Books Jonah Winter Books by Jonah Winter Jonah Winter has written books about: Children's Books Nonfiction Young Adult Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Jonah Winter Critics' Lists: Summer 2013 Field Trip! 10 Books That Will Send Kids Exploring May 31, 2013 Children's librarian Mara Alpert recommends 10 titles that will send youngsters off on brand-new adventures. In these books, kids will learn what baby animals do on their first day of life, what baseball games are like in Japan, and what happens when you read a poem from bottom to top. Field Trip! 10 Books That Will Send Kids Exploring Listen · 7:19 7:19 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/177930647/187460139" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript For Kids, Just Plain Fun Is a Comfort and a Joy November 28, 2006 What kid wouldn't like a comforting, joyful book for a holiday gift? A lot of 'em. For true holiday joy, make sure the books you give are truly enjoyable. Here are suggestions for different ages, stages and interests.