Episode 38: All About Reading Logs

April 8, 2023

In episode 38 of the Your Kid’s Next Read podcast:

All About Reading Logs

Are reading logs for kids necessary? Megan and Allison unpack reading logs for kids – including what they should look like and why your child might be asked to keep a reading log? Plus, Allison has some insights on how writers ‘find’ time to write and Megan has brilliant ideas for book-themed birthday parties.

Books we mention

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Bookmail and TBR pile

‘How to Spell Catastrophe’ by Fiona Wood 

”The Great Fox Illusion’ by Justyn Edwards (out soon)

‘Shadow and the Girl’ by Jeanette Stampone. Illustrated by Demelsa Haughton 

‘Michael Rosen’s Sticky McStickstick’ by Michael Rosen. Illustrated by Tony Ross

‘A Murmuration of Starlings’ by Franny Billingsley 


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