Category Archives: Book Review

Book Review: Teaching From Rest

Book Title:  Teaching From Rest: A Homeschooler’s Guide to Unshakeable Peace Author:  Sarah Mackenzie                                                                               Genre: Homeschooling; Education Pages:  89 Publisher: Classical Academic Press  (ClassicalAcademicPress.com) Why Did I Choose It?  I saw the advertisements for the book last year and,honestly,  the concept … Continue reading

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Book Review Wednesday: Ishtar’s Odyssey

I haven’t been getting out any book reviews lately…but I do hope to get some more up soon.  In the meantime, I was blessed to receive an invitation from Kregel Publications to take part in their Blog Tour to introduce … Continue reading

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Book Review Wednesday: Sam & Dave Dig A Hole

Book Title:  Sam & Dave Dig A Hole Author:  Mac Barnett Illustrator:  Jon Klassen Genre:  Picture Book, Fiction Publisher:  Candlewick (October 14, 2014) ISBN-10: 0763662291 ISBN-13: 978-0763662295 Pages: 40 Age: 4-8 Why Did I Choose It?  I saw this one … Continue reading

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Book Review Wednesday: The Book With No Pictures

Book Title:  The Book With No Pictures Author: B.J. Novak Genre:  Picture Book (or is it?), Fiction Illustrator:  NONE! Publisher:  Dial – 1st Edition  (September 30, 2014) ISBN-10: 0803741715 ISBN-13: 978-0803741713 Pages: 48 Ages: 4-8 Why Did I Choose It?  It … Continue reading

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Book Review Wednesday: A Child’s Guide to the Divine Liturgy

This past fall I was contacted by an editor at Ancient Faith Publishing to see if I’d like to do a review on the brand new “A Child’s Guide to the Divine Liturgy”.  I was very pleased to receive my … Continue reading

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Book Review Wednesday: Flora & Ulysses

Book Title:  The Illuminated Adventures of Flora and Ulysses Author:  Kate DiCamillo Illustrator:  K.G. Campbell Genre:  Middle Grade Novel, Fiction, Humor Publisher:  Candlewick ISBN-10: 076366040X ISBN-13: 978-0763660406 Pages:  240 Ages: 7-13 Awards:  2014 Newberry Medal Why Did I Choose It?  … Continue reading

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Book Review Wednesday: Home For Christmas

Book Title:  Home For Christmas Author: Jan Brett Illustrator: Jan Brett Genre:  Picture Book, Christmas Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons ISBN-10: 0399256539 ISBN-13: 978-0399256530   Pages: 32 Age: 3-7 Why Did I Choose It?  Honestly, because it’s the Christmas book we just … Continue reading

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