Published: Sun, 22 Jan 2017 11:15:40 +0000
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese 2016 and current summer reading lists for kids and teens are among the best, with books for kids in elementary, middle and high school.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Hanukkah books for kids that I recommend include picture books, a chapter book, an anthology, a book of history, humorous tales, poetry and more.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZShare these picture books about winter and snow, including Owl Moon and The Snowy Day, to cool off in the summer and celebrate the season in winter.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZA good cookbook for kids can make learning to cook fun while giving your children a head start in making a variety of dishes.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZGetting teen boys interested in books can be a challenge for parents. Learn about good books from this list of popular teen books for teen boys.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Best Christmas Pageant Ever is an entertaining chapter book that uses humor and the worst kids in town to make a point about the meaning of Christmas.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWhat is the Harry Potter controversy? The release of each Harry Potter book has been controversial, with challenges and book banning attempts.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe children's picture books about the birth of Jesus on my list represent the best Christmas books for kids about the Nativity that I have found.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWhy is there book censorship and banning of children's books? Who wants to ban books and what are their reasons?
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZI Have A Dream is a picture book with parts of the famous speech by Martin Luther King Jr illustrated with dramatic paintings by Kadir Nelson and a CD.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese reading lists of high interest-low readability (hi-lo) books - are for reluctant readers reading below grade level in grades 2-12.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLearn all about children's book author and illustrator Patricia Polacco: her life, her work and her picture books.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Hunger Games book review covers the first book in the dystopian trilogy by Suzanne Collins, recommended for teens, two dark for younger kids.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien is a classic fantasy novel and here are editions that children 9 and older and teens will find particularly appealing.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese Christmas pop-up books by Jan Pietnkowski and Robert Sabuda are more than just children's books. They're great books for adults and kids to enjoy.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWonder by R.J. Palacio is an excellent novel about bullying, appearance and acceptance for ages 9-12. I also recommend the companion book Auggie & Me.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLearn all about the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney, including the latest book Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School, Book 10
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese children's picture books about starting school are among the best in reassuring kids starting preschool, daycare, kindergarten or first grade.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese excellent award-winning books of historical fiction for middle grade readers cover the 1770s to the 1970s.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe joys of winter are celebrated in these children's poetry books about the winter season. Whether you are looking for children's poetry books about winter that stress the winter holidays or the joys, and occasional annoyances, of cold, snowy weather, you will find a children's poetry book for your child here.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZFor a unique graduation gift, I like these kids' books, from Dr. Seuss to Pete the Cat, for their illustrations, entertainment value, wit, and wisdom.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLibrarians Recommend Books for Boys - If you are looking for books for boys, get recommendations from those who know what appeals to boys - librarians. These recommended reading lists of children's books for boys are made up of books that librarians have found boys particularly enjoy.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere are some of the best narrative nonfiction books for middle graders, including cover art and a brief summary of 10 recommended informational books.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere are 10 recommended Christmas picture books for children by such popular authors and illustrators as Chris Van Allsburg, Jan Brett, and Tomie dePaola.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe American Heritage Student Dictionary is the best book for students 11 to 16 while Webster's New World Student's Dictionary suffers by comparison.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLearn about three recommended children's dictionaries for upper elementary and middle school students
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere are some tips to help you read aloud to your child using a variety of children's books, including picture books, classics, chapter books, and other children's books that make great read alouds.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLearn all about book banning and censorship of children's books and books for teens. Find out what you need to know about the process and the people and the books involved.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHow do you define picture book? Check here for a definition, examples and some of the common categories of children's picture books.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWhen a pet dies, these children's picture books about the death of a pet can be a comfort. These kids' books are for children between the ages of 3 and 12.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg is an award-winning classic Christmas picture book, one that makes an excellent family read aloud.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZIf you are looking for a family gift, I recommend the Green Eggs and Ham Cookbook, with tasty recipes inspired by children's books by Dr. Seuss.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere is a teen books list of modern fairy tales about girls, some for younger kids 12 to 14, others are young adult books for teenagers up to age 18.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese children's books celebrate the United State of America, the Fourth of July, America the Beautiful, the Constitution and more.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZCelebrate the growing season with these children's picture books about gardens and gardening, which include city gardens and country gardens.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Hunger Games Trilogy consists of three dystopian young adult novels: The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, and Mockingjay. The three YA books appeal to both teens and adults and have been popular with reluctant readers who read well but generally aren't that interested in reading.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese recommended books about bullies and bullying include children's books for middle grade and middle school readers and young adult books for teens.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLearn all about the Randolph Caldecott Medal and the winners of the most prestigious award in the U.S. that an artist can receive for illustration of children's picture books.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWonderstruck by Brian Selznick, like The Invention of Hugo Cabret for which Brian Selznick won the Randolph Caldecott Medal, combines words and illustrations in a dramatic work of children's fiction for middle grade readers.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese children's Valentine's Day picture books, pop-up books and easy readers celebrate love, family, friendship, kindness and sharing.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZPete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons is a delightful picture book featuring the mellow blue cat who stays positive even when things go wrong.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZA Christmas Carol, the Night Before Christmas, the story of the Grinch, and The Polar Express are all among the classic Christmas books I recommend.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Spiderwick Chronicles series is full of adventure and suspense. This series of children's fantasy novels is enormously popular with children seven and older.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe January 2016 Calendar of Kids' Books includes books for winter, Martin Luther King Day, the 100th day of school, author and illustrator birthdays.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZMaurice Sendak's children's picture books, including Where the Wild Things Are, have had a major impact on children's literature.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWhere the Wild Things Are, the book by Maurice Sendak, is not only a Caldecott Medal winner, it has also had a lasting impact on children's literature.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Littlest Angel, a poignant children's Christmas picture book by Charles Tazewell, was first published in 1946 and is now a classic.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Lightning Thief by Percy Jackson, part of the Percy Jackson and Olympians series, is a fun and educational read for middle school-age children.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZChristmas picture books kids will love including kids' books about the Nativity, about Santa Claus and about family holiday preparations and celebrations.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZUpside Down in the Middle of Nowhere is the dramatic tale of the impact of Hurricane Katrina on a girl and her family in the Ninth Ward, New Orleans.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWhether you want to learn about Kwanzaa, celebrate Kwanzaa or boht, I recommend these children's books, which include both fiction and nonfiction.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZMy December 2016 Calendar of Children's Books includes kids' books about Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa, winter and more.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere is a review of the teen book Burned by popular author Ellen Hopkins, a novel in verse.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere are 10 of the best classic novels for teens that are often taught in American high schools.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLooking for children's Halloween books that will entertain younger kids? Here are 17 Halloween children's books that your children will enjoy.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese children's poetry books include traditional poems, concrete poetry, nature poetry, humor and more, as well as books for kids about writing poems.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZGood children's books about dinosaurs include a 3D nonfiction book, reference books, picture books and beginning readers.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZCynthia Rylant is an award winning author of children's books, several of which celebrate her roots in Appalachia.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZCheck out these comments from parents, teachers, and librarians about the Twilight series and the age appropriate for the series.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZSchooled, a humorous middle grade novel by Gordon Korman, makes good points about bullying in this school story about the impact of one peace-loving boy.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThe Giver, the book for teens by Lois Lowry for which she won the Newbery Medal, has received multiple awards as well as challenges. A movie version comes out August 15, 2014.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLearn about public library summer reading programs for children, as well as recommended summer reading lists of children's books for your child, from series, read alouds, and chapter books to age and grade level reading booklsts. Find out how reading children's books aloud to your child can also help the child who is a beginning reader or a middle reader maintain or improve reading skills.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZDiary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, Book 2 in the series by Jeff Kinney, is a funny middle grade book that focuses on the Wimpy Kid and his brother.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWho won the John Newbery Medal and Newbery Honor Books, awards for authors of children's books, and what exactly is the Newbery all about?
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZChicka Chicka Boom Boom is an amusing alphabet picture book for your children, from babies to six-year-olds, an excellent read aloud and concept book.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese contemporary biographies, autobiographies and memoirs will appeal to teens who enjoy nonfiction and reading about life and people today.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLeaf Man by Lois Ehlert is a great choice if you are looking for excellent children's picture books about fall, with terrific illustrations.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZPercy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan is a popular series about a middle school student who learns he's the son of the Greek god Poseidon.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZBefore you select a book of fairy tales for your child, get information on scholarly research and versions of popular Grimm's fairy tales, such as Cinderella, which were originally written for adult audience and not for a child. Now, some of the most popular children's books are based on the fairy tales by the brothers Grimm.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZRead this young adult book review on Speak, an award winning and frequently challenged book by Laurie Halse Anderson.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZAmelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart by Candace Fleming is the dramatic true story of the famous pilot for middle grade readers.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZIf you are looking for books about tornadoes for your children, here are some of the best nonfiction kids' books I've found.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZMy 2016 Calendar of Children's Books provides information and links to each month's calendar of kids' books for related holidays and events.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese reading lists for teens include classic novels, fantasy, books for teen boys, books for teen girls, audio books and books for reluctant readers.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese 10 children's books by Dr. Seuss include picture books and books for beginning readers, starting with The Cat in the Hat.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZSomebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch, a children's Valentine's Day picture book by Eileen Spinelli, powerfully illustrates the power of love and friendship.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese children's Easter picture books, the 12 best I've found, feature stories and illustrations about the Easter Bunny, the Easter Bible story and spring.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZLoot: How to Steal a Fortune is fun reading for middle grade kids who enjoy adventure with a twist, endearing young protagonists and a good story.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZCinderella fairy tales can be found in many cultures and countries; learn about online and print resources on Grimm's, Perrault's and other versions.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHarriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh is a classic children's book, a middle grade novel and the subject of both awards and controversy.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese books of realistic fiction deal with a variety of issues important to middle grade readers, including family and school problems.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere is a review of the book Shooter by Walter Dean Myers that delivers a powerful message about bullying.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZGet current Banned Books Week information, including when it's held, who sponsors it, what the goals of BBW are and available resources.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZCelebrate Earth Day and every day with The Lorax by Dr. Seuss. This picture book about what happens to the environment when greed takes over is a classic.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere are are children's books that teach children about voting, elections - local, state, and presidential - and the political process. These kids' books include both fiction and nonfiction.
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2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThere's a Magic Tree House Fact Tracker nonfiction companion book for many of the books in the Magic Tree House fiction series for young readers.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZWhat do Theodor Geisel, Dr. Seuss and Theo. Lesieg have in common? What is the relationship between the three and what does it have to do with children's books?
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZTomie dePaola has illustrated or written and illustrated several hundred kids' books - folktales, nursery rhymes and books about his childhood.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZHere is a reading list of books for reluctant readers who are teens. These books for teens have all been on one of the American Library Associations lists of quick picks for reluctant young adult readers.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZAuthor Kate DiCamillo has won numerous awards for her children's books, including a Newbery Medal and Newbery honors and being named National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature in 2014.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZDiary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days is book 4 in the popular humorous series featuring author and illustrator Jeff Kinney's words and cartoons.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZIf you are looking for good children's books about Abraham Lincoln, I have some biographies to recommend, including Lincoln Shot: A President Remembered, Abe's Honest Words: The Life of Abraham Lincoln, and three other top picks.
2017-01-22T11:15:40ZThese children's books of Irish folktales and fairy tales are for St. Patrick's Day and any other day you're looking for kids' books of tales from Ireland.