Book Reviews

age 6+
 
Lots of laughs on the farm in fun, silly chicken tale.
By Doreen Cronin
(2014)
age 6+
 
Richly layered, fascinating book kids will enjoy for years.
By Steve Jenkins
(2013)
age 6+
 
Lyrical story of a rope and one family's migration north.
By Jacqueline Woodson
(2013)
age 6+
 
The sea floor comes to life in this visual book of facts.
By Steve Jenkins
(2009)
age 6+
 
Delightful classic about a bear adopted by a London family.
By Michael Bond
(1958)
age 6+
 
Red-tailed hawk story stirs urban enviro-conflict.
By Janet Schulman
(2008)
age 6+
 
Dahl's satisfying Robin Hood tale.
By Roald Dahl
(2007)
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age 6+
 
Beautiful story, from slavery to freedom.
By Jacqueline Woodson
(2006)
age 6+
 
Spectacular photos fascinate kids.
By Nic Bishop
(1997)
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age 6+
 
All kids wanted to know about man's best friend.
By Amanda O'Neill
(1999)
age 6+
 
Enslaved girl's courage will engage older kids.
By Deborah Hopkinson
(1993)
age 6+
 
Engaging, if sometimes stiff, tale of a heroine.
By Karen B. Winnick
(2000)
age 6+
 
Vivid artwork and facts about sharks.
By Claire Llewellyn
(1999)
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age 6+
 
Kids may need help with geographical references.
By Chris Van Allsburg
(1982)