Book Reviews

age 8+
Bold girl dives into author mom's story in wild romp.
By Angelica Banks
(2015)
age 8+
Thrilling fantasy series opener makes a great read-aloud.
By Carrie Ryan, John Parke Davis
(2014)
age 8+
Girl battles scallywags, ball gowns in fast-paced sequel.
By Caroline Carlson
(2014)
age 8+
Bright, likable boy anchors fun seaside mystery adventure.
By E.S. Farber
(2014)
age 8+
Friendly monsters help boy in quirky, wildly whimsical tale.
By Alan Snow
(2006)
age 8+
Sweet, silly, swashbuckling end to fairy-tale saga.
By Christopher Healy
(2014)
age 8+
Absurd time-and-space-spanning romp an easy, funny read.
By Neil Gaiman
(2013)
age 8+
Rollicking, magical tale of girl who joins pirate crew.
By Caroline Carlson
(2013)