Book Reviews

age 8+
Orphan girl meets witch in exciting, imaginative tale.
By Katherine Marsh
(2016)
age 10+
Slow start to prequel series with stalwart characters.
By John Flanagan
(2015)
age 8+
Villains, dragons, prince meet middle school in fun romp.
By Laurie McKay
(2015)
age 12+
Continuing adventures in wizardry take a dark turn.
By Jasper Fforde
(2014)
age 8+
Absurd time-and-space-spanning romp an easy, funny read.
By Neil Gaiman
(2013)
age 8+
Exciting medieval adventure with brave teens and dragons.
By Merrie Haskell
(2013)
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age 13+
Magical fantasy blends science, magic, and Shakespeare.
By Julie Kagawa
(2010)
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age 16+
Sexier, slower second Nightshade prequel.
By Andrea Cremer
(2013)
age 6+
Fun, educational chapter books have something for everyone.
By Mary Pope Osborne
(1992)
age 8+
Lots of action, thin plot in wacky graphic novel.
By Erik Craddock
(2009)
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age 7+
Gentle, much-loved classic delights all ages.
By E.B. White
(1952)