Wild and Free Book Club

ebook 28 Activities to Make Books Come Alive

By Ainsley Arment

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From Wild + Free, a wonderful collection of creative activities for parents, educators, and caregivers filled with engaging and fun ideas to help kids fall in love with literature and reading.
Foster a love of reading in your child with Wild + Free Book Club. An invaluable educational resource curated by Wild + Free families around the world, this full-color illustrated book offers imaginative suggestions for creating themed book clubs for kids. Here are hands-on activities, games, food, and decoration ideas inspired by a carefully chosen list of beloved classic novels, as well as discussion questions about plots and themes that engage kids minds and sparks their curiosity.

Wild + Free Book Club is filled with fun ideas for each book, including:

  • Anne of Green Gables—host a picnic tea party
  • The Secret Garden—craft a terrarium, a secret garden of your own
  • Charlotte's Web—host an old-time country fair
  • The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe—turn your front door into a magical portal to Narnia
  • With step-by-step instructions, lush photography, and family-tested and kid-approved activities, Wild + Free Book Club will help parents and educators inspire children and instill a lifelong passion for literature and the joy of books.

    The Wild + Free Book Club reading list:

    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    Anne of Green Gables

    Around the World in 80 Days

    Black Beauty

    Charlotte's Web

    The Crossover

    Esperanza Rising

    The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate

    Farmer Boy

    From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

    The Green Ember


    The Hobbit

    Island of the Blue Dolphins

    The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

    Little House in the Big Woods

    A Little Princess

    Little Women

    Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

    My Side of the Mountain

    Peter Pan

    Pippi Longstocking

    Robin Hood

    Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry

    The Secret Garden

    The Swiss Family Robinson

    Treasure Island

    The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street

    Wild and Free Book Club