Book Reviews

AGE
2
QUALITY
 
Classic all-ages masterpiece with a wild imagination.
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By Maurice Sendak
(1969)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Pet dino makes subtle humor for K and up.
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By William Joyce
(1995)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Ideal summer read for the middle elementary crowd.
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By Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi
(2003)
AGE
8
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A lively, universal story of unlikely friendships.
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By Dick King-Smith
(1985)
AGE
8
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Scarier and more action-packed than the first book.
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By Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi
(2003)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Excellent bridge from chapter books to novels.
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By E.B. White
(1969)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Classic tale a bit slow but retains its appeal.
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By Mary Norton
(2003)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Classic fantasy is a bit slow, but enthralling.
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By Susan Cooper
(1973)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Adolescents take to this swashbuckling adventure.
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By Lloyd Alexander
(2006)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Funny story regardless of the season.
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By Daniel Pinkwater
(2000)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Teens love this mature, Newbery-winning fantasy.
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By Robin McKinley
(1984)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
This nurturing tale skips, soars, and lopes along.
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By Dr. Seuss
(1958)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Warm, humorous tale reflects preschool tastes.
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By Alyssa Satin Capucilli
(1999)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Insipid text, pictures present nothing new.
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By Jane Breskin Zalben
(1988)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
A compelling mix of fantasy and science fiction.
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By Robert C. O'Brien
(1971)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Magic and humor mix with dark details for strange brew.
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By Eva Ibbotson
(2003)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Folkloric tale founders under weight of nostalgia.
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By Morna MacLeod
(1997)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Though dated, this still casts a potent spell.
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By E. Nesbit
(1907)
AGE
12
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Appealing plot, powerful writing offset slow pace.
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By John Christopher
(1967)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
J.K. Rowling's magical sport report for charity.
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By J. K. Rowling
(2001)

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