Book Reviews

AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Fun trading-places story of girl who can't wait to grow up.
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By Teresa E. Harris
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Engaging fairy tale spoof is clever and funny.
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By Christopher Healy
(2012)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Grimm's witch returns to cook again in darkly funny tale.
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By Keith McGowan
(2009)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Smart, savvy civics lesson served with lots of laughs.
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By Nick Bruel
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Exciting, funny, violent, and touching Hansel & Gretel tale.
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By Adam Gidwitz
(2010)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Out-of-this-world twist on timeless tale has dazzling art.
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By Margaret McNamara
(2011)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Adventures of young Man in the Moon a perfect bedtime read.
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By William Joyce
(2011)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
A spunky girl explores the wonders of her everyday world.
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By Angela Johnson
(2011)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Original American fairy tale more spare, magical than movie.
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By L. Frank Baum
(1900)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Violent, romantic fairy tale retelling is based on movie.
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By Sarah Blakley-Cartwright
(2011)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Twins embrace individuality in funny book for new readers.
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By Grace Lin
(2010)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Slightly quirky life lessons for the older picture book set.
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By Neil Gaiman
(2010)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Exquisite watercolors bring magic to this classic story.
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By Sylvia Long
(2010)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Fun, lauded read stays true to classics, axed wolf and all.
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By Lucy Cousins
(2009)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Contemporary Beauty-Beast tale curses shallow rich kid.
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By Alex Flinn
(2007)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Name-calling and mud-throwing ends in friendship lesson.
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By Geoffrey Hayes
(2009)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
A sweet celebration of the best thing life has to offer.
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By Pat Mora
(2009)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Fun, fast tale will lure in reluctant readers.
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By Tedd Arnold
(2009)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Mouse’s bad day makes a relatable, engaging easy reader.
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By Kate McMullan
(2009)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Wildly inventive, wonderful fairy tales for mature teens.
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By Laini Taylor
(2009)

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