Book Reviews

AGE
11
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Second, stronger installment focuses on characters.
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By Lauren DeStefano
(2015)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Girl time-travels to save dad in thought-provoking story.
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By Marisa de los Santos, David Teague
(2014)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Sci-fi sequel is gripping but can't top original.
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By Nancy Farmer
(2013)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Thought-provoking, dystopian eco-adventure great for boys.
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By Chuck Wendig
(2013)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Classic battle pulls quest quartet to exciting conclusion.
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By Lois Lowry
(2012)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Gripping, gritty sci-fi tale of a clone's identity struggle.
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By Nancy Farmer
(2001)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Riotous, violent adventure with classic virtues.
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By Ted Bell
(2008)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Absurd premise yields a thrilling story.
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By P. B. Kerr
(2008)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Standard clique book with same mean-girl behavior.
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By Melissa de la Cruz
(2008)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Honest story about first crushes -- tweens and up.
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By Wendelin Van Draanen
(2006)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Thoughtful sci-fi about the price of beauty.
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By Scott Westerfeld
(2006)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
OK series launch about flock of mutants. Tweens.
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By James Patterson
(2006)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Duff finds trouble while driving cross country.
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By Jeanne DuPrau
(2005)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Offbeat, gritty story with heart. OK for older tweens.
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By Sue Stauffacher
(2005)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Gripping tale handles abuse with a delicate hand.
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By Susan Shaw
(2005)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Luther fights to survive his criminal mother.
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By Christopher Paul Curtis
(2004)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
A riveting utopian novel that's expertly crafted.
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By Lois Lowry
(1993)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Classic novel of four brave children looking for a home.
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By Cynthia Voigt
(1981)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Hardly a classic, but still a riveting adventure.
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By Caroline B. Cooney
(1992)