Book Reviews

AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Teen's heartrending journey after brother's suicide.
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By Cynthia Hand
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Troubled adopted boy learns to open heart in moving tale.
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By Cynthia Kadohata
(2014)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Crime-fighting kids return in fun, science-drenched mystery.
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By "Science Bob" Pflugfelder, Steve Hockensmith
(2014)
Editors' pick
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Superb writing and gripping, lean, fast-paced action make this extraordinary survival story impossible to put down.  
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By Louis Nowra
(2013)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Compelling apocalyptic survival story with four LGBT teens.
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By Francesca Lia Block
(2013)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Classic novel is rich in romance and humor.
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By Jane Austen
(1811)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Immortal romance is set against violent French Revolution.
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By Charles Dickens
(1894)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Captivating story of teen's eccentric English family.
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By Dodie Smith
(2003)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Deeply poetic novel explores racial and sexual feelings.
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By Toni Morrison
(1970)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Gripping story of marooned schoolboys and their savagery.
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By William Golding
(1954)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Moving Depression-era story of friendship, loneliness, fate.
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By John Steinbeck
(2002)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Twain's classic is full of humor and suspense.
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By Mark Twain
(1876)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Stunning classic examines racism -- and justice.
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By Harper Lee
(1960)