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Growing Reader

Tween

Making Mr. Lemoncello Proud: Chris Grabenstein on the Value of Libraries Today

Chris Grabenstein, author of the Mr. Lemoncello's Library series, discusses his own relationship with books growing up and the unique role libraries can play in kids' lives.

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Growing Reader

Tween

Reads for Super Readers: 9 Books for 8- to 12-Year-Old Bookworms

Know a big-time bookworm? These kid-recommended books are perfect for 8- to 12-year-olds who love to read stories about the joy of reading.

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Growing Reader

Tween

Brightly’s Book Club for Kids: Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library is a fun-filled, lightning-fast novel for middle grade readers that's packed with fun puzzles and book references.

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Teen

5 Fascinating Insights into Your Teen’s Brain

If you’re looking to better understand what happens when your kid enters adolescence — and what's going on in their head — check out these expert insights.

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Writing About the Past and Stumbling Upon the Present: Adriana Mather on Reliving History

The more research I did for my books, the more I kept stumbling upon evidence that history repeats itself — a phrase I thought was nothing more than an overused cliché but found was a frightening reality.

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Grown-Up Reads

The Best Grown-Up Reads of October 2017

Celebrate the official start of sweater weather with one of this month’s great reads from authors old and new.

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Growing Reader

Tween

Teen

The Best Children’s and YA Books of October 2017

October’s standouts for kids and teens include reimagined fairy tales, much-anticipated sequels, exciting debuts, and new reads from some favorite authors.

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Tween

Teen

Books Like Holes: 12 Imaginative and Adventurous Next-Reads for Tweens

Filled with mystery, adventure, humor, and a bit of misery, these books will appeal to all kinds of fans of Louis Sachar's Holes.

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Pre-K

Growing Reader

12 Books About Siblings Getting Along (and Sometimes Not)

In a perfect world it would be all love and unity between siblings. In the real world, not so much. These kids' books are great for exploring all sides of the sibling dynamic.

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Teen

10 Heart-Pounding YA Thrillers to Read This Fall

Keep the lights on! From dark fantasy and mysteries to witches and slasher stories, here are ten new YA thrillers that will keep you reading late into the night.