Category Archives: Kids Nonfic

From innovative tech, to art, to history, here we explore the realm of the real

25 Reads of Xmas #18

Every day in December leading up to Christmas we’ll be reading a book to enjoy the season. Join us as we enjoy seasonal reads that are perfect to celebrate the holidays! Academics and curious readers alike will enjoy this week’s … Continue reading

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Kids in the Kitchen

It’s not often we read nonfiction over here at Little Reader, but when we do, it’s always something interesting. This week we’re reading some books on cooking for children. If you’re a parent who’s looking to get your kids more … Continue reading

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I’ll Take the High Road

Today’s blog post is dedicated to all those who love the gleam of chrome, the smell of a freshly waxed auto, and the thrill of the journey ahead. For every motorist, dreamer, and person with a little bit of wanderlust, this is … Continue reading

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The Many Faces of George Washington

Ok, so I’ll admit it guys. I am way overdue for reviewing this book. Originally, the post was going to put up in July, somewhere around Independence Day, amongst several other revolutionary war titles. Things changed and plans went awry. … Continue reading

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The Notorious Benedict Arnold

It is a dark time for the Americans. As the Revolutionary War rages on, Americans and Brits alike suffer losses. One Benedict Arnold leads a strong force against the British. George Washington trusts this man with his life. Until suddenly … Continue reading

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The Way the Cookie Crumbled

A special thanks to Kathy Temean and Jody Jensen Shaffer for sending me this lovely book!  I received this from a giveaway on one of the blogs I follow and was delighted to find that the book does not disappoint! The … Continue reading

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Classics?

I was in for a big shock. While reading one of my multiple nonfiction books, I read about a novel that was sparking even more wild and crazy behavior in the 20s. It was called The Great Gatsby. At first, … Continue reading

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All Things Cat

Friday is here! Nonfiction rolls in like fog and it’s time to read! I like cats. I don’t know what it is, but I do. In fact, cats have grown very popular among us kids. Mouse’s favorite daydream is having ten … Continue reading

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The Writing Files: Readers Digest

The writing files have been cracked open again! Welcome back and prepare your pen and paper. It’s time to get creative. Today I wanted to explore a theme that is a bit different. Reading. Readers constantly are exchanging one book … Continue reading

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Books to Read

Last Friday, Mom told us we are going back to an old tradition: getting required reads! Yes, that’s right. We have required  books to read. Every week we will be getting a non-fiction, a biography, and a couple of other classic … Continue reading

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