Book Reviews

Poop Fountain! The Qwikpick Papers, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Funny middle schoolers' adventure brims with potty talk.
By Tom Angleberger
The Fourteenth Goldfish Book Poster Image
age 8+
Funny, sweet fountain-of-youth fantasy about growing wiser.
By Jennifer L. Holm
Fuzzy Mud Book Poster Image
age 10+
Gripping, taut eco-thriller a thoughtful, satisfying read.
By Louis Sachar
Firefly Hollow Book Poster Image
age 8+
Sweet, poignant tale of loss, friendship, following dreams.
By Alison McGhee
Little Shaq Book Poster Image
age 5+
Engaging early reader shows teamwork via community garden.
By Shaquille O'Neal
The Nocturnals: The Mysterious Abductions Book Poster Image
age 7+
Sweet, wacky series start has strong values, scary moments.
By Tracey Hecht
A Funny Little Bird Book Poster Image
age 3+
Sweet fable has beautiful look and message.
By Jennifer Yerkes
Ruby Goldberg's Bright Idea Book Poster Image
age 8+
Warm story of science-lover learning to be a good friend.
By Anna Humphrey
Tumble & Fall Book Poster Image
age 13+
End-of-the-world story doesn't live up to its premise.
By Alexandra Coutts