Reading is an excellent hobby for children. It provides them with fundamental characteristics which will be used later in life and help them develop into phenomenal adults. The list of books for your 8 – 10 year old is endless.
It is important that you fill your child’s library with many different titles so that they have a book to read at their disposal at all times.
If you are looking for a few great titles to offer to your 8 – 10 year old, take a look at the books below. These children’s favorites are sure to become a favorite selection in their library.
1. Dork Diaries 8: Tales from a Not-so-Happily Ever After by Rachel Renee Russell.
This book is perfect for this age group and puts everything into a perspective that little minds can understand. This book makes light of issues that kids in this age bracket face and also offers funny myths, hilarious pictures and lots of fun.
In this installment, Nikki Russell is hit in the head, resulting in some pretty sensational dreams that place her and her friends inside of fairy tales.
2. Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White.
Charlotte’s Web is a classic tale that is still read in classrooms today. Even if your child has read the book with his class, owning his or her very own copy is an essential part of growing up.
This book follows the story of Charlotte who had a beloved pig that she called Wilbur. The mishap, friendship and love of this little girl and her pig are prominent throughout the book.
3. Charlie & the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl.
The movie-turned book follows Charlie on his journeys through the chocolate factory. If your little one loved the movie, the book will be just as amazing. If your child has not seen the movie the book will be an even more special treat.
4. How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell.
First published in 1973, “How to Eat Fried Worms” is a tale of Billy who made a bet that he could eat 15 worms in 15 days.
Billy is determined to make good on his bet, and your child will love reading more about his adventures during those 15 days of worm eating.
These books are available at your favorite retailers. Look for them and be sure to add them to your child’s library at once. They are books they are sure to love.