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16 Delightful Summertime Books

Here is a collection of wonderful summery stories — stories about star gazing, bug collecting, playing baseball, picking berries, watching fireworks and more. Read these books on a blanket under a tree, by flashlight in a tent, or in your … Continue reading

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Read Through History I: Early American Civilizations

While most historians believe that people have been living in North America for somewhere between 16,000 to 13,000 years, the written and oral record of how people lived prior to 1,500 is limited. The selection of children’s books available about … Continue reading

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15 Early Chapter Book Series to Turn Kids into Voracious Readers This Summer

Summer is a great time to introduce kids to new chapter book series. If a kid discovers a series they enjoy, they will often read the entire series. Here are fifteen fantastic early chapter book series for newly independent readers. … Continue reading

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15 More Fantastic Books for Kids Learning to Read

This booklist picks up where I left off with 20 Fantastic Books for Kids Learning to Read. In “20 Fantastic Books for Kids Learning to Read,” I recommended books for kids just beginning to sound out words. This coming week my … Continue reading

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2nd Grade

To my favorite group of second graders, It has be very fun reading to you this year! Here are the books that we read together. I hope that you find your favorites on this list and read them again. They … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to Delightful Children’s Books. At Delightful Children’s Books, I recommend my favorite picture books on a variety of themes, from friendship to insects to jazz music. You can search for books for children by age or by theme, or … Continue reading

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20 Themed Booklists for Teachers

Here are 20 themed booklists for preschool and elementary school teachers. I hope these booklists help you quickly find great picture books to share with your students. Are you looking for a book on a theme not listed below? Click on … Continue reading

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60 Not-to-be-Missed Picture Books (July)

This year, I am sharing five not-to-be-missed picture books on the first of each month. This project — and this year — are flying by. It’s July 1st already, folks! With July 4th just around the corner, it is fortuitous … Continue reading

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37 Super Summer Reading Lists for Kids Ages 0-10

Are you looking for a great list of books to read with your kids this summer? A summer reading list can help you and your kids branch out and discover great new books. A summer reading list can also simplify your … Continue reading

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60 Not-to-be-Missed Picture Books (June)

This year, I am sharing five not-to-be-missed picture books on the first of each month. We are now halfway through our 60 Not-to-be-Missed Picture Books project! If you are looking for a good summer reading list, take a look at the … Continue reading

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