Book Reviews

age 12+
Searing memoir of growing up in troubled family offers hope.
By Mariel Hemingway, Ben Greenman
age 8+
Frail boy and huge talking dog reunite in D.C. adventure.
By Jenny Lee
age 9+
Tween girls learn to accept change in light summer read.
By Lisa Greenwald
age 8+
Lighthearted story of sickly kid helped by huge talking dog.
By Jenny Lee
age 3+
Retold fable with out-of-this-world art; a true keepsake.
By Jerry Pinkney