Book Reviews

AGE
10
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Excellent poems depict coming of age in tumultuous 1960s.
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By Jacqueline Woodson
(2014)
AGE
8
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Warm, funny story of a year in the life of a second grader.
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By Kevin Henkes
(2013)
AGE
9
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Warm family story of children's wish for a mother.
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By Patricia MacLachlan
(1985)
AGE
6
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Irresistible collection of clever, hilarious poems.
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By Shel Silverstein
(2004)
AGE
10
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Lighthearted tale of eccentric family's creative homeschool.
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By Stephanie S. Tolan
(2002)
AGE
6
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Award-winning poetry book is both scientific and magical.
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By Joyce Sidman
(2010)
AGE
11
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A gem, with strong girl characters, '60s black history.
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By Rita Williams-Garcia
(2010)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Photos bring sparkling tone to simple poem of celebration.
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By Langston Hughes
(2009)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Exquisite poetry and artwork will excite kids of all ages.
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By Joyce Sidman
(2009)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Touching but not maudlin story about a dying child.
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By Sally Nicholls
(2008)
AGE
13
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Unsettling French fable may confuse and alarm kids.
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By Jean-Claude Mourlevat
(2006)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Newbery honoree about life with an autistic sib.
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By Cynthia Lord
(2006)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Eccentric and enchanting kid art caper.
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By Frank Cottrell Boyce
(2006)
AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Warm drawings and text make this a must-have book.
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By Norton Juster
(2006)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
A timeless classic with the fab Ramona!
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By Beverly Cleary
(2000)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Well-crafted tale of an orphan's search for home.
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By Christopher Paul Curtis
(1999)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
A joyous collection of poetry about fathers.
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By Javaka Steptoe
(2000)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Exciting, moving story has something for everyone.
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By Jerry Spinelli
(1990)
AGE
9
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This glittering work reaches across boundaries.
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By Walter Dean Myers
(1997)
AGE
12
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A devastatingly powerful, intense tale of abuse and love.
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By Michelle Magorian
(1981)

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