Kids Books - Life Books

Took: A Ghost Story

Took: A Ghost Story

By Mary Downing Hahn
4.93
14 ratings40 reviews
  • memoiloveit
    I think this book is fair because it’s suspenseful. The main character, Daniel, has just moved to West Virginia with his family. Daniel and his little sister, Erica, suspect something suspicious around their house and they feel like someone’s always watching them. Old Auntie, an evil witch that l...
The Mysterious Benedict Society (3 Book Series)

The Mysterious Benedict Society (3 Book Series)

By Trenton Lee Stewart
3.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • rosee590
    rosee59033 stars
    this series was strange but for some reason i was drawn to it. it was kind of queer but i liked it anyway
The Lemonade War (The Lemonade War Series)

The Lemonade War (The Lemonade War Series)

By Jacqueline Davies
4.36
229 ratings332 reviews
  • cutipup200511
    One day a brother and a sister were selling lemonade with the brothers friend and they both challenged each other to a lemonade war to see who can make the most money off of selling lemonade so the sister gets her friend to help her make and sell the lemonade, and the brother gets his friend to h...
Holes (2 Book Series)

Holes (2 Book Series)

By Louis Sachar
5.0
2 ratings1 reviews
  • jellyslime001
    Mystery. Cliffhangers. Everything there is to make a wonderful book. Holes caught me on my seat and I could not stop reading it. Every chapter made me want to read more. Mr. Sachar chose great words to complete the book. If there was one book I would recomend, it would be this book.
Wonder

Wonder

By R. J. Palacio
4.79
980 ratings2250 reviews
  • felicisowl
    felicisowl55 stars
    Wonder was a book I first read 2 years ago, and over the years, I just couldn't stop re-reading it. The kids at my school call this book "childish", "horrible," and "weird just like the kid in the book." I think just the opposite. August is a normal kid on the inside, but not on the outside. ...
My Friend is Sad (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

My Friend is Sad (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

By Mo Willems
4.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • jwarne
    jwarne44 stars
    This isn't my favorite Mo Willems book, but it is still a really good one. I love the Elephant and Piggie books, The way they talk is so proper and easy for me to read that it ends up being really funny.
It Ain't So Awful, Falafel

It Ain't So Awful, Falafel

By Firoozeh Dumas
5.0
1 ratings1 reviews
  • animal_lover549
    Awesome book. Very descriptive and good. It was SUPER funny too! I really recommend it!👍
Out of My Mind

Out of My Mind

By Sharon M. Draper
4.82
277 ratings363 reviews
  • emarie
    emarie55 stars
    I know that a majority of us think it's hard getting off of your couch to move and clean your room. I totally understand, I've been there. After I read this book, I realized what would happen if I couldn't move at all? Yes, you wouldn't have to clean your room. Yes, you wouldn't have to take the ...
Lucky Broken Girl

Lucky Broken Girl

By Ruth Behar
4.79
14 ratings15 reviews
  • pipermc11
    Ruthie is just a young girl living in New York City, trying to achieve the American dream until those dreams are put on the line after a car accident that leaves her very injured. The story follows Ruthie's journey to recovery, forgiveness, hope, and love. I loved this book so so much for not o...
The One and Only Ivan

The One and Only Ivan

By Katherine Applegate
4.72
213 ratings261 reviews
  • palindrome
    Katherine Applegate's The One and Only Ivan makes you think about what it means to be human by showing you the world through the eyes of a non-human. This book is narrated in the first person by its protagonist, Ivan. Ivan is quiet, easygoing, artistic, and a gorilla. Until a baby elephant called...

Recent Kids Book Reviews

booklover wrote:

oh and witches and magic evil magic
Warren the 13th and The All-Seei...

booklover wrote:

this a great book for people who...
Warren the 13th and The All-Seei...

booklover wrote:

best book ever
The Lemonade War (The Lemonade W...