Best Catholic Homeschool Reading Lists
Top-10 Catholic Homeschool Book Lists
1. Read Alouds for Boys
2. Family Read Alouds
3. Young Adult
Finding just the right book for your high school teen can be a challenge. Here is a great list to help you get starting in building a library for your teen, 100+ Books for the Well-Rounded Catholic Young Adult.
4. Ancient Greece
I’m all about teaching core subjects through living literature. This reading list will bring your history studies to life: Ancient Greece Reading List for Grade and Middle School.
5. Picture Books
Get started in your read aloud journey with these picture books: 48 Picture Books for the Well-Rounded Catholic Child.
6. Read Alouds for Girls
To compliment the boys reading list, here is one just for the girls. Older girls can read these books on their own: Read Alouds for 8- to 10-Year-Old Girls.
7. Advent and Christmas
Here’s a list to save for November: Advent and Christmas Read Alouds for the Whole Family. I recommend keeping a basket just for your Advent and Christmas books in the living room, making the commitment to read one each day.
8. Books for Mom
This is a list for parents. We wrote it almost four years ago and it’s getting to be time to put it out there again: 10 Books to Read Instead of Watching Political Commercials.
9. Classics for Teens
This list was written by Homeschool Connections history professor Dr. Christopher Martin: 12 Classics to Read Before College.
10. Russian History
This reading list was created by Professor Carol Reynolds so that a whole family could learn Russian history together: Russian History: Reading List Pre-K to Adult.
If you’d like to read more about the benefits of reading aloud, see my three-part series: The Joy of Reading Aloud.