Book Reviews

AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Poet's moving memoir in free verse charts '50s childhood.
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By Marilyn Nelson
(2014)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Moving verse tale of girl's experience in Darfur genocide.
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By Andrea Davis Pinkney
(2014)
AGE
11
QUALITY
 
Little-known disaster gets overdue, in-depth treatment.
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By Steve Sheinkin
(2014)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Excellent poems depict coming of age in tumultuous 1960s.
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By Jacqueline Woodson
(2014)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Vivid, sometimes violent tale of Russia's last royal family.
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By Candace Fleming
(2014)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Historic immigration station comes alive in photos, poems.
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By Russell Freedman
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Evocative illustrated nonfiction, great for history buffs.
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By Don Brown
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Powerful graphic novel captures spirit of desegregation.
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By Andrew Aydin, John Lewis
(2013)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Stunning art amplifies meaning of King's words for kids.
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By Kadir Nelson
(2012)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Captivating storytelling makes these heroes relatable.
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By Andrea Davis Pinkney
(2012)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Fascinating nonfiction account of little-known conspiracy.
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By Steve Sheinkin
(2013)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Complex, suspenseful story of developing The Bomb.
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By Steve Sheinkin
(2012)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Irresistible collection of clever, hilarious poems.
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By Shel Silverstein
(2004)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Award-winning poetry book is both scientific and magical.
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By Joyce Sidman
(2010)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Photos bring sparkling tone to simple poem of celebration.
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By Langston Hughes
(2009)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
Exquisite poetry and artwork will excite kids of all ages.
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By Joyce Sidman
(2009)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Unique, brilliant, award-winning history book.
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By Laura Amy Schlitz
(2007)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Thrilling story of the people behind the mission.
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By Catherine Thimmesh
(2006)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Spectacular illustrations spotlight Parks' historic protest.
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By Nikki Giovanni
(2006)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
A joyous collection of poetry about fathers.
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By Javaka Steptoe
(2000)

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