Book Reviews

age 6+
A sure hit with kids starting chapter books.
By Annie Barrows
(2007)
age 6+
1939 Newbery Honor book is both tender and funny.
By Richard Atwater, Florence Atwater
(2007)
age 6+
Words and watercolors sing in a voice as deep as the river.
By Langston Hughes
(2009)
age 6+
Award-winning poetry book is both scientific and magical.
By Joyce Sidman
(2010)
age 6+
Treasure of lost Seuss tales a great all-ages read-aloud.
By Dr. Seuss
(2011)
age 6+
Irresistible collection of clever, hilarious poems.
By Shel Silverstein
(2004)
age 6+
Lively talking-dog adventure fosters vocabulary, compassion.
By Susan Meddaugh
(2010)
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age 6+
Literal-minded housekeeper in fun easy reader.
By Peggy Parish
(1969)
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age 6+
Silverstein has childhood covered like a rug.
By Shel Silverstein
(1996)
age 6+
Poet delivers both a moral lesson and mischief.
By Shel Silverstein
(1971)
age 6+
A volatile stew of festive wordplay.
By Dr. Seuss
(1979)
age 6+
Story and art convey the escape to freedom.
By Jacob Lawrence
(1993)
age 6+
A joyous collection of poetry about fathers.
By Javaka Steptoe
(2000)
age 6+
Lovely poem about Jerusalem and its religions.
By Mark H. Podwal
(2006)
age 6+
Exquisite poetry and artwork will excite kids of all ages.
By Joyce Sidman
(2009)
age 6+
Beautiful art befits charming friendship story set in Paris.
By Mo Willems
(2015)
age 6+
Amelia Bedelia's predicaments keep kids engaged.
By Peggy Parish
(1971)
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age 6+
Silly, loveable dragon story for new readers.
By Dav Pilkey
(1996)
age 6+
A to Z poetry will inspire and teach young eco-activists.
By Jacob Angel
(2008)
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age 6+
Gentle, relatable tale of first grader's adventures, trials.
By Johanna Hurwitz
(2012)

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