Growing Reader

How Movies Can Help Young Children Enjoy Classic Books

Parents aim to provide their kids with the most enriching experiences possible, which often includes finding alternatives to screen time. …


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A First-Time Parent Reflects on the Magic of Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

One father rereads Dr. Seuss’s Oh, the Places You’ll Go! and reflects on what makes the classic book such a lovely choice for babies, graduates, parents, and everyone in between.

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Growing Reader

Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s Most Wonderful, Whimsical Children’s Books

We’ve compiled a list of what we consider the essential Amy Krouse Rosenthal for your reading pleasure. We hope you love them as much as we do.

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Growing Reader

14 Kid-Approved Books for Advanced First and Second Grade Readers

These books are wholesome enough for a 6- or 7-year-old but also offer depth and complexity that make them thought-provoking and interesting for advanced readers.

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The Legacy of Our Bodies, Ourselves — and How One Book Can Change Your Entire Life

When I first held a copy of Our Bodies, Ourselves in my teenage hands, I had no idea the long, steady force it would become in my life.



The Ultimate YA Summer Reading List — 2018 Edition

Whether you’re hoping to discover some fabulous debuts or read a new story from a favorite author, there is no shortage of good YA titles to read this summer.

Best Seek-and-Find Books

Baby & Toddler


Growing Reader

Hidden Fun! 10 of the Best Seek-and-Find Books for Kids

These seek-and-find books are so great for a long afternoon at home or for road trips because they keep children occupied for a good chunk of time.



The Ultimate Summer Reading List for 9- to 12-Year-Olds — 2018 Edition

What books will entice your busy tweens to read this summer? The outstanding titles on this list offer something for every kind of 9- to 12-year-old reader!