Book Reviews

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age 13+
Action-packed fantasy will grip fans of powerful heroines.
By Victoria Aveyard
(2015)
age 10+
Satisfying finale full of gods, giants, and fond farewells.
By Rick Riordan
(2014)
age 15+
Fans won't mind length of mature series send-off.
By Cassandra Clare
(2014)
age 10+
Another thrilling adventure, this time in the underworld.
By Rick Riordan
(2013)
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age 13+
Satisfying, solid resolution of twisting dystopian romance.
By Ally Condie
(2012)
age 10+
Seven demigods in one sweet ride are off to save Rome.
By Rick Riordan
(2012)
age 15+
Bloody bestselling fantasy series gets steamier.
By Cassandra Clare
(2012)
age 10+
Page-turning adventure of false identity and intrigue.
By Jennifer A. Nielsen
(2012)
age 14+
Fantasy sequel has strong female characters, more violence.
By Cassandra Clare
(2011)
age 12+
Epic tale concludes in battle- and blood-filled saga.
By Christopher Paolini
(2011)
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age 9+
Brilliant tale of girl's enchanted-woods search for friend.
By Anne Ursu
(2011)
age 13+
Bloodthirsty horses star in thrilling coming-of-age tale.
By Maggie Stiefvater
(2011)
age 10+
Percy is back! And on a quest with Roman demigods.
By Rick Riordan
(2011)
age 14+
Eerie gothic fantasy a satisfying creep fest for teens.
By Ransom Riggs
(2011)
age 10+
Magical fantasy has peril, battles, positive messages.
By Lisa McMann
(2011)
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age 9+
Brilliantly written, inventive pre-LOTR tale.
By J.R.R. Tolkien
(1937)
age 10+
Riordan's usual winning mix of action, mythology, and humor.
By Rick Riordan
(2011)
age 14+
Exciting entry in bestselling series has creepy cult stuff.
By Cassandra Clare
(2011)
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age 11+
Enchanting book about witty teen witch at reform school.
By Rachel Hawkins
(2011)
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age 14+
Mix of forbidden romance, drama, and danger; OK for teens.
By Lauren Oliver
(2011)

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