Not to Miss Read Alouds for Children Ages 7-9

There is no bond like the bond of having read and liked the same books.

Edith Nesbit

Here are some of our absolute favorite books for ages 7-9 best met as read alouds! There is nothing at all as magical as connecting with your child through a mutual knowledge and love of a story and these stories hold a special ability to create that experience. Read on!


A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys
Begin
The Cricket in Times Square
d'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths
Five Children and It
The Good Master
Heidi
The Hobbit: or There and Back Again
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Little House on the Prairie
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
The Princess and The Goblin
The Railway Children
The Remarkable Journey of Prince Jen
The Rise and Fall of Mount Majestic
The Secret Garden
Swallows and Amazons
Twenty and Ten
Understood Betsy
The Wonder Clock, or Four & Twenty Marvellous Tales, Being One for Each Hour of the Day