Educational Books for Kids to Keep Reading Skills Sharp

When in doubt, hit the books.

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For Younger Students

Charming Novels of Classic Heroines

Charming Novels of Classic Heroines

By Eleanor H. Porter, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Louisa May Alcott, L. M. Montgomery and Kate Douglas Wiggin

Classic Children's Adventure Stories

Classic Children's Adventure Stories

By J. M. Barrie, L. Frank Baum, Lewis Carroll and Johann D. Wyss

Early American Studies

Early American Studies

By Peter Roop and Connie Roop

100 Words Every 4th Grader Should Know

100 Words Every 4th Grader Should Know

By Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries

little kid's first big book of dinosaurs, an educational book for kids

Little Kids First Big Book of Dinosaurs

By National Geographic Kids

the travel book, an educational book for kids from lonely planet

The Travel Book

By Lonely Planet Kids

For Older Students

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

By Jules Verne

Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes

By Elizabeth Keckley

Answers to Questions You've Never Asked

Answers to Questions You've Never Asked

By Joseph Pisenti

But Can I Start a Sentence with "But"?

But Can I Start a Sentence with "But"?

By The University of Chicago Press Editorial Staff

The Reader's Companion to American History

The Reader's Companion to American History

By Eric Foner and John A. Garraty

What's Your Story?

What's Your Story?

By Marion Dane Bauer