Kids never outgrow a good dinosaur book! Here are some of our favorite dinosaur books that we have read many times. They are about dinosaurs with personality and will be enjoyed by children of all ages. Some of these dinosaur books are part of a series or by an author that has written several books so these books can lead you to more great read-aloud books.
Leprechaun and Bunny Books That Celebrate Spring!
Do you want to read some delightful bunny books and a clever leprechaun story to welcome spring? I have some you will want to share with your grandkids to celebrate the arrival of spring.
7 Favorite Dragon, Knight and Princess Books
Dragon, knight and princess books filled with unlikely heroes, friendship, adventure and a little humor are always favorite read aloud books. Who doesn’t love a good book filled with fairytale characters? These princess, knight and dragon books are ones your grandkids will ask you to read more than once.
Magical Snow Day Books
My grandkids love to have me read books about snow and winter to them since they don’t get to experience it where they live. They love to play in the snow when they come to visit us in the winter. I have some books to share with you that capture the magic and beauty of winter and snow.
5 Clever Groundhog and Valentine’s Day Books
I have 5 clever books for you to read near Groundhog and Valentine’s Day. The middle of January is a good time to get the books you want to read for these holidays. February is our shortest month, but it is a great month for reading some holiday books to children.
The Color Meditation Deck: Creative And Calming
Do you want a wonderful way to fill your world with color and have a soothing, calming experience? The Color Meditation Deck by Lisa Solomon is an enjoyable way to spend time with your grandchildren and talk as you create art. Conversations seem to flow as you paint together.
The Best Books I Read In 2022 For My Own Enjoyment
I’m always looking for a good book to read for my personal enjoyment as well as read-alouds for grandkids. Here are some of the best books I read or listened to during 2022. I hope you find a few to add to your personal “to read” list.
A Delightful Christmas Chapter Book By Alex T. Smith
I recently read a delightful Christmas chapter book to my grandchildren: How Winston Delivered Christmas by Alex T. Smith. It is an advent Christmas book with colorful illustrations on almost every page. What makes this book unique is it has 24 1/2 short chapters with instructions for fun Christmas crafts and activities mixed in.
3 Birthday Picture Books You Will Love!
Birthday picture books are a special way to celebrate a child’s special day of the year! I want to share with you three fun, colorful birthday picture books that you can read-aloud to your favorite birthday child on their special day or during the week leading up to the occasion!
4 Inspiring Picture Book Biographies For Kids!
There are so many inspiring picture book biographies for children! It’s interesting to see what motivates others to have courage, do something hard and follow their passion. The following books are about unique individuals who accomplished things that helped others and made the world a better place.
The Most Haunted House In America: A Fun Halloween Read-Aloud
It’s not often you find a book about a haunted house that is based on something that actually happened. This is not your typical haunted house book! The Most Haunted House In America was inspired by an event that took place at the White House in 2009.
Amazing Whale Picture Books For Children Of All Ages
My grandchildren, especially my oldest grandson, love to learn about whales. Whales are fascinating mammals! As I have searched the library for whale books I found some amazing whale picture books based on actual events and scientific facts.