about the tween book blog

This is the place to be for reviews of Children's and YA books! And, best of all, it is written by a 12 year old, who knows the perspective of tweens and teens!

A list of Reviews

American Monsters by Derek Landy

Flawed by Cecilia Ahern

Crongton Knights by Alex Wheatle

A Tragic Kind of Wonderful by Eric Linstrom

All About Mia by Lisa Williamson

When Mr Dog Bites by Brian Conaghan

We Come Apart by Sarah Crossan and Brian Conaghan

Day of the Triffids by John Windham

The Tenth Man by Graham Greene

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

She is Not Invisible by Marcus Sedgwick

The Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson

Video Review: Railhead by Philip Reeve

The Accidental Prime Minister by Tom McLaughlin

The Racehorse Who Wouldn't Gallop by Clare Balding

Word Nerd by Susin Nielsen

The Subtle Knife y Philip Pullman

There Will be Lies by Nick Lake

Cogheart by Peter Bunzl

Hollow City by Ransom Riggs

Thief! by Malorie Blackman

My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece by Annabel Pitcher

The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B by Theresa Toten

Chasing the Stars by Malorie Blackman

The World According to Humphrey by Betty.G.Birney

The One Safe Place by Tania Unsworth

Every Day by David Levithan

Geekhood: close encounters of the girl kind by Andy Robb

All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

The French Confection by Anthony Horowitz

Silence is Goldfish by Annabel Pitcher

Dogs Don't Tell Jokes by Louis Sachar

New Guard by Robert Muchamore

Wonder by R. J. Palcacio

Breathe by Sarah Crossen

Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley

Denton Little's Deathdate by Lance Rubin

An Abundance of Katherines by John Green

Friends With Boys by Faith Erin Hicks

The Apple Tart of Hope by Sarah Moore Fitzgerald

The Rest Of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

A Seven Letter Word by Kim Slater

The Tragedy Paper by Elizabeth LaBan

The Recruit: Graphic Novel by Robert Muchmore

Butter by Erin Lange

Dash and Lily's Book of Dares by Davis Levithan and Rachel Cohn

The Beano's Prankipedia by The Beano

Rebel Bully Geek Pariah by Erin Lange

Guest Post: Horrible Histories by Terry Deary

Tom Gates by L Pichon

War Horse by Michael Morpurgo

Blood Oath by Dan Scott

The Accidental Superstar by Marianne Levy

Mind Your Head by Juno Dawson

The Resturant at the End f the Universe by Douglas Adams

Paper Towns by John Green

Dead Ends by Erin Lange

The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness


War Horse : Theatre Review


Raven's Gate by Anthony Horowitz


Apple and Rain by Sarah Crossen


Tell Me No Lies by Malorie Blackman


Cloud 9 by Alex Campbell


Urban Outlaws Lockdown by Peter Jay Black


Refugee Boy by Benjamin Zephaniah


Skink No Surrender by Carl Hiassen