Book Reviews

age 4+
 
Comic starring eager mouse will delight young readers.
By Jeff Smith
(2009)
age 4+
 
Lively speed and luxurious artwork bewitch kids.
By Audrey Wood
(1985)
age 4+
 
A colorful flight of fancy for kids.
By Dr. Seuss
(1937)
age 4+
 
A list of serious and silly things that are scary.
By Florence Parry Heide
(2000)
age 4+
 
A kids' classic that put Dr. Seuss on the map.
By Dr. Seuss
(1957)
age 4+
 
Kids will respond to Sophie's frustration.
By Molly Bang
(1999)
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age 4+
 
A brilliant piece of children's literature.
By William Steig
(2000)
age 4+
 
Winning illustrations but short on plot.
By Judi Barrett
(2000)
age 4+
 
Text fails to live up to illustrations.
By Laura Numeroff
(2000)
age 4+
 
Comical suggestions make this a fun read-aloud.
By Melanie Walsh
(1996)
age 4+
 
Raucous story of a wild school outing.
By Trinka Hakes Noble
(1980)
age 4+
 
Teaches gentle lessons about safety and teamwork.
By Peggy Rathman
(1995)
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age 4+
 
Young readers will love this humorous story.
By Erin Douglas
(2000)
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age 4+
 
Humorous narrative brings Ira's world to life.
By Bernard Waber
(1975)
age 4+
 
Zany food-as-weather tale full of humor, great drawings.
By Judi Barrett
(1978)
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age 4+
 
Spirited Eloise delights her young readers.
By Kay Thompson
(1955)
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age 4+
 
Expressive writing and funny illustrations.
By Jeff Brown
(1964)