Robin P. (MrsP) - Reviews

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101 Uses for a Dog
101 Uses for a Dog
Author: Andrea K. Donner
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/20/2007


Beautiful dog photos


The Absence of Nectar
The Absence of Nectar
Author: Kathy Hepinstall
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
 79
Review Date: 12/4/2006


Very exciting. A real page-turner.


Building Academic Vocabulary: Teacher's Manual
Review Date: 8/2/2010


Student achievement rises when teachers systematically teach vocabulary associated with the content. This book explains a method for incorporating subject matter vocabulary into the instruction. It suggests that the students keep vocabulary notebooks, and includes many ways of using the notebooks and practicing the vocabulary words. The second half of the book is a list of vocabulary terms for various subject areas.


The Care & Keeping of You: The Body Book for Girls
Review Date: 3/20/2007
Helpful Score: 1


Excellent book for teaching girls about puberty.


Castle Roogna (Xanth, Bk 3)
Castle Roogna (Xanth, Bk 3)
Author: Piers Anthony
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 212
Review Date: 7/13/2006


ANother fun Xanth book. THis one features Millie the Ghost and Jonathon the Zombie.


Color Me Beautiful
Color Me Beautiful
Author: Carole Jackson
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/1/2006
Helpful Score: 1


No matter what kind of clothes you like to wear, the right colors can make the difference between looking drab and looking radiant. Using simple guidelines, professional color consultant, Carole Jackson, helps you choose the thirty sades that make you look smashing.


Enthusiasm Makes the Difference
Enthusiasm Makes the Difference
Author: Norman Vincen Peale
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/1/2006


Classic self improvement book by the master.


Good Harbor
Good Harbor
Author: Anita Diamant
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/8/2007
Helpful Score: 2


Lovely story of the power of friendship.


How to Build a Better Vocabulary
How to Build a Better Vocabulary
Author: Maxwell Nurnberg, Morris Rosenblum
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 7/12/2006


A fun way to learn LOTS of new words.


How to Teach Reading by Dr. Fry
How to Teach Reading by Dr. Fry
Author: Edward Bernard Fry, Edward, Phd Fry, Edward, Ph.D. Fry
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 11/30/2006


Excellent resource for parents who want to teach their child to read.


Just for Kids
Just for Kids
Author: Publications International Staff (Editor)
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/13/2006


A beautiful cookbook for kids. Splatter-proof cover, full-color photos, and designed just like a grown-up cookbook, but with kid-friendly food.


The Kite Runner
The Kite Runner
Author: Khaled Hosseini
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 9/7/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Excellent book. You really get the feeling for what it is to have grown up in Afghanistan.


The Last Sin Eater
The Last Sin Eater
Author: Francine Rivers
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 9/7/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Very interesting book. A little preachy at times but a good story.


Left Behind (Left Behind, Bk 1)
Left Behind (Left Behind, Bk 1)
Author: Jerry B. Jenkins, Tim F. LaHaye
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/12/2006


First book of an awsome series.


The Little Giant Book of Optical Illusions
The Little Giant Book of Optical Illusions
Author: Keith Kay
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
 2
Review Date: 3/20/2007


Fat book full of fun illusions. A Discovery Toys book.


The Magic of Thinking Big
The Magic of Thinking Big
Author: David J. Schwartz
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
 77
Review Date: 8/1/2006


Read this book if you want a positive outlook on life


The Master-Key To Riches
The Master-Key To Riches
Author: Napoleon Hill
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/1/2006


An old book with a timeless message


MirrorMask
MirrorMask
Author: Neil Gaiman
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 5/4/2007
Helpful Score: 2


This is a graphic novel of the Jim Henson movie that includes sketches and photos from the movie.


Molly Learns a Lesson: A School Story (American Girls: Molly, Bk 2)
Molly Learns a Lesson: A School Story (American Girls: Molly, Bk 2)
Author: Valerie Tripp
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/25/2007


Molly and her friends plan a secret project to help the war effort, and learn about allies and cooperation.


Morality for Beautiful Girls (No.1 Ladies Detective Agency, Bk 3)
Review Date: 8/7/2006


More wit and wisdom of Mma Ramotswe.


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