Book Reviews

McElligot's Pool Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Very beautiful, but a little flat for Dr. Seuss.
By Dr. Seuss
(1947)
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A Cool Moonlight Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Lyrical tale of girl who must avoid sunlight.
By Angela Johnson
(2003)
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Aleutian Sparrow Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Historical verse novel falls flat despite engaging subject.
By Karen Hesse
(2003)
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The Lorax Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Seuss fable has become environmentalist classic.
By Dr. Seuss
(1971)
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Joy to the World: A Family Christmas Treasury Book Poster Image
age 4+
A good selection of holiday literature.
By Ann Keay Beneduce
(2000)
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Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? Book Poster Image
age 4+
A fun and dandily illustrated Dr. Seuss book.
By Dr. Seuss
(1973)
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Dr. Seuss's ABC Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Delightful interplay between letters and drawings.
By Dr. Seuss
(1963)
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Dr. Seuss's Sleep Book Book Poster Image
age 4+
Sends youngsters off to sleep with a chuckle.
By Dr. Seuss
(1962)
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Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You? Book Poster Image
age 4+
Disarming and delightful call-and-response book.
By Dr. Seuss
(1970)
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Oh Say Can You Say? Book Poster Image
age 6+
A volatile stew of festive wordplay.
By Dr. Seuss
(1979)
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Oh, the Thinks You Can Think! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Dr. Seuss in is psychedelic mode here.
By Dr. Seuss
(1975)
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Oh, the Places You'll Go! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Jaunty, upbeat journey encourages perseverance.
By Dr. Seuss
(1990)
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Fox in Sox Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Seuss takes your tongue and ties it into knots.
By Dr. Seuss
(1965)
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On Beyond Zebra! Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Mischievous verbal high jinks in made-up alphabet book.
By Dr. Seuss
(1955)
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Scrambled Eggs Super! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Wacky birds roost in every nook and cranny.
By Dr. Seuss
(1953)
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Flying Solo Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Funny, real, and powerfully moving.
By Ralph Fletcher
(1998)
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The School Story Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Enchanting tale will leave readers grinning.
By Andrew Clements
(2001)
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Olive's Ocean Book Poster Image
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age 11+
Gentle, moving coming-of-age story.
By Kevin Henkes
(2003)
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The Crying Rocks Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Slow-paced book about tough issues has supernatural spark.
By Janet Taylor Lisle
(2003)
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The English Roses Book Poster Image
age 6+
Madonna's first book has good message for grade-schoolers.
By Madonna
(2003)
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