Book Reviews

age 13+
 
Suspenseful plot has a psychological twist.
By Robert Cormier
(1979)
age 6+
 
Competent but drab Earhart bio.
By Jane Moore Howe
(1969)
age 9+
 
Weird creatures and nonstop action.
By Paul Stewart
(2004)
age 3+
 
Gentle bedtime story is reassuring in every way.
By Kim Lewis
(2004)
age 9+
 
The humor is as wicked as the evil twin.
By Lynne Reid Banks
(2004)
age 8+
 
Poems about growing up during WWII.
By Maria Testa
(2004)
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age 9+
 
Poignant search for the truth about a boy's death.
By Nicky Singer
(2004)
age 5+
 
Inspiring book can be shared by the entire family.
By Katharine Lee Bates
(2004)
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age 3+
 
Mr. Seahorse greets other fish fathers.
By Eric Carle
(2004)
age 2+
 
Interactive poems engage young kids.
By Margaret Wise Brown
(2004)
age 9+
 
Poems about God experiencing life as a human.
By Cynthia Rylant
(2004)
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age 9+
 
The beautiful and the bizarre coexist here.
By David Almond
(2004)
age 10+
 
Matinee action/violence in a slick, fun package.
By Eoin Colfer
(2004)
age 11+
 
Mythic vibe in engaging story of boy with healing powers.
By Lois Lowry
(2014)
age 11+
 
Captivating quest tale pits gifted girl against brutal odds.
By Lois Lowry
(1014)
age 4+
 
Five easy-to-read but unsatisfying animal tales.
By Bob Graham
(2004)
age 3+
 
Great help when young kids are frightened by TV.
By Joanne Cantor
(2004)
age 4+
 
Engaging story about classic childhood situation.
By Robie H. Harris
(2004)
age 3+
 
Celebrates bond between kids and grandparents.
By Karen Hesse
(2004)
age 10+
 
A dark, brilliant, and breathtaking surprise.
By Peter Dickinson
(2003)

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