Books for the Kids on Your Holiday Gift List

Written by Regina Fried on . Posted in All, Children, Teens

child-readingLooking for book recommendations for the kids on your holiday shopping list? We suggest these titles.

Baby – Age 2

Still a Gorilla by Kim Norman
Leo Can Swim by Anna McQuinn
Owl Sees Owl by Laura Godwin
I Am a Baby by Kathryn Madeline Allen

Picture Books – Ages 3-6

School’s First Day of School by Adam Rex
The Night Gardener by Terry Fan
Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: The First Computer Programmer by Diane Stanley
Surf’s Up by Kwame Alexander
How This Book Was Made by Mac Barnett

Elementary – Ages 6-8

Pugs of the Frozen North by Philip Reeve
Some Writer! The Story of E.B. White by Melissa Sweet
Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty
Where Are You Going, Baby Lincoln? By Kate DiCamillo

Middle Grades – Ages 9-12

Addison Cooke and the Treasure of the Incas by Jonathan W. Stokes
Isabel Feeney, Star Reporter by Beth Fantaskey
Grover Cleveland, Again! By Ken Burns
Pax by Sara Pennypacker
Natural World: A Visual Compendium of Wonders From Nature by Amanda Wood


The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
The Fever Code by James Dashner
The Reader by Traci Chee
Replica by Lauren Oliver
Diary of a Tokyo Teen by Christine Mari Inzer
Starflight by Melissa Landers