What are you reading?
We always get excited about new book releases and we also love re-reading old favourites. We review a wide range of books for children and teens from age 0-16. And we fit in a few parenting books too! Check out our book reviews, arranged according to recommended age groups, and let us know what you and your children are reading.
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Read our top 11 early chapter book series for girls. Perfect for moving into new reading levels and growing reading confidence and enjoyment. We love these books for their strong female characters who are happily and unapologetically, themselves.
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A family trip to the bookstore is a joy many families can’t afford. Rising costs, a weakened economy and high unemployment are taking their toll. We have some suggestions for cheap and free books.
Need help with struggling readers?
Check out our tips and advice.
“Show me a family of readers, and I will show you the people who move the world.”