Book Reviews

AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Great premise overcomes an excess of clever embellishments.
csm_book
By Lizzie K. Foley
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Hugely inventive story of kids in peril in fairy-tale world.
csm_book
By Marissa Burt
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Wacky, charming tale of girl and bunnies to the rescue.
csm_book
By Polly Horvath
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Creative underdogs win big in fun comic novel.
csm_book
By Lincoln Peirce
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Riveting and moving account of girl's struggle for survival.
csm_book
By Caroline Starr Rose
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
A family's magical recipes wreak hilarious havoc.
csm_book
By Kathryn Littlewood
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Spirited tap-dancing girl loses her shoe but not her spunk.
csm_book
By Stephanie Barden
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Humor spikes kids' surreal cereal factory romp.
csm_book
By Adam Rex
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Gentle tale of a boy fulfilling his grandfather's last wish.
csm_book
By Patricia MacLachlan
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Comical tale of a spunky girl adopted by a witch and devil.
csm_book
By Diana Wynne Jones
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Heartwarming story of a heroic, artistic, captive gorilla.
csm_book
By Katherine Applegate
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Magical animal adventures for kids not ready for Potter.
csm_book
By Adam Jay Epstein, Andrew Jacobson
(2010)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Exciting adventure with girl hero and Arabian Nights flavor.
csm_book
By Jasmine Richards
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Snowstorm tale lacks some punch but stays funny in 6th book.
csm_book
By Jeff Kinney
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Trip to enchanted world excites learning in kids' classic.
csm_book
By Norton Juster
(1961)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Humor and horror mix in fun, fast-paced series installment.
csm_book
By M.T. Anderson
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Lonely boy's magical adventure still satisfies.
csm_book
By Roald Dahl
(1961)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
An old New York fireboat offers heroic help on 9/11.
csm_book
By Maira Kalman
(2005)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Orange tree draws a neighborhood together in unique story.
csm_book
By Joanne Rocklin
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Hilarious, willful Fudge meets his match.
csm_book
By Judy Blume
(2002)

Pages