Book Reviews

age 13+
 
Intense nonfiction graphic novel chronicles 2005 disaster.
By Don Brown
(2015)
age 14+
 
Demons lurk in drawn-out, angsty fantasy.
By Rachel A. Marks
(2015)
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age 3+
 
Tender, moving story about boy and mom dealing with loss.
By Jessixa Bagley
(2015)
age 3+
 
More Seuss magic in discovered manuscript.
By Dr. Seuss
(2015)
age 9+
 
Engrossing fantasy has high seas adventure, talking cats.
By Lynne Jonell
(2015)
age 14+
 
Freshman first-love tale has some insight, lots of sex.
By B.T. Gottfred
(2015)
age 12+
 
Gripping Dracula family thriller gets off to slow start.
By Jessica Day George
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Brash shapeshifting heroine soars in graphic novel fantasy.
By Noelle Stevenson
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Beautifully written tale of teen with eating disorder.
By Meg Haston
(2015)
age 5+
 
Girl brings alligator for show-and-tell in funny romp.
By Elise Parsley
(2015)
age 10+
 
Callie gets into science and scrapes in strong sequel.
By Jacqueline Kelly
(2015)
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age 14+
 
Spaceship adventure fails to rise above its gimmick.
By Ernest Cline
(2015)
age 14+
 
Gripping, thought-provoking tale of memory, sexual identity.
By Adam Silvera
(2015)
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age 14+
 
Adult sequel to popular Princess Diaries series delivers.
By Meg Cabot
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Strong (but long) sequel about book characters come to life.
By Jodi Picoult, Samantha Van Leer
(2015)
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age 6+
 
Mummified pet searches for his queen in lively tomb tale.
By Marcus Ewert
(2015)
age 12+
 
Scout confronts Atticus on integration in rambling sequel.
By Harper Lee
(2015)
age 13+
 
Angsty, suspenseful sequel is less socially conscious.
By Catherine Linka
(2015)
age 14+
 
Satisfying fantasy romance full of political intrigue.
By Mary E. Pearson
(2015)
age 4+
 
Beautiful, joyful peek at family in the wild.
By Margarita Engle
(2015)

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