Time to run wild!

As your kids continue through elementary school, it's important for their imaginations to experience unbounded exploration. There's nothing like some classic animal tales to get their creative juices flowing.

6 to 9 Years
Button Up! *
I Am Going! (An Elephant & Piggie Book) *
Just Grace 
Mind Your Manners, B. B. Wolf 
Nic Bishop Frogs 
Oh, Theodore!: Guinea Pig Poems 
Diary of a Fly 
The Pigeon Wants a Puppy 
My Father's Dragon 
Frog and Toad Are Friends 
Little Red Riding Hood 

10 to 12 Years
Cracker: The Best Dog in Vietnam 
Nurk: The Strange, Surprising Adventures of a (Somewhat) Brave Shrew 
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh 
The Book of Three   

Once you've finished these, try some fantasy books!

Books by Category
History | Boys | Girls | Fantasy | Growing Up | Animals | Illustration | Educational

* 2010 list addition


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