Juvenile

The following is a list of juvenile books that we have reviewed to date, alphabetized by book title.  Click on the corresponding month and year in the Archives tab to see the full review, as well as book rating.

  • A Christmas Memory – Truman Capote (November 2019)
  • A Finder’s Magic – Philippa Pearce (September 2018)
  • A Medal for Leroy (Historical Fiction) – Michael Morpugo (January 2019)
  • A Million Shades of Gray – Cynthia Kadohata (February 2019)
  • A Year Down Yonder (Newbery Medal) – Richard Peck (July 2020)
  • Abel’s Island (Newbery Honor) – William Steig (March 2019)
  • Adam of the Road (Newbery Medal) – Elizabeth Janet Gray (August 2019)
  • Along Came a Dog (Newbery Honor) – Meindert DeJong (May 2019)
  • …and now Miguel (Newbery Medal) – Joseph Krumgold (March 2019)
  • Bed-Knob and Broomstick – Mary Norton (April 2019)
  • Ben and Me – Robert Lawson (June 2018)
  • Bronze and Sunflower (Historical Fiction) – April 2020
  • Bud, Not Buddy (Newbery Medal) – Christopher Paul Curtis (March 2019)
  • Bunnicula – Deborah and James Howe (October 2018)
  • Call It Courage (Newbery Medal) – Armstrong Sperry (June 2020)
  • Dead Boy – Laurel Gale (March 2020)
  • Fortunately, the Milk – Neil Gaiman (April 2020)
  • Gingersnap (Historical Fiction) – Patricia Reilly Giff (March 2018)
  • Hoot (Newbery Honor) – Carl Hiaasen (July 2020)
  • How We Got to Now (Non-Fiction Science) – Steven Johnson (March 2020)
  • I Love You, Michael Collins (Historical Fiction) – Lauren Baratz-Logsted (June 2018)
  • In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson (Historical Fiction) – Bette Bao Lord (January 2019)
  • Incident at Hawk’s Hill (Newbery Honor) – Allan W. Eckert (November 2018)
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins – Scott O’Dell (April 2018)
  • King of the Wind (Historical Fiction, Newbery Medal) – Marguerite Henry (May 2019)
  • Looking for Marco Polo – Alan Armstrong (September 2018)
  • Miss Hickory (Newbery Medal) – Carolyn Sherwin Baily (April 2020)
  • Mr. and Mrs. Bunny–Detectives Extraordinaire (Mystery) – Polly Horvath (October 2019)
  • My Side of the Mountain (Newbery Honor) – Jean Craighead (March 2018)
  • Onion John (Newbery Medal) – Joseph Krumgold (May 2020)
  • Philip Hall Likes Me. I Reckon Maybe. (Newbery Honor) – Bette Greene (June 2020)
  • Rascal (Biography, Newbery Honor) – Sterling North (July 2020)
  • Return to the Willows – Jacqueline Kelly (June 2019)
  • Ruby on the Outside – Nora Raleigh Baskin (July 2018)
  • Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes – Eleanor Coerr (April 2018)
  • Shadow of a Bull (Newbery Medal) – Maia Wojceichowska (February 2020)
  • Some Writer! The Story of E. B. White (Biography) – Melissa Sweet (May 2018)
  • Sophia’s War – Avi (July 2018)
  • The Birchbark House – Louise Erdrich (February 2019)
  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Biography) – William Kamkwamba (September 2019)
  • The Breaker Boys (Historical Fiction) – Pat Hughes (February 2020)
  • The Cat Who Went to Heaven (Newbery Medal) – Elizabeth Coatsworth (November 2019)
  • The Egypt Game (Newbery Honor) – Zilpha Keatley Snyder (March 2018)
  • The Fairy Ring: Or Elsie and Frances Fool the World (Non-Fiction) – Mary Losure (April 2020)
  • The Friendship Doll (Historical Fiction) – Kirby Larson (September 2019)
  • The Golden Dream of Carlo Chuchio (Fantasy) – Lloyd Alexander (June 2020)
  • The House With a Clock in Its Walls – John Bellairs (October 2018)
  • The Hundred Dresses (Newbery Honor) – Eleanor Estes (August 2019)
  • The Incredible Journey – Sheila Burnford (November 2018)
  • The Invention of Hugo Cabret – Brian Selznik (March 2018)
  • The King of Mulberry Street – Mary Jo Napoli (July 2018)
  • The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming – Lemony Snicket (December 2018)
  • The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus – L. Frank Baum (December 2018)
  • The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane – Kate DiCamillo (August 2018)
  • The Mostly True Story of Jack – Kelly Barnhill (August 2018)
  • The Music of Dolphins – Karen Hesse (June 2019)
  • The Night Garden – Polly Horvath (February 2019)
  • The Old Willis Place – Mary Downing Hahn (October 2018)
  • The Seven Wonders of Sassafras Springs – Betty G. Birney (August 2018)
  • The Stinky Cheese Man and other Fairly Stupid Tales – Jon Scieszka (February 2020)
  • The Summer of the Swans (Newbery Medal) – Betsy Byars (May 2018)
  • The Tale of Despereaux (Newbery Medal) – Kate DiCamillo (April 2018)
  • The Terrible Thing That Happened to Barnaby Brocket – John Boyne (November 2018)
  • The True Gift – Patricia MacLachlan (December 2018)
  • The Underneath (Newbery Honor) – Kathi Appelt (September 2018)
  • The Westing Game – Ellen Raskin (May 2018)
  • The Wheel on the School (Newbery Medal) – Meindert DeJong (April 2019)
  • The White Stag (Newbery Medal) – Kate Seredy (December 2019)
  • The Witches – Roald Dahl (October 2018)
  • Time Cat – Lloyd Alexander (May 2018)