Book Reviews

AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Uplifting sports bio for tweens and up.
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By Russell Freedman
(2001)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
An evenly presented Lindbergh biography.
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By James Cross Giblin
(2003)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Thoughtful, moving biography of Eleanor Roosevelt.
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By Russell Freedman
(2003)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Enlightens as it profiles famous disabled people.
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By Deborah Kent
(2003)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Complex issues make this best for older kids.
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By Walter Dean Myers
(2003)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Illustrates Lincoln's depth as a man and a leader.
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By Russell Freedman
(2003)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Inspiring story; kids will root for the heroine.
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By Lynn Joseph
(2003)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Survival saga of attempted Antarctic crossing.
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By Jennifer Armstrong
(2003)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Lyrical prose explores a fascinating life.
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By Jacqueline Briggs Martin
(2003)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Fast-paced account of major American statesmen.
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By Jean Fritz
(2003)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Positive portrayal of Stonewall Jackson.
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By Jean Fritz
(2003)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
An earnest group biography leavened with humor.
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By Jean Fritz
(2003)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Children's biography of the famous naturalist.
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By Peter Sis
(2004)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Filled with fascinating facts and some surprises.
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By Diane Stanley
(2004)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Competent but drab Earhart bio.
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By Jane Moore Howe
(2004)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
An inspirational autobiography of an NBA All-Star.
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By Greg Brown, Vince Carter
(2004)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Upbeat story of a passionate NFL quarterback.
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By Brad Johnson
(2004)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Engrossing Houdini bio by kids' author/magician.
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By Sid Fleischman
(2007)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Award-winning picture-book treatment of Tubman.
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By Carole Boston Weatherford
(2007)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Bilingual text and mini-murals illustrate Rivera's story.
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By Jonah Winter
(2007)

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