Book Reviews

AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Friendship tale, graphics blend well in absorbing mystery.
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By Cherie Priest
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Biracial heroine freshens up fun Princess Diaries spin-off.
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By Meg Cabot
(2015)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
Charming pictures, story make the King relatable to kids.
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By Bonnie Christensen
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Cat plays Tooth Fairy in bid to meet her in funny romp.
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By Deborah Underwood
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Gorgeous, magical story of a girl with music in her heart.
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By Margarita Engle
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Princess must choose prince in fun, fast-paced sequel.
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By Kiera Cass
(2015)
AGE
3
QUALITY
 
Cinderella is spunky, resourceful in fresh space tale.
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By Deborah Underwood
(2015)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
Fewer thrills, more relationship focus in this installment.
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By E.D. Baker
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Tale of Disney villains' kids has cliché plot, characters.
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By Melissa de la Cruz
(2015)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Super relatable heroine, lots of middle school drama.
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By Erin Entrada Kelly
(2015)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Fun text-gone-wrong tale promotes offline relationships.
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By Tommy Greenwald
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Gay teen's coming out becomes a musical in fun, campy novel.
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By David Levithan
(2015)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Exciting high-tech turn for the wordy series.
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By Brandon Mull
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
More palace intrigue, less war in winning sequel.
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By Marie Rutkoski
(2015)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
Thrilling series conclusion spotlights value of education.
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By Shannon Hale
(2015)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Romantic fantasy has strong writing, weak heroine.
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By Melinda Salisbury
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Teen transplanted to Ireland finds her way in moving tale.
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By Jessie Ann Foley
(2014)
AGE
13
QUALITY
 
Absorbing prequel from the evil queen's perspective.
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By Marissa Meyer
(2015)
AGE
14
QUALITY
 
Upbeat tale of teen songwriter has vivid '60s backdrop.
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By Cynthia Weil
(2015)
AGE
4
QUALITY
 
Gorgeous, uplifting picture-book bio of the Queen of Gospel.
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By Nina Nolan
(2015)

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