Read-Aloud Resources

Non-fiction books for your realist-in-training.

Non-fiction for kids

Is your child bored by beautiful ballrooms?  Tired of talking tigers?  Ennervated by elephant emirs?  Does he just want what's real?

Nothing wrong with that!  Nonfiction is often overlooked for younger children, but many of them love it--the idea of just picking up little things to know that they didn't know before, of understanding their worlds better, of having something to tell the big people in their lives.

The books and series below are books that have worked aloud in storytimes, but they're just the tip of the iceberg.