Book Reviews

Sula Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Haunting, complex tale of friendship best for older teens.
By Toni Morrison
(1973)
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I Crawl Through It Book Poster Image
age 15+
Bizarre, brilliant, poignant tale of resilient teens.
By A.S. King
(2015)
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Love in the Time of Global Warming Book Poster Image
age 15+
Compelling apocalyptic survival story with four LGBTQ teens.
By Francesca Lia Block
(2013)
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Chomp! Zoo Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Detailed, funny illustrations show what zoo animals do.
By Heather Brown
(2012)
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Five Little Monkeys Reading in Bed: A Five Little Monkeys Story Book Poster Image
age 3+
Lively monkey sequel promotes reading, bedtime fun.
By Eileen Christelow
(2011)
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The Bluest Eye Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Deeply poetic novel explores racial and sexual feelings.
By Toni Morrison
(1970)
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The Kingdom on the Waves: Octavian Nothing, Vol. 2 Book Poster Image
age 15+
Brilliant, brutal sequel set during Revolutionary War.
By M.T. Anderson
(2008)
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Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You Book Poster Image
age 15+
Powerful, mature book about bright teen's alienation.
By Peter Cameron
(2007)
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The Killer's Tears Book Poster Image
age 15+
Bleak award-winner of redemption through love.
By Anne-Laure Bondoux
(2006)
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Beloved Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Haunting Pulitzer Prize winner about slavery's impact.
By Toni Morrison
(1987)
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