Posts Tagged ‘Books 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…

Product Spotlight: Reading Kingdom: Stage 2

Click here to purchase The Reading Kingdom online program is quickly becoming known throughout the world as “the new and better way” to learn how to read. We wanted to let you know that the brilliant techniques underlying our program, Dr. Marion Blank’s“6-SIM” Six Skill Integrated Method, is also incorporated into many other products in the Reading Kingdom store. Today…

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 Family Book for Kids: Annie and Simon

Annie and Simon by Catharine O’Neill is a family book for kids we definitely think is worth the read. Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • This is a sweet, innocent little learn to read book. • The chapters are mini-short stories, not a continuous storyline, so you can read in any order…

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…