Early Bird Books Reading Recommendations

Here at Early Bird Books, we love all things that have to do with books, reading, and literary news and movies. Browse below for some highlights from our blog!

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Authors Speak Out for National Bullying Prevention Month

Dean Koontz, Peter Lerangis, and more discuss the power of words and how we need to change the conversation.

10 Life Lessons from the Peanuts Gang

Celebrating more70 years of Charles M. Schulz's beloved characters.

All the Feels: The First Book That Made You Cry

A roundup of the hounds and lovers who broke your heart.

Words of Wisdom from Judy Blume: 10 Favorite Quotes

Inspiration from the woman who taught us about relationships, growing up, and independence.

5 Back to School Feel Good Reads for the Entire Family

Powerful, moving, and empathetic—these are the kinds of stories that your family will love and learn from.

The Farm from Charlotte's Web Could Be Your New Home

The Maine farm where E.B. White wrote and set his children’s classic is going for $3.7 million.

PBS' Little Women Adaptation Gets Big Names and Fresh Faces

Angela Lansbury, among others, is set to star in the 2018 adaptation from PBS Masterpiece.

11 Favorite Robert Munsch Books for Children

Our top picks by the bestselling author of "Love You Forever."

14 Books Like Harry Potter for Adult Readers

Because the wizarding world doesn’t have to end at Hogwarts.

10 Childhood Characters You Wish Were Your Friends

Even though they're fictional, these memorable characters would have made the perfect BFFs.

The Re-Read: Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret

Revisiting this Judy Blume classic was kind of a religious experience.

5 Children’s Books That Celebrate Jewish Heritage

Author Heidi Smith Hyde shares the inspiration behind her books.

5 Beloved Characters Who Shaped Our Identity

We're still taking our cues from our literary kid-heroes.

The Re-Read: The Boxcar Children

Revisiting the classic children's series by Gertrude C. Warner on its 75th anniversary.

The Re-Read: Little Women

Were we too young to appreciate Alcott's classic novel?

The Re-Read: A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time created the space, especially for girls, to be interested in science fiction and fantasy.

7 Fictional Places That Do Christmas Right

Who wouldn’t want an invitation to Fezziwig’s Christmas party?

The Re-Read: The Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing

Revisiting these favorite stories helps a writer to realize her own coming-of-age story might be embarrassing, but kind of awesome, too.

Celebrate L.M. Montgomery with 10 Quotes from Anne of Green Gables

More than 100 years later, the wisdom of Anne of Green Gables lives on.

The Re-Read: Little House on the Prairie’s The Long Winter

A writer revisits a childhood favorite and finds it's not all butter churning and buggy rides.