Book Reviews

age 2+
Classic all-ages masterpiece with a wild imagination.
By Maurice Sendak
age 9+
Classic sci-fi story still inspires and gets kids thinking.
By Madeleine L'Engle
age 9+
A classic that both adults and kids love.
By Lewis Carroll
age 6+
Ideal summer read for the middle elementary crowd.
By Holly Black, Tony DiTerlizzi
age 7+
Gross bathroom humor book may appeal to reluctant readers.
By Dav Pilkey
age 2+
Heartwarming, humorous picture-book classic.
By Don Freeman
age 2+
Colorfully illustrated alphabet rhymes.
By Bill Martin Jr.
age 9+
A timeless and thought-provoking novel.
By Natalie Babbitt
age 4+
Zany food-as-weather tale full of humor, great drawings.
By Judi Barrett
age 11+
Dahl autobiography focuses on nasty school days.
By Roald Dahl
age 9+
Classic fantasy is a bit slow, but enthralling.
By Susan Cooper
age 12+
Popular series start shows positive girl friendships.
By Ann Brashares
age 9+
Kids are sure to devour this gross-out book.
By Thomas Rockwell
age 10+
Classic coming-of-age story rings true decades later.
By Judy Blume
age 12+
Second book in friendship series is a good fit for teens.
By Ann Brashares
age 13+
Provocative book about teen on trial for murder.
By Walter Dean Myers
age 2+
Lovable David's antics are relentless.
By David Shannon
age 9+
1600s America springs to life for today's kids.
By Elizabeth George Speare
age 9+
Farcical, highly readable vampire rabbit tale.
By James Howe
age 2+
Carle brings humor to caterpillar's development.
By Eric Carle