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Satori Smiles Children's Book List

Type: Preset list created by cej1027

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

Members: 7 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
20,041 members, 300 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (2), aulsmith (2), ahef1963 (5), merrystar (32), ManWithAnAgenda (71), cej1027

Score: 13.86

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
2,879 members, 41 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (1), aulsmith (1), ahef1963 (3), ManWithAnAgenda (94), cej1027

Score: 13.72

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
18,677 members, 416 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (3), aulsmith (4), ahef1963 (6), ManWithAnAgenda (11), merrystar (50), cej1027

Score: 13.52

4
28,323 members, 301 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (4), ahef1963 (4), aulsmith (9), ManWithAnAgenda (93), cej1027

Score: 10.65

5
3,928 members, 68 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (8), ahef1963 (17), aulsmith (20), merrystar (22), ManWithAnAgenda (92), cej1027 (118)

Score: 10.59

6
13,383 members, 253 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), merrystar (13), aulsmith (13), ManWithAnAgenda (91), cej1027

Score: 10.27

7
29,532 members, 509 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: merrystar (4), BonnieJune54 (12), ahef1963 (34), ManWithAnAgenda (90), cej1027

Score: 9.33

8
13,338 members, 199 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), BonnieJune54 (22), ahef1963 (29), ManWithAnAgenda (89), cej1027

Score: 9.31

9
8,452 members, 150 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (10), merrystar (16), ahef1963 (32), ManWithAnAgenda (88), cej1027

Score: 8.64

10
4,810 members, 68 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (7), ahef1963 (14), aulsmith (17), merrystar (21)

Score: 8.37

11
9,340 members, 281 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (11), merrystar (31), ahef1963 (33), ManWithAnAgenda (87), cej1027

Score: 8.27

12
33,949 members, 874 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (14), merrystar (24), ahef1963 (42), ManWithAnAgenda (86), cej1027

Score: 8.16

13
1,469 members, 24 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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

Score: 7.7

14
13,951 members, 336 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (8), ahef1963 (11), merrystar (26), ManWithAnAgenda (85)

Score: 7.66

15
30,732 members, 961 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

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

Score: 7.6

Explanations:

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

16
7,073 members, 89 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: mkbird (2), merrystar (70), ManWithAnAgenda (76), cej1027

Score: 7.5

17
11,394 members, 188 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (31), merrystar (35), ahef1963 (56), ManWithAnAgenda (73), cej1027 (101)

Score: 7.43

18
2,580 members, 55 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: merrystar (5), aulsmith (22), ManWithAnAgenda (84), cej1027 (107)

Score: 7.09

19
12,085 members, 528 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

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

Score: 6.85

20
2,077 members, 35 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (19), aulsmith (23), merrystar (27), ManWithAnAgenda (83)

Score: 6.82

21
19,500 members, 1,205 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (3), ahef1963 (9), ManWithAnAgenda (82)

Score: 6.68

22
7,027 members, 56 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

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

Score: 6.66

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.

23
21,045 members, 408 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (8), merrystar (60), ManWithAnAgenda (66), cej1027

Score: 6.62

24
9,914 members, 137 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (15), merrystar (25), ahef1963 (58), cej1027 (86)

Score: 6.58

25
26,716 members, 359 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (13), ahef1963 (36), ManWithAnAgenda (81), cej1027

Score: 6.47

26
13,333 members, 261 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (19), merrystar (28), ManWithAnAgenda (80), cej1027

Score: 6.39

27
3,117 members, 22 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (12), ManWithAnAgenda (62), merrystar (71), cej1027

Score: 6.35

28
7,577 members, 211 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: merrystar (9), ahef1963 (59), ManWithAnAgenda (79), cej1027 (125)

Score: 6.29

29
2,450 members, 29 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (24), ManWithAnAgenda (28), merrystar (61), cej1027 (123)

Score: 6.18

30
9,230 members, 154 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: merrystar (29), ahef1963 (30), ManWithAnAgenda (78), cej1027

Score: 6.18

31
12,524 members, 530 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: merrystar (30), ahef1963 (37), ManWithAnAgenda (75), cej1027

Score: 6.09

32
10,296 members, 317 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: merrystar (33), ahef1963 (41), ManWithAnAgenda (74), cej1027

Score: 6.01

33
15,130 members, 219 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (33), ahef1963 (53), merrystar (67), ManWithAnAgenda (77)

Score: 5.9

Explanations:

merrystar (67): Possibly an abridged version would be fine, but I think the original is a stretch for a kids' book list, hence the low rating.

34
2,291 members, 41 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: merrystar (6), BonnieJune54 (23), ManWithAnAgenda (72)

Score: 5.76

35
9,716 members, 136 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (3), merrystar (69), cej1027 (130)

Score: 5.61

36
3,286 members, 63 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: merrystar (46), ahef1963 (69), ManWithAnAgenda (70), cej1027 (103)

Score: 5.56

37
15,730 members, 291 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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

Thumbs down: cej1027

Score: 5.48

38
16,688 members, 287 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5), BonnieJune54 (16), ManWithAnAgenda (69), cej1027

Thumbs down: ahef1963

Score: 5.46

Explanations:

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

39
2,100 members, 72 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (1), merrystar (62)

Score: 5.43

40
2,001 members, 42 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (4), merrystar (72), cej1027 (124)

Score: 5.4

41
1,000 members, 10 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), cej1027

Score: 5.4

42
9,238 members, 134 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (15), BonnieJune54 (18), merrystar (73)

Score: 5.34

43
18,570 members, 433 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (8), ahef1963 (48), merrystar (74)

Score: 5.26

44
15,072 members, 402 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: merrystar (7), ManWithAnAgenda (67), cej1027

Score: 5.26

45
17,919 members, 572 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (7), ManWithAnAgenda (68), cej1027

Score: 5.25

46
4,113 members, 61 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (10), merrystar (40), cej1027

Score: 5.24

47
3,797 members, 35 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: merrystar (8), ManWithAnAgenda (65), cej1027

Score: 5.19

48
6,608 members, 71 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (12), merrystar (39), cej1027

Score: 5.15

49
10,337 members, 111 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (20), aulsmith (27), ManWithAnAgenda (64)

Score: 5.06

50
11,480 members, 216 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (16), ahef1963 (38), cej1027

Score: 5.01

51
17,757 members, 644 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (12), ManWithAnAgenda (63), cej1027

Score: 4.97

52
3,711 members, 81 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (19), merrystar (34), cej1027 (92)

Score: 4.86

53
6,925 members, 114 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (22), merrystar (47), ahef1963 (64)

Score: 4.79

54
7,132 members, 198 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (18), ManWithAnAgenda (61), cej1027

Score: 4.77

55
34,333 members, 1,494 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (20), ManWithAnAgenda (59), cej1027

Score: 4.73

56
6,954 members, 146 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (17), merrystar (75), cej1027

Score: 4.73

57
14,370 members, 540 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (22), ManWithAnAgenda (58), cej1027

Score: 4.7

58
4,580 members, 52 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (15), merrystar (63), cej1027 (113)

Score: 4.68

59
3,251 members, 43 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (24), merrystar (36), cej1027 (116)

Score: 4.66

Explanations:

merrystar (36): Just don't try to re-read it as an adult....

60
38,657 members, 684 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: merrystar (11), ManWithAnAgenda (31), ahef1963 (76), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 4.64

Explanations:

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

61
4,715 members, 66 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (26), ManWithAnAgenda (56), cej1027

Score: 4.63

62
16,504 members, 332 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (27), ManWithAnAgenda (55), cej1027

Score: 4.62

63
32,528 members, 695 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (44), merrystar (45), ManWithAnAgenda (53)

Score: 4.58

64
9,463 members, 136 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (31), ManWithAnAgenda (54), cej1027

Score: 4.57

65
6,474 members, 140 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (30), ahef1963 (63), cej1027

Score: 4.53

66
7,805 members, 148 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (29), merrystar (49), cej1027 (94)

Score: 4.52

67
38,285 members, 691 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (28), merrystar (76), cej1027

Score: 4.49

68
3,008 members, 19 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (21), merrystar (77), cej1027 (102)

Score: 4.48

Explanations:

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

69
15,551 members, 620 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (26), ahef1963 (52), cej1027 (122)

Score: 4.47

70
2,933 members, 32 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: mkbird (3), cej1027

Score: 4.44

71
14,596 members, 405 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (34), ahef1963 (50), merrystar (101)

Score: 4.42

Explanations:

merrystar (101): Not really a children's book; more young adult.

72
20,294 members, 916 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (41), ahef1963 (46), cej1027 (93)

Score: 4.41

73
12,462 members, 192 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (20), BonnieJune54 (29), ahef1963 (75), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 4.37

Explanations:

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

74
2,392 members, 21 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (38), merrystar (78), cej1027

Score: 4.36

75
16,084 members, 318 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (25), BonnieJune54 (28), ahef1963 (77), cej1027

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 4.28

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.

76
8,096 members, 108 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (34), merrystar (89), cej1027 (89)

Score: 4.26

77
4,733 members, 50 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (49), merrystar (88), cej1027

Score: 4.22

78
13,608 members, 440 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (49), merrystar (64), cej1027 (99)

Score: 4.19

79
2,054 members, 27 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (6), cej1027

Score: 3.95

80
5,726 members, 148 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (7), cej1027 (100)

Score: 3.72

81
6,042 members, 243 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (9), cej1027

Score: 3.71

82
2,154 members, 39 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: merrystar (10), ahef1963 (71)

Score: 3.63

83
6,186 members, 116 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (13), ahef1963 (61)

Score: 3.54

84
1,424 members, 28 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (10), cej1027 (133)

Score: 3.43

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)

85
15,944 members, 295 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (19), ahef1963 (51)

Score: 3.41

86
5,316 members, 94 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (16), cej1027

Score: 3.4

87
5,255 members, 144 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: merrystar (2)

Score: 3.36

88
947 members, 28 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (2)

Score: 3.36

89
2,404 members, 26 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar (14), cej1027 (96)

Score: 3.35

90
1,741 members, 30 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: merrystar (17), cej1027 (91)

Score: 3.27

91
9,254 members, 393 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (23), cej1027

Score: 3.23

92
2,069 members, 47 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: merrystar (15), cej1027 (131)

Score: 3.22

93
5,317 members, 125 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (25), cej1027

Score: 3.19

94
15,029 members, 185 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (32), ahef1963 (54)

Score: 3.16

95
4,672 members, 40 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (18), cej1027 (128)

Score: 3.13

96
5,039 members, 133 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (42), merrystar (52)

Score: 3.06

97
11,917 members, 127 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (35), cej1027

Score: 3.04

98
1,409 members, 15 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (35), ahef1963 (67)

Score: 3.04

99
7,936 members, 67 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: BonnieJune54 (27), cej1027 (95)

Score: 3.04

100
906 members, 9 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: ManWithAnAgenda (36), cej1027

Score: 3.03

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Started by: cej1027 (September 2014)

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