Book Reviews

age 11+
Illustrated witchy, monstery tale offers goofy/creepy fun.
By Tania Del Rio
(2015)
age 11+
Final Discworld novel hits the mark with rich fantasy.
By Terry Pratchett
(2015)
age 11+
Creepy sequel has violent clashes, ethical dilemmas.
By J.A. White
(2015)
age 11+
Original ape-man tale more violent, racist than the films.
By Edgar Rice Burroughs
(1912)
age 11+
Short stories about Four are fun if a bit underwhelming.
By Veronica Roth
(2014)
age 11+
Intriguing start to fantasy series best for dark-side fans.
By Django Wexler
(2014)
csm_book
age 11+
Hunger Games, Potter fans will enjoy exciting fantasy.
By David Baldacci
(2014)
age 11+
Thrilling, brilliant witch tale is vividly violent, scary.
By J.A. White
(2014)
age 11+
Delightful romp has swashbuckling action, powerful female.
By Tony Cliff
(2013)
age 11+
Fairy-tale creatures come to life in so-so swashbuckler.
By Shana Mlawski
(2013)
age 11+
Teen girl defends Faerie in lively graphic novel sequel.
By Jane Yolen
(2013)
age 11+
Dark, magical, Dickensian page-turner for tweens.
By Laura Amy Schlitz
(2012)
age 11+
Ambitious, edu-taining fantasy series gets a grand send-off.
By Michael Scott
(2012)
age 11+
Penultimate in edu-taining fantasy series harder to love.
By Michael Scott
(2011)
csm_book
age 11+
Enchanting book about witty teen witch at reform school.
By Rachel Hawkins
(2011)
csm_book
age 11+
Girl fencer fights monsters in clever fantasy graphic novel.
By Jane Yolen
(2010)
age 11+
Popular fantasy series has lots of plots to keep track of.
By Michael Scott
(2010)
age 11+
1st in popular series has positive characters, some battles.
By John Flanagan
(2006)
csm_book
age 11+
Exciting faerie series with a fantastic tomboy heroine.
By Laini Taylor
(2007)
age 11+
Gamers may like sci-fi series launch with fantasy violence.
By Dena K. Salmon
(2008)

Pages