Today’s kids and teens have to wrestle with many weighty topics. The following books may be useful in sparking conversations about current events. Of all the book recommendations at Modern Classics for Kids, parents may want to preview these ahead of time to determine if the content is appropriate for their families.
Picture Books and Early Readers (listed in order of author’s last name)
- Rhino in the House: The True Story of Saving Samia by Daniel Kirk
- Stepping Stones by Margriet Ruurs, illustrated by Nizar Ali Badr
- Still a Family by Brenda Reeves Sturgis
Chapter Books and Middle Grade Novels (listed in order of author’s last name)