Book Reviews

AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Clever writing, characters shine in boarding-school mystery.
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By Robin Stevens
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Appealing heroine, vague world-building in exciting fantasy.
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By Maria Dahvana Headley
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Gorgeous, magical story of a girl with music in her heart.
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By Margarita Engle
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Moving, eye-opening memoir of cross-cultural friendship.
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By Martin Ganada, Caitlin Alifrenka, Liz Welch
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Action-packed final showdown against killer angels.
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By Susan Ee
(2015)
AGE
15
QUALITY
 
Dark magic, gore, hot faerie romance mark mature fantasy.
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By Sarah J. Maas
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Cinderella is spunky, resourceful in fresh space tale.
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By Deborah Underwood
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Tale of Disney villains' kids has cliché plot, characters.
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By Melissa de la Cruz
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
New Kingdom Keepers series best for fans of previous one.
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By Ridley Pearson
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Informative tale of a girl who learns she's intersex.
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By I.W. Gregorio
(2015)
AGE
5
QUALITY
 
Sweet, engaging steps for budding readers.
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By Kate Messner
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
A heartwarming story of hope triumphing over pain.
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By Kimberly Willis Holt
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Intriguing romantic fantasy will make readers want a sequel.
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By Sabaa Tahir
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Sweet tale of gay teen who comes out, takes chance on love.
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By Becky Albertalli
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Sensitive tale of teen's descent into mental illness.
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By Neal Shusterman
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Exciting, funny, fractured fairy tale of boy vs. giants.
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By Liesl Shurtliff
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Kids, book characters, mad scientist in wacky, upbeat tale.
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By Chris Grabenstein
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Dark fantasy has chills, thrills, fresh take on superhero.
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By Jacob Grey
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Powerful story about an isolated rape victim's struggles.
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By Courtney Summers
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Action-packed female detective story champions smarts.
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By Kate Hannigan
(2015)

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