All entries by Reading Rockets

Children’s Books About Peace

On the International Day of Peace, observed every year on September 21, explore the themes of community, tolerance, and citizenship with these recommended books.

Books About Latinos Who Made a Difference

Books About Latinos Who Made a Difference

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, which is observed from September 15 to October 15, by reading about the histories, cultures and contributions of Latino Americans.

Great Books About Grandparents

Great Books About Grandparents

This Grandparents Day, read about and enjoy the special bond between grandparents and grandchildren in this list of recommended books for kids ages 0-9.

Dog Tales for the Dog Days of Summer

Dog Tales for the Dog Days of Summer

The long, hot days of August are often called dog days, but dog days can be any time you read about the canine adventures of man’s best friend. Discover all kinds of dogs in these recommended tales.

Books to Nurture Little Foodies

Books to Nurture Little Foodies

Whether you have a chef in the making or a picky eater you’re eager to convert, these books will entertain and educate young readers all about food, glorious food!