Book Reviews

age 11+
Intelligent, intense, edge-of-your-seat adventure.
By Joshua Mowll
(2006)
age 5+
Impulsive Junie faces Career Day -- early readers.
By Barbara Park
(2006)
age 12+
Terrible title masks terrific book for teens.
By Maryrose Wood
(2006)
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age 11+
Hold on tight for an intense tale of survival.
By Gary Paulsen
(1987)
age 12+
Likable loser tries to save world in action-packed novel.
By Rick Yancey
(2006)
age 12+
Exciting but violent -- not for sensitive kids.
By J. V. Hart
(2005)
age 11+
Top-notch, rip-roaring adventure with fantasy violence.
By Joshua Mowll
(2005)
age 11+
British teen spy saves England in thriller!
By Anthony Horowitz
(2005)
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age 8+
Delightful page-turner with rock-solid values.
By Andrew Clements
(2005)
age 12+
Ghost boy tells the story of a book-banning.
By Chris Crutcher
(2005)
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age 9+
Powerful shipwreck story has anti-racism message..
By Theodore Taylor
(1987)
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age 9+
Hard to put down, and harder to forget.
By Anne Holm
(1969)
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age 12+
Tangents confuse the plot, and the point.
By Edward Bloor
(2004)
age 7+
The kids are in charge of the holiday concert.
By Andrew Clements
(2004)
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age 9+
Rich with understanding of students and teachers.
By Andrew Clements
(1999)
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age 9+
A lovely, moving book about a student and teacher.
By Esme Raji Codell
(2003)
age 9+
Attention to detail makes adventure satisfying.
By E. L. Konigsburg
(1977)
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age 8+
Nora uses her genius to protest testing, grades.
By Andrew Clements
(2004)
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age 9+
Tale of creative troublemaker a surefire winner with kids.
By Andrew Clements
(1996)
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age 9+
Aid-worker family races to safety ahead of war.
By L. S. Matthews
(2004)

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