Posts Tagged ‘reading books for kids’

Funny Book for Kids: Dinosaurs Love Underpants

For the future paleontologist in your family, the funny book for kids Dinosaurs Love Underpants by Claire Freedman is the perfect read. Melissa Young from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • Another perfect book for the dinosaur lover in your life. • The language is rhyming (and fun!). • The illustrations are colorful and zany,…

Non-Fiction Books for Kids: Born to be Giants

When children study dinosaurs, it sparks a sense of curiosity and adventure.  That’s why we’re recommending non-fiction books for kids like Born to be Giants by Lita Judge.  Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains why: What You Need to Know: • Another perfect book for the dinosaur lover in your life. • This is a non-fiction picture book, written…

Books for Kids to Read: Let’s Count to 100!

Let’s count to 100 by Masayuki Sebe is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended books for kids to read.  Melissa Gaynor from Sweet on Books explains why: “What You Need to Know: • Let’s Count to 100! will have kids counting to 100 again and again. • It would be an excellent addition to any classroom, especially for celebrating the 100th…

Great Picture Book about Climate Change: How the Weather Works

Are you looking for short stories with pictures for kids? We recommend How the Weather Works: A Hands-On Guide to our Changing Climate by Christiane Dorion. Melissa Gaynor explains why: What You Need to Know: • Designed for ages 4 through 8, this book provides a thorough introduction to weather. • It may be short, but there is a lot…

Books for kids to read: The Kneebone Boy

The Kneebone Boy by Ellen Potter is one of the Reading Kingdom’s recommended books for kids to read. Melissa Gaynor explains why: What You Need to Know: • Three quirky siblings go on an unexpected adventure and encounter some unusual characters. • While definitely odd, the children are intriguing and engaging, drawing the reader in with their sharp minds and…

Picture books for children: The Super Hungry Dinosaur

The Super Hungry Dinosaur by Martin Waddell is one of the Reading Kingdom’s favorite picture books for children. Melissa Gaynor explains why: What You Need to Know: • The Super Hungry Dinosaur is an adorable, witty little comedy. • This is a story about overcoming a bully, and can be used to teach children to stand up for themselves. •…