Posts tagged with ‘5 Star Books’

  • Book Review: Outliers

    By on July 12, 2009

    I liked this book by Malcolm Gladwell and give it five stars. He debunks the theory that success is...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: The Help

    By on July 5, 2009

    I liked this book by Kathryn Stockett and give it 5 stars. This recently released novel is about black...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: 1000 Artist Journal Pages

    By on June 10, 2009

    I have really enjoyed this book by Dawn De Vries Sokol and even give it five stars. I bought...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: The Story Book of Science

    By on June 4, 2009

    I read this classic book by Jean Henri-Fabre (France 1823 – 1915) to my homeschooled 6th grader as supplementary...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: Journal of a Solitude

    By on May 9, 2009

    I loved this book and give it five stars. I heard a retrospective on NPR of their best interviews...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: The Mysterious Benedict Society

    By on April 18, 2009

    My 12 year old daughter has read this book by Trenton Lee Stewart so many times, I finally succumbed...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: Beyond Belief

    By on April 10, 2009

    A review of this book in the Christian Science Monitor said, “This remarkable book will stir and provoke thought. ...

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    Polly Castor
  • Two Book Reviews

    By on April 7, 2009

    The above two books are the best (non-spiritual) non-fiction I have read since the Omnivore’s Dilemma a few years...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: Their Eyes Were Watching God

    By on March 12, 2009

      This book was a masterpiece.  I give it five stars even though when I tried to read it...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers

    By on February 26, 2009

      Do you know the story of Hosea in the Bible?  This Christian story mirrors it with a good...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: Project Mulberry

    By on February 11, 2009

    Project Mulberry by Linda Sue Park is a young adult book that I read with my 12 year old....

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    Polly Castor