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Here’s a list of recommended books about homeschooling, chosen by your Homeschooling Guide for their outstanding features and editorial excellence. VKidz is a participant in the USA and the Canadian Amazon Associates Programs.

Most also have Kindle editions, but not all. The Kindle links are usually for the US site, unless labeled otherwise.

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Best Books On Home Schooling

Choosing Home by Martha Kennedy Hartnett

Choosing Home by Martha Kennedy Hartnett

Choosing Home: Deciding to Homeschool With Asperger’s Syndrome by Martha Kennedy Hartnett Martha Kennedy Hartnett is the mother of a child with Asperger’s Syndrome who made the courageous choice to homeschool. Emerging from the author’s personal experience, this book is a step by step account of successful home education. Choosing Home will take you...
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Do It Yourself Curriculum – Fun-Schooling with Minecraft

Do It Yourself Curriculum – Fun-Schooling with Minecraft

Are your homeschooling a Minecraft player? Make Minecraft educational! You can cover every required subject while giving your child freedom to be creative!
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Homeschooled Teens, by Sue Patterson

Homeschooled Teens, by Sue Patterson

Are you panicking about homeschooling your teen? Do you fear they'll miss the various activities associated with adolescence? Maybe you're afraid you'll close doors for them or they won't be well-prepared for adulthood? Are you afraid you're going to mess things up or “make them weird?” Breathe! These 75 young people are going to show you exactly what...
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How to Work and Homeschool, by Pamela Price

How to Work and Homeschool, by Pamela Price

Filled with real world examples and tried-and-tested approaches, "How to Work and Homeschool" will give you the ideas and confidence to develop a game plan to incorporate work, homeschool, family obligations, and more into your busy life.
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Homeschool Your Child for Free, by LauraMaery Gold

Homeschool Your Child for Free, by LauraMaery Gold

Introduced in 2000, Homeschool Your Child for Free gave countless parents the plan and peace of mind to get their kids’ education on the right track. Now, authors LauraMaery Gold and Joan M. Zielinski have revised and updated their popular guide, offering their expert homeschooling advice and information, plus new tools and resources to...
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Homeschooling the Early Years, by Linda Dobson

Homeschooling the Early Years, by Linda Dobson

Young children are full of curiosity, imagination, and a sense of wonder. They're willing to try new things and possess a natural joy of discovery. Yet in a traditional school, these natural behavior traits are too often squelched.
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The McGraw-Hill Homeschooling Companion

The McGraw-Hill Homeschooling Companion

After The Beginning – Homeschooling Day-to-Day Chapter 7 of  The McGraw-Hill Homeschooling Companion by Julie Gattis and Laura Saba Congratulations! You’ve moved past all the necessary legal, organizational, and methodological issues and are ready to begin homeschooling. Now you can look at what your days will be like. Homeschooling can be much more than...
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Deschooling Gently, by Tammy Takahashi

Deschooling Gently, by Tammy Takahashi

Deschooling Gently will help you whether you are new to homeschooling, or if you are experienced, but are in need of new approaches. Discover the best way to educate your children at home, not through rote process, but by learning how to find the answer within yourself. This plan will provide confidence to trust...
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The Organized Homeschool Life, by Dr. Melanie Wilson

The Organized Homeschool Life, by Dr. Melanie Wilson

The Organized Homeschool is a practical guide for achieving homeschool success, even if you’re not naturally organized. As you complete the weekly challenges, you will save time and money so you can enjoy teaching your children.
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The Muslim Family Guide to Successful Homeschooling, by Jamila Alqarnain

The Muslim Family Guide to Successful Homeschooling, by Jamila Alqarnain

This handbook is a valuable tool full of advice from Muslim families who successfully homeschool their children.
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How To Homeschool, by Sarah Janisse Brown

How To Homeschool, by Sarah Janisse Brown

Every family is different. There is no "right" way to homeschool. This little book is designed to help you find your own way, to help you understand the needs of your family, to inspire you to get to know your children better, and to learn how to be a good teacher-mom.
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Living Joyfully with Unschooling Box Set

Living Joyfully with Unschooling Box Set

Curious about unschooling? Wonder what day-to-day life looks like for an unschooling family? Come dive deep into the world of unschooling and explore real learning, the importance of curiosity and patience, and ways to build strong and connected relationships with your children that last a lifetime. Discover whether this unconventional lifestyle just might be for...
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College-Prep Homeschooling, by David and Chandra Byers

College-Prep Homeschooling, by David and Chandra Byers

David and Chandra Byers show parents how to successfully homeschool their children through high school-even in subjects where they have no expertise. The authors demonstrate how these home-taught children are fully prepared for college and are often superior performers.
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Writing Your Own Script, by Corin Goodwin

Writing Your Own Script, by Corin Goodwin

Does your gifted or 2e child have enough friends? What qualifies as “enough”? Whom should they be friends with and how can they keep those friends? Parents of gifted and 2e kids are often faced with these concerns. We want our children to have fulfilling social lives, as well as intellectual ones, but when...
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The Complete Homeschool Planner and Journal, by Larry Zafran

The Complete Homeschool Planner and Journal, by Larry Zafran

A planner and journal for homeschoolers and involved parents. Includes an attendance calendar, forms to document the syllabus, textbooks, and materials.
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The Year of Learning Dangerously

The Year of Learning Dangerously

In The Year of Learning Dangerously, popular blogger, author, and former child actor Quinn Cummings recounts her family’s decision to wade into the unfamiliar waters of homeschooling—despite a chronic lack of discipline, some major gaps in academic knowledge, and a serious case of math aversion. (That description refers to Quinn.)
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For Our Families, Homeschooling Is the Best! by Lyndsay Morton

For Our Families, Homeschooling Is the Best! by Lyndsay Morton

The children in the story discuss the numerous benefits of homeschooling in a fun, child friendly dialogue. For families adjusting to homeschooling.
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Minds More Awake: The Vision of Charlotte Mason, by Anne E. White

Minds More Awake: The Vision of Charlotte Mason, by Anne E. White

Anne White's exploration of Charlotte Mason's educational philosophy focuses on two "power tools," the Way of the Will and the Way of the Reason.
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Radical Unschooling, by Dayna Martin

Radical Unschooling, by Dayna Martin

Radical Unschooling – A Revolution Has Begun-Revised Edition by Dayna Martin Full of brilliant common sense! Mrs. Martin takes us behind the curtain to see in rich detail what alternative education really looks like when it bestows upon its subjects the freedom to choose. Every parent who feels compelled to give their kids into...
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The Unschooling Handbook, by Mary Griffith

The Unschooling Handbook, by Mary Griffith

Unschooling, a homeschooling method based on the belief that kids learn best when allowed to pursue their natural curiosities and interests, is practiced by 10 to 15 percent of the estimated 1.5 million homeschoolers in the United States.
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