Book Reviews

age 8+
 
More mummified chills and thrills, this time in London.
By Michael Northrop
(2015)
age 10+
 
Mouse vs. cats, humans in heroic, gory rodent saga sequel.
By Lisa Fiedler
(2015)
age 8+
 
Exciting, funny, fractured fairy tale of boy vs. giants.
By Liesl Shurtliff
(2015)
age 8+
 
Villains, dragons, prince meet middle school in fun romp.
By Laurie McKay
(2015)
age 12+
 
Tragic Sabriel prequel slow to start but worth the wait.
By Garth Nix
(2014)
age 8+
 
Thrilling fantasy series opener makes a great read-aloud.
By Carrie Ryan, John Parke Davis
(2014)
age 10+
 
Harrowing but uplifting story of orphan saved by dogs.
By Bobbie Pyron
(2014)
age 10+
 
Moral dilemmas abound in thrilling, imaginative sequel.
By Lisa McMann
(2014)
age 9+
 
Dark but delightful end to well-drawn fantasy series.
By Jacqueline West
(2014)
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age 10+
 
Gripping, gory mouse adventure may be too dark for some.
By Lisa Fiedler
(2014)
age 8+
 
Magic baker girl is kidnapped in fun, fast-moving sequel.
By Kathryn Littlewood
(2014)
age 10+
 
Magical animal-afterlife adventures of a girl and her mouse.
By Tone Almhiell
(2013)
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age 12+
 
Slow start to enchanting, magical battle adventure.
By Tamora Pierce
(2013)
age 8+
 
Swashbuckling adventure of mouse in Queen Victoria's court.
By Richard Peck
(2013)
age 8+
 
Exciting medieval adventure with brave teens and dragons.
By Merrie Haskell
(2013)
age 8+
 
Young cook battles wicked aunt in fun, Paris-set sequel.
By Kathryn Littlewood
(2013)
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age 13+
 
Magical fantasy blends science, magic, and Shakespeare.
By Julie Kagawa
(2010)
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age 8+
 
Clever epic of heroic rabbits vs. evil black cats.
By Adam Kline
(2012)
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age 16+
 
Sexier, slower second Nightshade prequel.
By Andrea Cremer
(2013)
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age 9+
 
Cat clans mirror human issues in popular series.
By Cherith Baldry, Kate Cary, Tui Sutherland
(2003)

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