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Satori Smiles Children's Book List

Type: Preset list created by cej1027

Description: http://satorismiles.com/childrens-book-list/

Members: 6 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
18,507 members, 284 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (2), aulsmith (2), ahef1963 (5), merrystar (20), cej1027

Score: 12.71

Explanations:

aulsmith (2): I suspect many children miss a lot of the romantic mysticism of this book. I certainly did. But it's never too early to fall in love with Mole and Rat.… (more)

2
2,693 members, 37 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (1), aulsmith (1), ahef1963 (3), cej1027

Score: 12.45

Explanations:

aulsmith (1): Get the 1939 ed. not the one with the ants and the anti-war lectures that White added to The Once and Future King.

3
17,399 members, 390 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (3), aulsmith (4), ahef1963 (6), merrystar (21), cej1027

Score: 11.71

4
26,326 members, 285 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (4), ahef1963 (4), aulsmith (9), cej1027

Score: 9.38

5
3,621 members, 62 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (8), ahef1963 (17), aulsmith (20), merrystar (24), cej1027 (118)

Score: 9.26

6
12,332 members, 249 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), merrystar (13), aulsmith (13), cej1027

Score: 8.99

7
6,520 members, 50 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (6), ahef1963 (13), aulsmith (16), merrystar (22)

Score: 8.51

Explanations:

aulsmith (16): This is rather preachy. I'm not sure if current children would like it, but I'm a sucker for boarding school stories.

8
4,419 members, 66 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (7), ahef1963 (14), aulsmith (17), merrystar (23)

Score: 8.32

9
27,508 members, 486 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: merrystar (4), BonnieJune54 (12), ahef1963 (34), cej1027

Score: 8.05

10
12,459 members, 189 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), BonnieJune54 (22), ahef1963 (29), cej1027

Score: 8.02

11
1,357 members, 21 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (9), ahef1963 (23), merrystar (25), aulsmith (28)

Score: 7.66

12
28,676 members, 947 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), aulsmith (11), cej1027

Score: 7.61

Explanations:

aulsmith (11): Just be prepared for your child to become a vegetarian for a while.

13
7,746 members, 147 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (10), merrystar (26), ahef1963 (32), cej1027

Score: 7.12

14
8,731 members, 276 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (11), merrystar (27), ahef1963 (33), cej1027

Score: 7.03

15
11,248 members, 519 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: mkbird (1), ahef1963 (57), cej1027

Score: 6.87

16
32,006 members, 844 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (14), merrystar (28), ahef1963 (42), cej1027

Score: 6.79

17
9,074 members, 129 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (15), merrystar (29), ahef1963 (58), cej1027 (86)

Score: 6.52

18
13,048 members, 308 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (8), ahef1963 (11), merrystar (30)

Score: 6.28

19
2,331 members, 49 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: merrystar (5), aulsmith (22), cej1027 (107)

Score: 5.77

20
13,957 members, 270 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (5), aulsmith (6), ahef1963 (10)

Thumbs down: cej1027

Score: 5.48

21
1,927 members, 32 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (19), aulsmith (23), merrystar (31)

Score: 5.44

22
889 members, 10 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), cej1027

Score: 5.41

23
18,493 members, 1,172 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), ahef1963 (9)

Score: 5.35

24
24,779 members, 339 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (13), ahef1963 (36), cej1027

Score: 5.15

25
12,488 members, 248 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (19), merrystar (32), cej1027

Score: 5.01

26
7,218 members, 200 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: merrystar (9), ahef1963 (59), cej1027 (125)

Score: 4.95

27
3,471 members, 75 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (19), merrystar (38), cej1027 (92)

Score: 4.82

28
13,780 members, 386 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (34), merrystar (35), ahef1963 (50)

Score: 4.81

29
8,609 members, 145 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (30), merrystar (33), cej1027

Score: 4.79

30
14,305 members, 211 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (33), merrystar (36), ahef1963 (53)

Score: 4.78

31
6,390 members, 84 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: mkbird (2), cej1027

Score: 4.78

32
11,694 members, 520 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: merrystar (34), ahef1963 (37), cej1027

Score: 4.69

33
2,954 members, 43 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (24), merrystar (39), cej1027 (116)

Score: 4.63

34
9,580 members, 299 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: merrystar (37), ahef1963 (41), cej1027

Score: 4.62

35
2,658 members, 31 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: mkbird (3), cej1027

Score: 4.45

36
10,638 members, 183 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (31), ahef1963 (56), cej1027 (101)

Score: 4.42

37
2,118 members, 38 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: merrystar (6), BonnieJune54 (23)

Score: 4.38

38
3,014 members, 62 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: merrystar (49), ahef1963 (69), cej1027 (103)

Score: 4.16

39
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: aulsmith (5), BonnieJune54 (16), cej1027

Thumbs down: ahef1963

Score: 4.09

Explanations:

ahef1963 (0): I simply can't bear the amount of ill-treatment of animals that is in this book. It's brutal.

40
8,571 members, 122 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15), BonnieJune54 (18)

Score: 3.97

41
16,756 members, 563 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7), cej1027

Score: 3.87

42
14,207 members, 390 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: merrystar (7), cej1027

Score: 3.87

43
19,773 members, 402 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8), cej1027

Score: 3.79

44
3,478 members, 34 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: merrystar (8), cej1027

Score: 3.79

45
9,606 members, 106 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (20), aulsmith (27)

Score: 3.65

46
2,020 members, 39 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: merrystar (10), ahef1963 (71)

Score: 3.63

47
16,937 members, 622 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (12), cej1027

Score: 3.56

48
2,819 members, 19 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (12), cej1027

Score: 3.56

49
4,901 members, 93 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (16), cej1027

Score: 3.41

50
4,736 members, 131 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: merrystar (2)

Score: 3.36

51
6,617 members, 196 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (18), cej1027

Score: 3.36

52
2,141 members, 25 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar (14), cej1027 (96)

Score: 3.35

53
35,948 members, 470 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (15), BonnieJune54 (21), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 3.32

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): I don't think this is a good book for children. Twain's satire is too cynical for most children to get, not to mention the difficulties this book presents when put in historical context.… (more)

54
32,467 members, 1,464 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (20), cej1027

Score: 3.31

55
1,604 members, 29 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: merrystar (16), cej1027 (91)

Score: 3.3

56
9,812 members, 173 reviews
4.65 stars (4.65 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (21), cej1027

Score: 3.28

57
13,262 members, 528 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (22), cej1027

Score: 3.26

58
1,532 members, 13 reviews
4.63 stars (4.63 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (24), cej1027

Score: 3.22

59
4,850 members, 120 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (25), cej1027

Score: 3.2

60
4,323 members, 64 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (26), cej1027

Score: 3.19

61
15,466 members, 327 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (27), cej1027

Score: 3.17

62
13,400 members, 175 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (32), ahef1963 (54)

Score: 3.16

63
35,438 members, 643 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (28), cej1027

Score: 3.15

64
2,728 members, 16 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (21), cej1027 (102)

Score: 3.13

Explanations:

aulsmith (21): Some of these are a slog. Skipping around seems best.

65
3,647 members, 90 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (30), cej1027

Score: 3.12

66
8,577 members, 129 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (31), cej1027

Score: 3.11

67
31,317 members, 675 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (44), merrystar (48)

Score: 3.07

68
11,032 members, 124 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (35), cej1027

Score: 3.06

69
7,377 members, 62 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (27), cej1027 (95)

Score: 3.04

70
10,658 members, 208 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (38), cej1027

Score: 3.03

71
4,885 members, 121 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (39), cej1027

Score: 3.02

72
2,254 members, 29 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (24), cej1027 (123)

Score: 3.01

74
6,459 members, 253 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: merrystar (41), cej1027

Score: 3

75
6,062 members, 69 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: merrystar (42), cej1027

Score: 2.99

76
3,885 members, 60 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: merrystar (43), cej1027

Score: 2.98

77
4,118 members, 177 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: merrystar (44), cej1027

Score: 2.97

78
36,141 members, 660 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: merrystar (11), ahef1963 (76), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 2.97

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Only if you want your children immersed in Christian allegory.

79
1,391 members, 12 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (26), cej1027 (127)

Score: 2.96

80
26,486 members, 601 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (45), cej1027

Score: 2.96

81
4,343 members, 47 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: merrystar (45), cej1027

Score: 2.96

82
4,099 members, 57 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: merrystar (46), cej1027

Score: 2.95

83
2,853 members, 71 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: merrystar (47), cej1027

Score: 2.94

84
6,340 members, 111 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: merrystar (50), ahef1963 (64)

Score: 2.92

85
6,056 members, 140 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (63), cej1027

Score: 2.83

86
2,047 members, 70 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: mkbird (4)

Score: 2.83

87
19,525 members, 909 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (46), cej1027 (93)

Score: 2.82

88
16,387 members, 622 reviews
4.34 stars (4.34 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (49), cej1027 (99)

Score: 2.78

89
7,178 members, 146 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: merrystar (53), cej1027 (94)

Score: 2.77

90
14,550 members, 607 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (52), cej1027 (122)

Score: 2.69

91
19,523 members, 416 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (30), ahef1963 (43), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 2.69

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): I think this is a difficult book for a child. Maybe late teens if the kid has already developed a taste for Dickens.

92
1,936 members, 38 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: merrystar (56), cej1027 (115)

Score: 2.68

93
2,761 members, 21 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (70), cej1027 (117)

Score: 2.6

94
3,661 members, 110 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (66), cej1027 (126)

Score: 2.6

95
15,107 members, 306 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (28), ahef1963 (77), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 2.5

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): I found this heavy going as an adult and don't think I would have liked it any better as a child. It's pretty didactic.

96
11,576 members, 185 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (29), ahef1963 (75), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 2.5

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): This was a good adventure story, but the geology is rather lame.

97
2,438 members, 24 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (7)

Score: 2.46

98
1,296 members, 26 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (10)

Score: 2.25

Explanations:

aulsmith (10): This might be too old. I mean the Metropolitan Opera isn't even in that building anymore. But the idea of the kids going off on their own and having adventures in New York City is great.… (more)

99
2,784 members, 60 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: merrystar (12)

Score: 2.15

100
7,540 members, 68 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (14), BonnieJune54 (17)

Thumbs down: cej1027

Score: 2.04

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Started by: cej1027 (September 2014)

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