These fantastic books are often available from your local library upon request, or use the links below to purchase them from Amazon.com1.

Cathy Duffy's books are a great starting place! In addition to curriculum reviews, the books cover developing your own philosophy of education, determining your teaching style, and identifying your children's learning style.

Linda Dobson’s Books

Homeschooling: The Middle Years: Your Complete Guide to Successfully Homeschooling the 8- to 12-Year-Old Child by Shari Henry

The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home (Third Edition) by Susan Wise Bauer & Jessie Wise

Honey for a Child's Heart by Gladys M. Hunt

Books Children Love (Revised Edition): A Guide to the Best Children's Literature by Elizabeth Laraway Wilson

Mary Pride's Complete Guide to Getting Started in Homeschooling by Mary Pride

A Charlotte Mason Companion: Personal Reflections on The Gentle Art of Learning ™ by Karen Andreola

Let the Authors Speak: A Guide to Worthy Books Based on Historical Setting by Carolyn Hatcher

Suggested Books for Homeschooling Through High School

Lee Binz's many e-books, books, webinars, Total Transcript Solution, etc.

1st Great Book of High School Course Descriptions, Steve Moitozo, Editor

College Planning Workbook: Get Ready, Get Organized, Get In! by Sparknotes

College Prep Genius (DVD/prep class; tricks for taking SATs)

Home-Designed High School by Diana Johnson

Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges by Loren Pope

Homeschooling: The Teen Years: Your Complete Guide to Successfully Homeschooling the 13- to 18- Year-Old (Prima Home Learning Library) by Cafi Cohen

Homeschoolers' College Admissions Handbook: Preparing Your 12- to 18-Year-Old for a Smooth Transition by Cafi Cohen

High School @ Home: You Can Do It! by Diana Johnson

Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps, Second Edition: Crafting a Winning Personal Statement by Alan Gelb

How to go to College for Almost Free by Ben Kaplan

What You Don’t Know Can Keep You Out of College by Don Dunbar

The Hidden Ivies by Howard Greene & Matthew Greene

Admission Matters: What Students and Parents Need to Know About Getting into College by Sally Springer

Homeschooler's Guide to Portfolios and Transcripts by Loretta Heuer

Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning: Presenting Yourself Successfully to Colleges by Howard Greene

100 Successful College Application Essays (Updated, Third Edition) by The Harvard Independent

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