Kidsreads.com is a site that provides a wealth of information about all things pertaining to reading, books, authors and any support material concerning that subject matter. The sites “guide” a character called Booker T Worm, acts as a guide in explaining sections of the site. The is something of a database of sort on materials that children may read – any book – and even discusses various authors and provides audio material as well.
The site has a very basic nature about it. With its enormous amount of material, it does not try to distract or engage visitors with any moving parts and allows anyone to seek out whatever information they desire with little or no distractions. The coloration is very basic as well.
Kudos to the site for trying its best to organize the information in as easy to navigate a path as possible. The reviews section is blocked off into alphabetical order and also provides jump-points for each letter category. The sections for series, coming soon and even the author review are organized in a basic pattern which only serve to enhance the sites value because it makes it easier to find material and information.
Kidsreads is a basic database site that parents, adults and educators will find a very valuable helping tool when considering a child’s reading material. Categorized into very help sections anyone can review a book or author and fins a wealth of information that can only help in any lesson plan or topical discussion on particular materials or authors. The creators of the site must’ve gone through some painstaking long hours to create the site but kudos to them for the help they are providing.