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Tom Swift and The Asteroid Pirates

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Tom Swift and The Asteroid Pirates Author: Victor Appleton II Illustrator: Charles Brey Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap, reprinted 1964 ISBN-13: 9780001622098 ISBN-10: 0001622099 Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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The Land that Time Forgot

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Land that Time Forgot Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs Publisher: Fall River, republished 2012 ISBN-13: 978-1435134409 ISBN-10: 1435134400 Related website: http://www.sterlingpublishing.com (publisher) Language level: 2 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing … Continue reading

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Noah Drake and the Dragon Killer: A Christian Fiction Adventure, Volume 1

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Noah Drake and the Dragon Killer: A Christian Fiction Adventure, Volume 1 Author: Ben Russell Cover Illustrator: Jonna Blankenship Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2016 ISBN-13: 978-1540358080 ISBN-10: 1540358089 Related website: http://creationtales.com (author) Language level: … Continue reading

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The Warrior’s Apprentice

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Warrior’s Apprentice Author: Lois McMaster Bujold Publisher: Baen, republished in 2016 ISBN-13: 978-1476781303 ISBN-10: 1476781303 Related website: http://www.baen.com (publisher) Language level: 5 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; … Continue reading

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Buck Rogers in the Twenty Fifth Century

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Buck Rogers in the Twenty Fifth Century Author: Addison E. Steele Publisher: Dell Publishing, 1978 ISBN-13: 978-0440108436 ISBN-10: 0440108438 Language level: 3 (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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The League and the Lantern

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The League and the Lantern Author: Brian Wells Jacket Illustrator: Joe Slucher Publisher: Republic Ink, 2016 ISBN-13: 978-0997227000 ISBN-10: 0997227001 Related website: http://www.LeagueAndLantern.com (book) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; … Continue reading

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The Tripods: When the Tripods Came

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Tripods: When the Tripods Came Author: John Christopher Cover Illustrator Anton Petrov: Publisher: Aladdin, reissued in  2014 ISBN-13: 978-1481414814 ISBN-10: 148141481X Related website: http://www.KIDS.SimonandSchuster.com (publisher) Language level: I’m giving it a 2 (1=nothing objectionable; … Continue reading

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