Book Reviews

age 2+
 
Great Halloween treat won't spook small ones.
By Laura E. Williams
(2005)
age 12+
 
Teen puts herself in danger to solve crime.
By Peter Abrahams
(2005)
age 4+
 
Morality tale with a darkly funny ending.
By Dr. Seuss
(1948)
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age 4+
 
Determined librarian gets zoo animals reading.
By Judy Sierra
(2005)
age 4+
 
Hachiko waits for his master, even after he dies.
By Pamela S. Turner
(2004)
age 4+
 
Inspiring account of young climber.
By T. A. Barron
(2004)
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age 4+
 
First-person narrative from a funny boy worm.
By Doreen Cronin
(2003)
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age 4+
 
Henry David Thoreau as a bear.
By D. B. Johnson
(2004)
age 4+
 
An irresistible storytime treasure.
By James Carville, Patricia McKissack
(2004)
age 3+
 
Southern folktale is honed to perfection.
By Coleen Salley
(2004)
age 9+
 
A ghost, a family mystery, and treasure.
By Janet S. Anderson
(2004)
age 4+
 
One of Dr. Seuss' more heavy-handed works.
By Dr. Seuss
(1965)
age 4+
 
A delightful, funny early Seuss effort.
By Dr. Seuss
(1938)
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age 2+
 
Beautiful to look at and delightful to read aloud.
By Charlotte Voake
(1997)
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age 9+
 
A mystery, fantasy, and imaginative launch pad.
By Blue Balliett
(2004)
age 11+
 
A unique and truly suspenseful story.
By Joan Lowery Nixon
(1983)
age 3+
 
Gentle bedtime story is reassuring in every way.
By Kim Lewis
(2004)
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age 3+
 
Mr. Seahorse greets other fish fathers.
By Eric Carle
(2004)
age 2+
 
Interactive poems engage young kids.
By Margaret Wise Brown
(2004)
age 4+
 
Five easy-to-read but unsatisfying animal tales.
By Bob Graham
(2004)

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