Book Reviews

age 8+
 
Sweet, funny, poignant tale of struggling 10-year-old.
By Lisa Graff
(2014)
age 4+
 
Sweet, funny story spotlights the trouble with assumptions.
By Mo Willems
(2013)
age 3+
 
Retold fable with out-of-this-world art; a true keepsake.
By Jerry Pinkney
(2009)
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age 3+
 
Award-winning book with great preschool lessons.
By Eric Rohmann
(2002)
age 9+
 
Honest, moving story of friendship and loss.
By Katherine Paterson
(1977)
age 9+
 
This poignant novel is one of the best around.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2000)
age 11+
 
Brilliant but complex novel for older kids.
By E. L. Konigsburg
(1996)
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age 2+
 
Lends itself to dramatizing with children.
By Chris Raschka
(1993)
age 4+
 
Engaging stories spotlight charming, relatable characters.
By Arnold Lobel
(1970)
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age 9+
 
Lets readers walk in the shoes of a tweenage girl.
By Patricia Reilly Giff
(1997)