Category Archives: general youth fiction

The TV Kid

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The TV Kid Author: Betsy Byars Cover Illustrator: Carol Newsom Publisher: Puffin Books, Reissued 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0812414134 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0812414136 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0140388268 Paperback ISBN-10: 0140388265 Paperback Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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Ten Miles from Winnemucca

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Ten Miles from Winnemucca Author: Thelma Hatch Wyss Cover Illustrator:  Vince Natale Publisher:  HarperTeen, republished 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0060297848 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0060297840 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0064473347 Paperback ISBN-10: 0064473341 Paperback Related website(s): http://www.harperchildrens.com Language level: 2 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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He Will Not Walk With Me

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: He Will Not Walk With Me Author: Alice Hendricks Bach Publisher:  Delacorte, 1985 ISBN-13: 978-0385294102 ISBN-10: 0385294107 Language level: 3 (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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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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New Kid

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: New Kid Author and Illustrator: Jerry Craft Publisher: Quill Tree Books, 2019 ISBN-13: 978-0062691200 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0062691201 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0062691194 Paperback ISBN-10: 0062691198 Paperback Related website(s): http://www.jerrycraft.com (author), http://www.harpercollinschildrens.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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Zipper: The Kid with ADHD

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Zipper: The Kid with ADHD Author: Caroline Janover Illustrator: Rick Powell Publisher: iUniverse, republished 2007 ISBN-13: 978-0595476152 ISBN-10: 0595476155 Related website(s): http://www.Backinprint.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 Snailman

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Snailman Author: Brenda Sivers Illustrator: Shirley Hughes Publisher: Little Brown and Co., 1978 ISBN-13: 978-0316791182 ISBN-10: 0316791180 Language level: 3 (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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Forgive the River, Forgive the Sky

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Forgive the River, Forgive the Sky Author: Gloria Whelan Cover Designer: Matthew K. VanZomeren Publisher: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, republished 2003 ISBN-13: 978-0802851550 Hardcover ISBN-10: 080285155X Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0802852564 Paperback ISBN-10: 0802852564 Paperback Related … Continue reading

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I Won’t Let Them Hurt You

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: I Won’t Let Them Hurt You Author: Linda Barr Publisher:  iUniverse, republished 2000 ISBN-13: 978-0595001866 ISBN-10: 0595001866 Language level: 1 (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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