Redeemed Reader

Welcome! Redeemed Reader is more than a book-review site—it’s a resource for Christian parents and educators trying to navigate the children’s book world. Our goal is not only helping kids find good books, but also teaching them to read with discernment. For more about our mission, see the About page. To find out what we have to offer, check out our Start Here page, and happy clicking!


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Recent Posts

August 29, 2016
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Katie Friedman Gives up Texting by Tommy Greenwald

Middle-graders who swear of texting for one week have to discover other means of communication, with mixed results. Katie Friedman Gives up Texting by Tommy Greenwald.  […]
August 29, 2016
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Emma and Julia Love Ballet by Barbara McClintock

Emma, a young ballet student, and Julia, a professional dancer, simultaneously dance their way through a typical day in this sweet picture book.   Emma and […]
August 27, 2016
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*The Biggest Story by Kevin DeYoung

A vibrantly illustrated retelling of the story of the Bible: Jesus’s redemption of God’s people.   *The Biggest Story: How the Snake Crusher Brings Us Back to the […]