Book Reviews

age 13+
Heartbreaking WWII novel shows power of hope, connection.
By Ruta Sepetys
age 6+
Inspiring, educational story of 1800s civil rights heroes.
By Susan E. Goodman
age 6+
Uneven writing in kid-friendly intro to black history.
By Charles R. Smith Jr.
age 7+
Fascinating profiles celebrate women of American Revolution.
By Cokie Roberts
age 12+
Inspiring story of teen pianist who escaped Nazis in WWII.
By Mona Golabek, Lee Cohen
age 4+
Spectacular illustrations spotlight Parks' historic protest.
By Nikki Giovanni