Book Reviews

Click, Clack, Boo!: A Tricky Treat Book Poster Image
age 3+
Animals lure Farmer Brown to holiday fun in spooky sequel.
By Doreen Cronin, Betsy Lewin
(2013)
Battle Magic Book Poster Image
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age 12+
Slow start to enchanting, magical battle adventure.
By Tamora Pierce
(2013)
The Boy on the Porch Book Poster Image
age 9+
Wonderful story of mute boy mysteriously left on farm.
By Sharon Creech
(2013)
Year of the Jungle Book Poster Image
age 5+
Moving yet upbeat story of girl with dad away at war.
By Suzanne Collins
(2013)
Kitty Cat, Kitty Cat, Are You Going to School? Book Poster Image
age 3+
Rhyming picture book promotes enthusiasm about school.
By Bill Martin Jr., Michael Sampson
(2013)
Counting by 7s Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Striking tale of quirky girl connecting after parental loss.
By Holly Goldberg Sloan
(2013)
Ah Ha! Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Frog has "ah ha!" moments (also "aaah!") in exciting romp.
By Jeff Mack
(2013)
Boom! Boom! Boom! Book Poster Image
age 2+
Snuggly story of getting cozy to cope with nighttime fears.
By Jamie A. Swenson
(2013)
Poco Loco Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Zany mouse inventor tale spiced with Spanish.
By J.R. Krause, Maria Chua
(2013)
Dig, Dogs, Dig: A Construction Tail Book Poster Image
age 3+
Dogs work and play hard in fun read-aloud.
By James Horvath
(2013)
Stick Dog, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 7+
Warm-hearted dogs in silly Big Nate-style adventure.
By Tom Watson
(2013)
The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail Book Poster Image
age 8+
Swashbuckling adventure of mouse in Queen Victoria's court.
By Richard Peck
(2013)
Elvis and the Underdogs Book Poster Image
age 8+
Lighthearted story of sickly kid helped by huge talking dog.
By Jenny Lee
(2013)
Baby Wants Mama Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Simple rhymes, charming images of fun family dinner.
By Nancy Loewen
(2013)
If You Want to See a Whale Book Poster Image
age 4+
Gentle, lyrical glimpse of a boy waiting to spot a whale.
By Julie Fogliano
(2013)
The Slither Sisters: Tales from Lovecraft Middle School #2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Goofy comedy for young boys riffs on horror cliches.
By Charles Gilman
(2013)
Miss Maple's Seeds Book Poster Image
age 3+
Lyrical fantasy celebrates the magic of seeds and seasons.
By Eliza Wheeler
(2013)
Curious George and the Birthday Surprise Book Poster Image
age 3+
George's birthday brings treats and laughs for all.
By Margret Rey, H. A. Rey
(2003)
Otis and the Puppy Book Poster Image
age 3+
Gentle hero faces fear to help friend in lovely book.
By Loren Long
(2013)
Fifteen Animals! Book Poster Image
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age 2+
Cute animals and nonsense make counting fun.
By Sandra Boynton
(2008)

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