Category Archives: general youth fiction

How to Be Cool in the Third Grade

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: How to Be Cool in the Third Grade Author: Betsy Duffey Illustrator: Janet Wilson Publisher: Puffin Books, reprinted1999 ISBN-13: 978-0613644112 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0613644115 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0141304663 Paperback ISBN-10: 0141304669 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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Kildee House

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Kildee House Author: Rutherford G. Montgomery Illustrator: Barbara Cooney Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s, republished 1993 ISBN-13: 978-0802773883 ISBN-10: 0802773885 Language level: 2 (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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Casey and The General

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Casey and The General Author: Priscilla W. Dundon Illustrator: Sue Lundgren Publisher: Weekly Reader, 1984 ASIN: B07MKQF27J ASIN: B000FBLPH6 Language level: 1 (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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Carly’s Buck

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Carly’s Buck Author: Carole S. Adler Cover Illustrator: Eric Velasquez Publisher: Clarion Books, 1987 ISBN-13: 978-0899194806 ISBN-10: 089919480X Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a lot … Continue reading

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The Christmas Pony

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Christmas Pony Author: Sylvia Green Illustrator: Sharon Scotland Publisher: Scholastic, republished in 2002 ISBN-13: 978-0439449281 ISBN-10: 0439449286 Related website(s): http://www.scholastic.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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Water Sky

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Water Sky Author and Illustrator: Jean Craighead George Publisher: HarperTeen, republished 1989 ISBN-13: 978-0064402026 ISBN-10: 0064402026 Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing … Continue reading

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Better Nate Than Ever

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Better Nate Than Ever Author: Tim Federle Cover Illustrator: Scott M. Fischer Publisher: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, reprinted 2014) ISBN-13: 978-1442446892 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1442446897 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-1442446915 Paperback ISBN-10: 1442446919 Paperback Related … Continue reading

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