Book Reviews

age 3+
Cat drops anti-dog bias in funny friendship tale.
By Deborah Underwood
(2015)
age 10+
Girl shakes up Danish island in heartfelt outsider tale.
By Katrina Nannestad
(2016)
age 3+
Cute holiday tale values gifts that come from the heart.
By Deborah Diesen
(2015)
age 13+
Action-packed finale lacks wow factor of first two books.
By Eoin Colfer
(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+
The barnyard pranksters almost block Santa in funny tale.
By Doreen Cronin
(2015)
age 4+
Elliot joins the mouse family in big-hearted tale.
By Mike Curato
(2015)
age 8+
Exciting post-disaster dog fantasy best for fans of series.
By Erin Hunter
(2015)
age 4+
Exquisite Hanukkah story has universal blessings theme.
By Richard Simon, Tanya Simon
(2015)
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age 4+
Crazy-silly robot tale activates blasts of robo-mayhem.
By Adam Rubin
(2015)
age 9+
Puppy caper adds to the drama of tween life in fun volume.
By Rachel Renee Russell
(2015)
age 6+
Beautiful art befits charming friendship story set in Paris.
By Mo Willems
(2015)
age 3+
Bright, silly scenes of world turned upside down.
By Eric Carle
(2015)
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age 4+
Funny, antic story about pampered, misbehaving pup.
By Nathan Lane, Devlin Elliott
(2015)
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age 3+
Masterful book about moving is emotionally powerful.
By Philip C. Stead
(2015)
age 8+
Sassy, quippy graphic novel shreds princess conventions.
By Ursula Vernon
(2015)
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age 4+
Dog pulls another fast one in fun trick-or-treating jaunt.
By Alexandra Day
(2015)
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age 10+
Epic saga of theater family, told mostly in pictures.
By Brian Selznick
(2015)
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age 8+
Pitch-perfect story about boy and family facing hard times.
By Katherine Applegate
(2015)

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