Category Archives: Newbery Honor Books

The Old Tobacco Shop: A True Account of What Befell a Little Boy in Search of Adventure

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Old Tobacco Shop: A True Account of What Befell a Little Boy in Search of Adventure Author: William Bowen Illustrator: Reginald Birch Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, republished 2015 ISBN-13: 978-1519285560 ISBN-10: 1519285566 Language … Continue reading

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All Sail Set: A Romance of the Flying Cloud

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: All Sail Set: A Romance of the Flying Cloud Author and Illustrator: Armstrong Sperry Publisher: David R. Godine, republished 1995 ISBN-13: 978-0879235239 ISBN-10: 0879235233 Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; … Continue reading

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The Pageant of Chinese History

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Pageant of Chinese History Author: Elizabeth Seeger Illustrator: Bernard Watkins Publisher: David McKay Company, Fourth Edition in 1967 ASIN: B0006AMKP2 ASIN: B0006ARD8Q ASIN: B000K3T1JS Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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Davy Crockett

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Davy Crockett Author: Constance Rourke Illustrator: Walter Seaton Publisher: University of Nebraska Press, republished 1998 ISBN-13: 978-0803289673 ISBN-10: 0803289677 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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A Day on Skates: The Story of a Dutch Picnic

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Day on Skates: The Story of a Dutch Picnic Author and Illustrator: Hilda van Stockum Publisher: Bethlehem Books, republished in 2007 ISBN-13: 978-1932350180 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1932350187 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-1883937027 Paperback ISBN-10: 1883937027 Paperback Related … Continue reading

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The ABC Bunny

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The ABC Bunny Author: Wanda Gag Illustrator: Howard Gag Publisher: University Of Minnesota Press, republished 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0816644162 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0816644160 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0590442008 Paperback ISBN-10: 0590442007 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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Swift Rivers

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Swift Rivers Author: Cornelia Meigs Cover Illustrator: Tim Tanner Publisher: Walker, republished 2004) ISBN-13: 978-0802777034 ISBN-10: 0802777031 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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