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THE READING TREE
THE READING TREE
One Good Book Can Spark a Lifetime of Reading
Match-Making; Finding the perfect book for your reluctant reader
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Series. Series. Series. Please!
Kids love a good series. If they find one they like, they devour every book, and that means more reading. If your young reader is looking...
The holidays are near and there's no better time to indulge in a great book. The Nightingale (for adults) by Kristin Hannah is...
Home in the Rain
We all know the saying; you shouldn't judge a book by its cover, but really? The cover is the first thing we see and triggers the...
Books for 2nd & 3rd Grade Advanced Readers.
Is your second or third grade, advanced reader having trouble finding books that keep her interest? Is she asking to read The Hunger...
Creepy Pair of Underwear by Aaron Reynolds & Peter Brown
Click image to view book trailer Every month I display new books on a table in the library and observe the kids' responses. There're so...
Fall's Best BRIGHTLY Picks
Penguin Random House has an awesome parent blog, Brightly, packed with loads of information about books and literacy. Many are...
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors by Drew Daywalt
Click image to view book trailer! If you are looking for something fun and engaging for your child, you have to get this book! The author...
ECHO by Pam Munoz Ryan
It was a Thursday evening; the last few minutes of the third and final Family Night Scholastic Book Fair. My middle daughter was turning...
“MAYBE WE DIDN’T BECOME HOMELESS OVERNIGHT. BUT THAT’S WHAT IT FELT LIKE.”
Click the image to view the book trailer! I fell in love with Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate last year. Not because of the vibrant,...
Shhh...No Girls Allowed!
All a character needs is a little family frustration, an open mind to the concept of Panopticon (a circular prison with cells arranged...