#children’s

Meeting My Heroes: Mem Fox and Judy Horacek Storytime

Mem Fox and Judy Horacek not only create fabulous children's books, they also deliver a pretty great storytime. One parent offers her thoughts on what made their storytime fantastic.

25 Adventurous Books Like Percy Jackson By Rick Riordan

A list of middle-grade books like Percy Jackson that match the spirit of Rick Riordan's books in adventure, humor, and myth.

50 Must-Read Middle School Mystery Books

Fifty twisty middle school mystery books for the budding sleuth, organized by grade level.

Board Books with a Plot

Board books that aren't boring and have actual plots for storytime.

70 Must-Read Books for 3rd Graders

70 books and graphic novels perfect for delighting and engaging any 3rd grader you may know. These are the best books for 3rd graders you'll find.

Reading Pathways: Julia Donaldson (or, What to Read After THE GRUFFALO)

A mouse took a stroll through the deep dark wood... What do you read after you've memorised The Gruffalo because you've read it so many times? Where on Julia Donaldson's substantial backlist do you turn?

Jack Fell Down and Broke His…or Alternative Nursery Rhymes

A teacher writes about nursery rhymes as great conversation starters for the four-year-old set, and lists 5 alternative nursery rhyme collections and retellings.

The Best Bookish Gifts My Baby and I Received

When I had a baby, we received a lot of books and other bookish presents. Now that we've had a chance to road test them, these bookish gifts for babies (and one for the parents) are the favourites.

100 Must-Read Books About Siblings

Fiction, nonfiction, YA, and children's books about siblings.

25 Biographical Picture Books For National Women’s History Month

Biographical picture books about women in STEM fields, the arts, and social justice, for Women's History Month (or anytime).

7 Children’s Bookstores to Follow on Instagram

Follow the bookstagrams of these independent children's bookstores to find beautiful book displays, general cuteness, and book recommendations.

Children’s Book Gift Giving Guide: Picture Books

The ultimate picture book gift guide!

Giveaway: What Are the Best LGBTQ Reads for Kids?

Come tell us your favorite LGBTQ read for kids and be entered to win win both The Tea Dragon Society and Princess Princess Ever After!

Kids Need Diverse Books, And They Need Diverse Translations, Too

Laura Watkinson is a translator and translation-activist on why kids need to read books in translation, and why we don't have more of them.

Australian Children’s Book Week: Awesome Possum Magic Coins, and Aussie Kids’ Books

Book recommendations for Australian Children's Book Week PLUS there are Possum Magic commemorative coins!