Monday, May 11, 2009

HOTM Homeschool Book Sale

Please pay via PayPal to my email address: (If you are new to PayPal: Visit Click “Send money” and follow the directions to pay for goods.  I will follow up via email to let you know I received your payment.)

Sales are first come, first served. Please leave a comment if you are buying an item.  I will ship media mail (or first class, if the cost is the same or less). If you would like to add insurance, please let me know when you order. Insurance is not included.

Ours is a non-smoking home, but I do have two dogs, though they are generally uninterested in books. :)  Thanks!

 ** Updated to remove items that have sold.


Dear America books

  • The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart
  • So Far From Home: The Diary of Mary Driscoll, an Irish Mill Girl
  • A Journey to a New World: The Diary of Remember Patience Whipple
  • Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie: The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell



High Interest Reading Assortment

  • Bridge to Terabithia
  • Freedom Train: The Story of Harriet Tubman
  • Dear Dr. Bell…Your Friend, Helen Keller
  • Heroes Don’t Run: A Novel of the Pacific War
  • Call It Courage (Newberry Medal Book)
  • Shiloh (Newberry Medal Book)
  • Shiloh Season (sequel to Shiloh)
  • Black Beauty (Adapted for young readers: Treasury of Illustrated Classics)
  • Gulliver’s Travels (Adapted for young readers: Treasury of Illustrated Classics)

All nine books: $18 total, including media mail shipping



DK/Eyewitness Readers

  • Survivors: The Night the Titanic Sank
  • Invaders from Outer Space: Real-Life Stories of UFOs
  • Free at Last: The Story of Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Volcanoes and Other Natural Disasters

All four books: $8, including media mail shipping



How to Write Reports: Pin Your Ideas to the Page

They’re Poets and They Know It (booklet of 30 poems)

$6, including media mail postage




Singapore Primary Mathematics Answer Keys 4A – 6B (For US Edition and 3rd Edition Textbooks and Workbooks)

Math Detective Grades 3 – 4 (Computer Game) (This is free with answer key purchase. This was given to me and it does not run on our computers. We use Windows Vista. YMMV.)

$5.00, including media mail postage



American Heritage Illustrated History of the United States, 1988 edition (These are in excellent condition.)

  • Vol, 10 Age of Steel
  • Vol. 11 The Gilded Age
  • Vol, 12 A World Power
  • Vol. 13 World War I
  • Vol. 14 The Roosevelt Era
  • Vol. 15 World War II
  • Vol. 16 Decades of Cold War
  • Vol. 17 The Vietnam Era

All 8 books: $17, including media mail postage



Adam of the Road (Newberry Award Book, Part of Sonlight Core 6)

$5, including media mail postage



Merriam-Webster Intermediate Dictionary: The Student’s Source for Speaking and Writing Well (1998 edition, Name written inside, otherwise excellent condition)

$6, including media mail postage



Scott Foresman Reading: Fantastic Voyage

This is a fifth grade reading book. It corresponds with the Scott Foresman reading workbook available online at

This book shows a great deal of wear, but it is still highly usable.

$12, including media mail postage


For mom:


One Month to Live: Thirty Days to a No-Regrets Life (Hardcover – We used this as part of a churchwide Bible study)

$6, including media mail postage


  1. OOH! I'd love to purchase the Exploring Creation With Biology! :)

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  2. Thanks Chris! I appreciate you holding that for me!

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