Book Reviews

age 13+
 
Kind of cute and funny but super predictable teen romcom.
By Brian Katcher
(2015)
age 13+
 
Strong sequel stars lovable Lara Jean and plenty of romance.
By Jenny Han
(2015)
age 12+
 
Moving, eye-opening memoir of cross-cultural friendship.
By Martin Ganada, Caitlin Alifrenka, Liz Welch
(2015)
age 13+
 
Romantic beach read with kooky premise and solid messages.
By Kasie West
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Searing memoir of growing up in troubled family offers hope.
By Mariel Hemingway, Ben Greenman
(2015)
age 8+
 
Inspirational memoir of Little League history maker.
By Mo'ne Davis, Hilary Beard
(2015)
age 12+
 
Poet's moving memoir in free verse charts '50s childhood.
By Marilyn Nelson
(2014)
age 10+
 
Inspiring memoir of teen Nobel laureate shot by Taliban.
By Malala Yousafzai, Patricia McCormick
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Teen helps other teens and herself in sweet road-trip tale.
By Adi Alsaid
(2014)
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age 9+
 
Funny, moving memoir should appeal to younger comics fans.
By Raina Telgemeier
(2014)
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age 13+
 
Sweet romance takes sporty teen out of her comfort zone.
By Kasie West
(2014)
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age 14+
 
Teen-drama overload in social media-driven romance/mystery.
By Sarah Ockler
(2014)
age 12+
 
Surfer girl fears first-love wipeout in sweet romance.
By Michelle Dalton
(2014)
age 10+
 
Funny, affecting memoir of growing up crazy for comics.
By Jimmy Gownley
(2014)
age 14+
 
Quiet girl tangles with bad boy in light teen romance.
By Robin Constantine
(2013)
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age 13+
 
Bookish girl finds love -- and herself -- in sweet romance.
By Michelle Dalton
(2013)
age 14+
 
Teen fights for forbidden love in sweet romance.
By Sarah Ockler
(2013)
age 10+
 
Inspiring autobiography by Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas.
By Gabrielle Douglas, Michelle Burford
(2012)
age 14+
 
Poetic autobiography reveals impact of racial prejudice.
By Maya Angelou
(1969)
age 9+
 
Classic view of pioneer life through a little girl's eyes.
By Laura Ingalls Wilder
(2007)