Fiction Reviews: 5 to 12

Tom Swift Young Inventor: The Robot Olympics

Tom Swift Young Inventor: The Robot Olympics

Victor Appleton
Fiction  Series
For ages 8 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2006   ISBN: 978-1416913610
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Hatching Magic

Hatching Magic

Ann Downer
Illustrator:  Omar Rayyan 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2006   ISBN: 978-1416924975
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Klondike Gold

Klondike Gold

Alice Provensen
Historical Fiction
For ages 8 to 11
Simon and Schuster, 2005   ISBN: 978-0689848858
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The Schoolchildren’s Blizzard

The Schoolchildren’s Blizzard

Marty Rhodes Figley
Illustrator:  Shelly O. Haas 
Historical Fiction
For ages 5 to 7
First Avenue Editions, 2004   ISBN: 978-1575056197
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Zelda and Ivy: The Runaways

Zelda and Ivy: The Runaways

Laura Mcgee Kvasnosky
Fiction  Series
For ages 5 to 7
Candlewick Press, 2007   ISBN: 978-0763630614
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Beyond the Dragon Portal

Beyond the Dragon Portal

Melissa Glenn Haber
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Penguin, 2005   ISBN: 978-0525475378
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The House at Pooh Corner

The House at Pooh Corner

A. A. Milne
Illustrator:  Ernest H. Shepard 
Fiction  Series
For ages 5 and up
Penguin, 1988   ISBN: 978-0525444442
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Snow Treasure

Snow Treasure

Marie McSwigan
Historical Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Penguin, 2005   ISBN: 978-0525476269
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Dragon’s Egg

Dragon’s Egg

Sarah L. Thomson
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
HarperCollins, 2007   ISBN: 978-0061288487
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Jeremy Thatcher Dragon Hatcher

Jeremy Thatcher Dragon Hatcher

Bruce Coville
Illustrator:  Gary A. Lippincott 
Fiction  Series
For ages 8 to 12
Harcourt, 2007   ISBN: 978-0152062521
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The Mistmantle Chronicles: Book Three – The Heir of Mistmantle

The Mistmantle Chronicles: Book Three – The Heir of Mistmantle

M.I. McAllister
Illustrator:  Omar Rayyan 
Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Hyperion, 2007   ISBN: 978-0786854905
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The Mistmantle Chronicles: Book Two – Urchin and the Heartstone

The Mistmantle Chronicles: Book Two – Urchin and the Heartstone

M.I. McAllister
Illustrator:  Omar Rayyan 
Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Hyperion, 2006   ISBN: 978-0786854882
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The Mistmantle Chronicles: Book One – Urchin of the Riding Stars

The Mistmantle Chronicles: Book One – Urchin of the Riding Stars

M.I. McAllister
Illustrator:  Omar Rayyan 
Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Hyperion, 2005   ISBN: 978-0786854868
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Charlie Bone and the Hidden King: Children of the Red King Book Five

Charlie Bone and the Hidden King: Children of the Red King Book Five

Jenny Nimmo
Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Scholastic, 2006   ISBN: 978-0439545303
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A Never Land Book: Escape from the Carnivale

A Never Land Book: Escape from the Carnivale

Ridley Pearson , Dave Barry
Illustrator:  Greg Call 
Fiction  Series
For ages 8 to 12
Hyperion, 2006   ISBN: 978-0786837892
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