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8th Grader Merritt D. Reviews “Burned” by P. C. Cast and Kristin Cast: “A great read and full of suspense, action, and friendship!”

eBook Title: Burned (Book 7 in the House of Night Series) Authors’ Names: P. C. Cast and Kristin Cast Kindle Price: $9.99 Kindle Kids Corner Reviewer Name: Merritt D. Author’s grade level: 8th Merritt’s Review: The Tulsa House of Night, the name and training center for fledglings until they make the change into full vampires, […]

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If you have a Kindle in your backpack, it turns out you also have a great "Notepad" for homework assignments, phone numbers, email addresses, addresses, gift lists and more

If you have a Kindle in your backpack, it turns out you also have a great “Notepad” for homework assignments, phone numbers, email addresses, addresses, gift lists and more

Do you have a Kindle in your backpack? One of these days you will, we think. And here’s some related good news…. When you have a Kindle in your backpack, of course, it will allow you to gradually reduce the weight of all those textbooks you carry back and forth from school each day. This […]

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7th Grader Haley M. Reviews Sybil Nelson’s Priscilla the Great: “Priscilla the Great has to be my all time favorite book!”

eBook Title: Priscilla the Great Author’s Name: Sybil Nelson Kindle Price: $4.99 Kindle Kids Corner Reviewer Name: Haley M. Author’s grade level: 7th Haley’s Review: In Sybil Nelson’s book, Priscilla the Great, main character Priscilla Sumner only thinks her life is normal.  She is a twelve year old in the seventh grade with baby brothers […]

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The Throne of Fire Chapter Sneak Peek! : Kane Chronicles, Book Two

25 Free Kindle Books for Kids

Once a week here at the Kindle Kids’ Corner we will share a list of free kids’ books in the Kindle Store, including free previews, novels, short stories, and textbooks. Here’s this week’s list: The Throne of Fire Chapter Sneak Peek! : Kane Chronicles, Book Two By: Rick Riordan Added: 03/18/2011 4:32:59pm Swashbuckling Fantasy: 10 […]

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Calling

6th Grader Margaret Ruth O. Reviews Calling by K. R. Schulteis: “Once the story plot started rolling, I was personally enthralled and refused to put it down until I was finished.”

(Editor’s Note: This book was a big hit with reviewer Margaret Ruth O. and the price was right at just 99 cents in the Kindle Store! Thanks for a nice job, Margaret! -Steve Windwalker) eBook Title: Calling Author’s Name: K. R. Schulteis Kindle Price: $0.99 Kindle Kids Corner Reviewer Name: Margaret Ruth O. Grade level […]

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Kindle’s Real Page Numbers

Until very recently, one of the things that could take some getting used to about reading books on a Kindle was the lack of page numbers. If a teacher assigned a class to read pages 25 to 42 for that day’s homework, it could be kind of confusing. Or if you were writing a paper […]

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Palace of Mirrors

Elizabeth G. Reviews Palace of Mirrors by Margaret Peterson Haddix: “All girls should read this book”

Original Kindle Kids’ Corner eBook Review by Elizabeth G., Westwood Schools eBook Title: Palace of Mirrors Author’s Name: Margaret Peterson Haddix Reviewer’s grade level: 6th Grade Kindle Price: $5.99 Kindle Kids Corner Reviewer Name: Elizabeth G. Elizabeth’s Review: Margaret Peterson Haddix’s book, Palace of Mirrors, tells the story of a peasant girl named Cecilia. From […]

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