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The Phantom Tollbooth - Norton Juster, Jules Feiffer (illustrated) --- So well written and illustrated!

I first read this in 4th grade and reread it twice since then! It is a great book for children and adults!

Number The Stars, Lois Lowry I remember reading this back in third grade. A very, very good book.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Book - Ronald Dahl is one of my favorites and the boys like him too.

5 (More) Children’s Books for Grown-Ups | Brain Pickings

5 (More) Children’s Books for Grown-Ups

11 Classic Novels You Must Have On Your Bookshelves

11 Classic Novels You Must Have On Your Bookshelves

A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett (audio version available)

A Little Princess is one of my all-time favorite books. I think I read it at least once a year. When I read it for the first time, I loved .

With this book coming out in a movie in theaters, I think it's pertinent to read. I haven't read it yet, but it's on my "To Read" shelf in Goodreads.

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, Jonathan Safran Foer {if something is easy to find, it's not worth finding.

My favorite of all Roald Dahl's Books growing up.   Bought it and read it to my kids and they loved it.

The Definitive Ranking Of All Roald Dahl's Books

You can't compare Roald Dahl to other writers. There are children's books-and then there are Roald Dahl children's books. 'Nuff said.

Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech Summary: While on a trip with her grandparents, Salamanca Tree Hiddle tells them the story of her best friend Phoebe Winterbottom, whose mother has disappeared.  Thi…

Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech

Everyday Reading - Practical Family Living for Book Loving Parents: 2015 Summer Reading Guide: Family Read Alouds

Island of the blue dolphins

Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell. A beautiful story about life on an island in the Pacific - deserted except for a very self sufficient, resourceful young Indian girl named Karana, some sea elephants, otters, birds and dolphins.

And the Mountains Echoed

And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini, author of the Kite Runner and A Thousand Splendid Suns.

For my historical fiction book I read 'The Book Thief'. I really enjoyed this book. I think there were many unique aspects all throughout this book. One of these aspects is the fact that the narrator is a mystery all throughout the book (I solved this mystery very  quickly).

Good Reads: Spring Reading List

The Book Thief, Markus Zusak, is a historical fiction novel set in Nazi Germany. Told from the perspective of a personified version of Death, The Book Thief is a outstanding and unique story that shows what it's like to be alone and afraid.

A great list of books that will make you think. Have read some but others- always love a good book list :)

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides— This stunning novel revolves around Calliope Stephanides (or Cal), and it’s a great read for anyone interested in gender and taking a closer look at how family and biology shape your identity.

Being Rory | The Gilmore Project | Lessons learned from The Gilmore Girls.

A summer reading flow chart from the folks at Daily Infographic. For those of you who don't know what to read next