Making the jump from early readers to chapter books can be daunting. Fortunately, authors and publishers are realizing the need for fun, simpler chapter books to help kids make that transition.
Below are a list of book series to start children off on their new reading challenge with some fun reading. Individual books in each series may be easier or harder. In the listing below you will find written the different reading system levels for the first book in each series to aid you in choosing a series you feel will encourage your child’s reading.
Please don’t’ hesitate to ask at the Children’s Desk for help to find these books and for additional suggestions.
Haggis and Tank Unleashed by Jessica Young J Fic You
Join us Wednesday, July 11th at 10:30 a.m. over at Stephens Park. We will be reading some great baseball stories, meeting Bandit, The River Bandits’ Mascot, and playing some fun games! No registration required.
We have been so thrilled that The Figge is hosting an amazing exhibit featuring the art of Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are! It is a classic that we love! You know what we love even more? Tours of this exhibit! We have one tour date left. If you would like to join us at the Figge Museum on July 14th at 10:30a.m., we have a few spots left. Spots are limited and registration is required to attend. For more info, contact us at 309-524-2480.