Mindfulness and Mediation Books for Kids

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Namaste, Young Readers: Picture Books That Introduce Mindfulness and Meditation to Kids

The benefits of mindfulness are numerous. Not just for adults but for kids as well. Here are some favorite children’s books to introduce mindfulness and meditation to kids.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Books That Carry On the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Books can help teach children about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy of equal rights and justice, and prompt discussion about his vision for a better future.

Books for Fans of The Snowy Day

Pre-K

Growing Reader

11 Picture Books for Fans of The Snowy Day

The Snowy Day has been loved by readers since its publication in 1962. These picture books will appeal to fans of author Ezra Jack Keats and The Snowy Day.

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Growing Reader

Tween

Far Out! Author David A. Aguilar On Depicting Never-Before-Seen Outer Space Discoveries for Kids

From alien invasion to asteroids, author David Aguilar uses one-of-a-kind images to explore outer space and the impact interstellar objects could have on our planet.

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Growing Reader

Tween

How to Stay Engaged with Your Reader as They Grow

As our children get older, and are being taught reading in school by professionals, what can we do to stay engaged with them as readers? Here are some tips.

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Tween

Brightly’s Book Club for Kids: The War That Saved My Life

Our latest book club selection is a Newbery Honor winner from bestselling author Kimberly Brubaker Bradley that has received rave reviews from kids and adults alike. We hope you’ll find it as inspiring and engaging as we do.

2017 Grown-Up Reads

Grown-Up Reads

The Best Books of Early 2017

You’ll want to add these fantastic new fiction and nonfiction books to the very top of your 2017 “to read” pile.

Brightly Storytime: Hoot and Peep by Lita Judge

Pre-K

Brightly Storytime: Hoot and Peep

Lita Judge's Hoot and Peep is a sweet story about a pair of owl siblings, making it a perfect read aloud for young siblings and soon-to-be big brothers and sisters, too.

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Grown-Up Reads

How Romance Novels Helped Lift Me Out of My Postpartum Depression

Most of my memories of those years are like sepia photographs, leached of color. But from time to time there were glorious moments of feeling alive — and quite a few of those moments came because of my love for historical romances.

How Kids Can See Success in Their Failures

Grown-Up Reads

Tips & Advice

Win at Losing: How to Help Kids See Success in Their Failures

Author Sam Weinman explains that it's challenging, but crucial, to show children that failure and loss are often experiences we need to grow and learn.