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Book recommendations

Chapter book recommendations for an almost 8 yr old first grader?

  • Katrina
    Oct 01, 2018

    Interests? Preferred subjects? Reading level? There's a lot of factors that go into this. Can a children's librarian at your local library be a resource for you?

  • Amanda
    Oct 01, 2018

    Gregor the Overlander is great, and it’s a series so if he likes book 1, there are several after. I just started reading them aloud to my 4 year old.

  • Mindy
    Oct 01, 2018

    Narnia books...

  • Noel
    Oct 01, 2018

    The series of unfortunate events is a good series. The Junie B Jones books are funny. If she's really into reading, the Harry Potter books might be just slightly advanced for her but I know I was reading them at 8 years old. It depends on her level. Take her to the library and check out several

  • Alex
    Oct 02, 2018

    My Son likes the Dragon Master series.

  • Christina
    Oct 07, 2018

    Amelia Bedelia books are great. My son loved them plus it gives you a chance to talk to them about the funny things adults say. Kids are very literal so they get confused when we say things like Hit the Road

  • Sara
    Oct 12, 2018

    Captain Underpants. My son loved the Jim Kay illustrated Harry Potter. Roald Dahl