Book Reviews

AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Fractured fairy tale has plenty of twists for fantasy fans.
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By Soman Chainani
(2013)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Exciting, funny, violent, and touching Hansel & Gretel tale.
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By Adam Gidwitz
(2010)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Charming friend tale for both toddlers and new readers.
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By Mo Willems
(2010)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Wildly inventive, wonderful fairy tales for mature teens.
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By Laini Taylor
(2009)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Three girls grow up together in the inner city.
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By Jacqueline Woodson
(2008)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Girl sees beyond exteriors in moving, empowering tale.
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By Shannon Hale
(2006)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Playful, inventive stories starring oddball toys.
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By Emily Jenkins
(2006)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Move over, Ramona -- here comes Clementine.
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By Sara Pennypacker
(2006)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Homely heroine discovers true beauty in charming fantasy.
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By Gail Carson Levine
(2006)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Second story joins Madonna's girl clique.
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By Madonna
(2006)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Outcasts join forces to conquer readers' hearts.
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By Rodman Philbrick
(1993)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Classic, sensitive parable about selflessness.
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By Shel Silverstein
(1964)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Highly imaginative twists on an old tale.
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By Gail Carson Levine
(1997)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Delightful story is a surefire attention-grabber.
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By Jon Scieszka
(1996)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Teaches important lessons about faith, friendship.
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By Virginia Lee Burton
(1939)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Popular series debut demonstrates good girl friendships.
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By Ann Brashares
(2001)