What YOU’RE Reading (Book Recs Based On Listener Mail!)

Our inbox is full of listener mail, with your recommendations for great books to read for kids and adults of all ages. Listen to a special bonus episode of Kidliterate as we answer some listener questions, offer our recommendations, AND share the books that you’re reading and loving lately. Join us!

We are part of the Amazon Affilates Program, which means if you click through one of our Amazon links and make a purchase, we earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks!

What you’re reading:

Email us at hello@kidliteratepodcast.com – we’d love to hear from you!

Tablet Apps For Creative Play

Gaming is fun and has its place, but our family loves to use table apps to encourage making and creating, too. Join us for Episode 6 of Kidliterate, where we recommend tablet apps that encourage creativity rather than passive play.

Links we discussed:

We are part of the Amazon Affilates Program, which means if you click through one of our Amazon links and make a purchase, we earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks!

What we’re reading:

What you’re reading:

Email us at hello@kidliteratepodcast.com – we’d love to hear from you!

Board Games & Family Games For All Ages

Two people or ten, little kids to adults, we’ve found card games, board games, and family games that can please a mixed gathering. As always, we discuss what we’re reading lately, PLUS we introduce a new regular segment featuring what YOU’re reading. Join us!

We are part of the Amazon Affilates Program, which means if you click through one of our Amazon links and make a purchase, we earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks!

Links we discussed:

What we’re reading:

What you’re reading:

Email us at hello@kidliteratepodcast.com – we’d love to hear from you!

Podcasts Kids Love (And Parents Too!)

Listening to podcasts is a great way to pass the time on short car rides, and we have a few favorites that entertain our minivan full of both little and big kids. Plus we discuss what we’re reading lately. Join us!

Links we discussed:

What we’re reading:

Email us at hello@kidliteratepodcast.com – we’d love to hear from you!

“Can I Watch This?” (The Hunger Games & Parental Guidance)

How do we handle it when kids want to watch, read, or listen to something that parents think is of questionable appropriateness? We recently read The Hunger Games together – mom and 6th grader – and in Episode 3 of Kidliterate we discuss how we arrived at the decision to do that, as well as what we look at when making these judgment calls in general. Join us!

Links we discussed:

What we’re reading:

Email us at hello@kidliteratepodcast.com – we’d love to hear from you!

Audiobooks For Road Trips

Headed out on the road as a family? We’re rounding up our favorite audiobooks for family listening in Episode 2 of Kidliterate. Join us!

Links we discussed:

What we’re reading:

Email us at hello@kidliteratepodcast.com – we’d love to hear from you!

TV Shows To Watch As A Family

In our kickoff episode we’re talking all about TV shows that make for great family viewing. From reality competition to throwback sitcoms, our picks have been tested by the Powers family and we’re rounding up our favorites for you today. Join us!

Links we discussed:

What we’re reading:

Email us at hello@kidliteratepodcast.com – we’d love to hear from you!