Book Reviews

age 3+
Sweet story about sick lamb is confusing in parts.
By Jennifer Churchman, John Churchman
(2016)
age 3+
Sweet what-to-be-when-you-grow-up book taps parental hopes.
By Emily Winfield Martin
(2016)
age 9+
Frank, poetic picture book bio has dazzling art.
By Carole Boston Weatherford
(2015)
age 4+
Moving story of bear that inspired Winnie-the-Pooh.
By Lindsay Mattick
(2015)
age 4+
Fun, personalized tale of kid's quest to find lost name.
By David Cadji-Newby
(2015)
age 4+
Exquisite Hanukkah story has universal blessings theme.
By Richard Simon, Tanya Simon
(2015)
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age 4+
Entrancing art invites readers to write their own stories.
By Pamela Zagarenski
(2015)
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age 3+
Masterful book about moving is emotionally powerful.
By Philip C. Stead
(2015)
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age 4+
Girl stops to enjoy the flowers in lovely wordless story.
By JonArno Lawson
(2015)
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age 4+
Imaginary pal has abandonment issues in fun, offbeat tale.
By Eoin Colfer
(2015)
age 6+
Gorgeous picture book brings timely peace message.
By Robbie Robertson
(2015)
age 3+
First-sleepover anxieties melt away in reassuring tale.
By Anna Dewdney
(2015)
age 3+
Sweet playdate story promotes friendship and free play.
By Jacky Davis
(2015)
age 3+
Sweet, not scary story of friendship and imagination.
By Mac Barnett
(2015)
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age 6+
Mummified pet searches for his queen in lively tomb tale.
By Marcus Ewert
(2015)
age 12+
Scout confronts Atticus on integration in rambling sequel.
By Harper Lee
(2015)
age 4+
Big sis loves little sis in sweet new-sibling tale.
By Amy Krouse Rosenthal
(2015)
age 7+
Charming pictures, story make the King relatable to kids.
By Bonnie Christensen
(2015)
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age 4+
Whimsical art and ice cream tie in summer learning and fun.
By Peter Sis
(2015)
age 3+
Gorgeous, magical story of a girl with music in her heart.
By Margarita Engle
(2015)

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