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Baby & Toddler

The Best Baby Names from Sci-Fi and Fantasy Literature

From the whimsical to the classic, these awesome baby names are inspired by some of our favorite characters from fantasy and sci-fi books.

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Growing Reader

Chocolate Nut Clusters and The Gruffalo — A Perfect Recipe and Read-Aloud Pairing

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9 Spooktacularly Good Halloween Audiobooks for Families

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Read Globally: 15 Beautiful Books That Introduce Mexican Culture and History to Kids

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Braaaains: 8 Tales of the Zombie Apocalypse for Tweens

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Delightful Bath Books for Kids

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Growing Reader

Looking Back and Looking Up: Finding Solace in Children’s Books Written in Troubled Times

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Brightly Storytime: Goodnight Goon

Get in the Halloween spirit by reading along with Michael Rex's Goodnight Goon, a fun and spooky parody of a classic story!

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17 New Authors of Color Writing Much-Needed Stories for Kids

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Growing Reader

12 Funny and Real Tales of Friendship Gone Wrong for Kids

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