Let's Go Fly a Kite...!
Published on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 8:26am
Seven kite flying stories to share with your child
Curl up, get cozy, and read!
By Jez Alborough
JUV E ALBOROUGH
Duck and his long-suffering friends, Frog, Sheep and Goat, attempt to fly a kite and chaos results. Frog is pulled into the sky as the kite flies away. Duck jumps to rescue him. This book is written in rhyming text.
|Kite Day: A Bear and Mole Story
By Will Hillenbrand
JUV E HILLENBRAND
Bear and Mole build a kite and take it out on a windy day, but when the weather suddenly turns stormy there are unexpected consequences for some birds.
By Oliver Jeffers
JUV E JEFFERS
When Floyd's kite gets stuck in a tree, he tries to knock it down with increasingly larger and more outrageous things.
|The Best Winds
By Laura E. Williams
JUV E WILLIAMS
Young Junho does not like to listen to the boring childhood stories that his grandfather tells, but as the two build a kite together, Jinho sees the old man in a new light.
|Olivia and the Kite Party
By Alex Harvey
JUV E HARVEY (EASY READER)
Olivia is throwing a kite party. By the time she makes her kite, the wind is gone. How do you fly a kite without wind? Olivia will find a way!
|Bear and Kite
By Cliff Wright
JUV E WRIGHT
Illustrations and simple, rhyming text follow two bear cubs as they attempt to fly their kite.
By Vera B. Williams
JUV E WILLIAMS
The song a little girl hears describes her kite-flying adventure.