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The Boy and His Curse: Book 1, Artists and Earthian

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Boy and His Curse: Book 1, Artists and Earthian Author: Michael Philip Mordenga Cover Illustrator: Heidi Larsson Publisher: Published independently, 2018 ISBN-13: 978-1980700753 ISBN-10: 1980700753 Related website(s): http://www.missionsdoor.org/missionary/mordenga-michael/ (author) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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At the Back of the North Wind

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: At the Back of the North Wind Author: George MacDonald Illustrator: Arthur Hughes Publisher: Everyman’s Library Children’s Classics Series, republished 2001 ISBN-13: 978-0375413353 ISBN-10: 0375413359 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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The Water Horse

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Water Horse Author: Dick King-Smith Illustrator: David Parkins Publisher: Yearling, republished 2007 ISBN-13: 978-0375842313 ISBN-10: 0375842314 Related website: http://www.randomhousekids.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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Spine Chillers Book 3: The Fortune Teller and Other Tales That Terrify

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Spine Chillers Book 3: The Fortune Teller and Other Tales That Terrify Author: Jim Razzi Illustrators: Jacqueline Rogers and Joan Holub Publisher: Grosset and Dunlap, 1991 ISBN-13: 978-0448410821 ISBN-10: 0448410826 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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The Weathermonger

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Weathermonger Author: Peter Dickinson Cover Illustrator: George Barr Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers, reissued 1986 ISBN-13: 978-0385294508 ISBN-10: 0385294506 Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or … Continue reading

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A Really-Truly Princess

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Really-Truly Princess Author and Illustrator: Amanda Kastner Publisher: StorySeamstress, 2017 ISBN-13: 978-0998311418 ISBN-10: 0998311413 Related websites: http://www.AmandaKastner.com (author), http://www.StorySeamstress.com (book) 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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The Neverending Story

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Neverending Story Author: Michael Ende Illustrator: Rowena Quadflieg Publisher: Puffin Books, republished in 1993 ISBN-13: 978-0140386332 ISBN-10: 0140386335 Related website: http://www.firebirdbooks.com (publisher) Language level: 3 (barely) (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; … Continue reading

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