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KidsReads.com
Treasure trove of resources on popular kids' books.
Grade Level: K-2, 3-5, 6-8

http://www.kidsreads.com

CONTENT:
KidsReads offers students information on their favorite books and book series. Author interviews, book reviews, games, trivia, and contests make this site a fun place to visit!
AESTHETICS:
Colorful and kid-friendly, this site is quite appealing. Graphics are related to the literature reviewed and will appeal to anyone who enjoys children's books.
ORGANIZATION:
Each page of the site offers a header with button links to the main areas of the site. A sidebar on the left of each page offers additional links and more information. There is also a top navigation bar with more links.

REVIEW:
The KidsReads site offers book reviews, excerpts, author interviews, and other literature-related information. The site includes reviews of current children's books, along with excerpts and author interviews. The Games section offers word scrambles and trivia quizzes about an abundance of selections. This site is an excellent resource and stimulus for readers in the elementary grades, offering lots of exciting information about authors and books.

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