Book Reviews

The Dream Bearer Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Compelling novel of boy's 12th summer in Harlem.
By Walter Dean Myers
(2003)
Inside Grandad Book Poster Image
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age 8+
Magical story about a boy and his grandfather.
By Peter Dickinson
(2004)
The Royal Bee Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Some kids will enjoy the quiet mood.
By Frances Park
(2000)
Goodbye, House: A Kid's Guide to Moving Book Poster Image
age 6+
Kids will love the hands-on format.
By Ann Banks
(1980)
Faraway Home Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Captures the emotions of an immigrant family.
By Jane Kurtz
(2000)
Frederick Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Heartwarming story of mouse with a kind spirit.
By Leo Lionni
(1987)
Guess How Much I Love You Book Poster Image
age 2+
Sentimental bunny tale tugs on the heartstrings.
By Sam McBratney
(1996)
Mama Had to Work on Christmas Book Poster Image
age 7+
Gently opens children's eyes to class differences.
By Carolyn Marsden
(2003)
The Steps Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Spunky tween learns to accept her new, complicated family.
By Rachel Cohn
(2003)
A Cool Moonlight Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Lyrical tale of girl who must avoid sunlight.
By Angela Johnson
(2003)
The Crying Rocks Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Slow-paced book about tough issues has supernatural spark.
By Janet Taylor Lisle
(2003)
Julius, Baby of the World Book Poster Image
age 4+
Kids with siblings will enjoy Lilly's escapades.
By Kevin Henkes
(1990)
When Mama Comes Home Tonight Book Poster Image
age 2+
Good book for the end of a hectic day.
By Eileen Spinelli
(1998)
Harriet, You'll Drive Me Wild! Book Poster Image
age 5+
Simple story isn't quite right for target audience.
By Mem Fox
(2000)
Time for Bed Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Young listeners may drift off to lullaby.
By Mem Fox
(1993)
Grandad's Prayer of the Earth Book Poster Image
age 6+
Moving story offers opportunities for discussion.
By Douglas Wood
(1999)
The Silent Boy Book Poster Image
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age 9+
A period slice-of-life book.
By Lois Lowry
(2003)
Absolutely Positively Alexander: The Complete Stories Book Poster Image
age 4+
Anyone who's ever had a bad day will love this.
By Judith Viorst
(1997)
The Voice on the Radio Book Poster Image
age 13+
Suspense and page-turning excitement for teens.
By Caroline B. Cooney
(1996)
The Face on the Milk Carton Book Poster Image
age 13+
A gripping, emotionally complex page-turner.
By Caroline B. Cooney
(1991)

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