The books you read as a child brought you sights you hadn’t seen for yourself, scents you hadn’t smelled, sounds you hadn’t heard. They introduced you to people you hadn’t met, and helped you to sample ways of being that would never have occurred to you.
— Francis Spufford
Over the years, we have read and shared many books in our home. Below are some that myself and the kids have enjoyed at various stages and seasons of life.Think of this page as a virtual library of recommendations for children’s literature.
My Boy’s Book Recommendations 5 – 7 years old
Classics for Young Independent Readers 5-10 years old
Over 40 Children’s Books 6-10 years old
20 Modern Classics 7-11 year olds