Menu

Themed Booklists

Sometimes it just takes one wonderful book to turn a kid into a reader. Tap into what interests your child. Browse these book lists selected by Maria Salvadore, our children's literature expert. These books are for kids up to 9 years old, focus on new titles, and emphasize quality. Happy Reading!

Recommended Books for Kids

Friends and family

Genres

Creatures

Seasons

Science and math

Me and my life

Social studies

Reading and language arts

Feelings

Holidays

Interests

Taking action

Favorite books

Events and special days

Fun and funny

Nighty night

Sign up for our free newsletters about reading

Summer Reading Tips to Go! Delivered to your mobile phone in English or Spanish. Sign up today!
Advertisement
Reading Blogs
"When I say to a parent, "read to a child", I don't want it to sound like medicine. I want it to sound like chocolate. " — Mem Fox