HomeQuest for LiteracyChildren’s Book Trends | June 2014

Children’s Book Trends | June 2014

The Children’s Book Review | June 11, 2014

In this month’s little peek at the current children’s book trends on The Children’s Book Review, there are some great giveaways; including a chance to win an Amazon Kindle Fire! This month’s top ten hot spots also feature loads our best selling young adult booklists, and one of our Dedicated Reviews. Did you catch all of these articles? If not, have fun perusing this list of TCBR’s book trends.

Here’s the scoop on the 10 most popular destinations on The Children’s Book Review …

1. Where to Find Free eBooks for Children Online

The Children’s Book Review presents a guest post by education writer Karen Schweitzer.

2. The Wacky Winter on Wiggly Way & Amazon Kindle Fire | Giveaway

Enter to win an autographed copy of The Wacky Winter on Wiggly Way,  by David Cunningham, and an Amazon Kindle Fire!

3. 20 Sites to Improve Your Child’s Literacy

There are a number of organizations and sites that provide online activities, teaching tips, and free books for children. This list boasts 20 sites to explore.

4. Best Selling Young Adult Books | March 2014

Our best selling young adult book list features popular books for teens; including Allegiant by Veronica Roth and our hand selected titles from the nationwide best selling young adult books, as listed by The New York Times, featuring titles by super-talents John Green, Ransom Riggs, Stephen Chbosky, Markus Zusak and Rainbow Rowell.

5. Best Selling Young Adult Books | May 2014

Everything has remained the same with our best selling young adult books for this month—proving just how these titles truly are popular books for teens (and many adults, too). With the March movie release of Divergent, it’s no wonder that our best selling young adult book list features the popular book for teens, Divergent, by Veronica Roth.

6. Best Selling Kids Series | May 2014

The popular Who Was …? biography series is back on top of The Children’s Book Review’s best selling kids series list. And the list of hand-selected series from the nationwide best selling Children’s Series list, as noted by The New York Times, features the same popular dystopian thriller series as last month from the likes of Veronica Roth and Suzanne Collins, the adventurous Heroes of Olympus series by Rick Riordan, and the relatable Diary of a Wimpy Kid books by Jeff Kinney.

7. Orion Poe and the Lost Explorer, by Will Summerhouse | Giveaway

Enter to win an autographed copy of Orion Poe and the Lost Explorer, by Will Summerhouse. Giveaway begins May 19, 2014, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends June 18, 2014, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

8. The Meaning of Maggie, by Megan Jean Sovern | Book Giveaway

Enter to win a copy of The Meaning of Maggie, by Megan Jean Sovern, + a set of buttons. Giveaway begins May 19, 2014, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends June 18, 2014, at 11:59 P.M. PST.

9. Best Selling Young Adult Books | February 2014

YA books have never been more popular. Our best selling young adult books features top books for teens from John Green and our hand selected titles from the nationwide best selling young adult books, as listed by The New York Times, features titles by super-talents Ransom Riggs, Stephen Chbosky, Markus Zusak and Rainbow Rowell.

10. The Ether: Vero Rising, by Laurice Elehwany Molinari | Dedicated Review

Veteran Hollywood film and TV writer Laurice Elehwany Molinari bursts into the children’s book world with an outstanding debut novel, The Ether: Vero Rising—a fantastical middle grade story on good vs. evil.

For more children’s book trends, you can follow along with our new tag: Book Trends.

Bianca Schulze is the founder of The Children’s Book Review. She is a reader, reviewer, mother and children’s book lover. She also has a decade’s worth of experience working with children in the great outdoors. Combined with her love of books and experience as a children’s specialist bookseller, the goal is to share her passion for children’s literature to grow readers. Born and raised in Sydney, Australia, she now lives with her husband and three children near Boulder, Colorado.

No Comments

Leave A Comment