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Best books for kids to read in 2018 to enjoy their holidays

                       In today’s era, children born are technology savvy almost right at birth. Though they learn a couple of things there too but overuse of it can lead to some behavioural issues.

                                          Kids are enamoured with gadgets but let me tell you reading’s benefit are hard to beat. Finding best books for kids is difficult because there are million books available. If one word rings in your mind *WHY?*

                   Let me make it very clear, books are important for your kids as they are in grooming stage. Being a parent its your duty to provide your kid with what is best.


  • Books create warm emotional bonds.
  • Books help kids develop basic language skills.
  • Books are interactive; they demand that kids think.
  • It also develop critical thinking skills, nourish kid’s imagination.
  • Books help to open up, to move beyond self-absorption and connect to people.


                   Now, the next job is to find a good book to gift your kid maybe a slight tricky job. But you needn’t worry, here you will find the best books for kids and then pick which you think your kid will enjoy.

Best books for kids :-


   1.       ‘The Book Of Clouds’ by Juries Kornberg’s :-

                     The Translators are Mara and Richard. This wonderful book about the magic of clouds is full of surprising and original poems,perfect for upper key stage two children either at school or at home.Well, if your kid loves magic then blend it with poems.


2.       ‘Unicorn Academy: Isabel and Cloud’ by Julie Sykes :-

                      Magic, sparkle and unicorns are sprinkled throughout the book.This book deals with what primary school children struggle with- friendship, bullying, jealousy. A bite-sized chapter book that’s ideal for a quick read. If unicorns are your best friend, enjoy the read.


3.          ‘Drawn Together’ by Minh Le :-

                      This one’s been my favourite. Story revolves around a young boy and his grandfather. It is a dazzling picture book that how they bind and communicate over art.Together they create a vibrant and thrilling “world beyond words”.It will help your kid to feel warm emotions.


4.        ‘Geraldine’ by Elizabeth Lilly :-

                      Being a new kid at school is never easy.But its more hard when you’re a giraffe. Geraldine’s outgoing nature wilts when she joins a human school.Things become very difficult for her until she meets Cassie , a human girl. Both girls build up each other confidence and learn to celebrate the things that make them unique.All in all , a very warm, funny, a big hearted and need to say a long-necked tale.A pretty great story to reaming it’s okay to be different.


5.        ‘The Princess and the Pit Stop’ by Tom Angle Berger :-

                     Buckle in and start your engine, you’re in for a wild ride. The princess at the heart of this exhilarating tale is nearing the end of a car race.But with one lap to go, our favourite princess is in last place. Well, this princess doesn’t give up and skilfully overtake others. While the frog commentators narrate the whole race. This book is really good for your kids to teach them to never give up.


6.     ‘ We don’t eat our classmates’ by Ryan Higgins :-

                   Hilarious tale of Penelope who just can’t stop gobbling up her human classmates. She is trying to fit in school. But her fellow students are reluctant to get chummy  with a kid eating- dinosaur.She realizes in order to make friends, she need to turn the tables. Prepare for a lot of giggles while reading this delightful tale.

                                        That’s all up for today.So, grab the best book for your kid from the list and enjoy the read or you can let them enjoy on their own. Happy reading.



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