Category Archives: historical fiction

Schoolroom in the Parlor: Fairchild Family Story No. 4

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Schoolroom in the Parlor: Fairchild Family Story No. 4 Author: Rebecca Caudill Illustrator: Decie Merwin Publisher: Bethlehem Books, republished 2005 ISBN-13: 978-1883937829 ISBN-10: 1883937825 Related website: http://www.bethlehembooks.com Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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Calico Bush

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Calico Bush Author: Rachel Field Illustrator: Allen Lewis Publisher: Aladdin, republished 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0689822858 ISBN-10: 0689822855 Related website: http://www.SimonSaysKids.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; … Continue reading

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Jack of Hearts

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Jack of Hearts Author: Chris Collins Publisher: WestBowPress, 2014 ISBN-13: 978-1490844626 ISBN-10: 1490844627 Related website: http://www.westbowpress.com (publisher) 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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The Bears of Blue River

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Bears of Blue River Author: Charles Major Illustrator: A. B. Frost Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, republished 2009 ISBN-13: 978-1448632695 ISBN-10: 1448632692 Related website: http://www.abpub.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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Mountains Are Free

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Mountains Are Free Author: Julia Davis Adams Illustrator: Theodore Nadejen Publisher: E. P. Dutton, 1930 ISBN-13: 978-9997489043 ISBN-10: 9997489047 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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Meggy MacIntosh: A Highland Girl in the Carolina Colony

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Meggy MacIntosh: A Highland Girl in the Carolina Colony Author: Elizabeth Janet Gray Illustrator: Marguerite De Angeli Publisher: Viking, republished in 1966 ISBN-13: 978-0670466412 Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; … Continue reading

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Swift Arrow

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Swift Arrow Author: Josephine Cunnington Edwards Illustrator: Ron Plante Publisher: Teach Services Inc., republished 2016 ISBN-13: 978-1572580800 ISBN-10: 1572580801 Related website: http://www.TEACHServices.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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