Book Reviews

age 11+
 
Girl time-travels to save dad in thought-provoking story.
By Marisa de los Santos, David Teague
(2014)
age 10+
 
Girl struggles to find home in story of grief and healing.
By Tracy Holczer
(2014)
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age 14+
 
Intriguing sci-fi tale tackles misogyny, sexual liberation.
By Alexandra Duncan
(2014)
age 12+
 
Riveting action, romance amid gladiators in Pompeii.
By Vicky Alvear Shecter
(2014)
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age 11+
 
Hunger Games, Potter fans will enjoy exciting fantasy.
By David Baldacci
(2014)
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age 13+
 
Well-observed graphic novel charts transition to adolesence.
By Jillian Tamaki, Mariko Tamaki
(2014)
age 12+
 
Sequel has less fantasy, less excitement, but more intrigue.
By Amy Butler Greenfield
(2014)
age 13+
 
Thrilling, swoon-worthy romantic finale to popular series.
By Kiera Cass
(2014)
age 10+
 
Predictable but thoughtful ending to sci-fi trilogy.
By Tony DiTerlizzi
(2014)
age 10+
 
Moving story of Chilean girl's escape from a dictatorship.
By Marjorie Agosin
(2014)
age 13+
 
Gritty sci-fi survival tale questions reality and authority.
By Amy Plum
(2014)
age 9+
 
Tween girls learn to accept change in light summer read.
By Lisa Greenwald
(2014)
age 11+
 
Thrilling, brilliant witch tale is vividly violent, scary.
By J.A. White
(2014)
age 3+
 
Cheery portrait of a fun day with Daddy.
By Anna Dewdney
(2014)
age 13+
 
Compelling mystery offers intro, insight into Hitler's rise.
By Anne Blankman
(2014)
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age 12+
 
Fact, fiction entangled in lively Brontë sisters mystery.
By Michaela MacColl
(2014)
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age 9+
 
Strong heroine faces monsters and mayhem in fun fantasy.
By Paul Durham
(2014)
age 12+
 
Sweet, smart romance is perfect vacation reading.
By Jennifer E. Smith
(2014)
age 14+
 
Teen finds mystery and romance in engaging Hollywood tale.
By Nina LaCour
(2014)
age 6+
 
Thought-provoking story of tween girl's trip to China.
By Andrea Cheng
(2014)

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