Want personalized picks that fit your family?

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

Go to For Your Family

Book Reviews

The Hunt for the Mad Wolf's Daughter Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting, history-steeped sequel has heart, great heroine.
By Diane Magras
(2019)
Continue reading
Lovely War Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Poignant World War I romance weaves in jazz, Greek gods.
By Julie Berry
(2019)
Continue reading
The Journey of Little Charlie Book Poster Image
age 9+
Tense, powerful novel of boy and slave catcher in 1858.
By Christopher Paul Curtis
(2018)
Continue reading
Mapping the Bones Book Poster Image
age 13+
Twins' lives are torn apart in haunting Holocaust book.
By Jane Yolen
(2018)
Continue reading
Girl in the Blue Coat Book Poster Image
age 13+
Extraordinary tale of Dutch teens resisting the Nazis.
By Monica Hesse
(2016)
Continue reading
A Horse Called Hero Book Poster Image
age 9+
Exciting, moving WWII tale a gem; not only for horse lovers.
By Sam Angus
(2014)
Continue reading
The Great Trouble: A Mystery of London, the Blue Death, and a Boy Called Eel Book Poster Image
age 9+
Lively novel of London cholera epidemic through kid's eyes.
By Deborah Hopkinson
(2013)
Continue reading
Born of Illusion, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 13+
Intriguing tale of magician's true powers in '20s New York.
By Teri Brown
(2013)
Continue reading
Dodger Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 13+
Clever adventure depicts Victorian streets with sly humor.
By Terry Pratchett
(2012)
Continue reading
Wonderstruck Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 9+
Inventive story of runaways in New York, 50 years apart.
By Brian Selznick
(2011)
Continue reading
The Arrival Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 9+
Wordless immigrant story is a visual masterpiece.
By Shaun Tan
(2007)
Continue reading
Elijah of Buxton Book Poster Image
csm_book
age 9+
Funny, powerful, masterful tale of escaped slaves.
By Christopher Paul Curtis
(2007)
Continue reading