Posts Tagged ‘funny stories for kids’

Picture Books for Kids: Miss Rumphius

Classic picture books for kids like Miss Rumphius will always inspire those who read it. Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why it’s our recommended book of the week: What You Need to Know: • The original “green” story. Some say The Lorax (Classic Seuss) , which I also agree with, but I put Miss Rumphius first. • Miss…

Funny Stories for Kids: Little Pea

Little Pea by Amy Krause Rosenthal is one of our recommended funny stories for kids.  Our friends from Sweet on Books explain why: What You Need to Know: • Little Pea is a hilarious picture book for young readers, with the caveat that older readers and adults will enjoy the humor and the illustrations just as much as the intended-for…

Picture Books for Kids: Blackout

Picture books for kids like Blackout by John Rocco are great to read, but be sure to do so while the lights are on!  Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • Blackout is a timely, modern parable. • This story will resonate with anyone whose family is constantly and separately attached to their…

Funny Children’s Books: What’s Your Sound Hound the Hound?

Mo Willems is a clever author of funny children’s books.  What’s Your Sound Hound the Hound? is the funny tale we’re featuring this week that will surely have you and your kids laughing.  Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains more about this book: What You Need to Know: • Ok…the brilliant Mo Willems’ does it again! This is a…

Fun Books for Kids: The Strange Case of Origami Yoda

Read books for kids, the young ones must (in our best Yoda voice.)   That’s why The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger is the book we recommend this week.  Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • This is a terrific book with a brilliant concept. • Don’t let the title fool…

Funny Picture Book for Kids: Little Hoot

This week, we let our mascot owl pick out a book to recommend to our audience.  In typical owl fashion, Lingo picked the funny picture book for kids Little Hoot by Amy Krouse Rosenthal.  Our friends at Sweet on Books explain why this book is worth a read: “What You Need to Know: • Little Hoot is a hilarious picture…