Thursday, October 16, 2014
The E's Have It
I own a Kindle and I love it almost as much as I love a good book in my hands. Lots of kids who are a little older don't really show an interest in books so I love the idea of those kids having Ebooks. This week I'm concentrating on books for kids who are a little older and have a Kindle or an iPad or a Nook.
Here they are, in no particular order.
My Monster Farts by Kate Clary
Now come on, what kid could resist a story about a boy with an invisible monster who farts and always gets the boy in trouble?? Not me, I must confess.
Get Lost, Odysseus by Kate McMullen
I've always been a sucker for the Greek myths and this sounds like a hoot. Haydes, the god of the darkness, tells the story of Odysseus on his way back from the Trojan War with a few twists.
The Magician's Nephew by C.S. Lewis
This is the first installment of the Narnia Chronicles. If you want to find out how the two worlds were able to connect in The Lion,the Witch and the Wardrobe then this is the book for you.
The Ruins Of Gorlan, Book 1 of the Rangers' Apprentice Series by John A. Flanagan
I also have a weak spot for fantasy books. Give me some elves, a few trolls, and some brave hero or heroine and I'm yours. Hope your kids feel the same.
So, fire up the Kindle or the iPad or the Nook and until next week, keep on reading.
Don't forget that today is the day to comment to qualify for the drawing to win the book Everything I Need to Know I learned from A Little Golden Book.