Book Reviews

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age 4+
Barnyard talent keeps kids and adults laughing.
By Doreen Cronin
(2006)
age 7+
Timeless classic about Toad's adventures and his friends.
By Kenneth Grahame
(1969)
age 13+
Misfit teens rebel at a Western summer camp in YA classic.
By Glendon Swarthout
(1970)
age 9+
For those ready to learn the truth about Santa.
By Harold Myra
(1997)
age 5+
Funny, silly pig story great for early readers.
By Kate DiCamillo
(2005)
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age 7+
Gentle, much-loved classic delights all ages.
By E.B. White
(1952)
age 4+
One of the most beautiful Christmas books.
By Chris Van Allsburg
(1985)
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age 4+
Award winner is perfect for holiday gift-giving.
By Roni Schotter
(2008)
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age 3+
Sweet, nostalgic friendship tale with a truly classic look.
By Loren Long
(2009)
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age 5+
Fun Valentine story stresses self-esteem, friendship.
By Gennifer Choldenko
(2011)
age 7+
Funny, clever dog-next-door mystery good for early readers.
By Doreen Cronin
(2012)
age 5+
Lively cooking story whipped together with fun food info.
By Tyler Florence
(2012)
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age 8+
Great novel about a girl, her chickens, and her best friend.
By Ellen Airgood
(2012)
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age 14+
Luminous story of pregnant teen's summer in Spain.
By Beth Kephart
(2012)
age 3+
A good-humored identity crisis makes this one a royal hoot.
By Ian Falconer
(2012)
age 5+
Peter goes to Scotland in inspired charmer, fun read-aloud.
By Emma Thompson
(2012)
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age 3+
Cute advice on how not to get scared on Halloween night.
By Susan Hood
(2012)
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age 5+
Punny, spooky look at moms all wrapped up in their jobs.
By Joan Horton
(2012)
age 4+
Not-too-scary counting book with a friendly twist.
By Carey F. Armstrong-Ellis
(2012)
age 10+
Gripping story of three sibs fending for themselves in 1974.
By Sheila O'Connor
(2012)

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