Starred Reviews

Starred Reviews

Vetted and praised by top reviewers, the books in this collection come highly recommended.

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Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me

From This One Summer co-creator Mariko Tamaki comes a hilarious and poignant story of teen heartbreak and friendship.

Lily and Taylor

A shocking and moving novel about two girls whose newly minted friendship gives them the courage to stand up to an abusive boyfriend.

Lion and Mouse

Funny, fresh and very modern, this update on the fable of the lion and the mouse is a marvelous tale of a relationship between two unlikely friends.

Looks Like Daylight

Author Deborah Ellis travels across the continent, interviewing more than forty Native American kids and letting them tell their own stories.

Louis Undercover

Louis is a young boy with an alcoholic dad and a worried mom, but with the help of his best friend, summons up the courage to speak to his true love.

Mary Ann Alice

In this brilliant novel, Brian Doyle returns to the Gatineau River, where a dam project places rocks, fossils, falls as well as many farms in danger.

Me and You and the Red Canoe

A gorgeously illustrated, lyrical story about experiencing the wonders of the natural world.

Migrant

A deeply felt, imaginative, beautifully illustrated story about what it's like to be the child of migrant farm workers.

Mistik Lake

A stunning novel about what happens when you don't follow your heart, and the lies and secret suffering that can continue to haunt you.

Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress

Morris is a little boy who loves using his imagination. But most of all, Morris loves his classroom’s dress-up center and its tangerine dress.

Moví la mano / I Moved My Hand

A simple but empowering poem about creating a world, told from a young child's perspective.

Mr. Frank

An elderly tailor sews the most wonderful outfit of his career — for a very special customer.