Acclaimed children's book authority Rob Reid creates the ultimate guide to choosing fun and funny stories to read with and to your children and grandchildren.With a concentrated look at the content and appeal of many different titles, he helps you find exactly the right books to share with young ones. More than simply a recommended reading list, the books in this guide assist with language development while also encouraging good reading habits, improved comprehension, and broadened vocabulary. Those looking for suggestions outside this book will find a "Hall of Fame" listing of notable children's literature authors for any age level. Featuring a comprehensive selection of stories for preschoolers, emergent readers, and children ready for chapter books, this guide is a go-to for parents, grandparents, teachers, and caregivers.
"What a great idea, and how beautifully and accessibly laid out. I am delighted to have George and Bearsy both represented." --Jules Feiffer, illustrator of The Phantom Tollbooth and author of The Daddy Mountain
Rob Reid is a writer and an instructor at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He is the author of "Family Storytime," "Reid's Read-Alouds," and "Something Funny Happened at the Library." He lives in Eau Claire, Wisconsin