Literature Appreciation, Literature Skill-Builders and Resources - FamilyEducation

Literature

Help your child develop reading skills and an appreciation for literature at school and at home.

10 Best E-Reading Apps for Kids

Whether your child likes reading fiction, non-fiction, magazines, or storybooks, these top-rated apps will help build her own personal library and encourage her love of reading. read more

13 Best Kids' Books Turned Movies

Your favorite children's books are now major motion pictures! Check out which childhood favorites have been turned into movies, and find the perfect one to watch with your child. Then, talk to your child about how the movie and book compared. Looking for more? Use our Book Finder tool to search for new books for kids of all ages! read more

Age-by-Age Guide to Classic Books Every Kid Should Read

Has your child read the classics? Check out a sampling of beloved, must-read books for babies, toddlers, children, and teens, by the likes of Louisa May Alcott, Beatrix Potter, J.R.R. Tolkien, and E.B. White. They're sure to enchant and entertain your child and live on in our libraries for generations to come. Looking for more? Use our Book Finder tool to search for new books for kids of all ages! read more

How Bewitching! 13 Best Books About Autumn and Halloween

What better time to curl up with a good book than the cozy (and spooky) days of fall. Check out our favorite children's books about everything from apples, pumpkins, and autumn leaves to ghosts, goblins, and some not-too-scary Halloween friends for your young bookworm. Looking for more? Use our Book Finder tool to search for new books for kids of all ages! read more

Irish Literature and Folklore Quiz

Take this quiz to see much you know about Irish literature and folklore. read more

Literature Outside the Classroom

If you're unsatisfied with the literature in your child's classroom, take the initiative to pursue the classics on your own. read more

Little Women Quiz: Advanced

See how much you remember about the book Little Women with this advanced quiz. read more

Little Women Quiz: Names

Test your knowledge on the character's names in the book Little Women with this quiz. read more

Little Women Quiz: Quotes

Test your knowledge on the book Little Women with this quiz on memorable quotes. read more

Man Booker Prize Winners

Take this quiz to see how much you know about the Man Book Prize Winners. read more

Poetry Movements and Genres

Test your knowledge on notable poetry movements and genres. read more

Quiz: The Trojan War and the Iliad

How much do you know about the mythic war and Homer's epic poem? read more