Book Reviews

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age 10+
Poignant sick-sibling tale blurs lines of real and imagined.
By Kenneth Oppel
(2015)
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age 10+
Ghosts, romance, otherworldly connections in inventive tale.
By Polly Shulman
(2015)
age 10+
Twins and friends fight magic villains in exciting sequel.
By Chris Colfer
(2015)
age 10+
Slapstick, sweetness, sorrow in epic fairy-tale-world saga.
By Chris Colfer
(2014)
age 10+
Thrilling series conclusion spotlights value of education.
By Shannon Hale
(2015)
age 10+
Appealing tale of flawed, noble prince offers strong values.
By Diane Stanley
(2015)
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age 10+
Beautifully illustrated dragon fantasy is short but intense.
By George R. R. Martin
(2014)
age 10+
Fast-paced Arthurian adventure series ends with a flourish.
By Nils Johnson-Shelton
(2013)
age 10+
Thoughtful, funny ghost story has haunting effect.
By Ellen Booraem
(2013)
age 10+
Fantastical quest explores sisterhood and Mexican legends.
By Guadalupe Garcia McCall
(2012)
age 10+
Time-travel sequel even more fantastic than first book.
By John Stephens
(2012)
age 10+
Ambitious time-travel tale covers edgy French history, art.
By Marissa Moss
(2012)
age 10+
Exciting, complex sequel a mix of politics and compassion.
By Shannon Hale
(2012)
age 10+
More end-of-times excitement with a heavy dose of humor.
By Rick Riordan
(2012)
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age 10+
Would-be princesses show grit, wisdom in empowering tale.
By Shannon Hale
(2006)