Book Reviews

AGE
10
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Funny, affecting memoir of growing up crazy for comics.
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By Jimmy Gownley
(2014)
AGE
11
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Moving memoir of boy Holocaust survivor on Schindler's list.
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By Elisabeth B. Leyson, Leon Leyson, Marilyn J. Harran
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Inspiring autobiography by Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas.
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By Gabrielle Douglas, Michelle Burford
(2013)
AGE
11
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Inspiring wartime journal reveals teen's inner life.
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By Anne Frank
(2011)
AGE
14
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Poetic autobiography reveals impact of racial prejudice.
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By Maya Angelou
(2011)
AGE
14
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Moving autobiography reveals brutality of Jim Crow South.
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By Richard Wright
(2011)
AGE
16
QUALITY
 
Powerful look at abusive childhood for mature readers only.
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By David Small
(2009)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Miley shares her life "so far." Fluffy, but fun for fans.
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By Hilary Liftin, Miley Cyrus
(2009)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Harrowing foster child memoir for mature readers.
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By Ashley Rhodes-Courter
(2008)
AGE
8
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Award-winner shows child's view of the Cold War.
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By Peter Sis
(2008)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Classic view of pioneer life through a little girl's eyes.
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By Laura Ingalls Wilder
(2007)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Honest story of life with learning disability.
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By Samantha Abeel
(2007)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
This tale deserves to be shared every holiday.
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By Truman Capote
(2006)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
The real-life diary of a child of nature.
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By Opal Whiteley
(2005)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Bus driver takes riders home after a busy day.
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By Maryann Cocca-Leffler
(2004)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Authentic, tragic portrayal of teen drug use - a classic.
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(2003)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Former Disney illustrator shares his life story.
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By Bill Peet
(2003)