Book Reviews

age 10+
Short, punchy chapters propel storm-survival tale.
By Watt Key
(2016)
age 10+
Harrowing but uplifting story of orphan saved by dogs.
By Bobbie Pyron
(2014)
age 10+
Pirates, eels, and intrigue in exciting steampunk sequel.
By S.S. Taylor
(2014)
age 12+
Teens join bizarre, one-eyed vigilante in wacky adventure.
By Carl Hiaasen
(2014)
csm_book
age 12+
Intense wilderness-survival tale warns of chimpanzee peril.
By Eliot Schrefer
(2014)
age 8+
Plenty of peril in fun final book of Survivor host's series.
By Jeff Probst, Chris Tebbetts
(2013)
age 4+
Anthology compiles funny, later George stories.
By H. A. Rey, Margret Rey
(2006)
csm_book
age 10+
Compelling adventure as two boys cope with loss, loneliness.
By Clare Vanderpool
(2013)
age 3+
Adorable monkey livens up a hospital stay.
By Margret Rey, H. A. Rey
(1966)
age 6+
Fun, educational chapter books have something for everyone.
By Mary Pope Osborne
(1992)
csm_book
age 8+
Mowgli and more in timeless, suspenseful tales.
By Rudyard Kipling
(1894)
age 10+
Gripping, inspiring wilderness-survival adventure.
By Jean Craighead George
(1959)
age 7+
Charming tale of a weasel's adventure to protect his love.
By Tor Seidler
(1993)
csm_book
age 12+
Zany adventure in the Florida Everglades spoofs reality TV.
By Carl Hiaasen
(2012)
csm_book
age 9+
Epic story of a brave puffin fighting to save his homeland.
By Barry Wolverton
(2012)
age 10+
Smart girl learns to survive alone in compelling adventure.
By Scott O'Dell
(1960)