Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Stories to Share - Family Read Alouds

Bring your family together with these celebrated tales that appeal to all ages.
 
Cover image for The Wizard of Oz
The Wizard of Oz
by L. Frank Baum Illustrated by Paul Granger

A sudden cyclone appears on a Kansas prairie and a young girl named Dorothy is carried off in the winds to a place called Munchkinland in the distant Land of Oz.

Read More
Cover image for The Wind in the Willows: Scholastic Junior Classics
The Wind in the Willows: Scholastic Junior Classics
by Kenneth Grahame , Ellen Miles

Designed as the perfect introduction to great classics for younger readers, Scholastic Junior Classics is a series of beloved classic stories, abridged in a format that is accessible and appealing to struggling readers.

Read More
Cover image for The Little Prince
The Little Prince
by Antoine de Saint-Exupery , Antoine De Saint-Exupery

This enduring classic tells the story of a nameless little prince from the asteroid known as B-612 who is encountered by an airplane pilot in the Desert of Sahara. The stranded pilot has crashed thousands of miles from human habitation. He must repair his plane before his small supply of water runs out.

Read More

Paperbacks : $9.00

Buy Now
Cover image for The Hobbit, or There and Back Again
The Hobbit, or There and Back Again
by J. R. R. Tolkien

A great modern classic and the prelude to The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit was written for J.R.R. Tolkien's own children, and met with instant critical acclaim when first published in the 1930s.

Read More

Paperbacks : $9.00

Buy Now

Hardcovers : $31.50

Buy Now
Cover image for The Giving Tree
The Giving Tree
by Shel Silverstein Illustrated by Shel Silverstein

"Once there was a tree...and she loved a little boy." So begins a story of unforgettable perception, beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted and versatile Shel Silverstein.

Read More

Hardcover Picturebooks : $12.79

Buy Now
Cover image for Complete Tales of Winnie-The-Pooh
Complete Tales of Winnie-The-Pooh
by A. A. Milne Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard

The world of Winnie-the-Pooh is even more popular today than when it was first created. This deluxe edition brings all of the Pooh stories together for the first time in one full-color, large-format book. The complete, unabridged texts of Winnie-the-Pooh and The House At Pooh Corner are included.

Read More
Cover image for Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland
by Lewis Carroll Illustrated by J. Otto Seibold , Lisbeth Zwerger

One summer day, young Alice is sitting on the riverbank with her sister when a big white rabbit runs past. "Oh dear! Oh dear! I shall be too late," the rabbit says, taking a look at his watch. Then he pops down a large rabbit hole, and Alice can't help but follow him.

Read More

Paperbacks : $3.19

Buy Now

Find Just-Right Books

Sponsor Spotlight