Both of my boys are in the 6th to 7th grade bracket now ( 10 year olds- 13 year olds) and reading is a big focus as it always has been. Finding classic books for 6th graders and 7th graders has been a bit of a struggle, some they love, some they hate, the books below are the ones my boys have loved, many they have read over and over again. They choose books for their own … [Read more...]
Travel Book Recommendations and Reviews
Recommended travel books from our travel blog.
Can We Live Here?: Finding a Home in Paradise A book about a family travel adventure. I finished it last night. It's a journey from London to India and SE Asia and eventually to setting up home in Bali. This couple had a toddler when they set off, she's 8 now, and although she remembers little of her experiences, the author feels they have changed her and enhanced her life. … [Read more...]
I'm going to introduce you to our neighbours and share a book, , with you. I want to let you now about a family with an incredible survival story and an interesting outcome. It's a story that has now become entwined with ours. We met them over the internet and we've ended up neighbours in Breb , Romania. I want you to meet the Ridgleys.Somewhere Different by … [Read more...]
A collection of recommended best scuba diving books, by divers, for divers. We bring together our favourite books from 20 years of diving all over the world. Books on scuba diving and books about diving, mostly factual, giving instruction, telling diving stories or highlighting best dive sites. Buy a Diver a Book! Always look cool. That's the first rule of scuba diving … [Read more...]
With your India trip still months off, what better way to indulge your love for a country and learn a little more about it than by getting lost in a great book. Travel books are a wonderful way to prepare for a trip or to learn more about a country without ever leaving your armchair. Learn about Indian culture, history and traditions with these amazing books about India. India … [Read more...]