7 Heart-warming Books to Read This Winter
Although the weather outside may be frightful, these seven heart-warming stories from the Kumon Recommended Reading List will keep your children warm all throughout winter.
- Chicken Soup with Rice by Maurice Sendak
Kumon Recommended Reading Level 4A
Warm up with this delicious tale that uses chicken soup with rice as a theme to describe the twelve months of the year.
- The Mitten by Alvin Tresselt
Kumon Recommended Reading Level BI
This heart-warming Ukrainian folktale will delight your children as they find out what happens when a young boy loses his mitten in the woods.
- Owl Moon by Jane Yolen
Kumon Recommended Reading Level CI
Find out what happens in this exciting Caldecott Medal winning book when a father and daughter explore the woods in search of the great horned owl.
- Help! I’m a Prisoner in the Library by Eth Clifford
Kumon Recommended Reading Level D
Your children will love reading this adventure-filled story of two young girls who get trapped in a library during a blizzard.
- The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
Kumon Recommended Reading Level E
This unforgettable tale of the adventures of Peter, Susan, Edmond and Lucy as they explore the world of Narnia will be sure to spark your children’s imaginations.
- Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George
Kumon Recommended Reading Level G
This Newbury-award winning book will captivate the hearts and minds of your children as they read about Julie’s life with a pack of wolves.
- The Spy who Came in from the Cold by John le Carré
Kumon Recommended Reading Level K
If your children love spies, adventures and suspense, they’ll love reading this classic spy novel set during the Cold War.