Posts Tagged ‘book for kids’

Classic Book for Kids We Recommend: Breadcrumbs

Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu is a modern twist on a classic book for kids that your little ones will love! Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • Best friends, Hazel and Jack, enter a fairy tale world where they learn to cope with some very real world problems.• Breadcrumbs, a modern retelling of…

Recommended Book for Kids: Because of Mr. Terupt

Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea is a recommended book for kids we like.  Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • This book has all the elements of great literature for children and adults alike. It has dramedy, life-changing situations, characters you root for, characters that you see yourself in, the list…

Adventure Books for Kids: Bartholomew Biddle and the Very Big Wind

Bartholomew Biddle and the Very Big Wind is one of the adventure books for kids we recommend reading with your children.  Our friend Melissa Young from Sweet on Books shares more about this story: What You Need to Know: • Bartholomew Biddle and the Very Big Wind is a big, beautiful poem with gorgeous illustrations. • This book will have…

Recommended Books for Kids: Lulu and the Brontosaurus

Lulu and the Brontosaurus by Judith Viorst is one of our recommended books for kids.  Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • Judith Viorst does it again! Lulu and the Brontosaurus is terrific. • Lane Smith’s hilarious and understated illustrations make it a masterpiece. • Please see the note about the reading level…

Recommended Dinosaur Book for Kids: No T-Rex in the Library

There’s no way to keep a T-Rex quiet in the library!  That’s why No T. Rex in the Library by Toni Buzzeo is a dinosaur book we recommend checking out.  Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • A perfect book for the dinosaur lover in your life. • An amusing study on behaviors…

Halloween Book for Kids: Creepy Carrots

Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds is a funny and spooky Halloween book for kids to read. Melissa Young from Sweet on Books shares more about this (not too) haunted veggie tale. What You Need to Know: • Creepy Carrots is a funny and spooky read, just in time for Halloween. • Creepy Carrots is the collaboration of author Aaron Reynolds…