Book Reviews

age 4+
 
Book gently encourages kids to compare and count.
By Mitsumasa Anno
(1975)
age 2+
 
Friendly, colorful monsters delight young readers.
By Jonathan Emmett
(2000)
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age 4+
 
Kids will accept that a dinosaur plays baseball.
By William Joyce
(1999)
age 2+
 
Nighttime book is more fun than fright.
By Susan L. Roth
(2000)
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age 14+
 
A hard-boiled depiction of life in the ghetto.
By Walter Dean Myers
(1981)
age 2+
 
This book keeps readers counting and guessing.
By Carol P. Saul
(1998)
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age 2+
 
A rollicking journey from numbers one to 10.
By Sandra Boynton
(1993)
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age 9+
 
Radical thinkers take on school sports.
By Avi
(1984)
age 9+
 
Girls in sports have been waiting for this book.
By Kathy Mackel
(1997)
age 6+
 
Learn the tricks up every mathematician's sleeve.
By Bruce Goldstone
(2006)
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age 9+
 
Engaging story about a pitching prodigy.
By Mike Lupica
(2006)
age 8+
 
Charming fish-out-of-water baseball story.
By Ken Roberts
(2006)
age 11+
 
Suspenseful, satisfying sports mystery.
By John Feinstein
(2007)
age 4+
 
Cal Ripken Jr.'s losing season in 1988.
By Cal Ripken, Jr.
(2007)
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age 9+
 
Action-packed, emotional dad-son baseball story.
By Mike Lupica
(2008)
age 8+
 
A must for any baseball fan.
By Jonah Winter
(2009)
age 9+
 
Amazing paintings + compelling history = a grand slam.
By Kadir Nelson
(2008)
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age 13+
 
Authentic look at high school football culture and drug use.
By Carl Deuker
(2007)
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age 9+
 
Clunky but taut story of Little League steroids.
By Tim Green
(2009)
age 10+
 
Another Lupica sensitive dad/son sports story.
By Mike Lupica
(2009)

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