Books, Children's books, Children's Fiction - Action

Book review: Stormbreaker – the first Alex Rider action-packed adventure

Stormbreaker, Alex Rider, Book one 
Anthony Horowitz
Walker Books, 2000
Book type: Children’s fiction – action and adventure
Approximate age: 9+

Book review by Toothy, age 10

I am only ten so this might not be that descriptive, just thought you should know that. (Don’t worry Toothy, you are doing great: Ed./your Mum). So this review is about the Alex Rider book series  by Anthony Horowitz. There are eleven books in the series so far. This review will cover the first book.

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Ten children's books series that are great to re-read Photo by SpanglesPlace
Books, Children's books, Children's Fiction - Action, Children's Fiction - Fantasy, Children’s Fiction - Science Fiction, General Reading Tips

Ten children’s books series that are great to re-read

In this post I want to share recommendations of two great children’s books series that my son is currently re-reading. Thinking about these reminded me of more series that are great to re-read. These are tried and tested great children’s books to get stuck into, read and re-read over and over.

The adventures of re-reading children’s books

There are many benefits for children in re-reading the same books. As well as helping to grasp vocabulary, fluency and confidence, it’s a great way for kids to unpick narratives and become really enthused about characters and worlds. This can especially be the case with re-reading books from a series of children’s books.

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