Book Reviews

age 7+
Amid the mischief, a heartfelt pep talk for underdogs.
By Dav Pilkey
(2015)
age 8+
Magic happens when twins touch in fun tween romp.
By Tia Mowry, Tamera Mowry
(2015)
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age 14+
Beautiful tale of missing girl explores magic, love, loss.
By Laura Ruby
(2015)
age 8+
Funny, sweet fountain-of-youth fantasy about growing wiser.
By Jennifer L. Holm
(2014)
age 7+
Madcap time-travel mayhem for the potty-humor set.
By Dav Pilkey
(2014)
age 8+
Clever sequel is goofy, gross, giddy -- and sweet.
By Andy Griffiths
(2014)
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age 16+
Sex, drugs, rock, mythology fill dark paranormal tale.
By Sarah McCarry
(2014)
age 8+
Thinly stretched plot takes air out of fun idea.
By Erin Soderberg
(2014)
age 8+
Hilarious sequel takes Madeline and Bunnys to England.
By Polly Horvath
(2014)
age 10+
Epic, adventurous, romantic, fantastic graphic novel.
By Isabel Greenberg
(2013)
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age 7+
Funny encyclopedia of annoying things and who's responsible.
By William Joyce
(2013)
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age 12+
Clever, creepy modern fairy tale with irresistible heroes.
By Tom McNeal
(2013)
age 8+
Madcap mayhem perfect for Big Nate fans.
By Andy Griffiths
(2013)
age 9+
Goofy comedy for young boys riffs on horror cliches.
By Charles Gilman
(2013)
age 4+
Winning illustrations but short on plot.
By Judi Barrett
(2000)
age 4+
Zany food-as-weather tale full of humor, great drawings.
By Judi Barrett
(1978)