Need a good book to read? Here are links to lists of suggested titles:
- Center for Teaching & Learning: Kids Recommend. Books suggested by kids for kids.
- Library of Congress: Classic Books. Click on a title at this site and you can read the book on your computer or tablet.
- NPR (National Public Radio): The Ultimate Backseat Bookshelf: 100 Must-Reads for Kids 9-14.
- New York Public Library: 100 Great Children's Books.
- 1000 Books Foundation: 1000 Books before Kindergarten.
- Parent and Child magazine: 100 Greatest Books for Kids.
- Reading Rockets: Themed Booklists.
- School Library Journal: Top 100 Chapter Books.
- Teachers First: 100 Best Books.
Want to find out what is next in a series? Go to Juvenile Series and Sequels database where you'll find over 36,000 books in 4,900 series titles! Wow!
The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued guidelines for "Media and Children," which parents would do well to read.
Common Sense Media reviews apps, websites, games, books, etc. and compiles lists of recommendations to guide kids, parents and teachers in their choices of media.
Common Sense is the nation’s leading independent non-profit organization dedicated to empowering kids to thrive in a world of media and technology. Families, educators, and policymakers turn to Common Sense for unbiased information and trusted advice to help them learn how to harness the positive power of media and technology for all kids.