Book Reviews

age 4+
 
Silly tale gives new readers a fun lesson in being flexible.
By Mo Willems
(2012)
age 4+
 
So super-silly, beginning readers won't be able to resist.
By Mo Willems
(2011)
age 6+
 
Lively talking-dog adventure fosters vocabulary, compassion.
By Susan Meddaugh
(2010)
age 4+
 
So hysterical that kids will almost forget to hate nap time.
By Mo Willems
(2015)
age 9+
 
Short, funny poems a sure bet to delight kids.
By Douglas Florian
(2014)
age 7+
 
Girls start a newspaper in fun, mischievous adventure.
By Annie Barrows
(2011)
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age 11+
 
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
(2014)
age 4+
 
Unlikely friends play pretend in straightforward story.
By Mo Willems
(2013)
age 4+
 
Simple lesson about old and new friends is so fun.
By Mo Willems
(2014)
age 5+
 
Funny twins serve up smiles in third book.
By Grace Lin
(2014)
age 7+
 
Fun tale of girls creating camp fosters independent play.
By Annie Barrows
(2012)
age 4+
 
Giggly series installment taps into common kid frustration.
By Mo Willems
(2014)
age 3+
 
Talking-dog adventure builds vocabulary, teaches sharing.
By Susan Meddaugh
(2010)
age 4+
 
Upbeat tale of friendship is great for beginning readers.
By Olivier Dunrea
(2009)
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age 6+
 
Gentle, relatable tale of first grader's adventures, trials.
By Johanna Hurwitz
(2012)
age 6+
 
Cuteness, silliness, not much plot in Chicken Squad sequel.
By Doreen Cronin
(2014)