Creating Readers: Recommended Books for Parents and Caregivers

Help your child get ready to read with these recommended books on literacy.

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Straight Talk About Reading: How Parents Can Make a Difference During the Early Years
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hall, Susan J.; Moats, Louisa C.; Lyon, Reid (Foreword by); Adams, Marilyn (Foreword by)
Call Number:
372.41 H1794s
Description:

Hall offers innovative preschool exercises and techniques that older children can use to increase reading speed and comprehension.

The Between the Lions Book for Parents
Artist/Author/Cast:
Rath, Linda K.; Kennedy, Louise; Cerf, Christopher (Foreword by)
Call Number:
372.4 R234b 2004
Description:

A resource to help children become good readers, and also develop a lifelong enjoyment of reading.

The New York Times Parent`s Guide to the Best Books for Children
Artist/Author/Cast:
Lipson, Eden Ross
Call Number:
028.55 L7674n 2000
Description:

An authoritative guide to the best in children's literature.

The Read-Aloud Handbook
Artist/Author/Cast:
Trelease, Jim
Call Number:
028.5 T7882r 2013
Description:

The classic guide to the best read-alouds, why reading aloud is essential, and how to create a welcoming reading environment.  

What to Read When : The Books and Stories to Read with Your Child--And All the Best Times to Read Them
Artist/Author/Cast:
Allyn, Pam
Call Number:
649.58 A4437w 2009
Description:

Suggestions for the right book at the right time in your child's life.  

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