Fantastic Read-Alouds!

Not all picture books are well-suited for reading aloud! Check out any of these great read-alouds perfect for a wide range of ages. Each book on this list was chosen because there is enough story to appeal to older elementary kids but not so much that little ones would get bored. Happy reading!

youth book cover The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver by Gene Barretta
Youth Biographies CARVER
youth book cover The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi
Youth Picture Books CHO
youth book cover Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin
Youth Picture Books CRO
youth book cover The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt
Youth Picture Books DAY
youth book cover Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña
Youth Picture Books DEL
youth book cover Mercy Watson to the Rescue by Kate DiCamillo
Youth Easy Readers DIC
youth book cover I Don’t Like Koala by Sean Ferrell
Youth Picture Books FER
youth book cover Instructions by Neil Gaiman
Youth Picture Books GAI
youth book cover The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
Youth Picture Books KEA
youth book cover Lola Plants a Garden by Anna McQuinn
Youth Picture Books MCQ
youth book cover The Book With No Pictures by B.J. Novak
Youth Picture Books NOV
youth book cover Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin
Youth Picture Books RUB
youth book cover Henry and Mudge by Cynthia Rylant
Youth Easy Readers RYL
youth book cover The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka
Youth Picture Books SCI
youth book cover Ojiichan’s Gift by Chieri Uegaki
Youth Picture Books UEG
youth book cover The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson
Youth Picture Books WOO

03/01/2022 jk