Book Reviews

age 13+
Beautifully written tale of teen with eating disorder.
By Meg Haston
age 12+
Scout confronts Atticus on integration in rambling sequel.
By Harper Lee
age 8+
Heartbreaking, uplifting, lyrical orphan tale in free verse.
By A. L. Sonnichsen
age 10+
Troubled adopted boy learns to open heart in moving tale.
By Cynthia Kadohata
age 14+
Gut-wrenching tale of grieving runaway is edgy, lyrical.
By Vikki Wakefield
age 15+
Deeply poetic novel explores racial and sexual feelings.
By Toni Morrison
age 16+
Gritty novel of violence and race best for older teens.
By Richard Wright
age 12+
Twain's classic is full of humor and suspense.
By Mark Twain
age 12+
Stunning classic examines racism -- and justice.
By Harper Lee
age 9+
A classic that both adults and kids love.
By Lewis Carroll