A review of Michael Morpurgo's children's book 'Kesuke's Kingdom'. One of the best children's books around, often used as a transition text in schools.
A list of classic novels and chapter books about horses for elementary and middle school aged kids.
Below I talk about the history and impact of Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House on the Prairie books.
Printable games that teachers, book club leaders and librarians can use for the book Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson. Name game, trivia, drawing game (like Pictionary.)
Spice up your fantasy fiction booktalks with audience participation. Here you’ll find ideas for ways to get the children involved along with complete booktalks for several kids’ fantasy fiction books
The Ever After High book series is perfect for young readers and older reluctant readers too. This fairytale series features the children of the most famous fairytale characters in history.
Finding good books for 7 year olds can be a challenge. This is a list of chapter books and classic books that my 7 year old loved. These books are great for both boys and girls.
4 Australian authors: Gordon Winch, Ivan Southall, Colin Thiele. and Ruth Park.
This year - 2016 - the world is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of the brilliant Roald Dahl. Writer Cathy Le Feuvre is a HUGE fan who's visited the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre
Below I describe the story, characters, appeal, and many incarnations of 'The Baby-Sitter's Club' series.