Book Reviews

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age 12+
 
Writing shines in pioneer saga of friendship and struggle.
By Willa Cather
(2011)
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age 8+
 
Great novel about a girl, her chickens, and her best friend.
By Ellen Airgood
(2012)
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age 16+
 
Brilliant, violent Afghanistan novel will enlighten teens.
By Khaled Hosseini
(2003)
age 14+
 
Sweeping story of bicultural mother-daughter friction.
By Amy Tan
(1989)
age 14+
 
Engaging novel shows teens' lives altered by tragedy.
By Robyn Schneider
(2013)
age 14+
 
Heartbreaking but beautiful novel about a sister's grief.
By Ava Dellaira
(2014)
age 8+
 
Frail boy and huge talking dog reunite in D.C. adventure.
By Jenny Lee
(2014)