Browsing Category : Chapter Books

Book for Kids Who Love Baseball


Today I have a book for kids who love baseball.  This new series is the result of a partnership with kid’s writer Tim Green, who specializes in sports books, and Derek Jeter, amazing professional athlete.  It is a fun story that has plenty of baseball, suspense and did I mention … baseball!  A nice new offering for kids who have…

Book for Kids Inspired by Basketball


Today I have a book for kids inspired by basketball.  If your child has developed a thing for March Madness, it’s time to harness that enthusiasm and get them reading!  Now is the time to channel that passion into a good book. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you don’t…

Story for Kids About Engineering Pranks


A story for kids about engineering pranks, how fun is that?  It’s like MIT hacks for the middle school set.  I love that each hack is about creating joy and not about hurting or embarrassing anyone.  Let the creativity begin! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you don’t miss a…

Imagine a Class with No Teacher


Can you imagine a class with no teacher?  Well in this book, the kids in class 507 don’t have to imagine anything.  They are living the dream. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so that you don’t miss any books that might just dash you kids fantasies.  Turns out that a teacher free…

Basketball Chapter Book for Kids


With March Madness in full swing, I thought I would share a favorite basketball chapter book for kids.  I will be posting more basketball books throughout the next few weeks as your kids get excited about following these NCAA teams.  I just love the Fred Bowen Sport Stories because they incorporate narratives about actual athletes.  It’s a lot easier to tell a…

History of a Criminal Mastermind


Today I have a book that takes kids back to the history of a criminal mastermind.  Yes Mattie Larimore was once a nice boy, and now kids can see how the thrill of a caper caused Mattie to realize that following the rules is not always the best course of action! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook,…

Page Turner for Kids


Today I have a book that is a page turner for kids.  It is full of action and mystery and your kids will be clamoring to read the next one in the series.  And on that note, the final book of the series was just released this week, so no waiting for months to find out what happens.  How great…