Book Reviews

age 5+
Twins embrace individuality in funny book for new readers.
By Grace Lin
(2010)
age 12+
Fun Traveling Pants-style story with fewer mature themes.
By Pamela Wells
(2008)
age 4+
Name-calling and mud-throwing ends in friendship lesson.
By Geoffrey Hayes
(2009)
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age 4+
A sweet celebration of the best thing life has to offer.
By Pat Mora
(2009)
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age 5+
Fun, fast tale will lure in reluctant readers.
By Tedd Arnold
(2009)
age 5+
Mouse’s bad day makes a relatable, engaging easy reader.
By Kate McMullan
(2009)
age 4+
Sweet dog takes kids on imaginative adventure.
By David Catrow
(2009)
age 5+
Exploring the outdoors, with a Fancy Nancy twist.
By Jane O'Connor
(2009)
age 5+
Goofy adventure and side-splitting humor for new readers.
By Jamie Michalak
(2009)
age 4+
Tender comedy is great for beginning readers.
By Mo Willems
(2007)
age 3+
Little Critter inspires with his eco-enthusiasm.
By Mercer Mayer
(2008)
age 5+
A great choice to keep new readers in the saddle.
By Hadley Higginson
(2006)
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age 6+
Silly, loveable dragon story for new readers.
By Dav Pilkey
(1996)
age 6+
A sure hit with kids starting chapter books.
By Annie Barrows
(2007)
age 5+
Piggie will fly in this spunky read-aloud.
By Mo Willems
(2007)
age 6+
1939 Newbery Honor book is both tender and funny.
By Richard Atwater, Florence Atwater
(2007)
age 4+
Seuss Award winner is great fun for early readers.
By Laura McGee Kvasnosky
(2006)
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age 3+
Movie retread will only interest Cars fans.
By Apple Jordan
(2006)
age 4+
Dr. Seuss' haywire illustrations fuel this book.
By Dr. Seuss
(1972)
age 2+
Short, simple, and playful stories.
By Steven MacDonald
(2000)

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