41 Best Thanksgiving Books for Kids in 2022

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Get some Thanksgiving inspiration with this list of best Thanksgiving books for kids of all ages. From toddlers through upper elementary grades, this Thanksgiving book list has historical tales, humorous tales and stories about being grateful. Some are new for 2022 and others are classics. As a school librarian, I am in the fortunate position … Read more

34 Best Funny Halloween Books for Kids in 2022

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Here’s a list of the best funny Halloween books for kids of all ages. The list is sorted by age and grade level for easy reference. As a veteran elementary school teacher, now a school librarian, I know how popular “creepy” books are with kids. These books are fun to read at Halloween and during … Read more

40 Best First Day of School Books for 2022

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Here is a comprehensive list of the best first day of school books for every elementary school grade. I even included a book for those starting preschool as well as some back-to-school books for teachers. During my 25-year teaching career, I have taught all elementary grade levels. Now I’m an elementary school librarian, which is … Read more

55 Technology Books for Kids: Coding, STEM and More!

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These engaging technology books for kids are perfect for helping preschool and elementary school students understand technology. Get a list of the best technology books for kids right here and learn why these books stand out.  Studies are indicating that an early introduction to computer skills, including coding, can give students a problem-solving, critical-thinking advantage. … Read more

26 Romantic Reads to Inspire You

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As Valentine’s Day draws near, I find myself in the mood for some feel-good, uplifting romantic stories. If you enjoy cozying up to a good book on a rainy day (or anytime) this list is for you. Not only are these books romantic, but they have inspiring messages as well. They each have substance without … Read more

Helping Reluctant Readers: An Engaging Resource

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Both of our boys are avid readers, but this wasn’t always the case. They both needed some help to make the transition from viewing reading as a chore to viewing reading as a pleasurable activity. Helping reluctant readers to make this transition is a challenge faced by many teachers and parents. A Game-Changing Resource In … Read more

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