Are you reading ebooks with your kids this summer? I find that my son likes to read both paper and ebooks. Sometimes when I’m trying to get something done, an eBook that reads to him is a big convenience. But we are picky readers. A free eBook is only good for us if it’s a great book. I’m sure you are the same! It takes time and data storage to download an ebook. These are the best free eBooks for kids that passed our test.
1) Oxford Owl (click to right by age to find free eBooks) has 250 free ebooks. You can sort by age, book type, or series.
These are especially good!
Make Your Own Ending Adventure Books for Boys
I pretty much love everything about this book concept:
- It’s based on the very popular Worst Case Scenario books.
- The cast of characters is multi-ethnic, boys and girls, and truly interesting.
- The illustrator, Yancey Labat, used to draw for Marvel Comics.
- It’s a novel, a graphic novel, and an If/Then game all in one. Read more…
Free eBooks for Kids
There are not a ton of free children’s classics for Kindle, but there are some good ones. I suppose the common theme here is expired copyright protection. If you have a Kindle, you might want to consider sharing it with your kids. If you don’t, it’s almost a reason to buy one! Here’s a sampling and here’s the link. Read more…