Book Reviews

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age 4+
 
Steig's trademark language play is in full swing.
By William Steig
(2000)
age 4+
 
Gently addresses children's fear of abandonment.
By William Steig
(2000)
age 4+
 
A whimsical tale with a stirring message.
By Dr. Seuss
(1954)
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age 4+
 
Seuss takes your tongue and ties it into knots.
By Dr. Seuss
(1965)
age 4+
 
Seuss at his most transporting and welcoming.
By Dr. Seuss
(1956)
age 4+
 
A childhood favorite for good reason.
By Dr. Seuss
(1960)
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age 4+
 
A better and brighter zoo than the ones we know.
By Dr. Seuss
(1950)
age 4+
 
A jaunty, upbeat journey through wacky landscapes.
By Dr. Seuss
(1990)
age 6+
 
A sure hit with kids starting chapter books.
By Annie Barrows
(2007)
age 6+
 
1939 Newbery Honor book is both tender and funny.
By Florence Atwater, Richard Atwater
(2007)
age 4+
 
Tender comedy is great for beginning readers.
By Mo Willems
(2007)
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age 4+
 
A sweet celebration of the best thing life has to offer.
By Pat Mora
(2009)
age 5+
 
Twins embrace individuality in funny book for new readers.
By Grace Lin
(2010)
age 4+
 
A spunky girl explores the wonders of her everyday world.
By Angela Johnson
(2011)
age 4+
 
Lottie shows what's fun about the library in vibrant sequel.
By Angela Johnson
(2013)
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age 3+
 
Go, new readers. Go!
By P. D. Eastman
(1961)
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 7+
 
Girls start a newspaper in fun, mischievous adventure.
By Annie Barrows
(2011)

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