Book Reviews

age 5+
 
Girl's journey with Lincoln's ghost applauds U.S. progress.
By Lane Smith
(2012)
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age 5+
 
Celebrates a girl's relationship with her dad and stepdad.
By Kelly Bennett
(2010)
age 5+
 
Silly food fight yarn teaches lesson on settling disputes.
By Judi Barrett
(2009)
age 5+
 
Classic picture book revamped for new readers.
By Judy Blume
(2008)
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age 5+
 
Boy struggles to fit into blended family.
By Nikki Grimes
(2007)
age 5+
 
Humorous boy-and-his-dog tales for early readers.
By Lori Ries
(2006)
age 5+
 
Mute boy's Christmas play becomes strangely real.
By Rebecca Caudill
(2005)
age 5+
 
Simple story isn't quite right for target audience.
By Mem Fox
(2000)
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age 5+
 
Ramona helps young kids build empathy.
By Beverly Cleary
(1992)