Book Review: Into the Wild (Warriors book 1) by Erin HunterINTO THE WILD by Erin Hunter is middle grade fantasy/fiction recommended for ages 9+. A New York Times Best Selling Series.
Book Review: Sisters of Shiloh by Kathy and Becky HepinstallSISTERS OF SHILOH by Kathy and Becky Hepinstall is historical fiction recommended for ages 21+.
Book Review: Invisibility by Andrea Cremer & David LevithanINVISIBILITY by Andrea Cremer & David Levithan is young adult fantasy/romance/mystery recommended for ages 14+.
Book Review: Ms. Rapscott’s Girls by Elise PrimaveraMS. RAPSCOTT’S GIRLS by Elise Primavera is middle grade fiction/fantasy recommended for ages 9+. (Absolutely delightful!)
Book Review: The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie KondoTHE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP by Marie Kondo is non-fiction recommended for ages 18+. A New York Times Best Seller.
Book Review: Princess Academy: The Forgotten Sisters by Shannon HaleTHE FORGOTTEN SISTERS by Shannon Hale is middle grade fiction recommended for ages 12+.
Book Review: Big Game by Dan SmithBIG GAME by Dan Smith is a middle grade action/adventure novel recommended for ages 12+. This book has been made into a film by a Finnish filmmaker and is being released throughout Europe in 2015.
Book Review: The Tragic Age by Stephen MetcalfeTHE TRAGIC AGE by Stephen Metcalfe is fiction recommended for ages 18+.
Book Review: Silence by Deborah LyttonSILENCE by Deborah Lytton is contemporary young adult fiction recommended for ages 12+.
Book Review: Hansel and Gretel: A TOON graphic by Neil GaimanHANSEL & GRETEL by Neil Gaiman is a graphic novel recommended for ages 12+.
Book Review: Shiver by Maggie StiefvaterSHIVER by Maggie Stiefvater is young adult fantasy recommended for ages 16+. A New York Times Best Seller.
Book Review: 29 Myths on Swinster Pharmacy by Lemony Snicket29 MYTHS ON SWINSTER PHARMACY by Lemony Snicket is technically a picture book. Recommended for ages 9+…or younger…or maybe even really old. Surely someone will understand this book!
Book Review: Blackbird House by Alice HoffmanBLACKBIRD HOUSE by Alice Hoffman is fiction recommended for ages 21+.
Book Review: Feathers by Jacqueline WoodsonFEATHERS by Jacqueline Woodson is middle grade fiction and a Newbery Honor Book recommended for ages 12+.
Book Review: The Coldest Girl In Coldtown by Holly BlackTHE COLDEST GIRL IN COLDTOWN by Holly Black is young adult vampire/horror/fantasy recommended for ages 18+.
Book Reviews and Content Ratings
So many books, so little time…
With thousands of books published each year, it can be mind-boggling to select a book. Compass Book Ratings’ mission is to provide readers with the ability to target in on the right book for them by age, genre, starred literary review, and especially by content. We do the background work so you can customize your reading choices. By providing a standardized rating system and book review, parents, teachers, librarians, and readers can easily evaluate reading options. Movies have ratings…Television Shows have ratings…Games have ratings…and now, books have ratings, too!
Also noted in our content analysis: Mature Themes and Drug/Alcohol use