Book Reviews

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age 14+
 
Celebrity angels are targets in fun paranormal thriller.
By Scott Speer
(2012)
age 10+
 
Ambitious time-travel tale covers edgy French history, art.
By Marissa Moss
(2012)
age 9+
 
Girl becomes spy in absorbing American Revolution tale.
By Avi
(2012)
age 4+
 
Charming tale of mouse helping astronauts on shuttle flight.
By Mark Kelly
(2012)
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age 12+
 
Never-a-dull-moment futuristic fantasy brims with energy.
By Antony John
(2012)
age 12+
 
Complex, suspenseful story of developing The Bomb.
By Steve Sheinkin
(2012)
age 13+
 
Macabre modern Ripper meets hip Brit boarding school.
By Maureen Johnson
(2011)
age 13+
 
First in fun series is like a Downton Abbey for teens.
By Leila Rasheed
(2013)
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age 10+
 
Entertaining but violent series weaves fantasy with history.
By D. J. MacHale
(2002)
age 10+
 
Spirited novel offers warts-and-all view of the Middle Ages.
By Karen Cushman
(1994)
age 10+
 
Time-travel sequel is intense, suspenseful, and exciting.
By Marissa Moss
(2013)
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age 9+
 
Tween coming-of-age set amid shifting family, '60s dynamics.
By Rita Williams-Garcia
(2013)
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age 4+
 
Yankee Doodle refuses to go town in silly takeoff.
By Tom Angleberger
(2013)
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age 13+
 
Hugely influential classic mostly for sci-fi fans.
By Isaac Asimov
(2008)
age 6+
 
Lovely, poignant look at key moment in Indian history.
By Alice B. McGinty
(2013)
age 12+
 
Inventive time-travel tale mixes history, religion, sci-fi.
By Pete Hautman
(2012)
age 11+
 
Moose's ties to Al Capone deepen in engaging sequel.
By Gennifer Choldenko
(2009)
age 13+
 
Intriguing tale of magician's true powers in '20s New York.
By Teri Brown
(2013)
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age 12+
 
Moving coming-of-age story set amid creation of Pakistan.
By Jennifer Bradbury
(2013)
age 13+
 
Thrilling sequel puts zombies in Victorian-era Paris.
By Susan Dennard
(2013)

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