Recommended Reads

Welcome to my recommended reads page! This page contains the several great books that I have mentioned while writing my blog. There are many other books that I enjoy that I have not mentioned on my blog yet, so expect me to update this this often in the future!

Explore and enjoy!

 

Adult Fiction

  • Jane Austen’s novels
  • A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens
  • Out of the Silent Planet, by C.S. Lewis
  • How Green Was My Valley, by Richard Llewellyn
  • Mark of the Lion Series, by Francine Rivers
  • The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peal Pie Society, by Mary Ann Shaffer
  • Brooklyn, by Colm Tóibín
  • The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien

 

Young Adult and Junior Fiction

  • The Hunger Games Series, by Suzanne Collins
  • The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, by Kate DiCamillo
  • A Wrinkle in Time, by Madeleine L’Engle
  • The Giver, by Lois Lowry
  • Anne of Green Gables, by L.M. Montgomery
  • Divergent Series, by Veronica Roth
  • Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling
  • The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Mr. Bliss, by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Little House Series, by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak

 

Nonfiction

  • All Groan Up, by Paul Angone
  • True Love Dates, by Debra Fileta
  • Lenten Lands, by Douglas Gresham
  • Bright Star, by John Keats
  • Surprised by Joy, by C.S. Lewis
  • A Grief Observed, by C.S. Lewis
  • Letters to Children, by C.S. Lewis
  • Poems for Young People, by Edna St. Vincent Millay
  • Women of the Word, by Jen Wilkin
  • Call the Midwife Series, by Jennifer Worth

 

Children’s Books

  • Miss Nelson is Missing! by Harry Allard
  • Please, Mr. Panda, by Steve Antony
  • Where’s My Tushy? by Deborah Aronson
  • Popcorn, by Frank Asch
  • Mr. Willowby’s Christmas Tree, by Robert E. Barry
  • Selma, by Jutta Bauer
  • Hide and Sheep, by Andrea Beaty
  • The Berenstain Bears and the Spooky Old Tree, by Stan Berenstain
  • What Goes Up, by Paula Bowles
  • Hiding Hoover, by Elise Broach
  • Open Very Carefully: A Book with Bite, by Nick Bromley
  • A Dark, Dark Tale, by Ruth Brown
  • Have You Seen My New Blue Socks? by Eve Bunting
  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar, by Eric Carle
  • But Excuse Me That is My Book (and others in this series), by Lauren Child
  • Diary of a Worm, by Doreen Cronin
  • The Snatchabook, by Helen Docherty
  • Dog Blue, by Polly Dunbar
  • Ribbit! by Rodrigo Folgueira
  • Diary of a Wombat, Jackie French
  • More Spaghetti, I Say! by Rita Golden Gelman
  • Follow Me! by Mordicai Gerstein
  • My Friend Maggie, by Hannah E. Harrison
  • Bernice Gets Carried Away, by Hannah E. Harrison
  • Grumblebunny, by Bob Hartman
  • A Weekend with Wendell, by Kevin Henkes
  • Mustache Baby, by Bridget Heos
  • Can’t Sleep Without Sheep, by Susanna Leonard Hill
  • A Bed of Your Own, by Mij Kelly
  • Oh So Brave Dragon, by David Kirk
  • Duck Sock Hop, by Jane Kohuth
  • Tissue, Please! by Lisa Kopelke
  • Frog and Toad Together (and others in this series), by Arnold Lobel
  • Eat, Cried Little Pig, by Jonathan London
  • Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, by Bill Martin, Jr.
  • There’s Something in My Attic, by Mercer Mayer
  • There’s an Alligator under My Bed, by Mercer Mayer
  • Chloe, by Peter McCarty
  • Jeremy Draws a Monster, by Peter McCarty
  • Bunny Dreams, by Peter McCarty
  • Little Bunny on the Move, by Peter McCarty
  • T is for Terrible, by Peter McCarty
  • The Problem with Chickens, by Bruce McMillan
  • If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, by Laura Joffe Numeroff
  • The Teeny Tiny Woman, by Jane O’Connor
  • Chicken, Pig, Cow and the Purple Problem, by Ruth Ohi
  • No Fits, Nilson! by Zachariah OHora
  • Dinosaur Farm, by Frann Preston-Gannon
  • Are You a Horse? by Andy Rash
  • Creepy Carrots! by Aaron Reynolds
  • Dragons Love Tacos, by Adam Rubin
  • Secret Pizza Party, by Adam Rubin
  • The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend, by Dan Santat
  • In a Dark, Dark Room and Other Scary Stories, by Alvin Schwartz
  • Russell the Sheep, by Rob Scotton
  • Where the Wild Things Are, by Maurice Sendak
  • He Came with the Couch, by David Slonim
  • Ol’ Mama Squirrel, by David Ezra Stein
  • The Great Fuzz Frenzy, by Janet Stevens
  • The Beast in the Bathtub, by Kathleen Stevens
  • Mix It Up! by Hervé Tullet
  • Bedtime for Monsters, by Ed Vere
  • Max the Brave, by Ed Vere
  • A Big Spooky House, by Donna Washington
  • Leonardo, the Terrible Monster, by Mo Willems
  • Edwina, the Dinosaur Who Didn’t Know She Was Extinct, by Mo Willems
  • Naked Mole Rate Gets Dressed, by Mo Willems
  • The Duckling Gets a Cookie!? by Mo Willems
  • The Pet Person, by Jeanne Willis
  • Hilda Must Be Dancing, by Karma Wilson
  • Quick as a Cricket, by Audrey Wood
  • Heckedy Peg, by Audrey Wood
  • Ninja Baby, by David Zeltser