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Books about Parenting that Tell it Like it is

Books about parenting that don't pretend it's all hashtag blessed.

Making Reading Resolutions as a New Parent

How reading resolutions change after having a baby.

What to Expect When You’re Expecting to Read on Maternity Leave

How one reader's life changed when her water broke at 27 weeks.

Parenthood in Science Fiction and Fantasy: a 2017 Trend?

Babies, pregnancy, and parenthood are featuring frequently in this year's SFF. Is it enough to make it a trend?

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?

World Suicide Prevention Day: Books for Parents of Kids with Depression

Being a parent is hard, especially when your child or teen is suicidal. Here are some books that can help.

Reading My Way Through Parenthood

On the books that helped one reader and new parent get through parenthood and escape from the drudgery and responsibility of everyday life.

A Reading List for #shittyhousewife

Books to stay-at-home folks who embrace the #shittyhousewife hashtag.

Why, as a Parent, I’m Finally Starting to Read YA

YA — fiction about a time when kids are seeking agency in their own lives — has been a powerful antidote to one Rioter's barrage of parenting worries.

9 Ways Being A Parent Has Changed the Way I Read

My doctor is 20 minutes late to my appointment? Awesome! I get to finish my chapter.

100 Must-Read Books on Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Parenthood

An inclusive round-up of books about pregnancy and parenthood, just in time for Mother's Day!

Everything I Know About Babies I Learned from the Baby-Sitters Club

Does the Baby Sitters Club tell you everything you need to know about babies and parenting? Well, no, not really.

Secret Benefits of Being Raised By a Non-Reader

How being raised by a mom who didn't like to read helped one book lover.

Reading, Parenting, and Unexpected Milestones

It’s a funny thing about parenting, sometimes the biggest milestones come out of nowhere. And that’s what I’m here to ...

My Kid Only Reads Comics…And I’m Okay With That

I let my son read whatever he wants, and all he wants to read is comics. My son didn’t talk ...