Book Reviews

Forever This Summer: Love Like Sky, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 8+
Girl helps friend discover her past in heartwarming tale.
By Leslie C. Youngblood
(2021)
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Take Me Home Tonight Book Poster Image
age 13+
Dramatic, fast-paced tale set in NYC highlights friendship.
By Morgan Matson
(2021)
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Maya and the Robot Book Poster Image
age 8+
Marvelous Black girl scientist stars in poignant read.
By Eve L. Ewing
(2021)
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Sunshine and the Full Moon Book Poster Image
age 13+
Engaging werewolf mystery has a refreshing, sporty spin.
By Jon Robinson
(2021)
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Darling Baby Book Poster Image
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age 3+
Gentle, colorful call to celebrate the small things.
By Maira Kalman
(2021)
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Roar of the Beast: The Cardboard Kingdom, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 9+
Creative kids fight Halloween monsters in clever adventure.
By Chad Sell
(2021)
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Instructions for Dancing Book Poster Image
age 13+
Emotional, memorable tale of girl who has romantic visions.
By Nicola Yoon
(2021)
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Baby & Solo Book Poster Image
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age 15+
Harrowing, funny, heart-filled saga of troubled '90s teens.
By Lisabeth Posthuma
(2021)
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Tokyo Ever After Book Poster Image
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age 13+
Romantic coming-of-ager is funny, breezy, but genuine.
By Emiko Jean
(2021)
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The Hidden Knife Book Poster Image
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age 10+
Fantastic fantasy world, cool gargoyles, but rushed story.
By Melissa Marr
(2021)
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Just Pretend Book Poster Image
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age 9+
Making fantasy fiction helps tween cope in heartfelt memoir.
By Tori Sharp
(2021)
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When You Look Like Us Book Poster Image
age 16+
Teen searches for missing sister in thrilling novel.
By Pamela N. Harris
(2021)
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Marcus Makes a Movie Book Poster Image
age 8+
Story of friendship and filmmaking has humor and real depth.
By Kevin Hart
(2021)
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Force of Fire: A Kingdom Beyond Novel Book Poster Image
age 10+
Demon-girl adventure has wackiness and heart.
By Sayantani DasGupta
(2021)
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I Am Smart, I Am Blessed, I Can Do Anything! Book Poster Image
age 3+
Inspiring viral video comes to life in beautiful book.
By Alissa Holder, Zulekha Holder-Young
(2020)
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Lycanthropy and Other Chronic Illnesses Book Poster Image
age 14+
Friendship, community shine in funny, moving werewolf tale.
By Kristen O'Neal
(2021)
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The Box in the Woods: Truly Devious, Book 4 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Mature, very witty summer camp murder mystery.
By Maureen Johnson
(2021)
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The Legend of Auntie Po Book Poster Image
age 10+
Sweet, funny, wise tale of queer immigrant teen in 1885 U.S.
By Shing Yin Khor
(2021)
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All the Things We Never Knew Book Poster Image
age 13+
Intense, emotional novel about first love, family secrets.
By Liara Tamani
(2021)
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The One and Only Sparkella Book Poster Image
age 4+
Father-daughter bond shines with glittery goodness.
By Channing Tatum
(2021)
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