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Further Reading

Here are some books about letters, mail, and the postal service for primary students:

Ahlberg, Janet and Allen: The Jolly Postman and Other People’s Letters

Asch, F. and V. Vagin: Dear Brother

Bolick, Nancy. Mail Call! The History of the U.S. Postal Service

Bourgeois, Paulette and Kim LaFave: In My Neighborhood: Postal Workers

Brisson, Pat: Your Best Friend

Caseley, Judith: Dear Annie

Flanagan, Alice: Letter Carriers

Gibbons, Gail: The Post Office Book: Mail and How It Moves

Greene, Carol: At the Post Office

Harness, Cheryl: They’re Off! The Story of the Pony Express

Hedderwick, Mairi: Katie Morag Delivers the Mail

James, Simon: Dear Mr. Blueberry

Johnson, Jean: Postal Workers A to Z

Kroll, Steven: Pony Express!

Marshak, Samuel: Hail to Mail

Ready, Dee: Mail Carriers

Roth, Harold: First Class! The Postal System in Action

Rylant, Cynthia: Mr. Griggs’ Work

Skurzynski, Gloria: Here Comes the Mail

Williams, Vera: Stringbean’s Trip to the Shining Sea (postcards)

Ziegler, Sandra: A Visit to the Post Office