February 23, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Top-Shelf Chapter Book Read Alouds for A New School Year

Looking for books to recommend as read alouds? Our readers and reviewers weigh in on new books worth sharing.

Choice Chapter Book Read-Alouds for a New School Year

School Library Journal’s readers and reviewers weigh in on the best new read-alouds.

Spellbound: Ursula Vernon’s “Castle Hangnail”

Looking for a great read-aloud? Consider Ursula Vernon’s enchanting Castle Hangnail, featuring a 12-year-old who fancies herself a wicked witch but knows almost no magic and only a handful of spells.