Our Favorite Books for Kids

 

Here you'll find some of our favorite kids' books. Age recommendations are included. Enjoy, kids of all ages!

Book List

Alphablock (Board Books)

$16.95
ISBN-13: 9781419709364
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Harry N. Abrams, 8/2013

Board Book (Ages 1-4) 

Chunky, solid, and rather clever in design.


$14.99
ISBN-13: 9781452117256
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Chronicle Books, 9/2013

Board Book (Ages 2-5)

To be experienced rather than read.


This Little Hamster (Board Books)

$9.95
ISBN-13: 9781459804104
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Orca Book Publishers, 10/2013

Board Book (Ages 1-3)

The cutest little hamsters introduce colors; after I read this, purple is now my favorite.


Wild (Hardcover)

$16.95
ISBN-13: 9781909263086
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Nobrow Press, 9/2013

Picture Book (Ages 4-8)

How can you be truly happy when no one understands the real you?


Journey (Hardcover)

$15.99
ISBN-13: 9780763660536
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Candlewick, 9/2013

Picture Book (Ages 4-8) 

Everytime I hand this wordless book to someone all they can say is, "whoa..." 


Crabtree (Hardcover)

$17.95
ISBN-13: 9781936365821
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: McSweeney's McMullens, 12/2013

Picture Book (Ages 5-8)

I find Alfred Crabtree's lists and categories very soothing and satisfactorily compiled.


$4.99
ISBN-13: 9780307976376
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers, 6/2013

Early Reader (Ages 6-9) 

Holy seashells and hermit crabs, mermaids are real!


Hello, Nebulon! (Paperback)

$4.99
ISBN-13: 9781442453869
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Little Simon, 4/2013

Early reader (Ages 5-7)

Trying to adjust to a new home and a new school, sometimes you feel like an alien.


$5.99
ISBN-13: 9781442435865
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 8/2012

Early Reader (Ages 6-10)

"The theory of finding small things" is a philosophy I would like to adopt.


The Real Boy (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780062015075
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Walden Pond Press, 9/2013

Middle Grade (Ages 8-12)

While being painfully shy is difficult, it shouldn't cover up your incredible talents.


$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780061892356
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: HarperCollins Publishers, 9/2013

Middle Grade (Ages 8-12)

A quaint, heartbreaking, and quietly glorious modern fairy tale—minus the fairies.


$8.99
ISBN-13: 9781906321758
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: HarperCollins UK, 5/2010

Middle Grade (Ages 9-12)

Noir and Grimm collide in one snarkily (is that even a word?) hilarious detective story.


The F- It List (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9781250025654
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Feiwel & Friends, 11/2013

Teen (Ages 13-18)

Rhymes with bucket, and well, how would you react if your best friend got cancer?


$19.00
ISBN-13: 9780316213103
Availability: Usually ships in 1-5 days from our warehouse (not on our shelves now)
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9/2013

Teen (Ages 14-17)

These ain't your dreamy, eternally young vampires, trust me.


Two Boys Kissing (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9780307931900
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers, 10/2013

Teen (Ages 14 and up)

A true tearjerker: bold, powerful, brave, poignant, heartwrenching, and triumphant, all in one.


$12.99
ISBN-13: 9781597073998
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: Papercutz, 2/2013

Graphic Novels (Ages 8-12)

I was soooo Ariol when I was a third-grader!


Battling Boy (Paperback)

$15.99
ISBN-13: 9781596431454
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: First Second, 10/2013

Graphic Novel (Ages 10-17)

He is sent to be the hero of a city besieged by nightmares, and every time he changes his shirt, he gains the power of the totem on it: tyrannosaur, elephant, gryphon; how rad is that?


$15.99
ISBN-13: 9781596438132
Availability: On Our Shelves (as of this morning)
Published: First Second, 8/2013

Graphic Novel (Ages 13-17)

Strong female protagonist who is quite adept at wielding a sword, blowing stuff up to avenge wrongdoings, and can appreciate a nice cup of tea.