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

December 19, 2015

Newbery Buzz: The Thing about Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin

Betsy and Janie are continuing their discussion of possible 2016 Newbery Award winners.  On deck today is a novel  by a debut author which has already […]
December 18, 2015
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Septimus Heap

Originally published a couple years ago, this post explores one fantasy series for middle grade readers.    You know you have a good book . . […]
December 16, 2015

Newbery Buzz: The Nest by Kenneth Oppel

Continuing our series of middle-grade fiction touted as possible Newbery winners: Janie: Kenneth Oppel is best known for light-hearted steampunk fantasy, like the Airborn series and […]