Book Classifications

The Discerning Parent's Guide to Books

The Psychopath Text – Jon Ronson

The Psychopath Test – Jon Ronson, Pan Macmillan, United Kingdom, 2011 Rating: M+ (Infrequent, moderate coarse language; discussion of nudity and faecal matter in the context of treatment of mentally unwell patients; … Continue reading

October 24, 2016

French Children Don’t Throw Food – Pamela Druckerman

French Children Don’t Throw Food – Pamela Druckerman, Doubleday, United Kingdom, 2012 Also Known As: Bringing Up Bébé Rating: PG (Sexual References in Chapter 2, few after that. Adult Themes: Relationships, Parenting) … Continue reading

May 2, 2014

The Brain That Changes Itself – Norman Doidge

The Brain That Changes Itself (Revised Edition)– Norman Doidge, MD. Scribe, Melbourne, 2010. (First edition published 2008) Rating: M (Infrequent coarse language; Adult themes: Psychology; Chapter 4 (Acquiring tastes and loves) contains: … Continue reading

February 28, 2014

Committed – Elizabeth Gilbert

Committed: A Sceptic Makes Peace with Marriage– Elizabeth Gilbert. Bloomsbury, United Kingdom. 2010 Also Published as: Committed: A Love Story (Viking, United States. 2010) Rating: M (Adult Themes: Marriage (various cultural and … Continue reading

October 31, 2013

Joe Cinque’s Consolation – Helen Garner

Joe Cinque’s Consolation – Helen Garner. Picador. 2004. Rating: PG (drug references, crime, murder charge) Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Proficient) Country of Origin / Focus: Australia Reviewed by: S Rose

October 31, 2013

The Case for Christ – Lee Strobel

The Case for Christ– Lee Strobel. Zondervan, United States. 1998 Rating: G Difficulty: 1 2 3 4 (Proficient) Country of Origin / Focus: United States Reviewed by: S Rose

October 31, 2013

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