Book Reviews

The Beatryce Prophecy Book Poster Image
age 9+
Lively fable celebrates friendship, girl (and goat) power.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2021)
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Remember to Dream, Ebere Book Poster Image
age 4+
Warm and whimsical reminder to never stop dreaming.
By Cynthia Erivo
(2021)
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Change Sings: A Children's Anthem Book Poster Image
age 4+
Beautiful, lyrical story inspires children to create change.
By Amanda Gorman
(2021)
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Bright Star Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Beautiful, poignant tale of border life through fawn's eyes.
By Yuyi Morales
(2021)
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Willodeen Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Cheer-worthy fable of animals, friendship, ecosystems.
By Katherine Applegate
(2021)
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Paola Santiago and the Forest of Nightmares: Paola Santiago, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Second spooky fantasy keeps chills and thrills coming.
By Tehlor Kay Mejia
(2021)
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Boots: The League of Secret Heroes, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tweens fly planes, join superheroes in epic WWII battle.
By Kate Hannigan
(2021)
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Willa of Dark Hollow: Willa of the Wood, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Intense, exciting companion to environmental fantasy.
By Robert Beatty
(2021)
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A Song of Frutas Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Poetic street vendor tale highlights connection to roots.
By Margarita Engle
(2021)
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Rez Dogs Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Lyrical celebration of culture, connection in time of COVID.
By Joseph Bruchac
(2021)
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The Science of Surfing: A Surfside Girls Guide to the Ocean Book Poster Image
age 9+
Sporty teen girls dive into ocean of fun and useful facts.
By Kim Dwinell
(2021)
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Girl Warriors: How 25 Young Activists Are Saving the Earth Book Poster Image
age 9+
Inspiring, informative bios of young climate activists.
By Rachel Sarah
(2021)
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The One and Only Sparkella Book Poster Image
age 4+
Father-daughter bond shines with glittery goodness.
By Channing Tatum
(2021)
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Born Ready: The True Story of a Boy Named Penelope Book Poster Image
age 4+
Powerful story of affirmation of boy's gender identity.
By Jodie Patterson
(2021)
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When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit Book Poster Image
age 9+
Young WWII refugee's story told with warmth and wonder.
By Judith Kerr
(1971)
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Keeping the City Going Book Poster Image
age 4+
Gratitude brims in celebration of workers in the pandemic.
By Brian Floca
(2021)
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Hair Twins Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Warm story of family connection and Sikh hair traditions.
By Raakhee Mirchandani
(2021)
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Someone Builds the Dream Book Poster Image
age 4+
Lovely tribute to tradespeople has great art, musical text.
By Lisa Wheeler
(2021)
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Finding Junie Kim Book Poster Image
age 9+
Korean American girl fights racism in excellent, bold novel.
By Ellen Oh
(2021)
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I Sang You Down from the Stars Book Poster Image
age 4+
Beautiful tale of Indigenous mother preparing for new baby.
By Tasha Spillet-Sumner
(2021)
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