Category Archives: historical fiction

Panther Creek Mountain: The Big Adventure

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Panther Creek Mountain: The Big Adventure Author and Illustrator: Clyde McCulley Cover Designer: Sherri McCulley Seibold: Publisher: Story Night Press, 2018 ISBN-13: 978-0998669915 ISBN-10: 0998669911 Related website(s): http://www.storynightpress.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common … Continue reading

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The Singing Tree

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Singing Tree Author and Illustrator: Kate Seredy Publisher: Puffin Books, reissued 1990 ISBN-13: 978-0140345438 ISBN-10: 0140345434 Language level: 2 (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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Boy With a Pack

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Boy With a Pack Author: Stephen W. Meader Illustrator: Edward Shenton Publisher: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1939 ISBN-13: 978-0152112400 ISBN-10: 0152112405 Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or … Continue reading

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Hello, the Boat!

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Hello, the Boat! Author: Phyllis Crawford Illustrator: Edward Laning Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, 1938 ISBN-13: 9780030350351 ISBN-10: 0030350352 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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Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy Author: Gary D. Schmidt Cover llustrator: Stephanie Dalton Cowan Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers, reissued 2013 ISBN-13: 978-1627656337 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1627656332 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0544022799 Paperback ISBN-10: 0544022793 Paperback … Continue reading

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Phebe Fairchild: Her Book, Story and Pictures

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Phebe Fairchild: Her Book, Story and Pictures Author and Illustrator: Lois Lenski Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Inc., republished 1964 ISBN-13: 9789998894266 ISBN-10: 9998894263 Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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My Brother the Wind

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: My Brother the Wind Author: G. Clifton Wisler Publisher: Paperjacks, republished 1987 ISBN-13: 978-0385148221 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0385148224 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0770105105 Paperback ISBN-10: 0770105106 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; … Continue reading

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