Book Reviews

age 3+
Cute holiday tale values gifts that come from the heart.
By Deborah Diesen
(2015)
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age 8+
Goofy humor, warm heart in wild holiday romp.
By Michael Fry, Bradley Jackson
(2015)
age 4+
Neighbors come together in lively urban Christmas tale.
By Sonia Manzano
(2015)
age 4+
Exquisite Hanukkah story has universal blessings theme.
By Richard Simon, Tanya Simon
(2015)
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age 4+
Dog pulls another fast one in fun trick-or-treating jaunt.
By Alexandra Day
(2015)
age 7+
Dad and son visit underwater planet in smart, funny sequel.
By Wendy Mass
(2014)
age 4+
Fun birthday tale for preschool truck lovers.
By Candace Fleming
(2015)
age 3+
Bunny sees victory in finding eggs herself in sweet tale.
By Michael B. Kaplan
(2015)
age 4+
Baby duck won't go to sleep in funny farm tale.
By Doreen Cronin
(2015)
age 6+
Uneven writing in kid-friendly intro to black history.
By Charles R. Smith Jr.
(2015)
age 8+
Pedal-to-the-metal graphic novel celebrates Latino culture.
By Cathy Camper
(2014)
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age 4+
Sweet bilingual tale of Latino Christmas Eve traditions.
By Roseanne Greenfield Thong
(2014)
age 3+
Cat learns how to make the Nice list in funny holiday tale.
By Deborah Underwood
(2014)
age 8+
Dickens perennial gets goofy "Adventure Time" treatment.
By Max Brallier
(2014)
age 8+
Family road trip goes hilariously awry in 9th installment.
By Jeff Kinney
(2014)
age 3+
Dogged crew cheerily shows how roads and bridges are built.
By James Horvath
(2014)
age 4+
Young witch falls for human candy in cute Halloween tale.
By Alison McGhee
(2014)
age 3+
Ladybug Girl picks Halloween costume in charming adventure.
By Jacky Davis
(2014)
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age 9+
Funny, moving memoir should appeal to younger comics fans.
By Raina Telgemeier
(2014)
age 4+
Good-natured contest teaches kids about colors and shapes.
By Mike Boldt
(2014)

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