Book Reviews

AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Tale of Disney villains' kids has cliché plot, characters.
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By Melissa de la Cruz
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Gifted kids infiltrate the enemy in action-focused fantasy.
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By Peter Lerangis
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
New Kingdom Keepers series best for fans of previous one.
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By Ridley Pearson
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Mouse vs. cats, humans in heroic, gory rodent saga sequel.
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By Lisa Fiedler
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Sweet, engaging steps for budding readers.
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By Kate Messner
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
A heartwarming story of hope triumphing over pain.
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By Kimberly Willis Holt
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Ben is lured to the dark side in fun, action-packed sequel.
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By Stuart Gibbs
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Fun illustrated "journal" explores early teen anxieties.
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By Marissa Moss
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Deep-thinking fantasy lovers will dive into this sequel.
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By Aaron Starmer
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Inner-city middle school tale is funny and compassionate.
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By James Patterson, Chris Tebbetts
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Tween pals, family curse, romance in sweet, dreamy tale.
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By Alice Hoffman
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Feel the love in this cascade of whimsical wishes for kids.
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By Amy Krouse Rosenthal
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Magical, heartrending story of loss, change, and hope.
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By Nikki Loftin
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Evocative gardening book makes nature come alive.
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By Kate Messner
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Changelings return to Fairyland in twist to dazzling series.
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By Catherynne M. Valente
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Dog turns house into moon rocket in fun, wacky story.
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By Jon Agee
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Big-hearted book about overcoming dyslexia inspires.
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By Lynda Mullaly Hunt
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Kids race to save world in fast-paced sequel.
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By Whitaker Ringwald
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Haunting look at killing of unarmed African-American teen.
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By Kekla Magoon
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Thrilling series conclusion spotlights value of education.
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By Shannon Hale
(2015)

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