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Reading, Then Writing With Kids

A parent on the experience of watching her son read with, and write a book for, his younger brother, and the benefits of the process.

How to Read Problematic Baby Books

On that moment when the book you're reading to your kid has racist or sexist parts: do you keep going, or stop?

Ode to Library Holds

A reader muses on library holds and interlibrary loans, which make books more accessible and their patrons' reading lives more convenient.

What’s up with Baby Board Books?

What's the point of board books, other than giving babies something to chew on?

A Light in the Darkness: JANE, THE FOX & ME

Jane, the Fox, & Me by Emily Arsenault and Fanny Britt is a thoughtful and nuanced look at childhood bullying.

How Mirka Got Her Sword: Yarn, Yelling, and Yiddish in Hereville

Happily Ever After…Without the Kids

Parenting as a Reader

10 Adorable Children Reciting Poems

Kids Should Read Whatever They Want, Whenever They Want

Things Get Broken. Things Explode. It’s a Dinosaur Disaster.

Why I’ll Have My Kids Wait to Read Harry Potter

The 12-Book Program: A Holiday Survival Guide

The Long Summer of Not-Reading

What Would a World Without Libraries Look Like? Kids Have Their Say.