Category Archives: youth nonfiction

1776

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: 1776 Author: David McCullough Cover Designer: Wendell Minor Publisher: Simon and Schuster Paperbacks, republished 2006 ISBN-13: 978-0743226714 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0743226712 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0743226721 Paperback ISBN-10: 0743226720 Paperback Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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The Star-Spangled Banner

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Star-Spangled Banner Author: Joseph VanFonda Publisher: Disabled Veterans National Foundation, 2014 ASIN: B015OLUH84 Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or profanity; 4=a lot of cursing and/or profanity; … Continue reading

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Bananas Don’t Grow on Trees: A Guide to Popular Misconceptions

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Bananas Don’t Grow on Trees: A Guide to Popular Misconceptions Author: Joseph Rosenbloom Illustrator: Joyce Behr Publisher: Pan Books, republished 1981 ISBN-13: 978-0806931005 Hardcover ISBN-10: 0806931000 Hardcover ISBN-13: 978-0330262903 ISBN-10: 0330262904 Language level: 1 (1=nothing … 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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Gist’s Promised Land: The Little-known Story of the Largest Relocation of Freed Slaves in U. S. History

  HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Gist’s Promised Land: The Little-known Story of the Largest Relocation of Freed Slaves in U. S. History Author: Paula Kitty Wright Publisher: Sugar Tree Ridge Publishing, 2013 ISBN-13: 978-0615886480 ISBN-10: 0615886485 Language level: 1 … Continue reading

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A Song Is Born: A Collection of Inspiring Hymn Stories

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: A Song Is Born: A Collection of Inspiring Hymn Stories Author: Robert J. Taylor Jr. Publisher: Taylor Publications, 2004 ISBN-13: 978-1932711004 ISBN-10: 1932711007 Related website: http://www.taylorpublications.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or … Continue reading

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The Guns of August

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Guns of August Author: Barbara W. Tuchman Publisher: Presidio Press, republished 2004 ISBN-13: 978-0345476098 ISBN-10: 0345476093 Related website: http://www.presidiopress.com (publisher) Language level: 3 (1=nothing objectionable; 2=common euphemisms and/or childish slang terms; 3=some cursing and/or … Continue reading

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