It’s Super Bowl Sunday and I was once told this means spring is coming soon. I’m definitely ready! As I write this week’s Kids’ Books to Remember, we’re up in Michigan for the weekend and the snow and frozen lake are beautiful and peaceful. However, I’d happily give it up for some warm breezes!
Here are some kids’ books to add to your library list this week. Enjoy!
kids’ books to remember: read aloud
Once again, these are appropriate for all ages.
Little Dog, Lost by Marion Dane Bauer
The Boxcar Children by Gertrude Chandler Warner
Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater
KIDS’ BOOKS TO REMEMBER: picture books
Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes
Jolly Tall: An Old Bear Story by Jane Hissy
Bigfoot Cinderrrrrella by Tony Johnston
This is a fun version of Cinderella. If you like this one and are interested in more titles, just let me know in the comments, or if you have a favorite Cinderella, let us know that as well!
KIDS’ BOOKS TO REMEMBER: chapter books
Lilly’s Crossing by Patricia Reilley Giff
This is one of my favorite historical fiction books about World War II.
My Side of the Mountain by Jean George
This is a survival fiction book, which is full of adventure.
Jackie and Me by Dan Gutman
The characters in this historical fiction book travel back through time to visit Jackie Robertson in 1947, and develop an understanding of how Jackie broke the “color barrier” in the major leagues.
links for mom and dad
For all of your little ones who are interested in math and science, this article offers some good titles to add to your library list.
This is an enlightening article about some old favorites, that offers some great suggestions about how you can use these books with your kids.
This is a fun article, which includes both some old, and some new titles. It gives you a little more insight into some of your favorite authors.
Finally, thank you for inviting me to share some titles of old favorites for your kids. Have a great library visit and a wonderful week! And if you find any titles of books you would like to share, please let us know in the comments.