Post Tagged with: "book lists"

Middle Grade (9-13), Picture Books

The Princess List

The Princess List

Looking for books about princesses? Look no further! When I worked at Borders, I got hundreds of requests for books about princesses. I know that the “princess phase” is something that some parents dread, so I decided to put together a comprehensive list of my most recommended princess books, some […]

February 18, 2013 ×

Picture Books

Eight Picture Books About Winter

Eight Picture Books About Winter

There’s a chill in the air and ice and snow on the ground. Winter is in full swing! So today I’m rounding up a few of my favorite winter-themed picture books. Cozy up with a cup of hot cocoa and check out these fun reads that the whole family will […]

January 15, 2013 ×

Middle Grade (9-13)

Humor Books for Older Boys

Humor Books for Older Boys

Following the popularity of my post on books for little boys, I decided to round up some of my favorite picks for older boys, in third through sixth grade. This selection is devoted to laugh-out-loud humor books. While none of these titles are high literature, all of them are a […]

January 8, 2013 ×

Chapter Books, Picture Books

My Favorite Books

My Favorite Books

Growing up, I found myself with my nose in a book on a daily basis. I devoured every type of story, from fantasy to history, both classic and modern. I read stories about all kinds of people from different times and places. Reading can transport a child to anywhere in […]

January 4, 2013 ×