Book Recommendations

Books Suggestions from IF's March 2011 Issue


A Sick Day by Amos McGee, by Philip C. Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead


Kekoa and the Egg Mystery, by Tia Monteaux Walls

First to Second Grade

You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You: Very Short Fairy Tales to Read Together, by Mary Ann Hoberman,

Third to Fourth Grade

Fifth to Sixth Grade

Candy Bomber: The Story of the Berlin Airlift’s “Chocolate Pilot,” by Michael O. Tunnell

Seventh to Eighth Grade

As Easy As Falling Off the Face of the Earth, by Lynne Rae Perkins


Yum-O: The Family Cookbook, by Rachael Ray


These books and many others for all ages are available at your public library or you can place a request for titles. You can borrow “all you can carry” for a three-week loan period with your public library card. Please check the Hawaii State Public Library System website for a list of library locations, hours and free family-friendly programs at a library near you at