Book Reviews

AGE
8
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Villains, dragons, prince meet middle school in fun romp.
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By Laurie McKay
(2015)
AGE
12
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Exciting take on a forgotten Asian-American superhero.
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By Gene Luen Yang
(2014)
AGE
14
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Exciting witchy fantasy is riveting but grim and violent.
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By Sally Green
(2014)
AGE
12
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Adventurous fantasy weaves Korean mythology, martial arts.
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By Christina L. Farley
(2014)
AGE
10
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Action-driven fantasy finds focus as it goes.
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By Carter Roy
(2014)
AGE
9
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Exciting saga of magic, martial arts, bike racing continues.
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By Jeff Stone
(2013)
AGE
14
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Intense apocalyptic angel series ramps up violence, romance.
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By Susan Ee
(2013)
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AGE
14
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Japanese setting, mythology more intriguing than characters.
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By Amanda Sun
(2013)
AGE
8
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Exciting medieval adventure with brave teens and dragons.
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By Merrie Haskell
(2013)
AGE
12
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Girl trains as elite soldier in sword-slashing fantasy.
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By Alex Lidell
(2013)
AGE
13
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Magical fantasy blends science, magic, and Shakespeare.
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By Julie Kagawa
(2010)
AGE
16
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Sexier, slower second Nightshade prequel.
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By Andrea Cremer
(2013)
AGE
13
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Sexy, mean-girl vampire story has strong language, bullying.
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By Richelle Mead
(2007)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Fun, educational chapter books have something for everyone.
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By Mary Pope Osborne
(1992)
AGE
9
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Exciting adventure of bike racing, kung fu, Chinese myth.
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By Jeff Stone
(2012)
AGE
12
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Story of softballer in alternate world picks up as it goes.
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By Margaret Peterson Haddix
(2012)
AGE
11
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Girl fencer fights monsters in clever fantasy graphic novel.
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By Jane Yolen
(2010)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Gentle, much-loved classic delights all ages.
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By E.B. White
(1952)