Posts Tagged ‘funny story for kids’

Top Five Funny Stories for Children

“Laughter is an instant vacation.” – Milton Berle There are hundreds, if not thousands of funny stories for children in the world today. With each being written and illustrated to make us laugh until it hurts, we thought it would be best to cut through the clutter and share five of our favorites with you. So let the laughter loose…

Picture Books for Kids: Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken

Of all the picture books for kids we’ve ever read, Louise, the Adventures of a Chicken by Kate DiCamillo ranks among our favorites.  Join us and the “adventurous” Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books as she explains why: What You Need to Know: • This is a hilarious story of the adventures of a sweet and adventurous chicken. • This…

Funny Stories for Kids: Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs: As Retold by Mo Willems

Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs: As Retold by Mo Willems is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended funny stories for kids. Melissa Young explains why: “What You Need to Know: • Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs: As Retold by Mo Willems, is a hilarious, original re-telling of the classic fairy-tale. • Only the ingenius mind of Mo Willems could come up…

Funny stories for kids: The Willoughbys

If you’re on the hunt for funny stories for kids, we recommend The Willoughbys by Lois Lowry. Melissa Gaynor explains why: “What You Need to Know: • Although very different from her other books, Lois Lowry always seems to deliver a story that makes us think. • There are many references to other literary works. • Your reader will find…

Funny story for kids: Clementine

Clementine by Sara Pennypacker is a favorite funny story for kids at the Reading Kingdom. Melissa Gaynor explains why: “What You Need to Know: • A very funny, engaging story about a week of ups and downs for third grader, Clementine. • Clementine’s thoughts make her seem somehow older than her actions might imply. • Clementine offers a few clues…