy

Raggedy Ann’s Wishing Pebble

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Raggedy Ann’s Wishing Pebble Author and Illustrator: Johnny Gruelle Publisher: Pook Press, republished 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1473321106 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1473321107 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-1473321090 Paperback ISBN-10: 1473321093 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish … Continue reading

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Stealaway

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Stealaway Author: K. M. Peyton Illustrator: David Wyatt Publisher: Cricket Books, republished 2004 ISBN-13: 9780812627220 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0812627229 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0330397391 Paperback ISBN-10: 0330397397 Paperback Related website(s): http://www.cricketbooks.net (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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The Ugly Dachshund

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Ugly Dachshund Author: Gladys Bronwyn (G. B.) Stern Illustrator: Kathleen Frances Barker Publisher: J. N. Townsend Publishing, new edition 1998 ISBN-13: 978-1880158159 ISBN-10: 1880158159 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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The Gammage Cup: A Novel of the Minnipins

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Gammage Cup: A Novel of the Minnipins Author: Carol Kendall Illustrator: Erik Blegvad Publisher: Young Readers Paperbacks, 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0152024932 ISBN-10: 015202493X Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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Pete’s Dragon: The Lost Years

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Pete’s Dragon: The Lost Years Author: Elizabeth Rudnick Illustrator: Nicholas Kole Publisher: Disney Press, 2016 ISBN-13: 978-1484749937 ISBN-10: 1484749936 Related website(s): http://www.disneybooks.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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The Heavenly Tenants

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Heavenly Tenants Author: William Maxwell Illustrator: Ilonka Karasz Publisher: Dover Publications, reprinted 2017 ISBN-13: 978-0486815299 ISBN-10: 0486815293 Related website(s): http://www.doverpublications.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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Small Soldiers: The Gorgonites’ Quest

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Small Soldiers: The Gorgonites’ Quest Author: Gavin Scott Publisher: Dreamworks, 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0448418827 ISBN-10: 0448418827 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing and/or … Continue reading

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