Feb 11, 2014
11:07 AMMK Memo
Gold Medal Kids' Reads
Our friends at Scholastic have Olympic fever. In honor of the Sochi games, they've compiled the following list of Gold Medal Reads for all ages.
Dream Big, Little Pig! by Kristi Yamaguchi (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky): ages 4–6
Olympig!: The Triumphant Story of an Underdog by Victoria Jamieson (Dial): ages 5–8
*Polar Bears on Ice by Kate Flanagan (Scholastic): ages 6–8
G Is for Gold: An Olympics Alphabet by Brad Herzog (Sleeping Bear Press): ages 6–9
*Isabelle the Ice Dance Fairy by Daisy Meadows (Scholastic): ages 7–10
Rainbow Magic: Olympia the Games Fairy by Daisy Meadows (Scholastic): ages 7–10
*Ready, Freddy! #16: Ready, Set, Snow! by Abby Klein (Scholastic): ages 7–10
*Jigsaw Jones #29: The Case of the Snowboarding Superstar by James Preller (Scholastic): ages 7–9
Magic Tree House: Hour of the Olympics by Mary Pope Osborne (Random House): ages 7–10
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker: Ancient Greece and the Olympics by Mary Pope Osborne (Random House): ages 7–10
*Geronimo Stilton #33: Geronimo and the Gold Medal Mystery by Geronimo Stilton (Scholastic): ages 8–10
Mystery at the Olympics: Rush for the Gold by John Feinstein (Random House): ages 10 and up
*Candy Apple #23: Ice Dreams (Special Edition) by Lisa Papdemetriou (Scholastic): ages 10–13
Gold Medal Winter by Donna Freitas (Scholastic): age 10–14
Gold Medal Summer by Donna Freitas (Scholastic): ages 10–14
*available as an eBook through Storia®.
All the books listed above are available through Scholastic Reading Club, Storia or bookstores nationwide. Purchases through Scholastic Reading Club support your child’s school and classroom.