Fiction Reviews: 5 to 12

Hope and Tears: Ellis Island Voices

Hope and Tears: Ellis Island Voices

Gwenyth Swain
Historical Fiction
For ages 10 and up
Boyds Mills Press, 2012   ISBN: 978-1590787656
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Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles: A Giant Problem

Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles: A Giant Problem

Holly Black
Illustrator:   Tony DiTerlizzi 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008   ISBN: 978-0689871320
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Care and Feeding of Sprites

Care and Feeding of Sprites

Holly Black
Illustrator:   Tony DiTerlizzi 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2006   ISBN: 978-1416927570
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Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You

Arthur Spiderwick's Field Guide to the Fantastical World Around You

Holly Black
Illustrator:   Tony DiTerlizzi 
  Series
For ages 10 to 13
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, 2005   ISBN: 978-0689859410
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The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Five - The Wrath of Mulgarath

The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Five - The Wrath of Mulgarath

Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, 2004   ISBN: 978-0689859403
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The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Four - The Ironwood Tree

The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Four - The Ironwood Tree

Holly Black , Tony DiTerlizzi
Illustrator:   Tony DiTerlizzi 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2004   ISBN: 978-0689859397
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The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Three - Lucinda's Secret

The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Three - Lucinda's Secret

Holly Black
Illustrator:   Tony DiTerlizzi 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2003   ISBN: 0689859384
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The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Two - The Seeing Stone

The Spiderwick Chronicles: Book Two - The Seeing Stone

Holly Black
Illustrator:   Tony DiTerlizzi 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2003   ISBN: 978-0689859373
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The Field Guide: Book One - The field Guide

The Field Guide: Book One - The field Guide

Holly Black
Illustrator:   Tony DiTerlizzi 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 10
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2003   ISBN: 978-0689859366
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The Princess and the Unicorn

The Princess and the Unicorn

Carol Hughes
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Random House Books for Young Readers, 2009   ISBN: 978-0375855627
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The Night Fairy

The Night Fairy

Laura Amy Schlitz
Illustrator:  Angela Barrett 
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Candlewick Press, 2010   ISBN: 978-0763636746
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Frindle

Frindle

Andrew Clements
Illustrator:  Brian Selznick 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Simon and Schuster, 1998   ISBN: 978-0689818769
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A Mouse Called Wolf

A Mouse Called Wolf

Dick King-Smith
Illustrator:  Jon Goodell 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Random House, 1999   ISBN: 978-0375800665
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A Tangle of Knots

A Tangle of Knots

Lisa Graff
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Penguin, 2013   ISBN: 978-0399255175
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Happy New Year, Mallory!

Happy New Year, Mallory!

Illustrator:  Jennifer Kalis 
Fiction  Series
For ages 7 to 9
Lerner Books, 2010   ISBN: 978-0761339472
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