Westmoreland Elementary School

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Recommended Reading

Visit the websites below for some recommendations of books
to read with your child!

Then scroll down for a list of Mrs. Dell'Aglio's Favorite Kid's Reads!!! 

Parent and Child Magazine’s 100 Greatest Books for Kids


Reading Rocket’s Award-Winning Kid’s Books


Good Reads Most Popular Children’s Books


Top 100 Books of All Time!



Mrs. Dell’Aglio’s Favorite READS!!!


The Poky Little Puppy-by Janette Sebring Lowrey & Gustaf Tenggren

Enemy Pie-by Derek Munson & Tara Calahan King

Skunk Dog-by Emily Jenkins & Pierre Pratt

Babushka’s Doll-by Patricia Polacco

Amelia Bedelia-by Peggy Parish

The Giving Tree-by Shel Silverstein

Town Mouse Country Mouse-by Jan Brett

The  Relatives Came-by Cynthia Rylant, Stephen Gammell & Bonnie Kelly-Young

Stellaluna-by Janell Cannon

Knuffle Bunny-by Mo Willems

Ira Sleeps Over-by Bernard Waber

Wemberly Worried-by Kevin Henkes

The Story of Ruby Bridges-by Robert Coles & George Ford

Frog and Toad Are Friends-by Arnold Lobel

Old Henry-by Joan W. Blos & Stephen Gammell

The Dot-by Peter H. Reynolds


The Widow’s Broom by Chris VanAllsburg

The Quilt Makers’ Gift-by Jeff Brumbeau & Gailde Marcken

The Hundred Dresses-by Eleanor Estes & Louis Slobodkin

The Mouse and the Motorcycle-by Beverly Cleary

The Family Under the Bridge- by Natalie Savage Carlson &Garth Williams

Pippi Longstocking-by Astrid Lindgren

Ramona Quimby, Age 8-by Beverly Cleary & Jacqueline Rogers

The Indian in the Cupboard-by Lynne Reid Banks

The Library Card-by Jerry Spinelli

Pinballs- by Betsy Cromer Byars

The Magic Finger-by Roald Dahl & Quentin Blake

The Great Gilly Hopkins-by Katherine Paterson

The Kid in the Red Jacket-by Barbara Park

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane-by Kate DiCamillo