Conservative books for the little tykes on your list

A reader mailed me a list of books the Waukesha Republican Book Group has put together. Today I’ll post the list for the younger conservatives in your family tree.

For preschoolers:

America Is… by Louise Borden

The series by Peter and Cheryl Barnes:
Woodrow the White House Mouse
The Senate Mouse
The Senate Mouse and the House Mouse
Marshall the Court House Mouse

For grade school-aged children:

By Lynne Cheney:
A is for Abigail: An Almanac of Amazing American Women
We the People: The Story of Our Constitution
Our Fifty States: A Family Adventure Across America
When Washington Crossed the Delaware: A Wintertime Story for Young Patriots

The Children’s Book of America by William J. Bennet
Lessons on Liberty, A Primer for Young Patriots by Peter Lillback and Judy Miller

For High School:

Don’t Know Much About History
by Kenneth C. Davis
50 Rules Kids Won’t Learn in School by Charlie Sykes
Presidential Courage by Michael Beschlos
Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt
Coming of Age in Mississippi by Anne Moody
The Scratch of a Pen: 1763 by Colin Calloway
Lewis & Clark, Great Journey West – a National Geographic DVD
Founding Brothers – a National Geographic DVD

There are also selections for adults I’ll post later.


  1. Just a quick correction, “America Is…” is by Louise Borden.

    Running out to fetch for the 4yo this afternoon.

    “50 Rules Kids Won’t Learn in School” by Charlie Sykes

    Perfect for my 15yo nephew who has recently learned he knows everything and the rest of the world knows nothing….

    Good Stuff Cindy!

  2. Then there are these free online offerings from one of my favorite authors:

    Politics for Kids … Chapter 1

    Politics for Kids … Chapter 2


  3. I corrected it. Thanks, Craig.

  4. For the democrats of all ages:

    Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels: The Communist Manifesto

    Wage, Labor & Capital – Karl Marx

    The list goes on…..

    And here you can download Socialist Readings for Children from the LOC: