Book Reviews

The Apple Pie That Papa Baked Book Poster Image
age 4+
Folksy artwork enlivens tasty web-of-life tale.
By Lauren Thompson
(2007)
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Noah's Ark Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Bible story told in spectacular panoramas.
By Peter Spier
(1992)
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Henry's Freedom Box Book Poster Image
age 5+
Heartrending but hopeful, true story of slave boy's escape.
By Ellen Levine
(2008)
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No Talking Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Ear-to-ear-grinningly delightful school story.
By Andrew Clements
(2007)
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Jazz on a Saturday Night Book Poster Image
age 4+
Kids will groove to this toe-tapping treasure.
By Leo Dillon, Diane Dillon
(2007)
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Book Poster Image
age 12+
Grim, gripping end to the biggest saga in history.
By J. K. Rowling
(2007)
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Dog Book Poster Image
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Dog
age 2+
Pat the puppies, make them move, love them all.
By Matthew Van Fleet
(2007)
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Ramona and Her Father Book Poster Image
age 9+
A timeless classic with the fab Ramona!
By Beverly Cleary
(2000)
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Elijah of Buxton Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Humorous, powerful, masterful escaped-slave tale.
By Christopher Paul Curtis
(2007)
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The Complete Tales & Poems of Winnie-the-Pooh Book Poster Image
age 5+
Beloved, classic stories and poems in one volume.
By A. A. Milne
(1996)
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Mind Your Manners, B.B. Wolf Book Poster Image
age 4+
Amusing, inventive tribute to fairy tale classics.
By Judy Sierra
(2007)
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Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity Book Poster Image
age 4+
Touching, funny, exuberant ...Trixie at her best!
By Mo Willems
(2007)
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Tico and the Golden Wings Book Poster Image
age 4+
Elegant fable of generosity & independent spirit.
By Leo Lionni
(2007)
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Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! Voices from a Medieval Village Book Poster Image
age 9+
Unique, brilliant, award-winning history book.
By Laura Amy Schlitz
(2007)
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The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle Book Poster Image
age 9+
Brilliant high-seas adventure is a classic.
By Avi
(1990)
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Nelson Mandela's Favorite African Folktales (audiobook) Book Poster Image
age 8+
Magical storytelling brings African folktales to life.
By Nelson Mandela
(2009)
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When You Reach Me Book Poster Image
age 9+
Perfectly voiced, mysterious sci-fi coming-of-age tale.
By Rebecca Stead
(2009)
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Treasure Island Book Poster Image
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age 10+
The granddaddy of kids' adventures -- a classic.
By Robert Louis Stevenson
(1883)
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Dark Emperor & Other Poems of the Night Book Poster Image
age 6+
Award-winning poetry book is both scientific and magical.
By Joyce Sidman
(2010)
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Interrupting Chicken Book Poster Image
age 4+
Funny award-winning book imparts gentle manners lesson.
By David Ezra Stein
(2010)
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