Book Reviews

AGE
3
QUALITY
 
A gentle way to talk about separation worries.
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By Amanda Harvey
(2004)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Strange, surreal tale sure to creep kids out.
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By Neil Gaiman
(2004)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Magical story about a boy and his grandfather.
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By Peter Dickinson
(2004)
AGE
13
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Provocative story of high school hazing and peer pressure.
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By Sharon M. Draper
(2004)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Two toy dolls star in thrilling picture book.
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By Peter Collington
(1987)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Some kids will enjoy the quiet mood.
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By Frances Park
(2000)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Weak writing, but it hooks readers who like gore.
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By R. L. Stine
(1995)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Lends itself to dramatizing with children.
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By Chris Raschka
(1993)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
An edifying blend of learning and entertainment.
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By Deni Brown
(1998)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Calms first-day-of-kindergarten fears.
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By Joseph Slate
(1996)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Solid lessons packaged as jokes and games.
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By Marilyn Burns
(1982)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Kids will enjoy the siblings' relationship.
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By Rosemary Wells
(1979)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Dr. Seuss' haywire illustrations fuel this book.
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By Dr. Seuss
(1972)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
A charming and well-illustrated tale.
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By James Thurber
(1981)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Beautiful classic filled with magic and realism.
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By Frances Hodgson Burnett
(1911)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Cute, but Madeline appears in only one story.
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By Ludwig Bemelmans
(1999)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Kids will love the hands-on format.
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By Ann Banks
(1980)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Short, simple, and playful stories.
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By Steven MacDonald
(2000)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Vibrantly illustrated and simply patterned story.
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By Simms Taback
(1999)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Captures the emotions of an immigrant family.
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By Jane Kurtz
(2000)

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