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Climb or Die: A Test of Survival

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Climb or Die: A Test of Survival Author: Edward Myers Cover Illustrator: Joe Burleson Publisher: Montemayor Press, republished 2016 ISBN-13: 978-0786800261 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0786800267 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-1932727128 Paperback ISBN-10: 1932727124 Paperback Language level: 3 (1=nothing … Continue reading

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Winky Solves a Mystery

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Winky Solves a Mystery Author: Ken Anderson Publisher: Kessinger Publishing LLC, republished 2010 ISBN-13: 978-1168770950 Hardcover ISBN-10: 1168770955 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-1163191231 Paperback ISBN-10: 116319123X Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang … Continue reading

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Out of Life’s Darkest Hour: In Poetry and Prose

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Out of Life’s Darkest Hour: In Poetry and Prose Author: Brian V. Sullivan Cover Illustrator: T. Sean Sullivan Publisher:  So and So Printing, 2019 ISBN-13: 978-1081064518 ISBN-10: 108106451X Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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On My Honor

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: On My Honor Author: Marion Dane Bauer Cover Illustrator: Matthew Archambault Publisher: Clarion Books, reissued 2012 ISBN-13: 978-1627652858 Hardcover ISBN-10: 162765285X Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0547722405 Paperback ISBN-10: 0547722400 Paperback Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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Guests

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Guests Author: Michael Dorris Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Books for Children, reissued 1999 ISBN-13: 978-0786820368 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0786820365 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0786813568 Paperback ISBN-10: 0786813563 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some … Continue reading

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Unplanned: The Dramatic True Story of a Former Planned Parenthood Leader’s Eye-Opening Journey Across the Life Line

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Unplanned: The Dramatic True Story of a Former Planned Parenthood Leader’s Eye-Opening Journey Across the Life Line Author: Abby Johnson, with Cindy Lambert Cover Image: Jason Pearson Publisher: Tyndale Momentum,   enlarged edition 2019 ISBN-13: 978-1414396545 … Continue reading

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A String in the Harp

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A String in the Harp Author: Nancy Bond Cover Illustrator: Maureen Hyde Publisher: Aladdin, reprinted 2006 ISBN-13: 978-0689500367 Hardcover ISBN-10: 068950036X Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-1416927716 Paperback ISBN-10: 1416927719 Paperback Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms … Continue reading

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