Book Reviews

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Fascinating mystery nurtures a love of puzzles and codes.
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By Jennifer Chambliss Bertman
(2015)
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Strong, smart heroine in absorbing, gently paced mystery.
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By Valynne E. Maetani
(2015)
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Twists, turns, loads of drama in high school murder mystery.
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By Sara Shepard
(2015)
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Fun haunted-house romp has great heroine, sweet values.
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By Jessica Lawson
(2015)
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Kids from various books unite in muddled art-heist story.
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By Blue Balliett
(2015)
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Clever writing, characters shine in boarding-school mystery.
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By Robin Stevens
(2015)
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Giddily fun start to ninja series has lots of fighting.
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By Kevin Serwacki, Chris Pallace
(2015)
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Lively, loony tale sneaks in moral about responsibility.
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By Andy Griffiths
(2015)
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Ben is lured to the dark side in fun, action-packed sequel.
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By Stuart Gibbs
(2015)
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Gripping thriller skimps on character development.
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By CJ Omololu
(2015)
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Kids race to save world in fast-paced sequel.
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By Whitaker Ringwald
(2015)
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Plenty of twists in exciting, mature mystery.
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By Lauren Oliver
(2015)
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Mystery, adventure, laughs in imaginative series start.
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By Gordon Korman
(2015)
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Thriller full of glamour, intrigue may hook tweens, teens.
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By Ally Carter
(2015)
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Zany fun, great writing in smart prankster tale with heart.
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By Mac Barnett, Jory John
(2015)
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Funny memoir of a boy trying to get his first girlfriend.
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By Josh Sundquist
(2014)
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Mildly entertaining tween mystery falls short in resolution.
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By Heather Vogel Frederick
(2014)
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Sentimental heart beats beneath goofy humor.
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By Stephan Pastis
(2014)
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Dark but fun 1890 murder mystery has feminist message.
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By Julie Berry
(2014)
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Eye-opening high-tech thriller endorses activism.
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By Paolo Bacigalupi
(2014)

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