Book Reviews

age 2+
Classic all-ages masterpiece has a wild imagination.
By Maurice Sendak
(1969)
age 10+
Uplifting sports bio for tweens and up.
By Russell Freedman
(1999)
age 4+
Pet dino makes subtle humor for K and up.
By William Joyce
(1995)
age 4+
Witty ode to unconventional education.
By Dr. Seuss
(1998)
age 2+
All of Beatrix Potter in one book, pre-K and K.
By Beatrix Potter
(1969)
age 11+
Hardly a classic, but still a riveting adventure.
By Caroline B. Cooney
(1992)
age 14+
Classic story of teen schizophrenic still engages.
By Joanne Greenberg
(1964)
age 12+
Girl's story following mother's suicide.
By Kimberly Willis Holt
(2003)
age 9+
Classic science fiction with timeless appeal.
By Madeleine L'Engle
(1976)
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age 12+
Kids are pulled into epic good vs. evil struggle.
By Madeleine L'Engle
(1986)
age 9+
A teenager saves the world from destruction.
By Madeleine L'Engle
(1978)
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age 4+
A tale of hope to treasure.
By Sarah Stewart
(1997)
age 9+
Classic sci-fi story still inspires and gets kids thinking.
By Madeleine L'Engle
(1992)
age 6+
Ideal summer read for the middle elementary crowd.
By Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi
(2003)
age 9+
A classic that both adults and kids love.
By Lewis Carroll
(1865)
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age 2+
Text and pictures work together perfectly.
By Jules Feiffer
(1998)
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age 4+
Zephir's great adventure will captivate readers.
By Jean de Brunhoff
(1969)
age 9+
A sharp take on junior high relationships.
By Amy Goldman Koss
(1999)
age 7+
Gross bathroom humor book may appeal to reluctant readers.
By Dav Pilkey
(1997)
age 9+
Former Disney illustrator shares his life story.
By Bill Peet
(1989)

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