Fiction Reviews: 5 to 12

A Boy No More

A Boy No More

Harry Mazer
Historical Fiction  Series
For ages 9 to 12
Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2006   ISBN: 978-1416914044
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Iris and Walter and the substitute teacher

Iris and Walter and the substitute teacher

Elissa Haden Guest
Illustrator:  Christine Davenier 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Harcourt Paperbacks, 2006   ISBN: 978-0152053765
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A Boy Called Christmas

A Boy Called Christmas

Matt Haig
Illustrator:  Chris Mould 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Random House, 2016   ISBN: 978-0399552656
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The Best Bear in All the World

The Best Bear in All the World

Jeanne Willis, Kate Saunders, Paul Bright, Brian Sibley
Illustrator:  Mark Burgess 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 and up
Penguin, 2016   ISBN: 978-0399187476
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Turtle in Paradise

Turtle in Paradise

Jennifer L. Holm
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
Random House, 2011   ISBN: 978-0375836909
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Judy Moody and Stink: The Wishbone Wish

Judy Moody and Stink: The Wishbone Wish

Megan McDonald
Illustrator:   Peter H. Reynolds 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 9
Candlewick Press, 2015   ISBN: 978-0763672065
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The Guard Dog

The Guard Dog

Dick King-Smith
Fiction
For ages 6 to 8
Random House UK, 2006   ISBN: 0552554332
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Mister Cleghorn's Seal

Mister Cleghorn's Seal

Judith Kerr
Fiction
For ages 7 to 9
HarperCollins Children's Books, 2015   ISBN: 978-0008157302
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Jubilee

Jubilee

Patricia Reilly Giff
Fiction
For ages 8 and up
Random House, 2016   ISBN: 978-0385744867
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Francine Poulet Meets the Ghost Raccoon

Francine Poulet Meets the Ghost Raccoon

Kate DiCamillo
Illustrator:  Chris Van Dusen 
Fiction  Series
For ages 6 to 8
Candlewick, 2016   ISBN: 978-0763690885
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A Nest for Celeste: A Story About Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home

A Nest for Celeste: A Story About Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home

Henry Cole
Fiction
For ages 8 to 10
HarperCollins, 2010   ISBN: 978-0061704123
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Travels of Thelonious (The Fog Mound)

Travels of Thelonious (The Fog Mound)

Susan Schade
Illustrator:  Jon Buller 
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-0689876851
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The Secret Order of the Gumm Street Girls

The Secret Order of the Gumm Street Girls

Elise Primavera
Fiction
For ages 8 to 12
HarperCollins, 2008   ISBN: 978-0060569488
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Letters from the Corrugated Castle: A Novel of Gold Rush California, 1850-1852

Letters from the Corrugated Castle: A Novel of Gold Rush California, 1850-1852

Joan W. Blos
Historical Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-0689870774
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Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story

Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story

Nora Raleigh Baskin
Fiction
For ages 9 to 12
Simon and Schuster, 2016   ISBN: 978-1442485068
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