5 First Chapter Books For Early Readers

My Father's Dragon-
A silly tale about a boy who who runs off to a make-believe land to save a baby dragon from its captors, My Father's Dragon ($8) includes many black and white lithographs to help ... more 
My Father's Dragon-
A silly tale about a boy who who runs off to a make-believe land to save a baby dragon from its captors, My Father's Dragon ($8) includes many black and white lithographs to help tots make the transition to more text-heavy books. less 
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Thu, Oct 6, 2011 4:13 PM EDT
Read on! Picture books and short stories are great, but as lil ones gain more patience and the ability to retain more information, they are ready to move on to more complex material. Chapter books give tots the opportunity to listen to a story, rather than read it via images, and hold onto it as they make their way through a portion of the book each night. Whether they read it on their own, or they enjoy someone reading it to them, these five books have encouraged kids to develop a love of reading over the years. Check them out!




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