The Best Books for Your Children

When it comes for your children, you only want the very best for them. In regards to their intellect and reading comprehension, you can never go wrong with books. Books are a great source of knowledge and can improve one’s reading skills. Furthermore, there are new words introduced to your child with each page that they turn. While there are a lot of books available in stores, what are some of the best books that you can get for your child? Here are some of the few top choices when it comes to children’s books.

Richard Scarry’s Best Word Book Ever (Giant Golden Book)

If you want your child to learn more about words, then Richard Scarry’s Best Word Book Ever provides just that. It’s one of the best word books written as it teaches different words for children and allows them to understand the words easily. There are various sources and words that the book provides like nouns, animals, places, verbs, numbers, the different parts of the body and more, all with the help of pictures and illustrations that are filled with life and color which just adds to the learning experience. It’s one of the classic favorites as it guides your child to learn words, how to use them and expand their vocabulary.

The TOP SECRET Diary of Davina Dupree (Aged 10): A Hilarious Detective Adventure for 8 – 12 Year Old Girls

Made for school age kids, the TOP SECRET Diary of Davina Dupree brings a comedic story about Davina Dupree, a not-too-young detective in the making. Being the first book among the Egmont School series, this tells about Davina’s detective adventures in a luxurious boarding school setting. With the common challenges of kids her age like bullies, teachers and a never-ending supply of adventure and action, you can never go wrong with the TOP SECRET Diary of Davina Dupree for your child. This book is the perfect read for those who enjoy adventure, mystery, action, comedy and school fiction, allowing children to expand their imaginative base with this exciting but easy to understand novel for their age.

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Top o' the ClubhouseMickey Mouse Clubhouse Top o’ the Clubhouse

Bringing in the holiday spirit of Saint Patrick’s Day right at the heart of the Clubhouse, Mickey and his friends are ready to celebrate the holidays with a party. As usual, Pete tries to ruin their celebration and it’s up to Mickey and the gang, with a little help from a little leprechaun along with some Irish luck to get the party back and running again. This colorful picture book is not only artistic but it adds more to the enjoyment with its engaging and fun story with Mickey and his friends.  Did we mention it also includes stickers? You’ve heard that right, it has stickers! This will keep your kid occupied with how interactive Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Top o’ the Clubhouse is. If you’re looking for a good learning book for your child, then this is one of the best.

Poems to Learn by Heart

If your child is into poems and writing, then giving him Poems to Learn by Heart is the perfect read. It’s filled with poems that celebrate and cherish each moment in life, may it be winning a baseball game, watching the sunset, spending time with your best friend or just playing all day long. It’s one of the most special books that can inspire, reassure and challenge. Read, learn and then share the poems with others.

Caroline Kennedy’s work is certainly one of the best when it comes to literary diversity as she brings playful and colorful poems that are creative and meant for those who are young and young at heart, awakening their passion for poetry for those new to the genre or bringing a profound experience for those familiar with poetry. Explore deep emotions, improve your creativity and heighten your imagination with this book of poems that you can give to your children.

Star Wars: Vader’s Little Princess

In this incredibly hilarious take on the Star Wars villain, Darth Vader, we now find the Sith Lord and leader of the Galactic Empire facing the joys, trials and tantrums of his daughter Leia as she grows up from being a sweet little girl into a teenager. Being the follow-up to the bestseller “Darth Vader and Son”, this book brings a smart and funny story that’s filled with illustrations made by Jeffrey Brown giving classic Star Wars moments with a twist by tying it together with common family and parent troubles – with Vader on the receiving end of it.

From tea parties, flying a TIE fighter, experiencing R2-D2’s hologram, join Darth Vader in his effort to take care of his daughter in this creative and humorous picture book. If you want to introduce the Star Wars franchise to your kid, then this is just perfect with its creative and funny take on Star Wars and its iconic villain.

TIME for Kids Top 5 of Everything: Tallest, Tastiest, Fastest!

When you want to know the latest top lists for everything, you’ve come to the right place. TIME has now issued its version for kids with the TIME For Kids Top 5 of Everything: Tallest, Tastiest, Fastest! It presents numerous trivia on general knowledge for your kids. What are the five most popular names for dogs? Who were the five youngest Presidents? What five nations consume the most chocolate every year? All these and more are available with this trivia book from TIME, all presented in Top 5 lists that are quick and easy to understand.

With the fascinating trivia that the TIME For Kids Top 5 of Everything: Tallest, Tastiest, Fastest! brings with its kid-appealing lists, it provides excellent addition to the knowledge base of your child that goes well with the colorful and creative illustrations that add to the experience. This book includes a variety of topics which range from animals, technology, people, food and a whole lot more. With how appealing the book is both for the young and old, it’ll be no surprise that your child will be referring back to this book again and again.

More Top Books for Your Children

Books serve as the vital fuel of knowledge for our minds, especially for the children. With their still developing mind and imagination, they need great sources of knowledge and creativity so that they sharpen their minds to the extent that they’ll make good use of it when they grow up. As a parent, you would only want the best for your children. That includes the books that you give them to nurture their knowledge. However, it may be a difficult job to find and choose the right books for your children. Not sure on what books to pick this season? Here are just some of the best books that you can find during the 2013 lineup.

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More “Neat Children’s Books” from 2013

The Pout-Pout Fish – Pout-Pout Fish Board Books (by Deborah Diesen)

In this New York Times Bestseller of Deborah Diesen, we find ourselves together with our protagonist, the pout-pout fish. As his names suggests, well, he pouts. Join our fishy friend as he discovers that being all sad, depressed and gloomy can spread the “dreary wearies” and fight against that destiny. With a magnificent combination of bright colors and also a playful musical rhyme to boot, Diesen’s work is certainly made to be a masterpiece in this fun fish story that’s sure to captivate the heart of any kid and turn even the poutiest face into one happy and joyful fish.

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Top Books of 2013 for Middle Graders

By the ages of 9 to 12 years old, children are reaching the stage of maturity at a slow but sure pace. While not only physically, they are also reaching a point of maturity in terms of their abilities and their understanding. One aspect is their reading ability which opens the door to countless possibilities and opportunities for them. There are a lot of books that give them the chance to exercise their imagination further while also improving their reading ability. What are some of the most popular books in 2013 for middle graders?

Here are just some you might fancy.

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How to Pick the Right Book for Your Child


Improving your child’s reading ability is one of the most important things that you have to consider. Getting the right books for your child is essential to ensure that he maximizes his ability to read and learn that coincides with his developmental level and goes within the boundaries of his understanding.

However, it is one of the biggest challenges for parents to select the right book for their children. What usually happens is that parents often buy books that are either too easy or too difficult for their child. How can you choose the right books for your child that can help him improve their reading ability? Here are just some of the steps that you can take so you can find the books that are perfect for your child.

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Books and Your Children

BooksIt’s already a given fact that a caring parent would only want the best for his child. While there are a number of ways that you can promote your child’s development and growth, there are some that offer the best opportunities for them to improve their latent abilities and talents. Picking up books at a very young age is certainly one of the best things that a child can do. This is because reading brings a lot of benefits for your child. What are the benefits that books can bring for children? Here are just some of them and why you should start giving books to your child.

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