Kids Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review | September 2017
The Children’s Book Review | September 16, 2017
Here’s the top ten list of kids books and literacy articles that have been trending on The Children’s Book Review. How Picture Books Play A Role In A Child’s Development is the top trending article of the month.
10 Kids’ Book Trends on The Children’s Book Review …
But while these parents are pushing their kids to be on top of the game, they don’t realize that the intensive coaching can be counterproductive and they’re missing out on an important genre, critical in the role of a child’s development—picture books.
With Maturity Developing And A Wide Range Of Reading Abilities Among Preteens And Tweens, Middle Grade Novels (Books For Ages 9 And Up) Begin To Soar With Well-Developed Fantastical Worlds, A Gentle Increase In The Complexities Of Social And Emotional Plot Developments, Smaller Fonts, And More Pages.
Charlie and Mouse has to be one of our favorites of the entire year, so far. It so easily elicits giggles! And from there, we have 25 other new picture book suggestions for you to read your way through. From a wonderful read-aloud by Julia Donaldson, to an unconventional mudpie cookbook, to a gentle story about the importance of sharing, to a touching story of friendship and love, and a charming celebration of embracing differences and standing out in a crowd, our selection of best new picture books will give you plenty of outstanding reading material! Which one are you going to read first?
Did You Know That You Could Boost Your Preschool Or Elementary Child’s Intelligence Simply By Ensuring That Reading Books Is A Part Of Their Day-To-Day Life?
We’re celebrating the book release of 50 Cities of the U.S.A., written by Gabrielle Balkan and illustrated by Sol Linero, by giving away a 50 Cities Extravaganza prize pack! Plus, below, we have a sneak peak to share with you highlighting the wonderful city of Honolulu.
Giveaway begins August 23, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. PST and ends September 23, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. PST.
There are a number of organizations and sites that provide online activities, teaching tips, and free books for children. Here are 20 sites to explore over the summer.
Adventures Of Little Yaga And Her Friends is a middle grade fantasy novel about good vs. evil, accepting each other’s differences, and building strong friendships
Enter to win an autographed copy of Adventures of Little Yaga and Her Friends, by L.B. O’Milla, and a $25 Visa gift card.
Giveaway begins September 9, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. MT and ends October 9, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. MT.
Yes, you read that correctly. We have 32 excellent picture books to share with you this month. And there were so many more that we could have included, too! It is such a great list (if you ask us) that it feels like Christmas. And, since we mentioned Christmas, there are even some beautiful new holiday titles that have made the list. We can’t go without mentioning the genius names of new characters Baabwaa and Wooliam (yes, they are sheep), or the wonderful message of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s It Takes a Village (gorgeously illustrated by the very talented Marla Frazee).
Young children will love the irresistible bold artwork and fun rhyming text as they learn that a little teamwork can make a big difference.
Enter for a chance to win an autographed copy of Tool School, a picture book by Joan Holub and James Dean (creator of Pete the Cat), the New York Times bestselling creators of Mighty Dads.
Giveaway begins September 1, 2017, at 12:01 A.M. MT and ends September 30, 2017, at 11:59 P.M. MT.
Reading to our kids has never been more important than now. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends through policy that pediatricians consult parents on the importance of reading aloud to children during the early years. A jump-start on reading is a jump-start on language comprehension.