• The Best Audiobooks for Preschool to Adult
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    The Best Audiobooks For Preschool – Adult

    We listen to a lot of audiobooks in our home. I’ve admitted before that this is mainly because I am not great at reading chapter books aloud, and also because I like a fairly quite lunch time. I’ve written a whole list of tips and tricks from when we use audiobooks to how we get most of ours for free, you can check that out here. I can’t believe I haven’t compiled a master list of our favorite audiobooks yet, sheesh, it’s about time! I’ve done my best to break the list up into age categories, but every kid will be different. I also tried to put the best of…

  • The Intentional Reading Book List - book suggestions and recommendations for the best books for babies, preschoolers, elementary, middle school, high school and beyond. Plus, receive the bookish newsletter with more recommendations and book extension activities
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    Introducing: The Intentional Reading Book List & A Bookish Newsletter

    I have always been an avid reader, from sneaking books into the bathroom to read as a pre-teen and early teenager to putting off grown up responsibilities as an adults (*cough* doing the dishes *cough*). My to-read list is incredibly long but thankfully I have always believed that there are way too many good books in the world to spend time reading less-than-stellar books, so I stop those books and go on to the next good book. In case you are in need of some top notch book recommendations, don’t worry, I’ve got you covered. I’ve recently created my Intentional Reading Book List – over 70 book recommendations that include…

  • Great classic novels for grades 7, 8 & 9. Perfect for those between the middle grade and young adult novels.
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    Classic Novels for Grades 7, 8 & 9

    We are on to the second last list of classics! If you missed it you can check out the other lists: Classic Novels for Kindergarteners (ages 4-6) Classic Novels for Grades 1 & 2 Classic Novels for Grades 3 & 4 Classic Novels for Grades 5 & 6   Yet again, let me say that if your children (or you!) haven’t read any of the books on the previous lists even if they are below grade level they are good reads for all ages!     Classic Novels for Grades 7, 8 & 9   The Complete Sherlock Holmes Written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle between the years 1867 and…