Book Reviews

age 6+
Inspiring, educational story of 1800s civil rights heroes.
By Susan E. Goodman
(2016)
age 5+
Friends' fairy adventures are fun intro to fantasy.
By Daisy Meadows
(2005)
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age 5+
Engaging early reader shows teamwork via community garden.
By Shaquille O'Neal
(2015)
age 5+
Girl with two dads appreciates whole family in sweet tale.
By Miriam B. Schiffer
(2015)
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age 6+
Sweet, surprising story of friendship and courage.
By Ben Hatke
(2015)
age 6+
Beautiful art befits charming friendship story set in Paris.
By Mo Willems
(2015)
age 5+
Guests wait while princess fights monsters in fun sequel.
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
(2015)
age 6+
Gorgeous picture book brings timely peace message.
By Robbie Robertson
(2015)
age 6+
Resourceful Hank faces fears in fun Halloween story.
By Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
(2015)
age 5+
Girl brings alligator for show-and-tell in funny romp.
By Elise Parsley
(2015)
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age 6+
Mummified pet searches for his queen in lively tomb tale.
By Marcus Ewert
(2015)
age 6+
Six-year-old imaginations run riot in appealing sequel.
By Abby Hanlon
(2015)
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age 6+
Funny, gross picture book packs positive messages.
By William Joyce
(2015)
age 5+
Underdog takes on bully in light, fun chapter book.
By Todd H. Doodler
(2015)
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age 5+
Energetic sketches show the power of one boy's pen.
By Christopher Myers
(2015)
age 5+
Sweet, engaging steps for budding readers.
By Kate Messner
(2015)
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age 5+
Feel the love in this cascade of whimsical wishes for kids.
By Amy Krouse Rosenthal
(2015)
age 5+
Evocative gardening book makes nature come alive.
By Kate Messner
(2015)
age 5+
Dog turns house into moon rocket in fun, wacky story.
By Jon Agee
(2015)
age 6+
Kind boy tries to cheer up sister in funny, relatable story.
By Henry Winkler, Lin Oliver
(2015)

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