Book Reviews

age 14+
 
Haunting, beautiful tale of love, pain, and secrets.
By Moira Fowley-Doyle
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Beautifully written tale of teen with eating disorder.
By Meg Haston
(2015)
age 12+
 
Scout confronts Atticus on integration in rambling sequel.
By Harper Lee
(2015)
age 13+
 
Teen's heartrending journey after brother's suicide.
By Cynthia Hand
(2015)
age 10+
 
Troubled adopted boy learns to open heart in moving tale.
By Cynthia Kadohata
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Powerful, gripping survival adventure is gory but great.
By Louis Nowra
(2013)
age 15+
 
Compelling apocalyptic survival story with four LGBTQ teens.
By Francesca Lia Block
(2013)
age 14+
 
Classic novel is rich in romance and humor.
By Jane Austen
(1811)
age 14+
 
Immortal romance is set against violent French Revolution.
By Charles Dickens
(1894)
age 12+
 
Captivating story of teen's eccentric English family.
By Dodie Smith
(2003)
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age 15+
 
Deeply poetic novel explores racial and sexual feelings.
By Toni Morrison
(1970)
age 12+
 
Gripping story of marooned schoolboys and their savagery.
By William Golding
(1954)
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age 13+
 
Moving Depression-era story of friendship, loneliness, fate.
By John Steinbeck
(2002)
age 12+
 
Twain's classic is full of humor and suspense.
By Mark Twain
(1876)
age 12+
 
Stunning classic examines racism -- and justice.
By Harper Lee
(1960)