Posts Tagged ‘classic children’s books’

Classic books for kids: Skinny Bones

Skinny Bones by Barbara Park is one of the Reading Kingdom’s recommended classic books for kids. Melissa Gaynor explains why: What You Need to Know: • Written in 1982, Skinny Bones continues to entertain more than 25 years later. • The main character, Alex, struggles as an athlete but compensates with his sense of humor. • Short, with limited descriptive…

Amazing online collection of rare children’s books

Great books for kids are far and few between, but the classics are eternal.  We’ve talked before about how the Library of Congress’ collection is indeed a national treasure.  Today, Timbuktu shares a few of their favorites from the Library. “Just because we are all digital it doesn’t mean we don’t like books. Quite the opposite, we love love love…