- Cindy Smith
Thanks again for using our Bookmatch service. I've had a good time
thinking of some fun reads that are a little like The All of A Kind
Family. Here are a few suggestions:
Sidney Taylor wrote some more books about the All of a Kind Family.
These include: More all of Kind Family, Ella of All of A Kind Family
and All of a Kind Family Downtown.
Strudel Stories by Joanne Rocklin.
Seven generations of a Jewish family hear stories of their family history, all told while making apple strudel.
Cheaper by the Dozen by Frank Gilbreth.
No growing pains have been more hilarious than those suffered loudly by the riotous Gilbreth clan. First there a dozen red-haired, freckled faced kids to contend with.Then there's Dad, a famous efficiency expert who believes a family can be run like a factory. And there's Mother, his partner in everything except discipline.
Five Little Peppers and How They Grew by: Margaret Sidney.
The five Pepper children and their mother have been living in poverty since Mr.Pepper died. Polly and Ben come up with plenty of ideas and surprises, but still, the Peppers have never had a real Christmas. When Polly gets the measles, things look even worse...until they come across a boy named Jasper King. The Peppers always know that good times are right around the corner-and this time they are right!
The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsall.
While vacationing with their widowed father in the Berkshire Mountains, four lovable sisters, ages four through twelve, share adventures with a local boy, much to the dismay of his snobbish mother.