All Reviews

AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Poet's moving memoir in free verse charts '50s childhood.
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By Marilyn Nelson
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Vivid, sometimes violent tale of Russia's last royal family.
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By Candace Fleming
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Middle schooler tries '50s popularity guide in fun memoir.
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By Maya Van Wagenen
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Award-winning coming-of-age book teaches empathy, bravery.
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By Vince Vawter
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Poignant story of race, identity, and doing the right thing.
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By Jacqueline Woodson
(2002)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Evocative illustrated nonfiction, great for history buffs.
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By Don Brown
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Powerful graphic novel captures spirit of desegregation.
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By Andrew Aydin, John Lewis
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Clever, creepy modern fairy tale with irresistible heroes.
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By Tom McNeal
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Beautiful, emotional, intense story of faith and friendship.
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On DVD/Streaming
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Complex, suspenseful story of developing The Bomb.
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By Steve Sheinkin
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Richly conceived dragon fantasy with stellar young heroine.
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By Rachel Hartman
(2012)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Newbery Honor-winning tale of growing up in Stalinist USSR.
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By Eugene Yelchin
(2011)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Latina teen faces mom's cancer in award-winning verse novel.
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By Guadalupe Garcia McCall
(2011)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Excellent tool for kids with nuts-and-bolts questions.
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URL: http://www.howstuffworks.com/
(2011)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Sharecropper boy finds hope, dignity amid racism, hardship.
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By William H. Armstrong
(1969)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Unique African-American woman's WWII experience.
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By Tanita Davis
(2009)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Heartwarming tale starring sporty teen girl.
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By Catherine Murdock
(2008)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
A hip-hop, Romeo & Juliet-inspired love story.
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By Walter Dean Myers
(2006)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Grim, gripping end to the biggest saga in history.
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By J. K. Rowling
(2007)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Gripping, terrifying disaster tale will inspire discussions.
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By Susan Beth Pfeffer
(2006)

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