Time to relax and read! Summertime emotes lazy, hot sunny days with no worries of school or school projects coming due. I have so many super books for kids ages nine to twelve, along with parents reading out loud to families, that I will include more outstanding books for summer reading in my next few reviews as well as this one.
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Graduation time, which can apply to the youngest leaving kindergarten all the way to graduate school in college, is now upon us. The following books are a celebration of courage, knowledge and inventiveness. They are best for ages nine through adult, unless otherwise indicated.
With Mother’s Day fast approaching let’s celebrate this wonderful day with books that showcase our love for, and from, Mom! The first four books are picture books and are best for ages three through seven. The rest are board books that are geared for toddlers up to the age of five.
Poetry is a wonderful medium to showcase the world around us. The beauty of describing nature, animals, the sky, people and transportation can be done perfectly through the language of poetry. Poetry should be in every household and read out loud to, and by, children to be ultimately embraced and enjoyed. Here are some of the newest poetry books to add to your selection.