#children’s books

5 Reasons Why We Should All Be Participating in Read Alouds

Reading aloud isn't just for kids' storytime--it's for everyone. Here's why this reader thinks we should all participate in read alouds.

Understanding My Child’s Needs Through Books

This Rioter finally figured out that the books her toddler is choosing to read with her reflect his current interests and his emotional needs, too.

Books for the Littlest Star Wars Fans in Your Life

Even the youngest STAR WARS fan can enjoy some books for their burgeoning fandom.

11 Laugh Out Loud Funny Picture Books Perfect for Reading Aloud

Discover these 13 funny picture books that are rooted in comedy and heart - and perfect for reading aloud with the kids around.

Lunar New Year Children’s Books for Every Family

We’ve rounded up a list of Lunar New Year children's books, so you can spend some time with your family—one of the most cherished Lunar new Year traditions.

Help Children Live Their Best Bookish Life

The best literary life for children includes reading logs, bookish lamps, plenty of bookish decor, and giving/participating in bookish charities.

Two Children’s Book Authors Speak on the Importance of Latinx Characters

On writing Latinx stories for Latinx children.

The 5 Best Middle Grade Book Subscriptions

Let kid lit professionals take the guessing game out of book selection with these age-appropriate and diverse middle grade book subscriptions.

10 Great Picture Book Biographies

This list showcases 10 great recent picture book biographies by and about trailblazing women—get ready to inspire the young reader in your life.

31 Of The Best Kid’s Book Subscriptions

These 31 kid's book subscriptions take the guesswork out of finding excellent children's books, and come right to your door.

7 of the Best Space Books for Kids

Readers of all ages are awed and astounded by space and its many wonders. Pick up one of these children's books about space for a tiny astronaut.

A Bookish Trip Down Memory Lane

A 90s kid turns 28 and takes a bookish trip down memory lane, reflecting on books read at age eight in 1999 and age 18 in 2009.

How Underrepresentation Affects Racial Narratives and American Kids

Taking a look at statistics and conversations around underrepresentation in books and media, and the significant ways it affects kids in the U.S.

7 Beloved Children’s Book Series You Can Listen to on Audio

From Harry Potter to Nancy Drew, here's a look at some adored children's audiobook series you and the kids can listen to right now.

Beyond Hope and Whimsy: Complex Themes in KidLit

Beyond hope, reading children's books is about understanding a complex world from a kid's perspective, and learning about ourselves in the process.