Book Reviews

age 10+
 
Fun illustrated "journal" explores early teen anxieties.
By Marissa Moss
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Magical, heartrending story of loss, change, and hope.
By Nikki Loftin
(2015)
age 10+
 
Deliciously macabre, well-spun tale for fans of horror.
By Jonathan Auxier
(2014)
age 10+
 
Dark, funny tale of mean boy trying to end his nine lives.
By John Bemelmans Marciano
(2013)
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age 10+
 
Thrilling ghost adventure has great characters, plus gore.
By Gareth P. Jones
(2013)
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age 10+
 
Tween tale is both creepy and sweetly poignant.
By Holly Black
(2013)
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age 10+
 
Brave misfit tames fears in inspiring, surprising novel.
By Rebecca Stead
(2012)
age 10+
 
Deeply creepy, thought-provoking tale of weird school.
By Claire Legrand
(2012)
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age 10+
 
A fresh look at tween obsession with being in the in crowd.
By Hillary Homzie
(2011)
age 10+
 
Going unnoticed isn't always fun.
By Neal Shusterman
(2004)
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age 10+
 
Gentle look into gender roles; age-appropriate for tweens.
By Ellen Wittlinger
(2010)
age 10+
 
Clever, scary collection with big-name authors.
By Holly Black, Libba Bray, M.T. Anderson, Neil Gaiman, Pseudonymous Bosch
(2009)
age 10+
 
Accurate and heartwarming story about tween friendship.
By Frances O'Roark Dowell
(2009)
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age 10+
 
Camp tale gives readers a lot to think about.
By Brock Cole
(2005)
age 10+
 
Horror trashmeister begins a new series -- oh joy.
By R. L. Stine
(2005)