Book Reviews

age 8+
Orphan girl meets witch in exciting, imaginative tale.
By Katherine Marsh
age 10+
Slow start to prequel series with stalwart characters.
By John Flanagan
age 8+
Villains, dragons, prince meet middle school in fun romp.
By Laurie McKay
age 12+
Continuing adventures in wizardry take a dark turn.
By Jasper Fforde
age 8+
Absurd time-and-space-spanning romp an easy, funny read.
By Neil Gaiman
age 8+
Exciting medieval adventure with brave teens and dragons.
By Merrie Haskell
age 13+
Magical fantasy blends science, magic, and Shakespeare.
By Julie Kagawa
age 16+
Sexier, slower second Nightshade prequel.
By Andrea Cremer
age 6+
Fun, educational chapter books have something for everyone.
By Mary Pope Osborne
age 8+
Lots of action, thin plot in wacky graphic novel.
By Erik Craddock
age 7+
Gentle, much-loved classic delights all ages.
By E.B. White