Let's Go Fly a Kite...!

Seven kite flying stories to share with your child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!

Super Duck
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.
"Super Duck" book cover
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.
 
"Kite Day" book cover
Stuck
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.
 
"Stuck" book cover
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.
 
"Best Winds" book cover
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!
 
"Olivia and the Kite Party" book cover
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.
 
"Bear and Kite" book cover
Lucky Song
By Vera B. Williams
JUV E WILLIAMS
The song a little girl hears describes her kite-flying adventure.
 
"Lucky Song" book cover