Book Reviews

age 5+
Guests wait while princess fights monsters in fun sequel.
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
(2015)
age 5+
Underdog takes on bully in light, fun chapter book.
By Todd H. Doodler
(2015)
age 5+
Sweet, engaging steps for budding readers.
By Kate Messner
(2015)
age 5+
Fun tale of monster-fighting princess who leads double life.
By Shannon Hale, Dean Hale
(2014)
age 5+
Funny twins serve up smiles in third book.
By Grace Lin
(2014)
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age 5+
Hilarious, boy-friendly action story for beginning readers.
By Jon Scieszka, Mac Barnett
(2013)
age 5+
Hilarious dinosaur tale teaches kids about tantrums.
By Hudson Talbott
(1989)
age 5+
Fun trading-places story of girl who can't wait to grow up.
By Teresa E. Harris
(2012)
age 5+
Twins embrace individuality in funny book for new readers.
By Grace Lin
(2010)
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age 5+
Fun, fast tale will lure in reluctant readers.
By Tedd Arnold
(2009)
age 5+
Mouse’s bad day makes a relatable, engaging easy reader.
By Kate McMullan
(2009)
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age 5+
Energetic read that some parents may find too violent.
By Jon Scieszka
(2009)
age 5+
Exploring the outdoors, with a Fancy Nancy twist.
By Jane O'Connor
(2009)
age 5+
Goofy adventure and side-splitting humor for new readers.
By Jamie Michalak
(2009)
age 5+
A great choice to keep new readers in the saddle.
By Hadley Higginson
(2006)
age 5+
Piggie will fly in this spunky read-aloud.
By Mo Willems
(2007)
age 5+
Pun-filled, engaging adventure.
By Gary Clement
(1999)