Book Reviews

Full Cicada Moon Book Poster Image
age 9+
Girl beats stereotypes in powerful free-verse novel.
By Marilyn Hilton
The Red Pencil Book Poster Image
age 11+
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
By Andrea Davis Pinkney
Brown Girl Dreaming Book Poster Image
age 10+
Excellent poems depict coming of age in tumultuous 1960s.
By Jacqueline Woodson
Bad Kitty for President Book Poster Image
age 7+
Smart, savvy civics lesson served with lots of laughs.
By Nick Bruel