Book Reviews

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age 6+
 
Mummified pet searches for his queen in lively tomb tale.
By Marcus Ewert
(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)
age 3+
 
Cinderella is spunky, resourceful in fresh space tale.
By Deborah Underwood
(2015)
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age 3+
 
Determined girl sends great-aunt an elephant in quirky tale.
By Philip C. Stead
(2015)
age 5+
 
Evocative gardening book makes nature come alive.
By Kate Messner
(2015)
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age 4+
 
Girl looks for returning bird in cute, informative tale.
By Anne Rockwell
(1989)
age 3+
 
Tender story of Nana showing grandson city beauty via bus.
By Matt de la Pena
(2015)
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age 3+
 
A fresh and funny take on new baby in the house.
By Ame Dyckman
(2015)
age 6+
 
Engaging, inspiring bio of jazz great has superb art.
By Katheryn Russell-Brown
(2014)
age 5+
 
Artist's kids get George to smile in funny historical romp.
By Lynn Cullen
(2015)
age 3+
 
Charmingly illustrated book reassures kids they're loved.
By Christa Pierce
(2014)
age 6+
 
Two true, inspiring stories about child activists.
By Jeanette Winter
(2014)
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age 3+
 
Young dog discovers snow is fun in cute, relatable story.
By Peter McCarty
(2015)
age 7+
 
Engaging picture-book intro to word-loving thesaurus author.
By Jen Bryant
(2014)
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age 4+
 
Exuberant portrayal of artist's passion for art.
By Yuyi Morales
(2014)
age 3+
 
Girl gets a skating partner in wintry wordless whirl.
By Molly Idle
(2014)
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age 4+
 
Sweet, straightforward story of young transgender girl.
By Jessica Herthel, Jazz Jennings
(2014)

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