Grown-Up Reads

Top of the Crop: 15 Great Reads for Fall 2016

You deserve to get lost in a good book, and we’ve scoured fall 2016's new releases for a few recommendations to get you started.


Baby & Toddler


Growing Reader

21 Woof-tastic Children’s Books About Dogs

From all-time classics to new favorites, here are some of the best children's books about dogs for all the pooch-loving kids (and parents) out there.

Fall 2016 YA Books


The 15 Must-Read YA Books of Fall 2016

The YA category for fall 2016 is brimming with books that should appeal to eager readers ready for something challenging and satisfying this autumn.

Author Shari Lapena

Grown-Up Reads

Writing a Parent’s Worst Nightmare: Shari Lapena on Her Domestic Thriller The Couple Next Door

Shari Lapena’s new domestic thriller, The Couple Next Door, revolves around every parent’s worst fear: the disappearance of a baby. We chatted with Shari about the book’s nerve-racking premise and why it has resonated with so many readers.

Fall Books for Tweens


The Most Exciting Middle Grade Reads of Fall 2016

Secret societies, blended families, supernatural adventures — there's much to love in the great group of middle grade books coming out this fall.

When Your Daughter Says Kids Are Mean

Grown-Up Reads

Tips & Advice

What Should You Say When Your Daughter Tells You Someone Is Being Mean to Her?

Author Rosalind Wiseman offers some tips for having a supportive and loving conversation with your child about dealing with aggressive peers.

Fall 2016 Picture Books


Growing Reader

24 Fantastic Picture Books to Read This Fall

You'll find lots of humor, a few penguins, sprinkles of magic, and plenty of wonderful stories in this fall's crop of brand-new picture books.


Tips & Advice

How 10 Minutes a Day Can Tame the Entitlement Trend

Parenting expert Amy McCready shares tips to improve quality time with your kids and keep the “me, me, me” epidemic at bay.

Author Jane Green

Grown-Up Reads

What Jane Green’s Been Reading in 2016

We asked bestselling author Jane Green what she’s been reading, and loving, in 2016. Here are the books that topped her list.

Author-Illustrator Corey R. Tabor


Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Corey R. Tabor

We chatted with Corey Tabor, illustrator of the wonderful A Dark, Dark Cave, about the role public school played in his becoming an artist, how his own backyard adventures inspire him to create art, and more.