Book Reviews

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age 11+
 
Tales of injustice masterfully blend with a dash of magic.
By Pam Munoz Ryan
(2015)
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age 9+
 
Exciting time-travel sequel has big ideas, mild peril.
By Annie Barrows
(2014)
age 13+
 
Stylish mystery has black magic, romance in '20s London.
By Teri Brown
(2014)
age 13+
 
Intriguing tale of magician's true powers in '20s New York.
By Teri Brown
(2013)
age 13+
 
Zombies invade classic comedy of manners for laughs, groans.
By Jane Austen, Seth Grahame-Smith
(2009)
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age 10+
 
Clever tale of present-day kids lost in 1864 San Francisco.
By Lewis Buzbee
(2012)
age 14+
 
Violent tale of assassin nun seeking revenge on men.
By Robin LaFevers
(2012)
age 16+
 
Magical novel explores personal, political passions.
By Isabel Allende
(1985)
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age 10+
 
Teen girl homesteads alone in Newbery Honor book.
By Kirby Larson
(2006)
age 9+
 
For those ready to learn the truth about Santa.
By Harold Myra
(1997)