Book Reviews

age 8+
 
Swashbuckling adventure of mouse in Queen Victoria's court.
By Richard Peck
(2013)
age 8+
 
Fractured fairy tale has plenty of twists for fantasy fans.
By Soman Chainani
(2013)
age 8+
 
Fractured fairy tale will charm and delight young readers.
By Liesl Shurtliff
(2013)
age 8+
 
Pace picks up in second book of Survivor host's kid series.
By Chris Tebbetts, Jeff Probst
(2013)
age 8+
 
Jealousy gets Nate into big trouble in third installment.
By Lincoln Peirce
(2011)
age 8+
 
Nate locks horns with Gina in funny, feud-filled tale.
By Lincoln Peirce
(2010)
age 8+
 
Lighthearted story of sickly kid helped by huge talking dog.
By Jenny Lee
(2013)
age 8+
 
Exciting medieval adventure with brave teens and dragons.
By Merrie Haskell
(2013)
age 8+
 
Plot and jokes forced but harmless in detective parody.
By Jarrett J. Krosoczka
(2013)
age 8+
 
Madcap mayhem perfect for Big Nate fans.
By Andy Griffiths
(2013)
age 8+
 
Fast-paced coming-of-age tale about finding yourself.
By Nan Marino
(2013)
age 8+
 
Kids battle severe weather in mild, whimsical fantasy.
By Anne Cameron
(2013)
age 8+
 
Wacky, gripping sequel has slapstick, swordplay, sweetness.
By Christopher Healy
(2013)
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age 8+
 
Storybound sequel has brave kids, cosmic battle.
By Marissa Burt
(2013)
age 8+
 
Fast-paced girl-power confection made for superhero fans.
By Sophie Bell
(2013)
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age 8+
 
Brave girl shines in exciting companion to Goblin Secrets.
By William Alexander
(2013)
age 8+
 
Action picks up in adventure-packed sequel.
By Elise Broach
(2013)
age 8+
 
Intriguing tale of fate, connections, and recipes.
By Lisa Graff
(2013)
age 8+
 
Nate cleans up his act to save a friendship in funny read.
By Lincoln Peirce
(2013)
age 8+
 
Young cook battles wicked aunt in fun, Paris-set sequel.
By Kathryn Littlewood
(2013)

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