All entries by Reading Rockets

Hail to the Chief

Hail to the Chief

Read about the history of voting, presidential trivia, or a duck who thinks he should be in charge, in this list of recommended books for kids ages 0-9.

books to laugh in the new year

Start the Year with a Laugh!

You’ve heard of “ringing in” the New Year, but how about laughing it in? Give it a try with these stories that are sure to start your child’s year off with a chortle.

books that bring the world to your kids

It’s a Small World After All

You don’t need a passport to explore the world! This collection of recommended books for kids ages 0-9 brings the world to them.

books about space

Ten Books About Space

Whether you’re reading stories about aliens or learning facts about the planets, these ten books about space will transport your young astronauts to another world!

Being Brave

Being Brave

Being brave is hard. But it’s also empowering! The imaginative, encouraging, and sometimes humorous stories in this book list can help young children learn to acknowledge and conquer their fears.

teachersareterrific

Teachers are Terrific!

Teachers must be brave, patient, creative and stalwart people. In these books, you’ll meet some extraordinary teachers and the children they teach.

Going to School Book List

Going to School Books

Getting ready for school means a lot of changes — a new grade, teachers, friends, and routines, but it’s all fun and safe when shared within the covers of a book.