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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Brightly Storytime: Uni the Unicorn

Read along with Uni the Unicorn, a sweet story about believing in the fantastic, written by Amy Krouse Rosenthal and illustrated by Brigette Barrager.

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Growing Reader

9 Illustrated Chapter Book Series to Engage Early Readers

As children’s literacy and comprehension skills grow, it can be a challenge to keep them engaged with books that are age-appropriate yet slightly more advanced. These early chapter books with full-color illustrations provide a nice bridge between picture books and chapter books, and keep budding readers entertained.

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Tween

Teen

Books to Buy When Puberty Is ‘Nigh — for You and Your Kid

There are plenty of books that will help you and your tween muddle through puberty armed with facts, funny anecdotes, and a good dose of tender loving care.

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Teen

8 Enlightening and Empathetic YA Novels About Mental Illness

If you’re looking for books to help a teen who’s struggling or to increase your own understanding of mental health issues, these books can get you started.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Teen

The Best Children’s and YA Books of November 2017

November's best new books include beautiful and moving picture books, much-anticipated middle grade novels, and YA reads that will keep you riveted.

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Tween

Behind the Book: Rob Buyea on the Real-Life Moments That Inspired The Perfect Score

"The testing crux of my new novel, The Perfect Score, came to me on a day when there was no school and the teacher/writer in me was home alone."

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Grown-Up Reads

The Best Grown-Up Reads of November 2017

November starts with a candy hangover and ends with a turkey coma, both perfect states for unbuttoning the top button, plumping the pillows, and digesting a great read.

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Tween

The Ultimate Guidebooks for the Minecraft Super Fan

The new, up-to-date Minecraft Guidebooks can help your child expand their skill base and become the most knowledgeable Minecrafter around.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

Children’s Books That Celebrate Strength and Resilience in the Face of Life’s Challenges

Pictures books are a simple, yet powerful tool for not only discussing myriad difficult topics, but also providing kids with models for coping with tough situations of all kinds.

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Baby & Toddler

Pre-K

Growing Reader

Tween

Here, Kitty, Kitty… 20+ Cat Books for Kids

It's almost International Cat Day! We've rounded up some children's books that are, dare we say, purrfect for young fans of felines.