Book Reviews

AGE
8
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Folksy novel sends environmentalist message.
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By Kathi Appelt
(2013)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Irresistible collection of clever, hilarious poems.
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By Shel Silverstein
(2012)
AGE
8
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Heartwarming story of a heroic, artistic, captive gorilla.
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By Katherine Applegate
(2012)
AGE
6
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Award-winning poetry book is both scientific and magical.
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By Joyce Sidman
(2011)
AGE
5
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Photos bring sparkling tone to simple poem of celebration.
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By Langston Hughes
(2010)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Exquisite poetry and artwork will excite kids of all ages.
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By Joyce Sidman
(2009)
AGE
11
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Gripping story is loving, lyrical, but has brutal violence.
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By Kathi Appelt
(2008)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Caldecott Honor is about the art, not the ABCs.
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By David McLimans
(2007)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Pretty, silly tale of balloon flight by animals.
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By Marjorie Priceman
(2006)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
In taut, unforgettable drama, nothing is simple.
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By Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
(2004)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
A joyous collection of poetry about fathers.
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By Javaka Steptoe
(2004)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Brave mouse adventure a modern classic; great read-aloud.
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By Kate DiCamillo
(2004)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
The real and surreal blur in award-winning book.
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By Chris Van Allsburg
(2003)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
This glittering work reaches across boundaries.
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By Walter Dean Myers
(2003)