Baby & Toddler

Books to Help You Share the Things You Love with Your Baby

Part of the fun of being a new parent is imagining how you’ll introduce your child to what you love. From art to cooking to music to sports, these books can help you do just that.


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Baby & Toddler


18 Amazing Picture Books You Won’t Mind Reading Over and Over Again

Stuck in a story loop? Never fear! These tried-and-true, parent-loved read-aloud favorites will stave off boredom and keep storytime fun for you and your little ones.



Growing Reader

An Introduction to Tomie dePaola: Folktales and Fun for Young Readers

Tomie dePaola is one of the world’s most beloved children’s authors and illustrators with over 260 books to his name. These are some of his very best.

Donate Old Books

Tips & Advice

5 Great Places to Donate Your Old Books

Where can you donate your old books where they'll be sure to live a full second life (and not end up in the landfill)? We've found five great places.



My Preschooler Is Desperate to Learn to Read! What Can I Do?

If your preschooler is clamoring to read, you likely know how hard it can be to both nurture their interest and avoid frustration. These practical tips can help.


Growing Reader


Dickens for Kids: 10 Books to Introduce the Great Author to Children

There’s much for young readers to love in Charles Dickens's stories, including wonderfully eclectic characters, thrilling adventures, and oft-heartwarming morals.



Growing Reader

Getting to Know Julia, the Newest Friend on Sesame Street

Author Leslie Kimmelman tells us how the Sesame Workshop team brought Julia, the newest friend on Sesame Street, and her experiences with autism to life.

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Enter to Win a Set of Books by Paul Griffin

We're giving away 5 copies of Saving Marty and Griffin's other middle grade novel, When Friendship Followed Me Home, to add to your home library.

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Growing Reader

12 New Chapter Books for Growing Readers to Love in 2018

Whether you're looking for books to read aloud to your kids or books for independent reading time, here are 12 chapter books to look forward to in 2018.



Growing Reader

Meet the Illustrator: Christopher Weyant

We chatted with illustrator Chris Weyant about his favorite illustration from his new book, My Pillow Keeps Moving, why he’s loving Matthew Cordell’s Wolf in the Snow, and how art helps little kids find their place in a big world.