Want personalized picks that fit your family?

Set preferences to see our top age-appropriate picks for your kids.

Get age-based picks

Book Reviews

The City of Ember Book Poster Image
age 8+
Part fantasy, part mystery, part treasure hunt.
By Jeanne DuPrau
(2004)
Continue reading
The Wishing Spell: The Land of Stories, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Captivating, imaginative story of kids in fairy-tale world.
By Chris Colfer
(2012)
Continue reading
Double Fudge Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Hilarious, willful Fudge meets his match.
By Judy Blume
(2002)
Continue reading
Story's End Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Storybound sequel has brave kids, cosmic battle.
By Marissa Burt
(2013)
Continue reading
The Ultra Violets Book Poster Image
age 8+
Fast-paced girl-power confection made for superhero fans.
By Sophie Bell
(2013)
Continue reading
The Hero's Guide to Storming the Castle Book Poster Image
age 8+
Wacky, gripping sequel has slapstick, swordplay, sweetness.
By Christopher Healy
(2013)
Continue reading
The Lightning Catcher, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Kids battle severe weather in mild, whimsical fantasy.
By Anne Cameron
(2013)
Continue reading
The Jungle Book Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Mowgli and more in timeless, suspenseful tales.
By Rudyard Kipling
(1894)
Continue reading
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp Book Poster Image
age 8+
Folksy novel sends environmentalist message.
By Kathi Appelt
(2013)
Continue reading
Of Giants and Ice: The Ever Afters, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Derivative but fun fairy-tale adventure.
By Shelby Bach
(2012)
Continue reading
The Enchantress Returns: The Land of Stories, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Adventure, sweetness, peril, some loss in fairy tale sequel.
By Chris Colfer
(2013)
Continue reading
Of Witches and Wind: The Ever Afters, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Action picks up in fairy tale fantasy sequel.
By Shelby Bach
(2013)
Continue reading
Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin Book Poster Image
age 8+
Fractured fairy tale will charm and delight young readers.
By Liesl Shurtliff
(2013)
Continue reading
The Lost Kingdom Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Exciting frontier adventure with steampunk fantasy twist.
By Matthew J. Kirby
(2013)
Continue reading
Survivors: Stranded, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Plenty of peril in fun final book of Survivor host's series.
By Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts
(2013)
Continue reading
Sky Jumpers: Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Tween girl risks life to save town in gripping future tale.
By Peggy Eddleman
(2013)
Continue reading
Half a Chance Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 8+
Gentle story of girl photographer raises ethical issues.
By Cynthia Lord
(2014)
Continue reading
Lord and Lady Bunny -- Almost Royalty! Book Poster Image
age 8+
Hilarious sequel takes Madeline and Bunnys to England.
By Polly Horvath
(2014)
Continue reading
The Hero's Guide to Being an Outlaw Book Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet, silly, swashbuckling end to fairy-tale saga.
By Christopher Healy
(2014)
Continue reading
The Storm Tower Thief: The Lightning Catcher, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Kids fight dangerous weather in too-mild fantasy sequel.
By Anne Cameron
(2014)
Continue reading

Pages